The death has occurred of

Lena (Catherine) Power née Brophy,

O’Reilly Road, Cork Road, Waterford.
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Date Posted
Date of Passing
16 January 2023
Date of Funeral
18 January 2023
Funeral Venue
St. John's Church, Parnell Street


Formerly of Castle Street.

Predeceased by her husband Maurice (Cyril), sons David and Cyril, mother Annie (Brophy) brothers Sandy and Denis, sisters Pat and Betty.


Lena passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family.

She will be sadly missed by her sons Michael, Thomas and Anthony, daughters Paula, Linda, Valerie, Annmarie and Helena, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, partners, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May her Gentle Soul rest in Peace.


Reposing at Thompsons Funeral Home Wednesday (18th January) from 7 pm to 8:30 pm with vigil prayers and rosary at 8:00 pm.


Requiem Mass on Thursday in St John’s Church, Parnell Street at 1 pm followed by burial in St. Otterans Cemetery.


Lena’s funeral cortége will be walking from Castle Street en route to the Church and passing her residence after Mass en route to the Cemetery.


Family flowers only please, donations if desired to the Alzheimer’s Society by following the link below:

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House Private at all times please.


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

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    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 – April 2022

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

    Warren & Family – April 2022

    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 – January 2022

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

    Graeme – January 2022

    Thank you to Thompson Undertakers for their organisation and professionalism. Please accept this acknowledgement as a token of our deep appreciation.

    Tony – January 2022

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

    Bridget – January 2022

    To Michael and all at Thompsons. Thank you for all your kindness and help with my husbands Funeral.  Your professionalism knows no bounds.

    Joanne & Katie – March 2022

    The support from funeral director, John Thompson and his staff, is hugely appreciated. We are thankful for their guidance and support during what was a very difficult time. Breda.

    Breda – 11th April 2022