He's survived by his partner and daughters.
Funeral arrangements for the Offaly man killed in a motorcycle crash over the weekend have been announced.
John Fanning died in the incident on the Mullingar/Rochfortbridge road on Sunday evening.
The Edenderry man will be laid to rest this Thursday, following a family funeral mass in the Church Of the Holy Trinity, Castlejordan at 11 o'clock.
He's survived by his partner Jackie and daughters Lauryn and Lucy.