Capt Dara Fitzpatrick, who died along with her crewmates Capt Mark Duffy, Ciarán Smith and Paul Ormsby while on a search and rescue mission in March. Photograph: Cyril Byrne
Rest in peace ... They died in 2017
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  • December 28, 2017, 06:00

JANUARY 8 – Peter Sarstedt, English singer/songwriter – Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)? – age 75 9 – TK Whitaker, economist and former public servan(...)

Maureen Haughey: September 3rd, 1925-March 17th, 2017. Photograph:   Jimmy McCormack
Obituary: Maureen Haughey
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  • March 25, 2017, 06:00

Maureen Haughey, who died aged 91 years, was steeped in politics throughout her long life. She was daughter of Seán Lemass and wife of Charles Haughey(...)

Haughey family members including Seán Haughey (left) and Ciarán Haughey (right) escort the remains of Maureen Haughey at her funeral at Malahide, Co Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/ The Irish Times

Maureen Haughey (91), who died on St Patrick’s Day, used to joke that her late father, former taoiseach Seán Lemass, could never pronounce the word lo(...)

Maureen Haughey with her husband Charles: The couple married in 1951  and had four children, Conor, Ciarán, Eimear and Seán.   Photograph: Peter Thursfield

Maureen Haughey, wife of the late former taoiseach Charles Haughey, has died in Dublin aged 91. Mrs Haughey died on Friday at the Mater Private Hospi(...)

Maureen Haughey has died aged 91. Photograph: Eric Luke

Maureen Haughey, wife of the late former taoiseach Charles Haughey, has died aged 91. Mrs Haughey was a daughter of former taoiseach Seán Lemass and (...)

Businessman Denis O’Brien was among the coffin-bearers, as the remains of PJ Mara, the former government press secretary, were removed to St Mary’s Church, Haddington Road in Dublin. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times.

A Requiem Mass for Patrick Joseph (PJ) Mara, the former government press secretary and Fianna Fáil strategist, has taken place in Dublin. Former tao(...)

Mary and Michael Hession from Newtown, Clogher,  near Claremorris, Co Mayo, embrace their daughter on her arrival home for Christmas at Knock airport. Photograph: Michael McLaughlin

Wearing blue satin and sequins while clutching a teddy bear, Madison McElligott (4) was a princess waiting for a plane. “I’m Elsa from Frozen,”she ex(...)

Millstream on Baskin Lane: believed to have an asking price of €2 million. Photograph: Michael Donnelly

Millstream on Baskin Lane, home to Ciarán Haughey, son of former taoiseach Charlie Haughey, has been placed on the market through Goffs Country Pro(...)

Micheál Martin: “It is ironic that the only party with no direct connection to 1916 is the one most likely to try and abuse it for political purposes.” Photograph: The Irish Times

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has accused Sinn Féin of trying to abuse the Easter Rising for narrow political purposes.Launching his party’s comme(...)

Séan Haughey, the son of former taoiseach Charlie Haughey, said his father’s portrayal in an three-part drama series (where  Charlie Haughey was played by Aidan Gillen above) ‘completely wrong’.

Charlie Haughey’s son has said his family was shocked by the “completely wrong” depiction of the former taoiseach in the recent RTÉ television drama (...)

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