Media update on the Funeral Mass for Ashling Murphy RIP

16 Jan 2022

Father Michael Meade, Parish Priest of Kilcormac & Killoughey, Mount Bolus, Co Offaly, in the Diocese of Meath, has asked the Catholic Communications Office to advise media that the Funeral Mass for Ashling Murphy RIP will take place at 11.00am on Tuesday, 18 January, in the parish Church of Saint Brigid, Mount Bolus.

Father Meade will be the chief celebrant at the Mass which will be attended by family and close friends.  The Mass will be live-streamed on 

On Tuesday, before and after the Mass, photographers and journalists are asked not to assemble within the church or on its grounds.  An external public address system will amplify the Funeral Liturgy, details of which will be published on Tuesday.  All media queries should be directed to the Catholic Communications Office.

Thank you for your cooperation.


For media contact: Catholic Communications Office Maynooth: Martin Long +353 (0) 86 172 7678 and Katie Crosby +353 (0) 86 862 3298.