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Deaths in Longford - December 6, 2016

Deaths in Longford - December 6, 2016

John Brennan, Lattin, Tipperary / Drumkeerin, Leitrim

The recent death has occurred on Friday, December 2 of John Brennan, peacefully in St Phelim's Nursing Home, Dromahair. Formerly of Lattin, Tipperary Town, Glen of Aherlow, Co Tipperary and New York. Husband of the late Teresa Higgins, Litter, Drumkeerin & Killargue, Co Leitrim.

Funeral Mass on Tuesday, December 6 at 11.30am in St Brigid's Church, Drumkeerin with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Tommy Creamer, Drumdarkan, Cloone, Co Leitrim

The recent death has occurred on Monday, December 5 of Tommy Creamer, Drumdarkan, Cloone, Co. Leitrim peacefully at Lough Erril Private Nursing Home, Mohill. May he rest in peace.

Funeral Arrangements Later.

Dan Joe Daly, Dromagh, Cork / Leitrim

The recent death has occurred on Sunday November 27 of Dan Joe Daly, Dromagh, Mallow & San Francisco , formerly of Dysart, peacefully in the presence of his family.

Beloved husband of Margaret (nee McCaffrey, Ballinamore, Co Leitrim), dear father of Conor & Brendan and loving brother of Pat, Michael, Breda (McCarthy), Eileen (O'Flynn), Kathleen (Collins), John & the late Matt. Deeply regretted by his loving wife, family, mother-in-law Mary, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, grand nephew, cousins, relatives and friends.

Funeral took place in San Francisco. Memorial Mass in St John's Church, Dromagh on Friday, December 16, at 7.30pm. May he rest in peace.

Daniel John Dillon, Clonskeagh, Dublin

The recent death occurred, (tragically), on Friday, December 2 of Daniel John Dillon, Clonskeagh, Dublin, aged 17 months. Deeply beloved, precious son of Conor and Niamh McCawley and adored brother of Emilie and grandson of the late Marie McCawley; he will be sadly missed by his heartbroken parents and sister, grandparents Marie and Barry Dillon, Martin McCawley, his aunts Sophie and Sinead, his uncles Ronan and Peter Dillon and Ronan McCawley, his grand aunts and grand uncles, as well as his extended close circle of cousins and friends, particularly Niamh O’Reilly.

Funeral Mass of the Angels on Tuesday morning, December 6 at 11am in The Church of the Sacred Heart, Donnybrook, followed by burial in Kilternan Park Cemetery.

We love you Daniel. Always.

Anna Fagan, Coolock, Dublin / Castlepollard, Co Westmeath

The recent death has occurred on Thursday, December 1 of Anna Fagan , Coolock, Dublin/ Castlepollard, Co Westmeath , suddenly.

Sadly missed by her loving son Matthew, sister Jo, extended family and a large circle of friends. May Anna Rest In Peace.

Funeral Mass on Wednesday, December 7 at 10.30am in the Church of St Joseph, Greencastle Road followed by burial in St Michael's Cemetery, Castlepollard, Westmeath.

Kathleen McWade (née Campbell), Main Street, Granard, Co Longford

The recent death has occurred on Sunday, December 4 of Kathleen McWade (nee Campbell), Main Street, Granard, Co Longford, peacefully at Mullingar Regional Hospital surrounded by her loving daughters, Evelyn, Vivien, Cathy, Elizabeth, Dympna and Sinead.

Predeceased by her husband Tom and grandson Paul. Sadly missed by her family, her brother John, her sister’ Elizabeth and Rose, her grandchildren Lloyd and Marykate, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. May she Rest in Peace.

Reposing at Smith’s Funeral Home, Barrack Street, Granard on Tuesday, December 6 from 5pm until 8pm. Removal on Wednesday morning, December 7, to St Mary’s Church, Granard for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Drumlish New Cemetery.

James Small, Crewe, England and formerly of Colmcille Terrace, Granard, Co Longford

The recent death has occurred on  Friday December 2 of James Small, Crewe, England and formerly of Colmcille Terrace, Granard, Co Longford, peacefully.

Predeceased by his parents Kevin and Mary. James will be sadly missed by his wife Bridget (nee Ward), daughter Korina, sons Kevin, James and Declan, grandchildren, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, cousins, relatives, neighbours and his friends in Ireland and in England. May James forever Rest In Peace.

Funeral Arrangements Later.

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