Richard (Dick) Stapleton, Kiltegan, Co. Wicklow; formerly of Clondalkin, Dublin, Stradbally and Timahoe Co. Laois.
The legend that was Dick Stapleton passed away peacefully in the wonderfully loving care of Baltinglass Community Hospital, aged 100 years, 7 months and 4 days on the 6th of January. Predeceased by his lovely wife, Norah. He will be sadly missed by his daughter Kathleen and his son Christy, his daughter-in-law and carer, Mary, and son-in-law, Paddy, grandchildren Lisa Marie, Robert, Jack and Anna, great grandchildren Lucy, Jack (recently deceased), Zoe, Brogan, Madison Norah, Mollie, Ronan and Cillian, sister Bridie (Michigan), brother Tony (London), and as Dick himself said “all my friends”.
Óiche mhaith agus codladh sámh Dick.
Dick will be reposing at his home in Kiltegan (W91YD45) from 2-5pm on Saturday, 8th of January, and 2pm to 5pm on Sunday, 9th of January. House is strictly private on Monday morning. Funeral Mass in St. Joseph’s Church, Baltinglass at 11am on Monday 10th of January followed by a burial in Newlands Cross Graveyard, Dublin at 1:30pm.
We would ask all attending to respect the current COVID-19 guidelines.
Family flowers only. Donations in lieu of flowers to Baltinglass Community Hospital.
Date of Death: Thursday 6th January 2022