Category Archives: RIP

Betty Dempsey, RIP

We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Betty Dempsey (née Murray) , sister of Tony Murray who is an active member on our Club Executive. Our thoughts are with Tony, the Dempsey family & Murray family at … Continue reading

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Gerry Christie, RIP

Moorefield GAA would like to send our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Gerry Christie. Our thoughts are with the Christie family- Gerry, Philip, Mary, Helen, Jennifer, Susan and their extended family during this difficult time. Ar dheis … Continue reading

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Peg Whelan, RIP

The Executive Committee and members of Moorefield Club extend sincere condolences to the family of Mrs Christina (Peg) Whelan, wife of the late Alex who was Club President from 1991 to 2012 and who predeceased her in October 2019. We … Continue reading

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Charlie McCabe, RIP

The Executive Committee and members of Moorefield Club extend sincere condolences to the family of Charlie McCabe. The McCabe family have a life long association with Moorefield. Charlie’s father Ted was caretaker of our old clubhouse on Moorefield Road for … Continue reading

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The ‘great-hearted’ Jimmy Cummins- A top-class Moorefield and Kildare Footballer, RIP

The ‘great-hearted’ Jimmy Cummins A top-class Moorefield and Kildare Footballer Jimmy Cummins, the Moorefield, and Kildare dynamo, who graced the playing fields of Kildare and many other counties went to his eternal reward on Monday 1 February, the feast St … Continue reading

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Dale Thorpe, RIP

Moorefield GAA would like to send our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Dale Thorpe who has sadly passed away. Dale was a lifelong Moorefield supporter & got great joy supporting our teams over the years. He was … Continue reading

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Stephen Schwer, RIP

The death has occurred of Stephen SCHWER Brannockstown, Kilcullen, Kildare Schwer (Brannockstown, Kilcullen) – Nov 3, 2020, (peacefully), at the Beacon Hospital, Stephen, beloved husband of Breda and dear father of Brian and Trevor; Sadly missed by his loving wife, … Continue reading

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Moorefield Tribute to Jim McDermott

Moorefield Tribute to Jim McDermott 8.10.1935 – 21.7. 2020 The passing of Jim McDermott at his Páirc Mhuire home in the early hours of Tuesday 21 July breaks one of the few remaining links in the chain of that great … Continue reading

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Garda Colm Horkan, RIP

On behalf of Moorefield GAA Club we wish to extend our sympathies to the family, friends and all members of An Garda Síochána on the brutal murder of Det Garda Colm Horkan. This was a cruel blow to the whole … Continue reading

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Mary O’Brien, RIP

We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Mary O’Brien, wife of Paddy O’Brien who is an active member on our executive committee. Our thoughts are with Paddy, his sons Karl and Stephen, their  family and friends at … Continue reading

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