THE death has occurred unexpectedly at his home of Declan Murphy, 116 McHale Road, Castlebar.
In his 50s, news of his passing is widely mourned in the community where he was held in high regard.
A son of the late Bernard and Pauline Murphy, he is very deeply regretted by all his family circle, relatives, friends and neighbours, to whom sympathy is tendered.
His remains will be reposing at the Kilcoyne Funeral Home, Thomas Street, Castlebar, this evening (Good Friday) from 6.30 until 8 o'clock.
Funeral will arrive at the Church of the Holy Rosary, Castlebar, on Holy Saturday for Funeral Liturgy at 1 o'clock, followed by burial in the New Cemetery.
May his gentle soul rest in peace.