The man who died in a house fire in Hollymount in the early hours of yesterday morning has been named.
He was 82-year-old William Brannick from Ballymangan, Hollymount.
Mr Brannick was alone in the house at the time of the fire.
Shortly before midnight a neighbour alerted the emergency services. A number of fire brigades attended.
Mr Brannick was was pronounced dead at the scene.
His funeral arrangemtns have been confirmed this morning. He will repose at Roundfort Community Funeral Home on Sunday evening from 5.30-7pm. He will be laid to rest on Monday in Roundfort Cemetery following 12 Funeral Mass in the Church of the Immaculate Conception Roundfort.