The death has occurred of

Claire Phelan

Baldoyle, Dublin 13
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Date Posted
Date of Passing
25 January 2023
Date of Funeral
30 January 2023
Funeral Venue
St Mary's Church Ballygunner

Formerly of Grange Cove, Dunmore Road, Waterford

Predeceased by her beloved mother Maura.

A life so beautifully lived deserves to be beautifully remembered.

Claire a loving daughter, sister, Aunt, partner and friend.

She will be sadly missed by her loving father Michael, brother Tom, sisters Helen and Maria and the Jordan family, partner Paul, sister-in-law Angela, brother-in-law Diarmuid, nieces Paula, Rachel, Jill, Grace and Myah, nephews Fionn and Cillian, Aunt Lena, Uncles Anthony, Pat and Robert, extended family, relatives, neighbours and her wonderful friends.

May her Gentle Soul Rest In Peace.

Reposing at her family residence at Grange Cove, Dunmore Road, Waterford on Sunday from 3 pm to 7 pm.

House Private at all other times.


Requiem Mass in St Mary’s Church, Ballygunner, Waterford on Monday at 2:30 pm followed by burial in the adjoining Cemetery.


Claire funeral Mass will be livestreamed from 2:30 pm by following the link below:

Church Mass Link


Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Breast Cancer Ireland by following the link below:

Donation Link

Claire has requested that we thank all her wonderful friends, family, doctors and all the staff and carers in St. Francis Hospice, Ratheny and Beaumount Hospital, Dublin.

Book of Condolence: A message of sympathy can be left for the family in the condolence section below.

The Phelan family appreciates your sympathy, support and understanding at this difficult time. Sympathy cards can be posted to Robert Thompson Funeral Directors, Barrack Street, Waterford.

Condolence Link

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    Thank you, Michael and his team was very, very nice and understanding. He worked with us, with everything we needed or questioned. He made this time of sorrow go smooth.

    Trish and Mary W

    Michael, John, Martena, Jim, Noel and John Flynn.  Thank you for all of the advice and direction you were able to give my family and myself when organizing all the funeral arrangements. From start to finish we did not have to worry about anything, you covered everything and done all with the most professional manner


    Words cannot express how I feel about Thompsons Funeral Home, First class, expertise, compassion and the ability to make you feel at ease at a terrible and tragic time in our life.  Michael and Martina could not have done enough, any time of the day or night. From talking to the repatriation company and getting

    A Parent

    On behalf of my entire family, we would like to extend our thanks and gratitude for arranging for our father’s final journey home. You consistently insured that all details were addressed and solved every challenge that arose. At a time of great stress, you relieved us of those heavy burdens. We cannot thank you Michael

    Walsh Family, Waterford

    We would like to thank all the staff of Thompsons Funeral Home for their professionalism, kindness and help you provided to the family.

    Rita & Family

    Thank you Thompsons Funeral Directors for their sensitive  and professional handing of all our arrangements. It was very much appreciated.

    Warren & Family

    Michael, I would like to thank you and your team for your care, compassion and respect that you have shown us during our recent bereavement .  We appreciate all you have done for us.

    Margaret B and family

    To:  Thompsons Funeral Directors, we thank you for your professionalism.

    Seamus and his family

    we would like to thank Thompsons Funeral Directors for their guidance, support and professionalism.

    Joanne and family

    We would like to thank the team at John Thompson Funeral Directors for their professionalism.

    Paddy and children

    To John Thompson Undertakers, thank you for your organisation and professionalism, greatly appreciated.


    Thanks to John & Michael Thompson Funeral Directors, it is appreciated so much.