The death has occurred of

Josephine (Jo) Fitzgerald née Heskin,

Cork Road, Waterford
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Date Posted
Date of Passing
21 November 2023
Date of Funeral
24 November 2023
Funeral Venue
St. John's Church, Parnell Street

Tuesday 23rd November 2023

Formerly of Ballyduff Upper.

Late of Fitzgerald’s Butchers, Barrack Street

Predeceased by her parents Denis and Hannah and her siblings.

Jo will be sadly missed by her beloved husband Tom, her loving children Maurice, Siobhán and Jill, sons-in-law Mark and Brian, adored granddaughter Kate, sister Betty, brothers Denis and Martin,  brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May Her Gentle Soul Rest in Peace

Reposing at Thompsons Funeral Home, Barrack Street, Waterford on Thursday (23rd November) from 7 pm to 8:30 pm with vigil prayers and rosary at 8 pm

Funeral Mass on Friday in St. John’s Church at 9:30 am followed by burial in Butlerstown Cemetery.

 Jo’s Funeral cortége will be passing her residence on Friday en route to the Cemetery.

Family flowers only please, donations if desired to the Friends of St Patrick’s, Waterford by following the link below:

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Book of Condolence: A message of sympathy can be left in the condolence section below. The Fitzgerald and Heskin family appreciates your sympathy, support and understanding at this difficult time. Sympathy cards can be posted to Robert Thompson Funeral Directors, Barrack Street, Waterford.

 

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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

    Brenda

    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.

    Butler

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

    Graeme