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

18:03  17 june  2019
18:03  17 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.

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Mourners line the streets for funeral as Philomena Lynott is laid to rest in Dublin © Provided by Associated Newspapers (Ireland) Limited, t/a dmg Media Ireland

Mourners have arrived to pay their respects to Philomena Lynott in Dublin this afternoon.

The mother of Thin Lizzy star Phil Lynott will be laid to rest today after a battle with lung cancer. She was 88 years old at the time of her passing.

Mourners line the streets for funeral as Philomena Lynott is laid to rest in Dublin © Provided by Associated Newspapers (Ireland) Limited, t/a dmg Media Ireland The remains of Philomena Lynott arrive at St. Fintan's Church, Sutton this afternoon for her funeral mass. Pic: Colin Keegan/Collins The inspirational woman had been quietly battling cancer after making the decision not to undergo chemotherapy after she received the news that her illness was terminal.

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Lynott was born in the West Midlands but grew up in Dublin with his grandparents. He remained close to his mother, Philomena , throughout his life. He remains a popular figure in the rock world, and in 2005 a statue in his memory was erected in Dublin .

LYNOTT , Philomena (Phyllis) - June. 12, 2019, (Sutton, Co. Dublin and formerly of Leighlin Road, Crumlin), Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family at her home, beloved mother of the late Philip Lynott ; very sadly missed by her loving sisters Betty and Irene

Philomena lived an incredible life which she told in the book My Boy which was written with Jackie Hayden and became a two-time number one best seller.

Mourners line the streets for funeral as Philomena Lynott is laid to rest in Dublin © Provided by Associated Newspapers (Ireland) Limited, t/a dmg Media Ireland The remains of Philomena Lynott arrive at St. Fintan's Church, Sutton this afternoon for her funeral mass. Pic: Colin Keegan/Collins Following her death, her close friend and Hot Press Publisher Nail Stokes said: ‘She was a formidable and brilliant woman.

‘I am really proud that we were able to participate in telling her remarkable story,’ he said referring to My Boy. ‘Because she was indeed a remarkable woman.’

‘She was hugely determined and courageous — and absolutely committed to the campaign to ensure that Philip’s memory was kept alive and his legacy celebrated.’

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Philomena Lynott , who died yesterday at the age of 88, may have been best known as the mother of the legendary Thin Lizzy frontman Philip Lynott but He turned out to be among the most acclaimed and important Irish performers of his generation and always cited Philomena as a key influence on a

Mourners line the streets for funeral as Philomena Lynott is laid to rest in Dublin © Provided by Associated Newspapers (Ireland) Limited, t/a dmg Media Ireland Funeral Philomena Lynott Philomena’s removal took place this morning before she was taken to St Fintan’s Church in  Sutton where her funeral service was held.

Countless people have lined the streets to pay their respects to the inspirational figure with U2 among those who fondly remembered the 88-year-old.

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
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
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
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
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
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

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