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Jeremiah (Jerry) O'Connell

Dublin, Lucan

O’CONNELL Jeremiah (Jerry) (retired Garda superintendent) (Lucan, Co. Dublin and formerly of Drumsna, Co. Leitrim) January 15th 2021, peacefully at his home. Jeremiah (Jerry), beloved husband of Elizabeth (Lil), dear father of Marguerite, Niall and Jerome and a devoted grandfather of Aaron, Connor, Ciara and Nathan. Sadly missed by his loving wife, daughter, sons, grandchildren, son-in-law Malachy, daughter-in-law Samantha, relatives and friends. Predeceased by his mother, father, brother and sister.

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

Those who would have liked to attend the funeral; but due to current restrictions cannot, may view Jeremiah’s Funeral Mass online at 11am on Tuesday 19th January 2021 by visiting this link;

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Lisa corbettNeighbour

To marguerite,Niall, Jerome and Lil. Such a hard time for you all. So sorry to hear this news. He was such a gentleman and very respected. My thoughts are with you all at this time. May he rest in peace

Pat Lordanwork colleague

So sorry to hear of your loss in these difficult times.
Jerry was my Sergeant many years ago in Tallaght.
He was a credit to you and all your family, a real Gentleman.

Synnott FamilyNeighbours

To all the O’Connell Family
Very sorry to hear this sad news today. We wish you all the strength you need at the moment and send our condolences. We will always have such fond memories of Jerome Snr. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.