Genealogy research by Mark Humphrys,
took over running the family firm,
bacon factory, Dublin.
Managing Director of Donnellys from at least 1958 until it closed 1967.
The company was making a lot of money. Spent a lot of money on a new building c.1962-64.
Stephen was trying to retire from running it. A manager took over running it.
Stephen was still Managing Director of Donnellys in 1966. See item in Irish Times, 28 June 1966, p.10.
Donnelly's got into financial difficulty and went into liquidation 1967.
set up a business in Wicklow
making plastic fireproof doors.
Lived "Monaleen", Torquay Rd, Foxrock, Co.Dublin. Listed there in 1969. Listed there in [Thom's] at least 1973 to 1977. Gone by [Thom's, 1987].
In old age they were both in a home in Killiney, Co.Dublin.
Osra died St.Michael's Hospital, Dun Laoghaire, 20th Oct 1997, age 76 yrs,
funeral 23 Oct, bur in Glasnevin.
Stephen died Beechfield Manor Nursing Home, Ballybrack Road, Shankill, Co. Dublin, 29th Aug 1998, age 82 yrs,
funeral 2 Sept, bur in Glasnevin.
Stephen and Osra had issue:
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