Death Notices

Sally Timlin née Thornton

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Santry, Dublin / Spiddal, Galway

Timlin, Sally, (née Thornton) – 3rd November 2023, (Santry, Dublin and formerly of Baile an tSléibhe, An Spidéal, Contae na Gaillimhe), peacefully, after an illness borne with great courage and strength, in the loving care of her family and staff at St. Francis Hospice, Raheny.


Predeceased by, but reunited with her daughter Caroline, her sister Maureen, her brother Tom and her parents.


Beloved wife and best friend to Brendan and devoted mother to Maureen, David, Fionnuala and Sarah.


Adored Mamó of Séan, Kate, Sadhbh, David Óg, Ryan, Tomás, Darragh and Cadhla.


Sally will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her sons-in-law Ryan, Paul and Aidan, daughter-in-law Éidín, brother Pádraic, sister Anne, brothers-in-law Mike and Peter-Paul, sisters-in-law Caitriona, Loretta and Pauline nieces, nephews, neighbours and dear friends.


‘’I mbarróg mhuirneach le Caroline i bhFlaitheas Dé”.


Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam dílis. 


Reposing in her Dublin home on Monday evening, 6th November, from 5pm to 8pm.

Reposing at her family home (Spiddal, Co Galway) on Tuesday evening, 7th November, from 5pm to 8pm. Removal on Wednesday morning for Requiem Mass at 11am in Cill Éinde Church, Spiddal, followed by burial afterwards in Coilleach Cemetery.

Sally’s Funeral Mass can be viewed on the church webcam using the link below:

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