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The death has occurred of

Kitty Ryan

The death has occurred of Kitty Ryan (nee Shanahan, formerly Bishopswood), Barnane, Templemore, Co. Tipperary, 30th of November 2021, Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, in Portlaoise hospital after a short illness. Kitty, beloved wife of the late James, dear mother of Thomas, John, Kathleen and Ann-Marie. Predeceased by her siblings Martin, Liam, Nora, Agnes, Peggy and Maureen.

Will be dearly missed by her family, brother Mick-Joe, her sons-in-law PJ and James, adored grandchildren Jack, Emma, Lisa, Jamie and Cian, nieces, nephews and extended family, neighbours and friends.

May Her gentle soul rest in peace.

Reposing in Grey’s funeral home Templemore from 5 pm to 7 pm on Thursday December 2nd with removal on Friday to St Mary’s church Drom, for 1pm mass, followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery.

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  1. Denis and Mary Bourke Coolkennedy,Thurles

    Sincere sympathy to Agnes and the Ryan and Shanahan family on the sad passing of Kitty .May her gentle soul rest in peace.

  2. Bridget & Barry O Gorman, Athnid.

    Deepest sympathy to Ann Marie, Kathleen, Thomas and John and on the passing of your darling Mam Kitty. And also to her brother Mick Joe and extended family. Great memories of a lovely lady. May she rest in eternal peace.

  3. Jackie Cahill T D

    Sincere sympathy to the Ryan and Shanahan families on the sad passing of Kitty. May her gentle soul rest in peace

  4. Tom Cullagh

    My deepest sympathy to John, Thomas,Kathleen,AnnMarie and the extended family on Kitty’s sad passing. What a lovely kind lady.May her gentle soul rest in peace and may the Good Lord sustain you at this difficult time.

  5. Michael Lowry TD

    I extend my sincere condolences to the members of the Ryan and Shanahan families, to their extended family members and many friends and to all who mourn the passing of Kitty.

    May her soul rest in eternal peace.

  6. Kinnanes Upperchurch

    It was regret we learned of the passing of your beloved Kitty at this difficult time. Our deepest sympathy to Thomas John Kathleen. Anne Marie brother Mick Joe Shanahan Ryan and extended families. A lovely lady may Kitty rest in heavenly peace reunited with Jimmy and all her loved ones. ‘Codladh samh’ Kitty. Niamh Siobhan Jimmie Fergal Eavan and family. Kinnanes Upperchurch Village.

  7. Marguerite & Ronan Breathnach

    Sincere condolences to John, Thomas, Kathleen, Ann Marie, Mick Joe and all the family on the sad passing of Kitty. Thinking of you all at this sad time.

  8. Pat, Martina, Edel, and Marie Kiely, Gurteenamoe Dundrum, Co Tipperary.

    Our deepest sympathy to Mick Joe, and all the family on the passing of Kitty, May she Rip.

  9. Michael Kennedy Bishopswood Dundrum.

    My deepest sympathy to Mick Joe, and all the relatives of Kitty, May she Rip.

  10. Michael and Caroline Ryan

    Sincere condolences to all the family on the passing of your beloved Kitty, may Kitty rest in peace.

  11. John O Dwyer Drom.

    Sincere sympathy to all the Ryan and Shanahan families on the death of Kitty, may her soul rest in peace.

  12. Edel Kiely and Kevin Lonergan

    My sincere condolences to Mick Joe and all the family on the passing of Kitty. May she Rest In Peace.
    Thoughts are with you all

  13. Michael and Celia McGrath Knocka

    Sincere sympathy to the Ryan family on the death of your Mother Kitty may she rest in peace

  14. Kathleen Quirke, Barnane.

    Sincere sympathy on the passing of Kitty. May she rest in peace.

  15. John and Mairead Fogarty Drom .

    Deepest Sympathy to the Ryan Family .Thinking of you during those difficult days. May Kitty rest in peace .

  16. Katherine Lowry Killea

    My Deepest Sympathy to all of Kitty’s family. Your Mam was a lovely cheerful and friendly lady.
    May her gentle soul Rest In Peace.

  17. James &maunie Brennan Templemore

    Our deepest sympathy to the Ryan family on the sad passing of Kitty may she rest in peace

  18. Tom and Mary Kiely, Borrisoleigh.

    Sincere sympathy to all the family. May Kitty rest in peace

  19. John and Ella Carew

    John and Ella Carew. Clonmel.
    Our deepest sympathy to Mick Joe and all the relatives of Kitty. May she rest in peace.

  20. Josephine and Sean Ryan

    Sincere condolences to Thomas, John, Kathleen, Ann-Marie and their families, and condolences to Uncle Mick. Kitty was a very special Aunt and we will miss her dearly. Rest in Peace Aunt Kitty.

  21. Nora Davern, Rossmore

    Deepest sympathy to Mick Joe and the Ryan family on the passing of Kitty. May she rest in peace

  22. Pat Marian Seamus and Padraic Hally Lower Conahy Ballyragget

    Sincere sympathy to Agnes The Ryan family Mick Joe and all extended families.May Kitty R.I.P.

  23. Seamus and Sarah Corcoran, Currabaha

    Our sincere sympathy to Mickjoe and Kitty’s extended family on her sad passing. May her gentle soul rest in peace.

  24. Rachel Mckeever

    Kathleen and family,
    I am so sorry to hear about your dear Mothers passing.
    May she rest in peace.
    Thinking and praying for you all at this very difficult time.
    Rachel Mckeever

  25. Jim and Agnes Ryan and boys.ballymacady.

    My dear aunt Kitty has left us.I gave all my summers in my childhood on holidays in Barnane.Kitty would have lovely brown bread made and a pot of pineapple jam which I tought was Devine.Her porter cake was delicious. She was so kind and generous and as I’d pack my bag to go back home she always had a gift for me.IThis year I was so lucky to have got the chance to visit her in August and she was in top form.2021 wont be forgotten by all the family.Aunt Maureen passed away in February and now Kitty.We are thinking of you Uncle Mick joe at this hard time for u.Kittys children Thomas John Kathleen and Ann Marie.Her son in Laws PJ and James and her 5 grandkids.We will all miss aunty Kitty so much.I tought the world of her.John was a brilliant carer to her and she was so happy to be able to stay in her own home at the age of 91.Rest in peace dear Aunty Kitty.Jimmy will be waiting for you along with Maureen who has just gone ahead of you.My mother Peggy and aunt Agnes and uncle liam little Aunt Norah and baby uncle Martin.Rest easy Kitty with your loved ones and we will toast to you with your favourite glass of sherry .Sleep softly in heaven dearest aunt.xx

  26. Matt & Phyllis Stewart Barnane

    Sincere Sympathy to Thomas John Kathleen Ann Marie & extended family on the passing of your beloved mother Kitty
    May her gentle soul rest in peace

  27. Michael and Ann Ryan, Drom

    Deepest sympathy to Ryan Family on the passing of your dear mother Kitty. May her gentle soul Rest In Peace. Michael and Ann Ryan.

  28. Michael coonan new row Temple more

    Sincere sympathy to the Ryan and Shanahan Family’s on the passing of Kitty A lovely kind gentle lady may her soul rest in peace

  29. Denis Morrissey rossmore

    Sympathy to mick Joe,and family on the death of kitty R.I.P

  30. Tom and Frances Kenneally

    Sincere sympathy to all the Ryan family on the passing of your mother. May she rest in peace.

  31. Joseph and laoise O'Keeffe Glenough Rossmore

    Sincere sympathy to Ryan family and to Mick Joe on the passing of Kitty, may her soul rest in peace.

  32. Patsi Lynch( formerly Killoskehane)

    My thoughts and prayers are with all who are grieving the passing of Kitty … May she now enoy the peace and love of Heaven.

  33. Susan & Colm Purcell

    Annemarie and all the Ryan family We are so sorry to hear the sad news of your beautiful mam’s passing she is with your dad now. Thinking of you all at this time x

  34. David Coughlan

    My sincere sympathy to John, the rest of the Ryan Family & to everyone that’s mourning for Kitty

  35. Kitty Ryan Boland

    Sincere sympathy to Kitty’s sons, daughters, her brother Mick Joe, grandchildren, all her nieces, nephews &
    extended families on her sad passing . May her gentle soul Rest in Peace.
    Remembering you all in my prayers at this difficult time.
    Kitty Ryan Boland Drombane

  36. pat & alice Kennedy hally cahir

    Sincere sympathy to mickjoe an extended ryan families on the passing of kitty r i p

  37. Jim & Marie Kinane & Family

    Sincere Sympathies to the Ryan Family on the passing of Kitty. May she RIP. Jim & Marie Kinane & Family.

  38. Marie, James Quinn & Family

    Our deepest sympathy to John, Thomas, Kathleen , Ann-Marie, Gran Uncle MickJoe and all the family on the sad passing of our Gran Aunt Kitty, thinking of you all at this sad time, may she RIP.

  39. Johnny & Brigid Carey, Kilfithmone.

    Our sincere sympathies to Thomas, John, Kathleen and Ann-Marie on the death of your mother. May she rest in peace.

  40. Mgt O'Meara (Chiropodist)

    Condolences to you John, Thomas, your sisters, The Shanahan & Ryan families at this sad & lonely time of your beloved Mother’s death,
    Kitty Rest in Peace.

  41. Kitty Ryan Boland Drombane

    Sincere sympathy to all Kitty’s family, her sons, daughters, her brother Mick Joe, her grandchildren, her nieces, nephews & extended families on her sad passing. May her gentle soul Rest in Peace.
    Remembering you all in my prayers at this difficult time.

  42. Michael & Mary Teresa Spillane,Brocka,Ballycahill.

    Sincere Sympathy to Mick Joe and extended family on Kitty’s passing.May you be comforted by happy memories and may Kitty rest in peace.

  43. Jerry and Anne Kennedy Rathleasty.

    Sincere sympathy to Thomas John and the Ryan family on the death of Kitty, may her soul rest in peace.

  44. Marie Kiely & Joesph Carr, Gurteenamoe, Dundrum

    Our deepest sympathy to Mick Joe and all those who grieve the sad passing of Kitty. May she Rest In Peace.

  45. Ita Lane

    To Kathleen, Anne-Marie and all the family. Deepest sympathies on the loss of your Mum. Ita

  46. Tess Gildea (Higgins)

    Sad to hear of Kitty’s passing. We have very fond memories of kitty when we were growing up and staying in barnane on school holidays. She was always very kind to us. May she rip.

  47. Bernadette, Billy and Shanahan family.

    Our sincere sympathy to John, Thomas, Ann-Marie and MickJoe, on Kittys’ recent death. May you rest in peace Kitty, kind and gentle friend. Remembered for your birthday parties, fairy cakes and lemonade. Thanks for the happy memories.

  48. Catherine Ryan, Gurteeny, Borrisoleigh

    My sympathy to Thomas, John, Kathleen Anne Marie, Mick Joe and all extended family on Kitty’s death. May each of you be consoled. May Kitty be now enjoying the fullness of Life and Love. You are all in my prayer at this sad time.

  49. Diane White and family Bishopswood,Dundrum.

    Sincere sympathy to Kitty’s family on your sad loss and also her brother Mick Joe my neighbour. May she rest in peace.

  50. Theresa Dwan. Killoskehane.

    Sincere sympathy Thomas, John, Kathleen and Ann-Marie on the death of your dear mum. RIP. Thinking about you at this sad time.

  51. Christina Clavin

    To Kathleen and Ann Marie and all the Ryan family, my deepest sympathy on the passing of your mum. Thinking and praying for you all at this difficult time. May she rest in peace.

  52. Mairead Kenehan, Brussels

    Sincere condolences to Ann Marie, John, Thomas, Kathleen, and all the family on the sad passing of Kitty. I have very fond memories of afternoons at your home. Kitty was a very gentle kind woman. Thinking of you all at this sad time.

  53. John & Carmel Kiely Barna Galbally

    Sincere Sympathy to the Ryan Family, Kitty’s brother Mick Joe & The extended Family. May Kitty Rest In Peace j

  54. Brendan and Anne McNamara

    Brendan and Anne McNamara Knocka, Drom, Templemore 2/12/2021
    Sincere sympathy to the Ryan Family may she rest in Peace

  55. Nora Sheridan & Family.

    My Deepest Sympathy to John, Thomas, Kathleen, Anne Marie and extended Ryan and Shanahan Families. Kitty was a kind friendly lady. May her gentle Soul Rest In Peace.

  56. John Butler

    John and Elaine Butler,
    Sincere sympathy to Mick Joe and family on this sad passing of Kitty.

  57. John and Elaine Butler

    Sincere sympathy to Kitty’s family on your sad loss and her brother Mick Joe our neighbour.

  58. Josephine Moloney

    Sympathy to the Ryan family on the passing of your beloved mother. Also to Mick Joe, Josephine, Rosemarie and Agnes. May she Rest In Peace. Con & Josephine Moloney, Leugh

  59. Peadar & Joan Purcell Moher Upperchurch

    Sympathy to the Ryan & Shanahan Families on the passing of Kitty RIP

  60. Betty Kennedy glastrigan

    Sincere sympathy to mai mike joe and all the Ryan family on the death of kitty May she rest in peace

  61. Ian and Audrey Davis and family ,Cuguilla, Castleiney

    Deepest sympathies to Thomas, John Paul ,Kathleen and Ann Marie ,on the passing of your dear mother Kitty. Great times I, Audrey, spent in my youth playing with you, AnnMarie ,at your home where I always felt welcome.Great memories with you all growing up. May your mother ,Kitty ,rest in peace .x

  62. Jimmy, Betty Ryan and family, Barnane

    Our deepest sympathies and condolences to John Paul, Thomas, Anne-Marie, Kathleen and all of Kitty’s family at this time. May her gentle soul rest in peace. R.I.P Kitty.

  63. Catherine O' Dwyer and Anthony Behan Killeagh, Cork

    Sincere sympathy to Kitty’s family and especially to our friend and neighbour, Mick Joe. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May she rest in peace.

  64. Kathleen and Gerard Taylor

    Sincere sympathy to the Ryan family on the sad passing of Kitty. Sympathy also to Mick Joe Agnes, Josephine, Rosemary and Mai and Families.
    Kathleen and Gerard Taylor and Family.

  65. Jerry, Anna Stapleton, Castleiney

    Sincere condolences on the death of kitty. A lovely kind lady.

  66. Jim O'Doherty Templemore

    Sincere Sympathy to the Ryan Family on the Death of Kitty. May She Rest In Peace

  67. Noel Quirke.

    Noel Bridie Quirke and family sincere sympaties to Mick Joe and extended families of Kitty’s passing may her sweet soul rest in peace.

  68. Maura Maher, Lacey’s X

    Deepest sympathy to Mick Joe and extended family on passing of Kitty. May she rest in peace.

  69. John & B.Mai Lacey

    Sincere sympathy to Mick Joe and all the Ryan family on the sad passing of Kitty.May she rest in peace

  70. Michael & Kathleen Cahill

    Sincere sympathy to all the Ryan family on the sad death of Kitty. May she rest in peace.

  71. Michael and Mary Dwan

    Deepest sympathy to Kathleen, Ann Marie,Thomas and John on the sad passing of your dear mum Kitty. May she Rest in Peace.

  72. Shane and Marianne white rossmore

    Sympathy to mick joe and all the Ryan family may kitty rest in peace

  73. Lar and Nora O'Brien,Coolgorth,Borrisoleigh

    Sincere sympathy to Ann Marie, Kathleen, Thomas and John and the extended Ryan and Shanahan families on the death of Kitty. May her gentle soul rest in peace.

  74. Sheila Morrissey, Mayfield, Cashel

    Deepest sympathy to Mick Joe and all the Ryan family on the passing of Kitty. May she Rest in Peace

  75. Eileen Coman &family. Gurteenamoe, Clonoulty.

    Sincere sympathy to Mick-Joe and extended family on the sad passing of Kitty.
    May she Rest in Peace.

  76. Mary and Terry Leonard, Monasterevin

    Sincere condolences to Mick Joe, and the Ryan family on the sad passing of your dear Kitty. May she rest in eternal peace.

  77. Tom and Minnie Comerford Dundrum

    Sincere sympathy to Mick Joe and all the family.
    May Kitty Rest in Peace.

  78. Mary Maher, Knocka

    Sincere sympathy to the Ryan family on the sad passing of Kitty. May she rest in peace.

  79. Ryan (Castle) Family. Mohera Annacarty.

    Sincere Sympathy to the Ryan Family on the death of Kitty, also to her Brother Mick Joe , nieces and nephews. May she rest in peace.

  80. Eamon McGee

    Sincere sympathy to Kathleen, Ann-Marie and all your family on the sad passing of your dear mum. May she rest in peace.

  81. Marion, Francis & Donal Ryan

    Sympathy to Mick-Joe and all her relatives.

  82. Seamus and Josie Moloney, Barnane

    Sincere sympathy to the Ryan family on the sad passing of Kitty, she was a lovely lady and may her gentle soul rest in peace

  83. John and Marie Collins Knocka.

    Sincere Sympathy to Thomas and all of the Ryan Family on the Passing of your dear Mam, a lovely kind and friendly Lady.

    May Kitty Rest in Eternal Peace.

  84. Willie and Anne Staunton galbally

    Sincere sympathy to mai mike joe and all the Ryan family on the death of kitty May she rest in peace

  85. Willie and Anne Staunton galbally

    Sincere sympathy to mai con and the Ryan family on the death of kitty

  86. willie lowry fishmoyne .

    My deepest sympathy to the ryan family on the passing of kitty may she rest in peace .

  87. Mary & Michael O Toole Waterford

    Sincere condolences to Thomas, John, Kathleen & Ann Marie and to Kitty’s brother Mick Joe and her beloved grandchildren & sons in law on her death. We always enjoyed meeting Kitty and are saddened to hear of her passing.I was a pleasure to have known such a lovely lady who enriched everyone’s lives with her smile and her kindness. Ar dheis De go raibh a hanam dilis.

  88. The cooney family grantstown

    Sincere sympathy to all the Ryan’s on the death of kitty May she rest in peace

  89. Joan O Meara, Killea

    My deepest sympathy and condolences to Anne-Marie, Kathleen, John Paul and Thomas and all of Kitty’s family at this sad time. May Kitty rest in peace.

  90. Jim and mar Healy castleiney

    Sincere sympathy to the Ryan family on the sad passing of kitty may her soul rest in peace

  91. Niamh Crossan

    Deepest condolences to Ann Marie and family on the sad passing of Kitty, may she rest in peace.

  92. Marian Eamon and Joan Butler Bishops Wood Dundrum

    Sincere sympathy to the Ryan family on the passing of Kitty also her brother Mick Joe and nieces may she rest in peace

  93. Donal & Helen Carroll. Gurteenamoe , Clonoulty.

    Sincere sympathy to Mick Joe & all the Shanahan & Ryan families on the passing of Kitty. RIP.

  94. Austin & Mary Ryan, Stuick, Toomevara.

    Sincere sympathy to the Ryan family on the sad passing of Kitty. May she rest in peace.

  95. Andy & Mairead Murray, Upperchurch.

    Deepest sympathies to Mick Joe on the sad passing of your sister Kitty. Sympathies also to her children John, Thomas, Kathleen and Anne-Marie and extended families. May her gentle soul Rest In Peace.

  96. Pat & Marita Carey

    Condolences to Mick-Joe and Ryan & Shanahan Families . May Kitty Rest in Peace.

  97. Maurice and Eileen O Donoghue.

    Sincere sympathy to John, Thomas, Kathleen and Ann-Marie on the passing of your mother Kitty. She was a wonderful person and will be missed by all who knew her. May she rest in peace.

  98. Bridie Carey, Coolnamona.

    Sincere sympathy to John, Thomas, Kathleen and Anne-Marie and extended families on the sad passing of your Mam Kitty. Sympathy also to her brother MickJoe. May her gentle soul Rest In Peace.

  99. Seamus & Kathleen O’ Brien, Ballyboy, Upperchurch

    Sincere sympathy to all of Kitty’s family on her sad passing. May she rest in peace.

  100. John & Lena O'Dwyer

    Our most sincere sympathy to Mick Joe and the Ryan family, May she rest in peace. Michael, John and Lena O’Dwyer, Rossmore

  101. Jerry and Mary Crosse Dundrum

    Sincere sympathy to Mick Joe and all of the Ryan family on Kitty’s death. May she rest in peace.

  102. Ned Ryan borrisoleigh

    My deepest sympathy to all her family and friends.
    MAY SHE REST IN PEACE

  103. Peggy and Donal Ryan, Mough

    Deepest sympathy to Mick Joe and Kitty’s extended family. May she rest in peace.

  104. Gerard & Catherine Kennedy Kilfithmone borrisoleigh

    Sincere condolences to the Ryan family, Rest in peace

  105. Cecilia Ryall (nee Kinane Ardeen Templemore

    Deepest sympathy to the Ryan and Shanahan families on the death of Kitty ,May her gentle soul
    rest in peace.

  106. Agnes Brennan

    Sincere sympathy to John Tomas Kathleen and Anne-Marie and extend family.
    A kind and thoughtful aunt who always had a welcome smile for everyone.
    Will be sadly missed by her brother Mick Joe .
    May her gentle soul rest in peace.

  107. Pat and Mary Buckley and Family Killea

    Sincere sympathy to the Ryan Family on the passing of your Mother Kitty May she rest in Peace

  108. Mc Mahon Family Gurteeny, Borrisoleigh

    Sincere sympathies to the Ryan and Shanahan families on the passing of Kitty RIP

  109. Henry Young &Family Templemore

    Very Deepest Sympathy Is Extended To The Sons , Daughters, The Ryan And Shanahan Families On The Passing Of A True Lady In Kitty.May She Now Rest In Peace And May Heaven Be Her Eternal Home.