Peter McHenry

McHenry, Peter, USA and late of Terenure, Dublin, 5th September, 2022. Beloved wife of Maeve M, father of Dearbhla and Ruth, brother of Cormac, Niamh and Dairne. Funeral in USA on 9 September, 2022. May Peter rest in peace. Deceased Class Year:1961Date of Death:5th September, 2022.

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Sean Mahon

MAHON, Sean, 25th August, 2022, Templeville Drive, Templeogue, D.6W, formerly of Templeogue College. Peacefully surrounded by his family at Tallaght University Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Mairead, much loved father of Fintan, Ciaran and Deirdre. Sean will be forever loved and dearly missed by his sons, daughter, son-in-law Leonard, daughter-in-law Aideen, Ciaran’s partner Noeleen,…

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Tom Wills

Tom of Scholarstown Park Rathfarnham. beloved husband of Carmel and father of John. Grandad of Abigeal and the late baby Eibhlin. Deceased Class Year:c1966Date of Death:Friday, 3 April, 2020RIP.ie Link:http://www.rip/tom-wills-rathfarnhan-dublin/419296

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Paul Wills

Loving husband of Patricia, daddy of Alison and Tamara. Grandad to 3 bunnies Arron Caela and Annie. Brother of John and the late Tom Deceased Class Year:c1965Date of Death:Sunday, 31 July, 2022RIP.ie Link:http://www.rip.ie/paul-wills-templeogue-dublin/503493

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Gerard McCarthy

Gerard Mc Carthy, Shannon Oughter, Sligo and formerly of Dublin, January 14th 2022, peacefully in the excellent care of North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo, surrounded by his loving family. Predeceased by his brother Diarmuid. Beloved partner of Nora and dearest friend of Brenda, Oisin, Tristan and Cillian. Dearly loved by his sisters Mary and…

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Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke was a younger brother of Fr. Tom Burke O’Carm co-founder of the Young Scientist Exhibition. When he was appointed Principal of Coláiste’ Eanna Vocational School Cabra , he was the youngest School Principal in the VEC Schools. He retired in 1992 from his role as Principal. Deceased Class Year:1952Date of Death:Wednesday, 3 February,…

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Paddy McCann

Dr Paddy trained as a radiologist in the 1950’s & became one of the very early consultants in the then relatively new and small field of Radiology in Ireland. He spent his whole working like between the Mater & Crumlin Childrens Hospital Dublin and served as Dean of the Faculty of Radiology at RCSI. Paddy…

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Laurence Redmond

REDMOND Laurence (Larry) (Shankill, Co.Dublin) – October 26, 2020, peacefully, surrounded by family, in the excellent care of the staff at Blackrock Hospice. Loving husband of Christiane for over 50 years, much loved Dad of Daragh, Liza and Nathalie and deeply missed by their partners Salvatore, Nigel and Sharon. Very proud and loving Grandad to…

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Brian Brennan

Brennan, Brian, (Whitehall, Dublin formerly Pleasants Street, Dublin), died 15th October, (Peacefully) at home, sadly missed by his loving wife Olwen, daughter Jennifer and son Andrew, son-in law, daughter-in-law, granddaughter Aobha, his sisters, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Deceased Class Year:circa 1962Date of Death:16/10/2021RIP.ie Link:https://rip.ie/death-notice/brian-brennan-whitehall-dublin/472968

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Brendan Byrne

BYRNE, Brendan (Sandymount, Dublin 4) January 21, 2020. (Unexpectedly) at St. Vincent’s University Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Aideen, loving father of Tiernan, Clodagh, Tara and Keelan, devoted grandfather of Ryan, Maya, Aryn, Sari, Kaya, Zach and Joshua. Sadly missed by his children, grandchildren, daughters-in-law Beth and Mary, son-in-law Made, brothers, sisters, extended family…

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Edward Coogan

Coogan, Eddie, Churchtown, Dublin, (late of ESB), 8th of October 2020, after a great life and a wonderful last few months in the company of his darling wife Anne, his loving “chips off the old block”, Harry Clarke and Beethoven, Seapoint’s “3-towel Eddie” has reluctantly had his last ramble. Predeceased by his brother Maurice. Joyfully…

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Kevin Byrne

Byrne Kevin (Sundrive Road, Dublin 12), 25th May 2021, peacefully surrounded by his loving family in the wonderful care of the staff of ICU, St. James’s Hospital. Kevin is sadly missed by his adoring partner Jean, his loving family David, Niall, Kevin, Marie-Therese, Raymond and Pauline. His daughters in law Teresa, Kay and Adrienna, his…

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Desmond Behan

Behan Desmond (Des) (28th April 2021) peacefully, in the wonderful care of the ICU staff of Mater Hospital. Beloved husband of Agnes and much loved son of the late Carmel and Paddy. Des will be sadly missed by his stepdaughters Karie and Erin, their children and grandchildren along with his family, relatives and friends. Deceased…

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Michael P. O’Hanrahan

The late Michael O’Hanrahan The death has occurred of Michael O’Hanrahan – (Dukesmeadows, Kilkenny) February 20 (peacefully) at St Luke’s Hospital. Beloved husband of Mary (née Lambert) and loving father of Brendan, Fergus, Conor, Declan and Aengus, brother of Mary and Anne. He will be sadly missed by his family, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives and…

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Manus O’Riordan

Manus was always passionately interested in social justice and contributed significantly in this filed as a Research Economist for ITGWU and SIPTU. Also, he had a comprehensive knowledge of the Irish involvement in the Spanish Civil War, particularly on the Republican Side. Deceased Class Year:1966Date of Death:Sunday, 26 September, 2021RIP.ie Link:https://rip.ie/death-notice/michel-manus-o-riordan-glasnevin-dublin/470919

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Chris Kenny

KENNY Chris (Crumlin, Dublin 12) August 24, 2021 – Suddenly. Beloved husband of the late Saira, and loving son of Christy and Mary. He will be sadly missed by his loving mam and dad, sisters Sarah, Danni and Emma, brothers-in-law Glenn and Niall, nephews Alfie and Charlie, his adored nanny Mary, aunts, uncles, cousins, neighbours,…

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PJ Brady

A fine teacher who had such a positive influence on so many of our lives, encouraging us to attain our true potential. He was a true gentleman who always had time to listen and encourage. He taught English, Religion and History to Leaving Cert Students. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam Deceased Class Year:Teacher…

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Brendan Purcell

Brendan Purcell, Cabinteely, Dublin 18, 28th May 2021. Peacefully in his 92nd year. Much loved husband of the late Ailis (nee O’Shea), loving father of the late Orla. Deeply grieved by his sons Gréag, Colm and Breen, and his adored grandsons Rían and Alex. He will be sadly missed by his daughters in law Valerie…

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John Furey

Furey, John, (late of Foxrock, Dublin, husband of the late Mary) – March 19, 2021, peacefully at home with his loving family; sadly missed by his sons John, Kevin, and Raymond, daughter Ciara, dear friend Dorothy, daughters-in-law, son-in-law, adored grandchildren, brother Paddy, Daughters of Charity, relatives and wide circle of friends. John was a stalwart…

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Brendan Purcell

The death has occurred of Brendan Purcell, Cabinteely, Dublin 18, 28th May 2021. Peacefully in his 92nd year. Much loved husband of the late Ailis ( nee O’Shea), loving father of the late Orla. Deeply grieved by his sons Gréag, Colm and Breen, and his adored grandsons Rían and Alex. He will be sadly missed…

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Con O’Neill

The Association of Retired Commissioned Officers regrets to inform its members of the death of Commandant Con O’Neill, Howth Road and formerly Lennox Street, Dublin. On September 29, 2020, peacefully at home. Cherished soul mate of the much-missed Leolyn and beloved father of Katy, Desmond and Cara. Con leaves behind much loved grandchildren, a lifetime’s…

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A Thank You from Synger

To the members of the PPU and the Golf Society, I would like to take this opportunity to say thank you. For so many of us, the past year has been difficult, we said goodbye to friends and family.  Yet throughout these dark days, the generosity shown by our past pupils has brought hope. Once…

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Captain’s Prize 2017

Our 2017 Captain Ray Martin hosted a hugely successful Captain’s prize day in his home club Edmondstown on Thursday 7th September 2017. An excellent turnout of 42 golfers, including 6 visitors (past pupils of Westland Row, St Columba’s College, Wesley College, Mount Melleray and St Andrews College), played on a pleasant day on a course…

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London Calling

Friday 29th September 2017 – London Past Pupils Lunch Last September, Past Pupil, Conor O’Broin (1982) kindly hosted a lunch in the famously renowned “Reform Club” on behalf of Synge St Past Pupils Union. Conor has kindly agreed to host the lunch again in the Reform Club  on Friday 29th of September next. You can…

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Golfers, save these dates!

Synge Street Past Pupils Golf Society, which was founded in 1948 and whose Captain’s Trophy/Cup was first contested in 1954, have just announced their outing dates for 2017 President’s (Damien Byrne’s) Prize on Thursday April 20th at Grange Golf Club Rathfarnham. Price €65 to include meal, Tee times from 1.30pm – 4pm, Contact Tom Scully:…

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POST BUDGET 2014 BUSINESS LUNCH

A Post Budget 2014 Business Lunch will be held in The Davenport Hotel on Friday 17th October at 12:30. Our guest speaker is Austin Hughes, Chief Economist of KBC Bank. It will be hosted by our incoming President Fergus Flanagan (1982). Along with the Post Budget 2014 Speech, Austin may also do a short Q&A…

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WATER HARVESTING PROJECT

At the 2014 Annual Dinner, we launched a two year fundraising project, with the aim of raising eur20,000 for the purchase and installation of a complete Water Harvesting system, for the roof of the Heytesbury St. School building. The flat roof provides the perfect foundation for this project to provide the majority of the schools’…

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