Gary {Gerald Joseph} Murphy

Name of Person: Gary {Gerald Joseph} Murphy
Date of death: Thursday 18th January 2024
Area: Ardrah, Bantry, Cork
Notice: “Gary {Gerald Joseph} Murphy, a resident of Ardrah, Bantry, Co. Cork, passed away on 18 January 2024 at the age of 64. He was born in Cork City on 22 March 1959 and lived a remarkable life as a father, grandfather, husband, brother, uncle, teacher, traveller, and footballer. Gary’s adventures took him from Ireland to Sudan, Brunei, Hong Kong, Oman, and Qatar before returning home. He will be deeply missed by his wife Martha, children Vanessa, Yasmin, and Darragh, grandson Cillian, siblings Valerie, Stephanie, Jill, and Paul, sons-in-law Pierrick and Stephen, as well as his many friends and extended family. Gary’s funeral service took place at St Finbarr’s Roman Catholic Church in Cork South, and he was laid to rest at St Finbarr’s Cemetery alongside his father, grandfather, and grandmother. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Concern Worldwide in honor of Gary’s charitable spirit and his dedication to education and charity work in places like Sudan and Zanzibar.”