The death has occurred of Julie Healy-Rae, mother of Independent deputy Michael Healy-Rae.
Condolences have also been offered to her son, Cllr Danny Healy-Rae and grandson Cllr Johnny Healy-Rae.
Born in Ireland, Mrs Healy-Rae was raised by her adoptive parents in New York.
She is reposing at her home in Scrahan Mews, Killarney this evening with burial in Aghadoe on Wednesday.
Further arrangements will follow in our announcements after his news bulletin.