To: All Members of GSRMA

The death has occurred of William (Willie) Dillane
Old Golf Links, Tralee, Kerry.
Father of Retired Chief Supt. Gerard Dillane, Fermoy & Cork North Garda Division.

William (Willie) Dillane of Old Golf Links, Tralee, Co. Kerry, peacefully on 8th October 2020, beloved husband of the late Mary (died January 2020) and dear father of Gerard, John, Margaret, Frank, Donal and Rose.

Sadly missed by his loving family, his ten grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, sister Peig (O’Connell), sons-in-law Mike & Kieran, daughters-in-law Sheila, Joni & Cathy, brothers-in-law Seán & Dan, sisters-in-law Anna (McLoughlin), & Joan, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Rest in Peace

 A private family funeral will take place for William (Willie) with the Requiem Mass being celebrated at 11 am on Saturday in Our Lady & St. Brendan’s Church, Tralee, (streamed on St Brendan’s Parish Webcam) followed by interment in Rath Cemetery, Tralee.

Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired to the Palliative Care Unit, Kerry Hospice Foundation or care of the Gleasure Funeral Home, Tralee. To offer messages of sympathy to William (Willie’s) family, please use the “Condolences” option on RIP.

Date Published: Friday 9th October 2020. Date of Death: Thursday 8th October 2020

Tim Bowe


Cork City Branch

Garda Síochána Retired Members Association