The death has occurred of Liam Martin
Swords, Co. Dublin, and formerly Carrick West, Laghey, Co. Donegal
Returned to God on 14th September 2023, on the glorious feast of the ‘Exaltation of the Cross’, aged 75 years, following a brief illness.
Liam was predeceased by his beloved parents Sonny and Isabel and dearest sisters Bridie and Maureen. Liam is survived by his dear wife Mary, devoted sons Fr. Oisin Emmanuel CFR and Tomas, daughters Aoife and Sive, Son-in-law Yoichiro and grandchildren Sho, Reika and Kei, loving brothers Tommy and Eugene, Sisters-in-law Mary and Joan, brother-in-law Hugo, extended family, relatives and friends.
Reposing at his home where you are welcome to pay your respects on Sunday afternoon (17th September) from 2pm to 6pm. Removal on Monday morning (18th Sept.) to St. Finian’s Church, Rivervalley on Monday for Requiem Mass at 11:30am. Burial afterwards in Rolestown Graveyard.
Family flowers only. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to St. Francis Hospice who provided exceptional palliative care to Liam in the comfort of his home, the Irish Cancer Society who provided a night nurse in the final week of Liam’s life and Mary’s Meals, Liam’s favourite charity.
Funeral Mass can be viewed online via the parish webcam: https://mcnmedia.tv/camera/st-
The Martin Family wish to express their heartfelt thanks and gratitude for the support, prayers, kindness and generosity of so many, during Liam’s illness.
St. Padre Pio, pray for Liam. May he rest in peace and enjoy his eternal reward.