Síle Seoige has shared that her grandmother has passed away over the weekend.
The presenter has always had a close relationship with her granny Bidín and she has featured several times on her Instagram.
Síle took to social media to share the heartbreaking news with a series of shots of the two together.
“The end of an era,” she wrote.
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“Our gorgeous Granny, Bidín (102 years & 10 months) gently took her last breath on Saturday night and today we celebrated her life and said goodbye to an incredible woman who certainly left her mark in the most beautiful way….through kindness.
“Granny was of the warmest people you’d ever meet, her hugs were legendary and I’m so proud to have been her granddaughter. Her spirit is soaring high.”
She was inundated with messages from her friends and followers.
“Wow what an age God bless Granny Seoige,” Keith Duffy wrote.
“so sorry lovey, what a wonderful age to get to xxx,” Caroline Foran commented.
Georgie Crawford added: “Sile I know how much you loved her. And we all loved hearing the stories about your precious Granny. Sending all my love to you and your family xxxxxx.”
“What a great age.. but never easy losing a loved one especially a great woman like your granny. May she rest in peace Thinking of you all xxx,” Glenda Gilson wrote.