Noeleen “Eithne” Bridget Muir

December 30, 1940 - November 29, 2013
Noeleen “Eithne” Bridget Muir

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Noeleen ìEithneî Bridget Muir, 72, of Hendersonville, passed away Friday, November 29th, 2013 at the Elizabeth House.

She was a native of Dublin, Ireland and a resident of Henderson County for the last 35 years.

Mrs. Muir was a daughter of the late Martin and Kathleen Kavanagh and was also preceded in death by her brother, Se·n Kavanagh.

She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Church and was very proud of becoming a U.S. citizen in 2010 and of exercising her right to vote.

Eithne is survived by her loving husband of 48 years, Francis Muir; son, Russell Muir and his wife Priscilla of Arden; daughter, Carolyn Siepert and her husband Chris of Sugar Hill, GA; grandchildren, Abigail Muir, Sean Siepert and Ryan Siepert; sisters, Nuala Quinn and Maureen Colvin; and many nieces and nephews.

A mass will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 in the Chapel of Our Lady of the Angels of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Four Seasons Compassion for Life, 571 S. Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731 or to


Wednesday, December 4, 2013
12:00 AM

Chapel of Our Lady of the Angels - Directions
208 7th Avenue West
Hendersonville, NC 28792

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  • December 01, 2013
    John and Jeanne Colvin says:
    Frank, Carolyn, Russell. Our hearts go out to you and all the family with the passing of our sweet beautiful Eithne. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May she Rest In Peace.

  • December 02, 2013
    Olwyn Colvin says:
    Those we love don't go away, they walk beside us everyday, unseen, unheard but always near, still loved, still missed, and very dear.

  • December 03, 2013
    Community Foundation of Henderson County says:
    The Board and staff of Community Foundation of Henderson County extend condolences to the Muir family. You are in our thoughts during this difficult time.

  • December 03, 2013
    John and Evelyn Davis says:
    You are in our prayers. May God give you peace and comfort.

  • December 05, 2013
    Arthur and Anne Redden says:
    Carolyn, so sorry to hear about your mom. May God be with you and your family as you mourn your loss and cherish your memories. You are in out thoughts and prayers