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Derek Purcell

Dublin, Blanchardstown

PURCELL, Derek – Longford and formerly of Blanchardstown, Dublin November 15th 2020 (suddenly) Derek, beloved son of the late Ann and Frank, cherished brother of Ruth and the late Gerard and a much loved uncle of Amy and Jack. Sadly missed by his loving sister, brother-in-law Eamonn, niece, nephew, aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and friends. R.I.P.

A private funeral will take place due to government advice regarding public gatherings.

When the current circumstances have passed, we look forward to celebrating Derek’s life with friends and extended family at a later date.

Derek’s funeral Service can be viewed by following this LINK below on Saturday afternoon (21st. November 2020) at 4pm.

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Family flowers only, Please. Donations if desired to the Pieta House.

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Deepest condolences – lost for words

Aoife McKeever (McKeon)Schoolfriend

Truly saddened to hear the hearbreaking news of Derek’s passing. Such a lovely guy. My thoughts are with Derek, and his family; may he rest in peace

Rachel MerriganSchool friend

So sad to hear about Derek’s passing, deepest condolences to his family

Charlie PurcellCousin

Sending Ruth and family my very sincere sympathy on the tragic loss of Derek. May he rest in peace