The death has occurred of Sean WALLACE
Butterfield Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin

WALLACE — January 26th 2019 (Butterfield Avenue, Rathfarnham, D14) (peacefully) at Orwell Private Nursing home, Sean, predeceased by his loving wife and best friend Colette, loving father of Liz (Melvin) and John; he will be sadly missed by his loving family, his son and daughter, son-in-law Ed, daughter-in-law Maria, grandchildren Emma, Isobel, Christina and Jay, nieces, nephews, relatives and neighbours and friends.

May he Rest in Peace


Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning in the Church of the Holy Spirit, Ballyroan arriving at 10 am proceeding to Mount Venus Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to St Vincent de Paul. All enquiries to Massey Brothers, Templeogue 01 4907601.



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Massey Bros. Templeogue

Templeogue Village, Dublin 6W, D6W AC82

Massey Bros. Templeogue

Templeogue Village,
Dublin 6W, D6W AC82

Tel: 01 490 7601
International Phone: 01 490 7601
Out of hours tel (24/7): 01 453 3333

E: [email protected]

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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.


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