• on 12th December, 2023

Death notice: Desmond (Dessie) Drury

The death has occurred of

Desmond (Dessie) Drury

Balally, Dublin

Desmond (Dessie) Drury (Balally, Dundrum, Dublin) – December 9th, 2023 peacefully in the loving care of his family and staff at Foxrock Nursing Home.
Predeceased by his loving wife Sheila, his parents Thomas and Catherine, siblings Tommy, Maura, Betty, Christopher, Noel, Seán and Andy.

Dessie will be sadly missed by his children, Elaine, Maria and Paul; sons-in-law Jim and Terry and daughter-in-law Sharon; sister-in-law Celine; grandchildren Alanna, Seán, Robert and Laura; and his nieces, nephews, family, relatives and friends.

Dessie will repose at JP Ward & Sons Funeral Home, Sandyford Village on Tuesday evening (Dec 12th) from 5pm to 7pm. Removal on Wednesday morning (Dec 13th) to the Church of the Ascension of the Lord, Balally arriving for 10am Mass, followed thereafter to Deans Grange Cemetery.

Click here at 10am on Wednesday morning to view live streaming of Funeral Mass.

Family flowers only please. Donations, in lieu, would be appreciated by the family to the Alzheimer Society of Ireland. Click Donate Alzheimer Society to donate online or you may choose to use the donation box which will be provided at the church.

House private please.


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