Mourners at the Lakelands Funeral Home in Cavan town where the remains of the Hawe family are reposing. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

Lakelands Funeral Home stands on top of a hill overlooking a shopping centre in Cavan town. From early afternoon, the two roads leading into it were(...)

A women brings flowers to Castlerahan National School, Ballyjamesduff, Co  Cavan. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The first cars started arriving at Castlerahan National School just after 8.30am on Wednesday. The school’s deputy principal, Alan Hawe, killed his (...)

People leaving St Mary’s Church, Castlerahan, Ballyjamesduff, Co Cavan. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The sole Sunday Mass at St Mary’s Church in Castlerahan, near Ballyjamesduff in Co Cavan is at 9am, and this Sunday, Clodagh Hawe and her 13-year-old (...)

Alan  Hawe with his sons Ryan (6), Liam (13) and  Niall (11)

Outside Barconey Heights, a picturesque four-house estate overlooking rolling Cavan hills across a narrow country road, Garda forensic team members we(...)

Castlerahan National School in Ballyjamesduff, Co Cavan where Alan Hawe was a deputy principal: Mr Hawe    was found dead  with his wife Clodagh   and their children Niall (11), Ryan (6) and Liam (13)   in what is being treated as a murder-suicide: Photograph: Eric Luke

Two schools have paid tributes to Alan and Clodagh Hawe, who died along with their three children on Monday in a suspected murder-suicide. Mr Hawe w(...)