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Saoirse Kennedy Hill: Kennedy clan at funeral for daughter of Guildford Four's Paul Hill

Paul Hill, left, father of Saoirse Kennedy Hill, places his hand on the hearse at funeral services for his daughter at Our Lady of Victory Church in Centerville, Massachusetts, Monday, August 5, 2019. Picture by David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via AP

The funeral has taken place in Massachusetts of Saoirse Kennedy Hill, the daughter of the Guildford Four's Paul Hill and granddaughter of US presidential candidate Robert F Kennedy.

The 22-year-old died last week after being found unresponsive at the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port.

The funeral took place at at Our Lady of Victory Church in Centerville. Those present included her father Paul Hill, mother Courtney Kennedy Hill and dozens of memebers of the extended Kennedy clan.

In a statement released last week, the Kennedy family said: "Our hearts are shattered by the loss of our beloved Saoirse. Her life was filled with hope, promise and love."

Maria Shriver, centre, and her daughter, Christina Schwarzenegger, left, stand with Shriver's brother, Anthony Shriver, before the funeral service for Saoirse Kennedy Hill at Our Lady of Victory Church in Centerville, Massachusetts, Monday, August 5, 2019. Picture by David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via AP

Courtney Kennedy Hill, center, looks on as the casket of her daughter, Saoirse Kennedy Hill, is taken from the hearse for funeral services at Our Lady of Victory Church in Centerville, Massachusetts, Monday, August 5, 2019. Picture by David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via AP  

Edward M. Kennedy, Jr., left, Joseph P. Kennedy II, centre, and his son US Congressman Joseph Kennedy III, right, attend the funeral services for Saoirse Kennedy Hill at Our Lady of Victory Church in Centerville, Massachusetts, Monday, August 5, 2019. Picture by David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via AP

The casket of Saoirse Kennedy Hill enters Our Lady of Victory Church in Centerville, Massachusetts, Monday, August 5, 2019. Picture by David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via AP

Family and friends stand outside the church before funeral services for Saoirse Roisin Kennedy Hill at Our Lady of Victory Church in Centerville, Massachusetts, Monday, August 5, 2019. Picture by David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via AP

Paul Hill, left, father of Saoirse Kennedy Hill, places his hand on the hearse at funeral services for his daughter at Our Lady of Victory Church in Centerville, Massachusetts, Monday, August 5, 2019. Picture by David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via AP 

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