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IrelandTributes pour in as the nation mourns passing of Philomena Lynott

01:50  13 june  2019
01:50  13 june  2019 Source:   extra.ie

Funeral details announced for Phil Lynott's mum Philomena

Funeral details announced for Phil Lynott's mum Philomena Philomena passed away on Wednesday at the age of 88 after a long battle with lung cancer . Philomena's removal will take place on Monday morning, with a funeral mass at St Fintan's Church in Sutton at noon. The Dubliner will be laid to rest in St Fintan's Cemetery. The family have requested that her house be kept strictly private, while the funeral service itself will be broadcast on the St Fintan's Parish website. © The National Wax Museum Plus /PA Wire Philomena Lynott, mother of rock icon Phil Lynott, with her wax figure that will stand beside the late Thin Lizzy frontman's figure A notice on RIP.

© Provided by Associated Newspapers (Ireland) Limited, t/a dmg Media Ireland. The Irish public is grieving following the death of Philomena Lynott , mother of iconic Thin Lizzy frontman Phil Lynott , earlier today. She was 88.

The funeral of Philomena Lynott , the mother of late Thin Lizzy frontman Phil Lynott , took place in Dublin on Monday afternoon. Philomena passed away aged 88 last Wednesday after battling cancer for a number of years.

Tributes pour in as the nation mourns passing of Philomena Lynott © Provided by Associated Newspapers (Ireland) Limited, t/a dmg Media Ireland

The Irish public is grieving following the death of Philomena Lynott, mother of iconic Thin Lizzy frontman Phil Lynott, earlier today. She was 88.

Fans of the band and leading figures in the world of Irish music have paid tribute to Philomena, who was a fierce guardian of son’s legacy for over 30 years following his death in 1986 due to complications from sepsis.

The Dublin woman, who had quietly battled cancer in her later years, passed away following a short illness, leading to an outpouring of grief and tributes on social media today.

Mourners line the streets for funeral as Philomena Lynott is laid to rest in Dublin

Mourners line the streets for funeral as Philomena Lynott is laid to rest in Dublin Mourners line the streets for funeral as Philomena Lynott is laid to rest in Dublin

Philomena Lynott , mother of late Thin Lizzy leader Phil Lynott , has died at the age of 88, multiple sources confirmed. “It is with great sadness that we have learned today that Philip's mum, Philomena Lynott , has passed away,” Thin LIzzy guitarist Scott Gorham said in a statement.

Join the Philip Lynott story on PledgeMusic The project is a truly fitting tribute to the irreplaceable genius of Philip Parris Lynott , Ireland's first rock star. A percentage of the proceeds raised will be donated to The Roisin Dubh Trust, set up to keep Philip's legend alive.

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