Elfriede Gourley, Malahide, County Dublin
Gourley, (nee Scholz) Elfriede Inge of Malahide, Co. Dublin, passed away peacefully on Monday 25th May 2020 in the wonderful care of the staff in St Mary’s Nursing Home, Phoenix Park. Elfriede will be forever loved and sadly missed by her loving family, relatives, friends and neighbours.
Born on the 11th October 1939, in Germany. Elfriede was a devoted and loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Elfriede is survived by her daughters Anne-Marie Bennett and her husband Marc, Yvonne Sweeney and her husband Pat, and Criona Quentin and her husband Peter, along with her grandchildren Paul, Amanda, Desiree, Nic and Daniel, her great grandchildren Theo, Kionah, Anna Louise and Payton. Elfriede was preceded in death by her granddaughter Stormie.
Due to Government advice regarding public gatherings, a private family Funeral Service will take place. When the current circumstances have passed, we look forward to celebrating Elfriede’s life with friends and extended family at a later date. To those who would have liked to attend the funeral, but due to current restrictions cannot, please leave your condolences below.
Elfriede’s Service may be viewed on Thursday 28th May at 10.30am by visiting; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TR-8mvtxmDk
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to “Friends of St Mary’s” at https://www.idonate.ie/1455_friends-of-st–mary-s-.html.
Elfriede’s family have requested that all family and friends light a candle on Saturday 30th May 2020 at 9pm in memory of Elfriede.
What sad news. May perpetual light shine upon Elfriede. May you Rest In Peace. I’ll fondly remember our conversations on the DART and after Mass.