Death: Avia Riddell Martin Has Died, What Happened? – Avia Riddell Martin has passed away unexpectedly on Monday, March 28, 2022. Russborough House and Park, has confirmed her death through an online post.
Avia, born in 1936 to Colonel Denis Daly OBE and Maeb Lennon, was the last child born in Russborough House. “Russborough was where my older sister Anne and I were to grow up and form all our childhood memories, such as learning to ride our tricycles in the basement,” laughed Avia in an interview with The Independent in 2012.
Russborough House and Park wrote; “The Alfred Beit Foundation is deeply saddened by the recent death of Avia Riddell Martin née Daly of Russborough House. Avia, died peacefully on the 28th March 2022 in the care of St Brigids Hospice on the Curragh. Her funeral takes place today. All of us at Russborough send our condolences to her family and friends.”