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The death has occurred of:

Fr. Liam Holmes

HOLMES,Fr. Liam (Bill) (of Murroe (Tubber) and Knockainey / Patrickswell, Co. Limerick), Fr. Liam was ordained to the priesthood in 1978 (Maynooth) and served in Kilmacthomas, London, Bansha, Rome, St. Patricks College Thurles, Cashel, Knockavilla and Knockainey / Patrickswell - May 11, 2020 (peacefully), in the wonderful care of the staff at Milford Care Centre after a long illness, predeceased by his parents Bridget and William and his sister Ann; deeply mourned by his sister Teresa and her husband Pat ODea and his three brothers, PJ, his wife Mary, John, his wife Marie and Tom and his wife Mary; sadly missed by his nieces, nephews and relatives. Greatly supported throughout his illness by Archbishop Kieran, priests and religious in Cashel and Emly Diocese and a wide circle of friends and former parishioners. In compliance with Covid-19 guidelines, Fr. Liams Funeral Mass and burial will both be family only services. The Mass will be streamed live on the internet tomorrow (Thursday, May 14) at 2 o'c., from St. Marys Church, Knockainey and is available to view via the link below. https://player.twitch.tv/?channelavssmemorialservices Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Milford Care Centre or PSPA Ireland. Condolences can be expressed on RIP.ie. Mass cards and letters of sympathy can be posted to Meehan Funeral Directors, Newport, Co. Tipperary. May Fr. Liams gentle soul rest in peace. I measc na Naomh go raibh sí.