Matthew (Matt) Hennessy

Sallynoggin. Co. Dublin and formerly of An Post.

18th June 2021

HENNESSY (Sallynoggin, Co. Dublin) – June 18th 2021 (peacefully) in the care of the staff at the Blackrock Hospice. Matthew (Matt) (late of An Post); dearly beloved husband of the late Evelyn (Eve) and much loved father of Alan. Sadly missed by his loving son, daughter-in-law Linda, grandchildren Jessica and Holly, sister Kate, niece Kathryn, his good friend Celia, relatives, friends and neighbours.


May he rest in peace.


No flowers please. Donations if desired to the Blackrock Hospice, donations may be made by going to 


Due to government advice regarding public gatherings, a private funeral will take place on Tuesday (June 22nd) at 10am at Our Lady of Victories Church, Sallynoggin (max 50 persons), followed thereafter by interment at Deans Grange Cemetery. To view the Funeral Mass live go to


For those who would have liked to attend the funeral but cannot due to Covid-19 restrictions can leave a personal message on the condolence section below.



19/06/2021 by Mary Moore

So sorry for your loss. Condolences to all the family. Mary Moore.

23/06/2021 by Anne Gallagher English

So very sad to hear about Matt’s passing! He was a lovely man and a great penpal! May he Rest In Peace! ❤️

23/06/2021 by Gerard Power

I am so sorry to hear of Matts death. Many happy memories of holidays in Abbeyside and Sallynoggin and particulary travelling in that lovely yellow DAF car. My own personal condolences and all those of the family.

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