Kathleen Swaine was described at her funeral Mass as ‘a cross between Marilyn Monroe and Sue Ellen Ewing, but smarter and more fun’.

This article is one of a series about people who have died with coronavirus in Ireland and among the diaspora. Read more at irishtimes.com/covid-19-li(...)

Paintbox home: Geraldine O’Riordan in front of a wall painted for her grandchild. Photograph: Clare Keogh

At first sight Geraldine O’Riordan’s home, on a street in Glanmire, in Co Cork, looks like a regular suburban house. But beyond the front door lies a (...)