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Pauline BewickThe death has taken place of Patrick Melia, husband of the renowned Kerry-based artist Pauline Bewick.

A native of Glenbeigh, Mr Melia was a retired psychiatrist.

He and Ms Bewick met when he was studying in Trinity, and she was attending art school in Dublin.

They married in 1963 and have two daughters, Poppy and Holly.

Mr Melia is reposing at home today, between 5 and 8pm, with a private cremation taking place in Cork tomorrow.