Funeral Notices

Arthur WILDE

The death has occurred of Arthur WILDE
Kingswood, Tallaght, Dublin

Wilde, Arthur, Kingswood, Tallaght, September 16th 2017 (peacefully). Beloved husband of the late Noeleen & much loved dad of Patrick. He will be sadly missed by his son, his sister Elizabeth, brothers Hugh & Derek, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family and a large circle of friends.


May he rest in peace


Reposing at Massey Brothers Funeral Home, Clondalkin on Tuesday between 6 o’clock and 8 o’clock. Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning at 10 o’clock in St. Kilian’s Church, Kingswood, Tallaght followed by burial in Newlands Cross Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to the Irish Cancer Society. Donation box in Church. All enquiries to Massey Brothers on 01 4574455.


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