Funeral Notices


The death has occurred of Eamonn COGHLAN
Knocklyon, Dublin

January 20, 2015

Suddenly, while on holiday. Beloved husband of Fionnuala and loving father of Paul, Brian and Stephen; Eamonn will be greatly missed by his brothers Frank, Brian, Declan, Fr. Niall O.S.A, extended family, relatives and friends.

May he rest in peace.

Reposing on Wednesday evening at his family home from 5pm to 9pm. Removal from his home on Thursday morning to St Colmcille’s Church, Knocklyon, arriving for 11am Requiem Mass, followed by burial in Bohernabreena Cemetery.

All enquiries to Massey Bros. Templeogue 014907601.


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.


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