# rip - Tuesday 21 February, 2017
Gavin Coyne passed away yesterday while awaiting surgery in Freeman Hospital Newcastle.
The 45-year-old passed away on Sunday.
He was the father of twin sons.
# rip - Monday 20 February, 2017
The Cork-born defender spent a large part of his career with Brighton & Hove Albion.
# rip - Sunday 19 February, 2017
Conan Anderson was fighting for his life in hospital for nearly two weeks.
Tributes paid to “an uncompromising competitor” and “much-loved character”.
# rip - Saturday 18 February, 2017
From her hometown in Co Tipperary to classmates at UCC, tributes have flowed in for the 20-year-old.
# rip - Friday 17 February, 2017
The death has sparked a number of calls to a meningitis helpline.
# rip - Wednesday 15 February, 2017
The 40-year-old was married with two young children.
Palmer-Tomkinson had been diagnosed with a brain tumour last year.
# rip - Monday 13 February, 2017
Tonya McEvoy died after her bike collided with a car near Rathcoffey, Co Kildare yesterday.
# rip - Sunday 12 February, 2017
The collisions happened in Counties Kildare and Galway this morning.
The cause of death was not immediately revealed but the powerful loose forward had apparently suffered from kidney failure.
# rip - Thursday 9 February, 2017
A woman and two men, all aged in their 60s and 70s, died as a result of the fire.
# rip - Wednesday 8 February, 2017
She had been diagnosed with a brain tumour in 2016 but said it had cleared following treatment.
# rip - Tuesday 7 February, 2017
Keith Lawless ran Dillingers restaurant in Ranelagh.
# rip - Monday 6 February, 2017
She dedicated the past three decades of her life to the Leesiders.
The World Cup-winning Springbok scrum-half had been battling motor neurone disease since 2011.
# rip - Saturday 28 January, 2017
The British actor, who was twice nominated for an Oscar, had been battling cancer.
# rip - Wednesday 25 January, 2017
# rip - Monday 23 January, 2017
Daniel O’Keeffe, 8, passed away at Temple Street Children’s Hospital this afternoon.
Owen O’Callaghan became unwell over Christmas.
# rip - Sunday 22 January, 2017
Yordano Ventura died after a car accident earlier today in his native Dominican Republic.
# rip - Thursday 19 January, 2017
The death of Ennis has been described as an “immense loss to the music world in Wexford”.
# rip - Monday 16 January, 2017
The WWE legend’s daughter Sarona, who wrestles as Tamina, confirmed the news on Instagram last night.
# rip - Saturday 14 January, 2017
The former manager passed away on Thursday.
# rip - Thursday 12 January, 2017
The English jockey was responsible for one of the all-time great Aintree finishes in 1973.
'He was like a brother to me. I love you Graham': Elton John leads the tributes to much-loved Taylor
The former England, Aston Villa and Watford manager has passed away at the age of 72.
Tributes are being paid to one of the nicest and most knowledgeable figures in football.
# rip - Tuesday 10 January, 2017
Fans around the world have been remembering the iconic musician today, with a number of concerts taking place.
Whitaker passed away yesterday, age 100.
Reece Cullen was stabbed to death last Thursday.
# rip - Monday 9 January, 2017
The humble civil servant created the blueprint for modern Ireland with his economic policies.
# rip - Saturday 7 January, 2017
“We couldn’t find anything appropriate. Carrie would like that,” her brother Todd Fisher explained.
# rip - Wednesday 4 January, 2017
Wayne Westner won twice on the European Tour.
Kevin Casey was the sports editor at WLR FM.
# rip - Tuesday 3 January, 2017
The 64-year-old became ill during the Red Devils’ 2-0 win at London Stadium.