The death has taken place of former District Court Judge Donnacha O’Buachaille.
He presided over the Wexford district for twenty years where he took up duty in 1991 and retired in September 2011.
Tributes were paid to the late Judge at a sitting of Wexford District Court yesterday.
His funeral mass takes place tomorrow morning in Mount Merrion in Dublin.
Donnacha OBuachaille is survived by his wife, two sons and two daughters.