Tributes paid to 'lovely lady' Claire McDonald of Carlow who has passed away peacefully

Rest in Peace

Darren Hassett


Darren Hassett


Carlow Carlow Carlow

Rest in Peace

Tributes have been paid to "lovely lady" Claire McDonald of Carlow who has passed away peacefully.

Claire MacDonald (née Ryan), former I.P.P.A and Carlow Institute of further Education, of 2 Pinewood Avenue, Carlow, passed away peacefully, at St Vincent’s Private Hospital, on September 15, 2019.

Beloved wife of Joe, much loved mother of Paul and Ann Marie and cherished sister of Liam, Anthony, Betty (Regan) and the late Carmel (Pierce).

She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, son, daughter, grandchildren Jake and Caitlin, son-in-law Mat, Paul’s partner Margaret, brothers, sister, sister-in-law Eileen, brother-in-law Gerry, John, Paddy, Brendan, nephews, nieces, cousins, extended family, good neighbours and her wide circle of friends. 

Reposing at Carpenter Bros Funeral Home, Barrack St, Carlow from 2pm on Tuesday and Wednesday with Prayers at 8pm both evenings.

Removal on Thursday at 9.45am to The Cathedral of the Assumption, Carlow arriving for Funeral Mass at 10am.

Burial afterwards in St Mary’s Cemetery, Carlow. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Holy Angels Day Care Centre.

In a post on Facebook, New Oak Community Centre described her as a "lovely lady".