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Hugo Anthony Patrick O’Donovan of ‘Couse Mill’, Old Tramore Road, Waterford

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Hugo Anthony Patrick O’Donovan of ‘Couse Mill’, Old Tramore Road, Waterford

on Saturday the 17th of September.

Known widely and deeply loved for his exuberant, passionate and totally unique way of walking in this world.

His beautiful self will be missed deeply by many.
His family and many friends are mourning deeply. So painfully missed by his most beloved daughter Emilyrose, his wife Patricia, sisters Caroline, Patricia and Heather, best friend and soul brother Tony, nephews Robert, Geoffrey, Mario, Rene and Neil, brothers-in-law Alan, Alan C, Jonathan and Paul, mother-in-law Joy, sister-in-law, his dear friend Melissa and his many wonderful neighbours and friends.

May he walk in beauty and walk in peace.

House Private at all times please

Please join us in celebrating Hugo’s life at St. Patrick’s Gateway, Patrick St., Waterford on Saturday (24th September) from 2 pm to 4:30 pm.

Hugo's cremation will take place on Monday (26th September) at 2 pm in The Island Crematorium, Ringaskiddy, Co. Cork.

Donation's if desired to Pieta House

The Celebration of Life Service for Hugo will be available to view at 2 pm on Saturday by following the link here

Fond memories and songs are welcome.

Book of Condolence:
If you wish to leave a condolence, message or some memories for Hugo's family please do so in the condolence section below.
The family appreciates your sympathy, support and understanding at this difficult time.


John Thompson (Undertaker)
19 Barrack Street, Waterford
051 87 41 59



Condolences (5)

john power & Emer

Rest Peacefully Hugo.

The lads at Morris paint dept

Rip Hugo glad you passed our way on your life's journey tony David tony and glynn

Raymond collopy

I have known Hugo from the music he was involved in . I enjoyed many nights been entertained by Hugo in his unique style. A very kind and considerate soul. Rest easy Hugo

John & Mary Roche Bonmahon joinery

Sincere sympathy to the O'Donovan family on the sad passing of Hugo may he rest in peace.

Johnny and Alma Kiely

Sincere condolences to all Hugo’s family, from all the staff at MTS. We had a wonderful working relationship with an absolute gentleman for the last 20 years. Thinking of you all at this sad time.