People

Employees & Associates. More detail coming soon. Please let us know if we have missed someone.

 

The core team:

Des (John A.) Devitt, Johnny Murphy (Owner Directors), Róisín Dowd-Murphy. 

Dermot, Paddy & Michael McLoughlin

Mickey Watson

Eddie,  Bill.

In the office; Kitty Kelly & JoanMurphy.

 

Artists over the years:

Terry Corcoran.

Ann Fitzgibbon.

Celia Harris.

Rosaline Murphy. 

Paul Britton. 

Michael Timlin. 

Reiltín Murphy.

 

 

 

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Mikey McLoughlin

With great sadness we let you know of the passing of Michael McLoughlin, 'Mikey' to all of us who worked with him at MurphyDevittStudios.  Mikey is 1 of the 3 McLoughlin Brothers who had a long association with MurphyDevittStudios in the 60's 70's and 80's and with J.A.Devitt & Associate Studios after that. The McLoughlins were fabulous craftsmen and glaziers for MDS and in their own right working on many important stained glass projects.

 

I remember Mikey well, as long before Health & Safety forbade it, it would not be unusual to find a younger version of myself swinging freely from the high reaches of a scaffold rig on a church building site along side Mikey, and indeed Dermot, as he quietly and solidly worked away. Always steady, always calm and always watchful. My Health & Safety Training was a daily occurrence as Mikey would helpfully advise me ' Don't fall off here and kill yourself because yer dad won't be happy'. So I didn't.

Mikey was the most gentle man you could ever meet. He had eyes that really did twinkle, in every sense of the word. His work was always perfect. Never a corner cut. Always spot on.

My father thought very highly of, and was very fond the McLoughlin brothers, they were his close friends, It's a sentiment I share.

 

Mikey, God Bless, R.I.P.

Anthony Devitt - 13th June 2019

Death notice as published:

McLoughlin, Michael (Mikey) (Whitehall, Dublin) June 5th 2019 (suddenly) at home; beloved son of the late Catherine and Michael and loving brother of Paddy, Brian, Maureen and Dermot, sadly missed by his sister, brothers, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.

 

May He Rest in Peace.

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