The death has occurred of

Sean (Seanie) Fitzgerald

Shanakiel, Coxtown, Dunmore East, Co.Waterford
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Date Posted
Date of Passing
3 July 2022
Date of Funeral
6 July 2022

Formerly of Woodview, Killea, Dunmore East

Retired Firefighter & Driver Mechanic with the Dunmore East Fire Station.

Predeceased by his father Paddy.

After a long battle, Seanie passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family.

Seanie will be sadly missed and always loved by his beloved wife Debbie, mother Mary (Sissy) (Fitzgerald), mother-in-law Irene (Loftus), his brothers and sisters, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May his kind soul rest in peace.

Reposing at his residence on Tuesday (5th July) from 5 pm to 8 pm.

House Private at all other times

Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11 am in Holy Cross Church, Killea followed by burial in the adjoining Cemetery.

Seanie’s funeral cortége will be passing through Dunmore East Village en route to the Church giving neighbours and friends an opportunity to pay their respects.

Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Waterford Palliative Care by following the link below:

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

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