Deaths in Longford - Thursday, December 7, 2017

Alan Walsh

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Alan Walsh

Longford Leader death notices

Deaths in Longford - Thursday, December 7, 2017

Hugh A. McGovern, Carra, Granard, Longford
The death occurred on Tuesday, December 5 of Hugh A. McGovern, Carra, Granard, Longford, peacefully at his home in his 90th year. Retired Rate Collector and Registrar of births, deaths and marriages.
Reunited with his loving wife Ann and their children Triona and Anthony. Survived and sadly missed by his children Peig, Johnny, Cubie and Jo, his daughter-in-law Lexi (Australia) sons-in-law Fergus Feeney and Martin Matthews, his brother Peter and sisters Bessie Lee and Mary Kelleher his adored grandchildren and great-grandchildren, sister-in-law Margaret Smith, brother-in-law Bernard Cunningham, his nieces, nephews, relatives, friends and neighbours. May He Rest In Peace.
Reposing at his home on Thursday, December 7 from 4pm to 10pm. Removal on Friday, December 8 to St Mary's Church, Carra for Funeral Mass at 1pm followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. House private on Friday morning please.

Patricia Connell (née Flynn), Abbeyshrule, Longford
The death occurred on Monday, December 4 of Patricia Connell née Flynn, Abbeyshrule, Co Longford, suddenly, following a tragic accident surrounded by her loving family.
Predeceased by her husband Jimmy. Sadly missed by her sons Danny, John and James, daughters Marie, Helen and Martha, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandchildren, relatives, neighbours and a large circle of friends. RIP.
Funeral Mass on Thursday, December 7 in Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Abbeyshrule at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery.


Fr Michael Lynch, Pulladoey, Aughnacliffe, Longford
The recent death has occurred on Thursday, November 30  in Lincoln, England of Fr Michael Lynch, Pulladoey, Aughnacliffe, Longford, in the loving care of his devoted parishioners and care workers.
Dearly loved brother, uncle and grand uncle who will be sadly missed. May he rest in peace.
Funeral Mass in St Colmcille's Church, Aughnacliffe on Saturday, December 16 at 2 pm. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery.


Seamus Farrell, Gortconnellan, Drumsna, Leitrim / Newtowncashel, Longford
The death occurred on Monday, December 4 of Seamus Farrell, Gortconnellan, Drumsna, Co Leitrim and late of Inchcleraun, Newtowncashel, Co Longford, (peacefully) at Drumderrig Nursing Home, Boyle, surrounded by his loving family.
Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving wife Patricia, sons James, Liam (Limerick) and Padraig (Trim), daughters Brid (USA) and Fema, sister Bridget (London), sons-in-law David and Alan, daughters-in-law Anne, Caroline and Ann-Marie, grandchildren Hannah, Eoghan, Finan, Marc, Ava, Aisling, Laura, Claire, Sean and Rachel, sister-in-law Monica, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Rest In Peace.
Reposing at his residence on Thursday, December 7 from 1pm until 6pm with removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Drumsna arriving at 8pm. Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, December 8 at 1.30pm with funeral afterwards to Annaduff Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations, if so desired, to Alzheimer Society of Ireland. One way traffic system in operation via Drumsna School. House private from 6pm on Thursday evening please.


Mary Kelly (née Creegan), 16 O Callaghan's Ave, Granard, Longford
The death occurred on Monday, December 4 of Mary Kelly (nee Creegan), 16 O’Callaghan's Avenue, Granard, Longford, peacefully at Mullingar Regional Hospital surrounded by her loving family.
Predeceased by her husband Thomas and son Leo. Sadly missed by her sons Thomas, Noel, Frank, and Pauric, daughters Pauline, Elizabeth, Mary-Jo, Bridget, Christine, Angela and Kathleen, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great grandchildren, relatives, friends and neighbours. May She Rest in Peace.
Removal on Thursday, December 7 to St Mary's Church, Granard for Funeral Mass at 11am followed by burial in Granardkill Cemetery. House Private Please.

Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to Age Action Ireland c/o Smith's Funeral Directors or any family member.


David Dooley, Dristernan, Drumshanbo, Leitrim / Arigna, Roscommon
The death occurred on Tuesday, December 5 of David Dooley, Dristernan, Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim, formerly Arigna, Co Roscommon, peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Beloved son of the late Annie B and Bill and brother of the late Dermot. ‘May he rest in peace’.
Sadly missed by his loving brothers Liam (Ballyhaunis) and Ron (Long Island, NY), his friend Mary, nephews, nieces, relatives, extended family, neighbours and his many friends.
Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon on Thursday evening December 7, from 4pm until 5.45pm. Removal to St Patrick’s Church, Drumshanbo, arriving 6.30pm. Mass of Christian Burial on Friday morning December 8 at 11.30am. Interment afterwards in Drumshanbo New Cemetery.

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