The death has occurred of

Thomas (Tommy) Kiely

Decies Avenue, Lismore Lawn, Waterford
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Date Posted
Date of Passing
13 October 2023
Date of Funeral
15 October 2023
Funeral Venue
St Paul's Church, Lisduggan

Late of Waterford Crystal.

Formerly of Ashe Road, Waterford.

Predeceased by his beloved parents Thomas and Catherine, his brothers Teddy, Ned and his sisters Mary, Nellie and Tessie.

Tommy will be deeply missed by his heartbroken wife and best friend Ellen, his loving children Derek, Sandra, Mark and Thomas, his ten grandchildren.  Tommy will be sadly missed by his brothers Jimmy, Michael and John, his sisters Betty, Kitty, Margaret and Ann, daughters-in-law Nichola, Laura, Deirdre and Lorna, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, his wonderful neighbours and his many, many friends.

May He Rest in Peace

Reposing at his residence on Saturday from 2 pm with concluding vigil prayers and rosary at 5 pm,

House Private outside of reposing times.

Walking from Fr Gregory Way on Sunday to St. Pauls Church, Lisduggan for Mass on arrival at 11:30 am followed by burial in Kilbarry Cemetery.

Mass will be live streamed by following the link below:

Mass Link

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

Donation Link

The Kiely family would like to give a heartfelt warming thank you to the kind and gentle palliative care staff and for the wonderful respect and kindness Tommy received throughout his illness.

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