Sunday 18 February 2018

Anthony Foley to be laid to rest in Killaloe on Friday

Anthony Foley RIP
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Anthony Foley will be laid to rest this Friday in his family home of Killaloe in Co Clare.

The Munster head coach, who passed away suddenly last weekend while in Paris with the Munster team who were due to play Racing in the Champions Cup on Sunday, will be flown home to Shannon tomorrow (Wednesday).

He will be brought to his family home (private) and will lie in repose at St Flannan's Church, Killaloe, from 1pm to 8.30pm on Thursday. Those who wish to pay their respects to Anthony are asked to attend early while afterwards there will be a private wake in the family home.

The funeral mass for Anthony 'Axel' Foley will take place at 12 noon on Friday at St Flannan's Church with the church reserved for family and friends only. There will be a special area outside the church to accommodate the media.

Anthony will make his final journey to Relig Núa Cemetery, Killaloe, where he will be laid to rest. Family flowers only.

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