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A trail blazing News Editor

It was with great sadness that staff and former employees of The Munster Express learned of the untimely death of Priscilla Walsh Noble. Youngest daughter of the late JJ and Josephine Walsh, she was steeped in the newspaper business and, even as a girl attending St Angela’s Ursuline Secondary School, Priscilla was a familiar figure in [...]

Obituary – Priscilla Walsh Noble (Tramore and London)

The late Priscilla Walsh Noble (1955-2015).
It is with deep regret that we record the death of Priscilla Walsh Noble, director and former news editor of The Munster Express. Born in 1955 at Cliff Grange, the Walsh family home in Tramore, she attended St Angela’s Primary School and then went to the Ursuline Secondary School. At school she played tennis and hockey, took [...]

Late Bridie Shanahan

It is with regret that we place on record the death of Bridie Shanahan, Ard-na- Greine and late of the Jute Factory which occurred on Wednesday, March 12th. Her remains were removed from Thompson’s Funeral Home, Barrack Street on Saturday, March 15th at 7.45pm to The Holy Family Church. Requiem Mass was celebrated on Sunday, [...]

Ita Laffan (née Keating), 38 Cork Road

It is with deep and sincere regret we record the death of Mrs Ita Laffan (née Keating) 38 Cork Road who died in Waterford Regional Hospital on Friday January 3rd 2014 in her ninetieth year. Her remains were removed from Waterford Regional Hospital on Sunday January 5th to St John’s Church where they were received [...]

Late Mary Madigan

It is with sorrow that we place on record the death of Mary Madigan, Parliament Street and formerly of Dominick Place which occurred on Thursday, January 9th. Her remains were removed to Ballybricken Church on Sunday, January 12th,arriving at 6.15pm.  Requiem Mass was celebrated on Monday, January 13th at 12.00 noon and burial took place [...]