Thursday October 29, 2020

McEntee's death stuns the world of politics

Fine Gael and the wider political world were reeling this weekend from the sudden death of junior minister Shane McEntee at the age of 56.

23rd December, 2012
Shane McEntee's funeral will take place tomorrow. Photo: Photocall

Fine Gael and the wider political world were reeling this weekend from the sudden death of junior minister Shane McEntee at the age of 56.

McEntee, who was Minister of State for Agriculture and Food, is understood to have taken his own life.

As the shock of his passing sank in this weekend, emotional tributes were paid to the Meath TD, who was liked and respected across party lines.

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