Florence Was Exceptional as a Sister, a Daughter, a Mother and a Loving Wife; NOONAN FAMILY TRIBUTE
Byline: DAVID RALEIGH
FLORENCE Noonan was yesterday remembered as a woman who "made the world a safe place".
The wife of Finance Minister Michael had a huge sense of fairness and justice, her eldest son Tim told mourners in a touching tribute.
Mrs Noonan, 68, known as "Flor", died on Thursday night at Milford Hospice in Limerick, after losing a 14-year battle with Alzheimer's.
More than 1,000 people attended both the removal on Saturday night and yesterday's funeral mass, including all members of the Cabinet.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny and the President's Aide de Comp, Cpt Louise Conlon, sat at the front of the church flanking Mr Noonan, his …
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Publication information: Article title: Florence Was Exceptional as a Sister, a Daughter, a Mother and a Loving Wife; NOONAN FAMILY TRIBUTE. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Mirror (London, England). Publication date: February 27, 2012. Page number: 4. © 2009 MGN LTD. COPYRIGHT 2012 Gale Group.
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