Funeral Notices

Phena (Josephine) DORAN

The death has occurred of Phena (Josephine) DORAN
Clondalkin, Dublin

Aug 25, 2014

Peacefully, only child of the late John and Kay Doran, Chestnut Rd., Mt Merrion and former staff of St. Vincent’s Hospital, Elm Park; deeply regretted by Eucharia, John, Eóin, Kate and Adam, Godson David, Sr. Betty, cousins, Medical Missionaries of Mary, neighbours and friends.

[sws_clondalkin_map]May she rest in peace

Reposing at Massey Bros. Funeral Home, Clondalkin Village on Thursday with Removal to St. Therese’s Church, Mount Merrion to arrive at 5pm. Funeral on Friday after 10am Mass to Laraghbryan Cemetery, Maynooth. No flowers by request. Donations in lieu to Medical Missionaries of Mary, Rosemount Terrace, Booterstown, Co. Dublin.

Enquiries to Massey Bros. Ph: 457 4455.


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