RIP Mr Coogan, I had the great honour of being a student in your class, without doubt the best teacher I had, inspirational & good craic, sadly missed
So saddened to hear the news. It's been 16yrs since I last had Oscars class but he was unforgettable! Most inspirational teacher u could have. RIP.
STILL have not forgotton. u still have my ruler! genious
A giant amongst men. you'll never be forgotton, even 17 years after last being in your class i still have great memories. rip
Brilliant teacher with a never ending passion for 1916 ! The era that dodgy jacket was from : ) He'll never be forgotten
Mr Coogan.. You will never be forgotten, a great man a great teacher, a great inspiration.
HE WAS A BRILLIANT HISTORY TEACHER I WILL MISS HIM DEARLY
neva ad him but i knw 4 a fact he was a bloody brill teacher on my first day of 1st yr he was 1 of de first teachers i eva saw he was so friendly! he'll b missed by all XxXxXxXx
I had him for 6 years in CCD. "Your the dude Mr. Dunne" One of my favourite quotes from him... I'll miss him..
R.I.P MR. COOGAN U'LL BE REMEMBERD BY ALL. X X X X X
Mr. Coogan, you will be sorely missed,one of the greatest influences on my life.Teaching my daughter from your notes,you cant improve on perfection.Miss U xxxxx
ollie, you will be truly missed in the school. you were the rock of our school and things will never be the same. r.i.p
An absolute legend. A great man in every sense, privileged to have ever been in a classroom with him. RIP young Coogan
i will never as long as i live forget mr coogan singing congratulations in front of the whole school on concern day a few years ago! absolute legend!!!
It is 17 years since I last sat in this man's classroom; what a greatly loved and respected person and gifted and devoted teacher. Oscar is our great loss, RIP
absolute legend! 'Get outta here Arkins!' Your gonna be missed sir, You inspired everyone you met. Your going to be remembered.
i spent five years in your class, you were an inspiration to me and i never forgot you or the concern you had for all of your students. thankyou, R.I.P
The man who truly was cool. GET OUT A HERE!! or WHO'S THE GREAT LAD!!or what he said ta me There lovely troures Driver??The man was cool even had the jecket
A tragic day 4 DCC,the school will never be the same without him.Words cant describe how terrible a loss it is.RIP Mr C in the knowledge that u were much loved
Great teacher and coach...R.I.P Mr.Coogan! de legend
Room 4 will never be the same. A man that can never be replaced. It was a privilage and a pleasure to be taught by Mr.Coogan through all my years in DCC. RIP
thank you sir for everything you were one of the best , you going to a good place r.i.p sir ,legend
Can't believe your gone, the school won't be the same without you..you are a true legend.Ur presence wil b missed terribly Thanks for all that history!!
And now History gets it's chance to judge Ollie. It better be very careful how. RIP and God Bless.
thank you for everything. very upset to see you go. you will be missed but remembered forever by every pupil at dcc weather they had you or not.
I didnt have him but i still really miss him and i think we should have a shrine for the man they call a LEGEND
A truly great teacher, Room 4 should be closed as a classroom and turned into a shrine for this great man. R.I.P
This man touched the hearts of so many students and struck fear into the rest! never the less, Mr. Coogan was a true HERO never to be forgotten.
What an awful loss- the best teacher I ever had cant believe that you're gone.They say only the good die young-this sure prooves it.Ar dheis De go raibh a anam.
The worlds greatest history teacher! will be sadly missed by all. R.I.P OLLIE.(THE LEGEND)
The school was blessed to have him as a teacher, no other teacher in DCC ever matched up to him.Will miss you loads.
A man of outstanding honesty and integrity. An absolute constant figure in D.C.C., standing outside room 4 leaning up against the lockers watching us all.BYE!
RIP sir.you were the best teacher in the school and the best teacher i ever had the school wont be the same without you.you will never be forgotten,'the legend'
R.I.P rest in peace sir!! u wil be sorly missed by every1 past and present students,teachers and parents.rm 4 wil neva be the same again.. R.I.P
can't believe your gone sir.the best teacher that ever lived.nobody could ever replace you and that ruler.RIP
their willnever be a teacher like mr coogan again rip
He is the one teacher i will always remember from DCC as being the best. RIP Oscar
An amazing teacher and person. This man did so much for so many people. I got me into college and I'm not the only one to say that. Will aways remember you
Sadly Dunshaughlin has lost the best teacher they ever had. Every one respected him and admired him. Sir thanks for everything, Rest In Peace
what can be said? it was a horrible shock that will change us all. he will be always be missed.
An absolute legend. He'll be sorely missed but never forgotten. His superb all round qualities set an example that few could match.
an inspiration a helpful guy. a brilliant and unique man. you made history. im so sad to see you go. always remember your class
the best teacher in the world! we will miss u so much!/such a shock-we love u sir.x.x.x.x.
I was stunned and saddened to hear of your death Sir. Thank you for being one of the biggest and best influences on my life. Say hi to Michael Collins for me :-)
was the only person in the school who gathered as nuch respect as Eamno deValera did. R.I.P. mr coogan you are a legend. the stories about you will soon become
mr coogan you will be sorely missed. best teacher in Ireland. the school wont be the same witout you. RIP
You were, are and alwaYS will be the ONLY legand. Dunshaughlin will miss you greatly! We always will love you amd we'll never forget the words "Get on to class"
"Get on to class" those words will never be the same. He'll be missed.
its so surreal, i still cant believe your gone.you will be truly missed and never ever forgotten. peace n' love always.
Mr. Coogan, R.I.P., a wonderful teacher who will be sorely missed by all his students both past and present.
Sadly, education lost a great man on the 4/5/05. he will be missed immensely by both teachers and students. RIP
Still can't believe the news. 'Oscar' taught me from 1985-90. Easily the best teacher I ever had. RIP
Oscar you were a dude, much respect to you Mr. Coogan, much respect!
Rest in peace ollie. Never forget U.The best history teacher of all time!!!!!
was a lenged and always will be,he will never be forgoten R.I.P
A true legend, one of the good ones oliver coogan RIP
The best history teacher ireland ever had. Will be sorely missed by all. RIP.
I would like to pay my respects to Mr Coogan as I am an ex-pupil and I just heard he passed away yesterday evening. He was the most respected and liked teacher.
Mr coogan is the greatest teacher ever. a tough cookie but a sweetie when u got on his good side. will be missed :-(
a great teacher and a great man. one of the few who cared for his students. we owe him a lot. he will be missed
''take a walk there young...'' another one of his infamous phrases that we will miss dearly
What a teacher, Never really got on with him but i still respect him so much. He made the school what it is today. We will never forget him. RIP
Ive had a constant lump in my throat since I heard.Seeing the male teachers break down was the hardest.I hav no tears left.RIP Mr Coogan we love and miss you x
Was a legend now a legacy,you will be greatly missed R.I.P Oliver Coogan
Olliver Coogan RIP. A legendary teacher will be remembered by thousands. Dunshaughlin CC will never be the same again.
brilliant teacher, great character, great memories from rm 4 & european tour - sadly missed (LC class 92)
Oscar, the legend, will be sorely missed. My love of history came from this man. My knowledge of Faulty Towers came from this man. He will be missed.
we will miss u dearly sir no history class will be the same sweet dreams sir.r.i.p
I'm still in shock.It's been a sad day for us all.we'll always miss you oscar R.I.P
Am shocked to hear that he's gone. Really earned your respect. Will be sorely missed. RIP. DF (LC class 91).
The school will never be the same without you ollie! Hope you enjoy the football field up in the sky! Rest in Peace.
R.I.P mr coogan.room4 is very empty now that u are gone.itll never be the same without you.mr coogan youll be missed very much by students+teachers.goodbye sir
history and sports will never b the same again!he a ledgend!no1 can take his place!coogan we love u!R.I.P.
gave me the inspiration to learn more about history."here you mister-------"great quote.greatest ever teacher.R.I.P Mr. Coogan.
Who could ever fill those shoes? An inspiration in so many ways and a rare teacher that cared, taught well and was well loved.
Goodbye Sir. Room 4 wont be the same without you. You will be remembered for generations, R.I.P.
in life you thought,in teaching you inspired,in inspiring you created.my sincere condolinces P.M.Purcell
RIP Mr Coogan! You will be sadly missed by everyone! Room 4 just won't be the same without you
a legend is gone. they may close the school for good
was the best teacher i ever had. he will be greatly missed by all.
best teacher in the world! respected by all students and teachers! he is the great1!! legend!!
No longer with us a great man he'll be sorely missed