Death Notices

Kathleen Humphries

Monday, April 5th, 2021

Kathleen Humphries (née Higgins,) Phibsborough, Dublin and Grattan Street.

Kathleen died peacefully, in her sleep at Maryfield, a most caring and nurturing place that has been her home for the last three years. She was a mother, greatly loved and treasured. Her children, Ethel, Gerard, Matt, and Colm and their loved ones Gwen, Sandra and Fintan know that a part of them goes with her. She will be greatly missed. Kathleen is mourned also by three generations of grandchildren, nephews, nieces, extended family, former neighbours, fellow residents at Maryfield and friends.

Maryfield provided healing care and love for her and the family. It is a place of welcome and even in Covid restrictions, a place where compassion rather than fear was the watchword.

Rest in Peace.

Due to current government guidelines, a private family funeral will take place for Kathleen. Those who would have liked to attend the funeral, but due to the current restrictions cannot, please leave a personal message for the family in the condolence section below.

Kathleen has returned to Colm and Fintan’s home at Maynooth. She will be removed to Maryfield on Monday evening, April 5th and her funeral Mass will take place there on Tuesday April 6 at 11am. The liturgy will be livestreamed at Kathleen will be buried after Mass beside her parents and brothers at St Peter & Paul Cemetery, Portlaoise

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