James (Jim) Kiernan of Greystones Co Wicklow and formerly of Newcastle and C.I.E who passed away on 20th April 2018 peacefully at St Michael’s Hospital Dunlaoghaire in his 85th year. James was the last steam train driver for C.I.E. Predeceased by his son in law Stephen Kinsella. Dearly loved husband of Moira and much loved father of Deirdre, Siobhán, Shay and Dec. He will be sadly missed by his grandchildren Roísín, Pierse, Aóife, Naomi, Karen, Matthew, Sinead and Cody, son in law Paddy, daughters in law Liz and Krisna, extended family and friends.
James will repose at the William Doyle Funeral Home, Kilcoole, from 6 until 8pm on Monday. Funeral arriving to the Holy Rosary Church, Greystones, on Tuesday for 12 noon funeral Mass, followed by interment in Redford Cemetery.