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The death has occurred of:

Des (Monkstown, Co. Dublin) - May 1, 2018 (unexpectedly) (Emeritus Professor at Cornell University and latterly UCD), greatly, greatly loved and cherished husband of Deirdre (Boland), adoring father of Chantelle, Shevawn and Emma-Jean, we are all devastated by the sudden loss of Des who was an extraordinary presence in all of our lives, a profound loss to his sisters Cora and Renée; sadly missed by his grandchildren, sons-in-law, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, friends and colleagues. Funeral Mass at 11.30 o'c. on Saturday (May 5) in St. Patrick’s Church, Monkstown, followed by cremation in the Victorian Chapel, Mount Jerome Crematorium, Harold’s Cross, Dublin 6W. House private. All enquiries to Carnegies Funeral Directors, The Crescent, Monkstown, Ph: 01 280 8882. “May the flight of angels protect him and accompany him to his rest.”

Funeral Details

Service Date & Time

05 May 2018, 11.30O'Clock

Service Location

St. Patrick’s Church, Monkstown, , Dublin


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