Death of past pupil, Mr Patrick Hartmann

The death has occurred of Patrick (Paddy) Hartmann on 4th January 2021. He was in the Crescent from 1939 thru 1948. We send our condolences to his family and friends. More details on RIP.IE here

Death of past pupil, Monsignor Tom Stack

The death occurred on Sunday of Monsignor Tom Stack (Class of 1951). He was ordained for the Dublin Archdiocese in 1958. He was a well known figure nationally over many years for his regular contributions to radio, television and print media. In the 1960s and 1970s he was one of the team which produced the Radharc religious documentary programmes which ran …

Death of past pupil, Mr. Michael Ringrose

The death has occurred of Michael Ringrose on 18th November 2020 in Beaumont Hospital.  He grew up in Limerick and was in the Crescent from 1946 thru 1956, and was in the same class as James Sexton and Terry Wogan (RIP).  We send our condolences to his extended family and friends at this time. Michael played rugby with Sacred Heart …

Death of past pupil, Dr. David Broderick

The death has occurred of David Broderick, class of 1961 on 29th October at his home in Cork.  We send our condolences to his wife, children, family and friends. David was on the Junior and Senior Rugby teams and played for Munster Schools. He was also on the Relay team that won the Munster Schools Intermediate Relay , and were …

Death of past pupil, Mr. Tom ODonnell

We are sad to hear of the death of Tom ODonnell (class of 1942) who passed away on  October 8th 2020. Tom served as both TD, Cabinet Minister and MEP during his career and his family retains strong links with Crescent. We offer our condolences to his wife Helen (who is the present Chair of the CCC Board of Management) …

Death of past pupil, Mr. Dermot Molony

We are sad to hear of the death of Dermot Molony (class of 1948) who passed away on  July 3rd 2020 peacefully at Limerick University Hospital. Dermot was formerly a Consultant Gynaecologist, St. John’s Hospital, Limerick. Dermot also served as President of the Crescent Past Pupils Union in 1977-78. We offer our condolences to his wife Dorothy and children (who …

Death of past pupil, Mr. Garry Geary

We are sad to announce the death of Garry Geary (Class of 1947) who died on May 9, 2020. In his Crescent schooldays he was an accomplished athlete and represented Ireland when he participated in the World Catholic Student Games. He was Irish Youth 100 yards champion, and, unusually Senior 300 yards champion. Garry was also a rugby player of …

Death of past pupil, Mr. Christopher Nix

We are sad to announce the death of Christopher Nix (Class of 1964) who died on 29th April 2020. He had a long career with Canada Life Assurance. Details on RIP.IE here

Death of past pupil, Mr. John Corbett

We are sad to announce the death of John Corbett, Crescent class 1983. John died peacefully, at home, in the wonderful care of the Milford Hospice Home Care Team and the Public Health Nurse. Condolences to his mother, brothers, sisters and family at this time. Further details on RIP.ie here

Death of past pupil, Mrs Nikki Dignam (Lyons)

We are sad to announce the death of Nikki Lyons (class of 1993) who died on 9th February 2020 peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family.  The connections with the Lyons family and Crescent are long established and very strong and we offer our condolences to her husband Alan Dignam, children, father Ken Lyons, family and friends. Details on RIP.IE