Funeral Notices

Dermot WILLIAMS

The death has occurred of Dermot WILLIAMS
Drimnagh, Dublin 12, Dublin

December 10, 2014

Peacefully at St. James’ Hospital. Relict of Maureen, father of the late Fintan and Brian; Deeply regretted by his sons and daughter, sister and brother, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
May he rest in peace

Removal on Saturday morning from Massey Bros. Funeral Home ‘The Haven’ 177 Crumlin Road to Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, Mourne Road for 11.30am Funeral Mass followed by cremation immediately afterwards in Mount Jerome Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if desired, to ALONE (www.alone.ie).

All enquiries to Massey Bros. ‘The Haven’ (01) 454 1666.

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Update on ease of Government restrictions on funeral services, as of Monday 6th September.


Numbers attending funerals

From Monday 6th September 2021, all funeral venues (including churches, crematoria and other venues) can accommodate 50% of their usual capacity – this will, obviously, vary depending on the venue and our funeral directors will confirm exact capacities with the venues.

Reposings/Wakes

The 50% capacity rule also applies to funeral homes/chapels of repose. However, Irish Association of Funeral Directors is advising its members to take a cautious approach to the re-introduction of public wakes at their premises. From a practical point of view, it may be difficult to manage the numbers attending a funeral home and to prevent an unsafe situation from developing. Families should consider continuing with private reposings for family only or by family invitation instead.

The following safety guidelines should continue to be followed;

  • Mask-wearing in all indoor settings
  • Physical distancing
  • No hand-shaking
  • No condolence books
  • Provision of hand sanitiser
  • Use of directional and safety signage
  • One-way systems in funeral homes where possible
  • Regular hand-washing, coughing & sneezing etiquette and surface sanitising