Murdered journalist Veronica Guerin's mother Bernie dies

Wednesday 15 January 2014 14.22
Bernie Guerin (r) with actress Cate Blanchett who played Veronica Guerin in the film 'Veronica Guerin'
Bernie Guerin (r) with actress Cate Blanchett who played Veronica Guerin in the film 'Veronica Guerin'

The death has taken place of Bernie Guerin, the mother of murdered journalist Veronica Guerin.

Veronica Guerin was killed by criminals in 1996.

Mrs Guerin, who was in her mid-80s, died early this morning in Kerry General Hospital in Tralee.

She is survived by two sons and two daughters.