The death has occurred of

Frances (Mary) Daunt

Waterford Nursing Home, Dunmore Road, Waterford. Late of the Cathedral Close Apartments and Holy Cross, Butlerstown, Co. Waterford.
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Date Posted
Date of Passing
29 March 2024
Date of Funeral
2 April 2024
Funeral Venue
Christ Church Cathedral, Waterford

Frances (Mary) Daunt

Waterford Nursing Home,

Dunmore Road,


Friday 29th March 2024

Late of the Cathedral Close Apartments and Holy Cross, Butlerstown, Co. Waterford.

Former Matron of Airmount Maternity Hospital.

Predeceased by her brothers Willie and Harry.

Frances will be sadly missed by her sister-in-law Olive, nephew Des, niece Deirdre, their spouses Susan (Bailey-Daunt) and Billy (Walsh), grandnephews and grandnieces Shannon, Killian, Bevin, Martha and Ronan and Aran, her nursing home family, relatives, and friends.


May Her Gentle Soul Rest in Peace


Reception into Christ Church Cathedral, Cathedral Square, Waterford will take place on Monday (1st April) at 4:30pm, followed by reposal from 5pm with concluding prayers at 7pm.

Frances’s funeral service will take place at 2pm on Tuesday in Christ Church Cathedral followed by burial immediately afterwards in St. Mary’s Church, Kilmeaden, Co. Waterford.

Family flowers only please, donations if desired to the RNLI by following the link below:

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The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to all the Staff and Carers in Waterford Nursing Home who looked after Frances so well, your kindness and support were greatly appreciated.

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