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Tony Holohan’s wife ‘Emer Holohan’ dies following illness

Tributes are being paid following the death of CMO Tony Holohan’s wife ‘Emer Holohan’ who died following a long illness.

Survived by her two children, she died today at Our Lady’s Hospice in Harold’s Cross in Dublin. Taoiseach Micheál Martin stated, “Our thoughts and prayers are with Chief Medical Officer Dr Tony Holohan, and his children, Clodagh and Ronan, today following the sad passing of his wife Emer.”

He added, “Dr Emer Holohan made a significant contribution to the health service, including her work on the Health Strategy when I was Minister for Health.”

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