Gerard (Gerry) Holmes

Blackrock, Co. Dublin and formerly of Inchicore, Dublin 8.

22nd January 2021

HOLMES (Blackrock, Co. Dublin and formerly of Inchicore, Dublin 8) – January 22nd 2021 (peacefully) at home surrounded by his family. Gerard (Gerry) (late of C.I.E.); dearly beloved husband and best friend of Angela, much loved father of Peter, Gerard, Brendan, David and Andrea. Sadly missed by his loving wife, sons, daughter, son-in-law Mark, daughters-in-law Debbie, Barbara, Maria and Kristen, grandchildren Ian, Rebecca, Ben, Dayna, Jordan, Mia, Alex, Jodie and Lottie, his brother Johnny, sisters Terry and Peggy, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. 

May he rest in peace.

Due to government advice regarding public gatherings, a private funeral will take place on Monday (Jan 25th) at 10am at the Church of the Guardian Angels, Newtownpark Avenue followed by cremation at Mount Jerome Crematorium, Harold's Cross at 12.15pm. To live stream the church service click on this link and at the crematorium click on this link  For those who would have liked to attend the funeral but cannot due to Covid-19 restrictions can leave a personal message on Gerry’s Obituary Notice by clicking on the condolence section below.



23/01/2021 by Emma Lally

Angela, Peter, Gerard, Brendan, David and Andrea. We are deeply saddened by the news of Gerry’s death. Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. He was a wonderful man and he will be fondly remembered and sadly missed ❤️ Emma, Trev & Rhys xxx

23/01/2021 by Sheila Fitzpatrick

Dear Andrea - so so sad to hear of your Dads passing. My thoughts are with you and your family.

23/01/2021 by Shakespeare Shakespeare

Andrea, I’m sorry to hear this, your family will be in my prayers. Jim

23/01/2021 by Yvonne durkin and family

A gentleman your dad was Holmsey. Tell your mam I'm asking for her Condolences to all your family The durkins x

23/01/2021 by Deirdre Sweeny

So sad to hear of your loss Andrea.., my thoughts & hugs to you all Deirdre Sweeny

23/01/2021 by Siobhan Hearty

I'm so sorry for loss Angela and Andrea

24/01/2021 by Tim Boland

The times I met your dad both in Los Angeles and Dublin, were a treat, he had great energy and humour, I could see where Bren got some of his great traits. Our thoughts are with the Holmes family and we wish you all a long life. Much love, the Boland’s

25/01/2021 by Barre and Joyce Fitzpatrick

Very sorry to hear of Gerry's passing, our sympathy to his grieving family.

26/01/2021 by Jeanette Taylor

Sincerest condolences Andrea & to all the Holmes family .

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