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Death of well known Professor Curran

The funeral will take place on Thursday of well known and respected Professor Aongus Curran who died following a boating accident.

The late Professor Curran was Professor of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology – Head and Neck Surgery UCD, St Vincent’s and The Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospitals, (Westminster Road, Foxrock and formerly of ‘Owenriff’, Oughterard, Co. Galway.

Professor Curran is survived by his wife, the former Noreen Dowd originally from Tibohine, Castlerea.

Reposing at Walsh’s Funeral Home, Oughterard, Co. Galway on Tuesday August 16th from 4-7 pm. Removal at 7pm to Oughterard Church. Requiem Mass on Thursday, August 18th at 11am in The Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Foxrock, followed by cremation at Mount Jerome, Harold’s Cross at 1.30pm. Family flowers only; donations in lieu (if desired) to Corrib Mask Search and Rescue c/o John Gibbons, Glengowla, Oughterard, Co. Galway.

Professor Curran is survived by his wife Noreen (nee Dowd) and is an adored father of Tom, Aoife, Matthew, Mary, and Aongus Óg. Loving son of M.P.J (Bobby) and Phil. Wonderful brother of Fiona, Ruth, Niamh, and Eoin. Much loved son-in-law of Laurance and Maura Dowd, Tibohine, Castlerea, Co.Roscommon. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his brothers-in-law John Grealish, Darren Cunningham, Aidan, Cathal, and Lorcan Dowd, sisters-in-law Mary Morgan, Barbara Dowd and Olivia Horkan, uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family, colleagues and many friends.

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