Dear all,

Please see the sad news of the passing of Brigadier General Ambrose Brophy Retd. + M.H.R.I.P +
Courtesy of Colonel George Kerton (Retd) IUNVA, Post 1.

Kind regards
Derek Judge
National Secretary
I.U.N.V.A Headquarters

The death has occurred of Ambrose (Amby) Brophy Old Kilcullen, Kilcullen, Kildare / Tinryland, Carlow

Brophy, Ambrose, Brigadier General Retd., Kilcullen, Co. Kildare & formerly of Tinryland, Co. Carlow. 29th Nov 2020. (Peacefully) in the gentle care of the Curragh Lawns Nursing Home. Ambrose (Amby), loving husband of the late Brigid (Bea). Deeply regretted by his brothers Cormac and Anto, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, military colleagues and a wide circle of friends.

May he Rest in Peace

A private family funeral will take place due to advice on public gatherings. Removal from Anderson & Leahy Funeral Home, Newbridge, to arrive at the Church of the Sacred Heart & St. Brigid’s Church, Kilcullen for 11am Mass on Wednesday. Funeral afterwards to St. Brigid’s Cemetery, Newbridge. Funeral Mass will be live-streamed on

For those who cannot attend due to the current restrictions, please leave a condolence message on RIP.IE.

The family would like to thank you for your co-operation, understanding and support during this sensitive time.