Cathriona White to be laid to rest next to her father at home in Tipperary this weekend
Published 08/10/2015 | 07:50
Cathriona White will be laid to rest this Saturday at home in Cappawhite, Co Tipperary.
The LA-based makeup artist (30) enjoyed a high profile romance with Hollywood actor Jim Carrey and the actor is believed to be attending her funeral service this weekend.
Her sister Lisa and stepmother Brid flew to California to collect her remains in order for her to be buried next to her late father Pat, who died in 2012 after a 21-year battle with brain cancer.
She will be reposed at White's Funeral Home, run by her family, on Friday evening, with her funeral mass taking place on Saturday morning at Our Lady of Fatima Church. She will then be buried at Cappwhite Cemetrary.
The family have requests flowers only and if donations are desired, to send them to the Simon Community and Circle of Friends Tipperary.
A notice posted online by the White’s Funeral Home in Doon County Limerick, owned by the young woman’s grandfather said: “Sadly missed by her sisters & brothers Lisa, James, Larina, Sarah and Tadhg, stepmother Brid, mother Brigid, grandmother Lily, grandfather James, brothers-in-law John Damien, nieces, nephews, uncles, aunts, relatives & a wide circle of friends.
“Family flowers only, donation if desired to The Simon Community & Circle of Friends Tipperary.”
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The 30-year-old was found dead in her home in LA on September 30 in an apparent suicide.
TMZ.com reports that Carrey has offered to cover all of the expenses relating to the funeral.
Friends of the actor say he is "devastated" by her death and wants to ensure things are taken care of for her grieving family.