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#RIP

# rip - Monday 2 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Prodigious British author and art critic John Berger has died aged 90 RIP

Prodigious British author and art critic John Berger has died aged 90

Berger’s Ways of Seeing programme changed the face of art criticism.

From TheJournal.ie Shane MacGowan expresses thanks for support after mother's death in car crash RIP

Shane MacGowan expresses thanks for support after mother's death in car crash

Therese MacGowan died after her car struck a wall in Tipperary.

# rip - Saturday 31 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The history books will be full of the foundation shakers we lost in 2016 Obituaries

The history books will be full of the foundation shakers we lost in 2016

The good, the bad, and the controversial: for better, or worse, these people influenced our lives through theirs.

# rip - Friday 30 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge Kate Winslet has shared a lovely story of what Alan Rickman did with his Harry Potter money Snape Snape Severus Snape

Kate Winslet has shared a lovely story of what Alan Rickman did with his Harry Potter money

The first anniversary of the actor’s death is coming up on January 14.

From TheJournal.ie Body of woman in her 80s found this morning after car crash last night RIP

Body of woman in her 80s found this morning after car crash last night

She was pronounced dead at the scene in Cavan.

From TheJournal.ie George Michael: Post-mortem results 'inconclusive' RIP

George Michael: Post-mortem results 'inconclusive'

Police say more tests are required.

From TheJournal.ie Saying goodbye to those we lost from the stage and screen in 2016 RIP

Saying goodbye to those we lost from the stage and screen in 2016

Carrie Fisher, Alan Rickman, Terry Wogan, Gene Wilder RIP.

# rip - Thursday 29 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge Hundreds of Star Wars fans paid tribute to Carrie Fisher with 'lightsaber vigils' last night RIP

Hundreds of Star Wars fans paid tribute to Carrie Fisher with 'lightsaber vigils' last night

The fans raised their lightsabers in honour of Fisher and her mother, Debbie Reynolds.

From TheJournal.ie 'I miss her so much, I want to be with Carrie': Debbie Reynolds' last words after death of her daughter Grief Stricken

'I miss her so much, I want to be with Carrie': Debbie Reynolds' last words after death of her daughter

The 84-year-old suffered a stroke at her son’s Beverly Hills home

From TheJournal.ie Bowie, Prince and Cohen: A year to remember musical genius Loved And Lost

Bowie, Prince and Cohen: A year to remember musical genius

Neither their music, nor their stars, will fade.

From TheJournal.ie Carrie Fisher's mother Debbie Reynolds dies just one day after her RIP

Carrie Fisher's mother Debbie Reynolds dies just one day after her

“She wanted to be with Carrie,” her son said.

# rip - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Writer and 'rare public intellectual' Anthony Cronin has died RIP

Writer and 'rare public intellectual' Anthony Cronin has died

He was 88 years old and is survived by his wife and daughter.

From TheJournal.ie 'Funny and emotionally fearless': Harrison Ford on the late Carrie Fisher RIP

'Funny and emotionally fearless': Harrison Ford on the late Carrie Fisher

Fisher died yesterday evening, days after suffering a heart attack on-board a transatlantic flight.

From TheJournal.ie George Michael's partner who found him dead said 'everything had been very complicated recently' Unexplained

George Michael's partner who found him dead said 'everything had been very complicated recently'

Police described the singer’s death as “unexplained but not suspicious”.

# rip - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie These were some of Carrie Fisher's best moments Remembering A Life

These were some of Carrie Fisher's best moments

Witty, humorous, and always outspoken.

From TheJournal.ie Watership Down author Richard Adams dies aged 96 RIP

Watership Down author Richard Adams dies aged 96

The novel was made into an animated film in 1978.

From TheJournal.ie "She was funnier and smarter than anyone had the right to be": Tributes pour in for Carrie Fisher Memories
From TheJournal.ie Carrie Fisher has died at the age of 60 RIP

Carrie Fisher has died at the age of 60

The actress and author passed away this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Oldest person in Ireland Sarah Clancy passes away aged 108 Sarah Clancy

Oldest person in Ireland Sarah Clancy passes away aged 108

Sarah Clancy died in her sleep at home in Connemara.

Gone too soon: 5 people the rugby world lost in 2016 RIP

Gone too soon: 5 people the rugby world lost in 2016

The game lost a number of current and former players far too young this year.

# rip - Monday 26 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The Royle Family's Liz Smith has died, aged 95 RIP

The Royle Family's Liz Smith has died, aged 95

A family spokesperson confirmed her death this evening.

From TheJournal.ie 'I will never stop missing you': George Michael's partner found him 'peacefully in bed' after his death RIP

'I will never stop missing you': George Michael's partner found him 'peacefully in bed' after his death

The singer died peacefully at his home yesterday afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie George Michael: A life in pictures RIP

George Michael: A life in pictures

The popstar died yesterday, aged just 53.

From The Daily Edge These lovely stories of George Michael's generosity are being shared today RIP George

These lovely stories of George Michael's generosity are being shared today

“Covert acts of extraordinary generosity.”

From The Daily Edge People are rewatching George Michael's brilliant appearance on the first ever Carpool Karaoke RIP

# rip - Sunday 25 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Singer George Michael has died at the age of 53 RIP

Singer George Michael has died at the age of 53

He sold more than 100 million albums across his career.

# rip - Saturday 24 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt dies aged 68 RIP

Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt dies aged 68

The musician had quit performing earlier this year following a heart attack.

# rip - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

31  people that the football world lost this year RIP

31 people that the football world lost this year

Gone, but not forgotten.

# rip - Monday 19 December, 2016

Anthony Foley remembered by BBC at the Sports Personality of the Year awards last night RIP

Anthony Foley remembered by BBC at the Sports Personality of the Year awards last night

Tributes also paid to the late Mark Farren and Ailish Sheehan by the broadcaster.

From TheJournal.ie Hollywood legend Zsa Zsa Gabor dies aged 99 RIP

Hollywood legend Zsa Zsa Gabor dies aged 99

The Hungarian-born actress had a storied career lasting 50 years.

# rip - Sunday 18 December, 2016

25 people the GAA world lost in 2016 RIP

25 people the GAA world lost in 2016

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a n-anam.

# rip - Thursday 15 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Bodies of Irish woman and her son found in London house Ruislip

Bodies of Irish woman and her son found in London house

The pair were found yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Budget Travel founder Gillian Bowler has died aged 64 RIP

Budget Travel founder Gillian Bowler has died aged 64

The businesswoman also served as chairperson for Irish Life and Permanent.

# rip - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Former NFL player dead at 29 after aneurysm RIP

Former NFL player dead at 29 after aneurysm

Former Baltimore Ravens tight end Konrad Reuland has passsed away after undergoing surgery last month.

# rip - Monday 12 December, 2016

Renowned jockey who steered Shergar to Epsom Derby win dies aged 55 RIP

Renowned jockey who steered Shergar to Epsom Derby win dies aged 55

Walter Swinburn also rode All Along to a stunning three-race sweep in North America in 1983.

# rip - Saturday 10 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Restaurant critic AA Gill dies after battle with 'the full English of cancer' RIP
From TheJournal.ie 'Another great loss to Irish letters' - John Montague dies aged 87 RIP

'Another great loss to Irish letters' - John Montague dies aged 87

He passed away at his home in Nice and it is expected he will be laid to rest in Tyrone.

Carl Frampton pays tribute to former opponent who was found dead in Mexico RIP

Carl Frampton pays tribute to former opponent who was found dead in Mexico

Alejandro Gonzalez Jr. was found dead yesterday morning.

# rip - Thursday 8 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie American hero and pioneering astronaut John Glenn dies aged 95 Godspeed This post contains videos

American hero and pioneering astronaut John Glenn dies aged 95

Glenn was the first US astronaut to orbit the earth.

# rip - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Tipperary hurling great Mick Roche has died at the age of 73 RIP

Tipperary hurling great Mick Roche has died at the age of 73

A three-time All-Ireland medal winner with the Premier County, Roche hailed from the Carrick Davins club.