The death has occurred of

Josephine (Josie) Fahey née Giles,

Ballyhoo, Ferrybank, Waterford
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Date Posted
Date of Passing
31 May 2023
Date of Funeral
3 June 2023
Funeral Venue
St Paul's Church, Lisduggan

Late of the Jute Factory.

Formerly of Roanmore Terrace.

Josie passed away peacefully surrounded by her adored family.

Predeceased by her loving husband Stephen, her sister Esther, brother Eddie.

She will be sadly missed by her loving son Stephen, daughter-in-law Michelle, granddaughters Sarah and Emma, her brother Seamus, sister-in-law Eileen, her sister Brenda, her brother-in-law Vince, nieces Kathleen, Ursula, Ciara and Mary, nephews Shay, Kieran and Martin, daughters Martina and Jacinta, son Padraig, partners, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, her wonderful friends and carers.

May Her Gentle Soul Rest in Peace.

Reposing at Thompsons Funeral Home, Barrack Street on Friday (2nd June) from 7 pm to 8 :30 pm with vigil prayers and rosary at 8 pm.

Requiem Mass on Saturday in the St. Pauls Church, Lisduggan at 12:30 pm followed by burial in Butlerstown Cemetery.

Mass will be live streamed at 12:30 pm by following the link below:

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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.