Monthly Archives: May 2015

Comdt. Billy O’Neill RIP

ARCO regrets to inform its members of the death of Commandant William (Billy) O'Neill of 48 Mayfield grove, Athlone, County Westmeath, on 30th May 2015.

Reposing at his residence on Monday from 2 pm until 4 pm. Requiem Mass on Tuesday in the Church of Our Lady Queen of Peace, Coosan at 10.30am, with burial afterwards in Coosan Cemetery.

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Col. George Murphy RIP

ARCO regrets to inform its members of the death of Colonel George C. Murphy (Director of Artillery 1989-1991) of Jigginstown, Naas, County Kildare on May 28th, 2015 at Moore Abbey, Monasterevin. Beloved husband of Cecily and loving father of Maeve, Nicholas, Etienne, Brian, Ross and Geordan; greatly missed by his wife, children, sisters-in-law, daughters-in-law and son-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing on Sunday at 3 pm at George Mullins’ Funeral Home, Naas, with removal at 6.30 pm to Our Lady and St David's Church, Naas arriving 7 pm. Requiem Mass on Monday at 10 am followed by internment in St. Corbans Cemetery, Naas. Family flowers only please, donations to Moore Abbey.

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Comdt. Gerry Williams RIP

ARCO regrets to inform its members of the death of Commandant Gerard (Gerry) Williams (Air Corps), of Desmond Lodge, Lough Gur, County Limerick on the 24th May 2015 at the Blackrock Clinic after a brief illness. Beloved husband of Trish. Dearly loved father of Jennifer, Shauna and David. Sadly missed by his father Paddy, sisters Patricia, Miriam, Margaret and Joan, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, nephews, nieces, extended family and a large circle of friends. May he rest in peace.

Reposing at Thompson’s Funeral Home, Thomas Street, Limerick on Tuesday evening from 5pm to 6.30pm followed by removal to St Patrick’s Church, Lough Gur. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11.30am followed by Cremation Service at Mount Jerome Crematorium, Dublin at 4pm. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to Milford Care Centre. A special word of thanks to the doctors and nurses of the Florence Nightingale Unit at Blackrock Clinic for their exceptional care of Gerard during his illness.

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Capt. Mick Maher RIP

ARCO regrets to inform its members of the death of Captain Michael (Mick) Maher, Great Connell, Newbridge, Kildare on 16th May 2015. Most beloved husband of Marie, he will be so sadly missed by his children Stephen, Barbara, Fergal and Cormac and their partners, sister Cecilia and extended family. Proud Buddy and Bigdaddy to seven grandchildren.

Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 11am in St. Conleth's Parish Church, Newbridge, with cremation afterwards in Newlands Cross Crematorium. House private. Family flowers only.

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ARCO Subscriptions

ARCO members who paid their annual subscription by pension deduction in March will see a further deduction of €25 for ARCO in their April pension cheque. This additional deduction was caused by an administrative error on our part and Pensions’ Section will refund it in the May pension cheque. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

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