Mount Venus Cemetery 

Mount Venus Cemetery 

We provide Mount Venus cemetery headstones, memorials and renovations & additional inscriptions. 

Located at Mount Venus Rd, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16 and was opened in 1994 and has over 2000 people resting here, this is a privately owned cemetery. The cemetery is a lawn cemetery with no surrounds and has height restrictions of 42” overall, it also has a remembrance wall for cremations. 

The most famous person residing here is Irish actor David Kelly. He had regular roles in several film and television works from the 1950s onwards. One of the most recognisable voices and faces of Irish stage and screen, he was known to Irish audiences for his role as Rashers Tierney in Strumpet City, and to British audiences for his roles as Cousin Enda in Me Mammy and as the builder Mr. O’Reilly in Fawlty Towers, and to American audiences for his role as Grandpa Joe in the film Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Another notable role was as Michael O’Sullivan in Waking Ned.