Deaths in Longford - March 17, 2017

Alan Walsh

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Alan Walsh

Deaths in Longford - March 17, 2017

Niall Glennon, Cloncoose, Longford

The death occurred on Tuesday, March 14 of Niall Glennon, Cloncoose, Longford.
Beloved son of the late Eamon. Niall will be sadly missed and remembered with love by his heartbroken family, his mother Breda, his wife Eleanor, his daughters Emily, Lucy and Holly, sister Helen (Herskind), brothers Martin and David, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephew, uncles, aunts, relatives and many friends. May he rest in peace.
Reposing at Glennon's Funeral Home, Ballinalee Road, Longford on Friday, March 17 from 6pm until 9pm followed by prayers at 9pm. Removal on Saturday, March 18 to arrive at St Mel's Cathedral for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in Ballymacormack Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to a charity of choice. Please note that both Niall's home in Cloncoose and the family home on the Ballinalee Road are strictly private.

Annie Reilly (née McGauran), Aughakilmore, Ballinalee, Co Longford
The death occurred on Tuesday, March 14 of Annie Reilly (nee McGauran), Aughakilmore, Ballinalee, Co. Longford, peacefully in the loving care of the staff and management of Our Lady's Manor, Nursing Home, Edgeworthstown.
Predeceased by her husband Tommy and son Joe. Deeply regretted by her sons Tommy and Mattie, daughters Mary Murtagh, Larkfield, Dring and Margaret Connell, Soran, Ballinalee. Daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, sister Margaret Reilly, Cloughernal, Granard and brother Phil McGauran, Cornadrung, sister-in-law Violet, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, relatives and friends. Rest In Peace.
Funeral Mass on Friday, March 17 at 1pm in St Joseph's Church, Purth  with burial immediately afterwards in adjoining cemetery.

Rory McKnight, Castleglen, Newtownforbes, Longford / Barntown, Wexford / Clare
The death occurred, peacefully at Laurel Lodge Nursing Home, Ballinalee Road, Longford, on Thursday, March 16 of Rory McKnight, Castleglen, Newtownforbes, Co Longford and late of Clare and Wexford.
Beloved husband of Phyllis and dear father of Laura, Charmain, Flora and Anew. Sadly missed by his loving wife, daughters, son, daughter in law Amanda McKnight, sons in law Martin Costelloe and Damien Hetherton, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposing at Laurel Lodge Nursing Home, today St Patrick’s Day (Friday, March 17) from 4pm until 7pm. Removal to St Alphonsus’ Church Barntown, Co Wexford on Saturday evening, March 18 to arrive at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday, March 19 at 2pm with interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Charles Anthony Billings, The Cottage, Kiltycreevagh, Ballinamuck, Co Longford / North Strand, Dublin
The death occurred on Wednesday, March 15 of Charles Anthony Billings, The Cottage, Kiltycreevagh,Ballinamuck, Co Longford/ North Strand and formerly North Strand, Dublin, peacefully, in the care of the doctors, nurses and staff of St Joseph's Hospital, Longford.
Predeceased by his wife Teresa and brother David. Charles will be sadly missed by his loving daughter Suzanne and her partner Owen (Ballinalee), grandchildren Cameron and Alexander, brothers Donal and Frances, sister Lynda, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, cousins, relatives, neighbours and friends. Always in our thoughts, forever in our hearts. May He Rest In Peace.
Charles's remains will be reposing in Connell's Funeral Chapel, Church Street, Longford, on Saturday, March 18 from 6pm until 8pm, with prayers at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday, March 19 at 1pm in St Mel's Cathedral, Longford, followed by burial in Ballinamuck New Cemetery.

Pat Muldowney, Sandyford Terrace, Drogheda, Louth / Bornacoola, Co Leitrim
The death occurred on Wednesday, March 15 of Pat Muldowney, Sandyford Terrace, Drogheda, Co. Louth and formerly of Bornacoola, Co Leitrim, peacefully at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital.
Sadly missed by his loving sons James, John, Brendan and Patrick, wife Anne, daughters in law Yvonne, Ciara, May and Sarah, grandchildren Amy, Jack, Jamie and Páraic, sister Ann, brothers Seamus, Brendan and John, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Rest in peace.
Reposing at Townley’s Funeral Home, Crosslanes, Drogheda from 6pm until 8pm on Friday evening March 17. Removal on Saturday morning March 18 at 9.30am arriving to Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Drogheda for Funeral Mass at 10am. Burial afterwards in Cloonmorris Cemetery, Bornacoola, Co. Leitrim, arriving at 3pm approximately. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to Palliative Care, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital.


Edie Maud Smyth (née McDowell), Farnadawley, Crossdoney, Co Cavan
The death occurred on Thursday, March 16 of Edie Maud Smyth (nee McDowell) Farnadawley, Crossdoney, Co Cavan, peacefully at Cavan General Hospital.
Dearly beloved wife of the late Archie and much loved mother of Ivan and Fred. Remembered with love by her family and her beloved grandchildren Sonya, Allison, Adeine and Mark, by her daughters-in-law Patricia and Edna, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Resting at her home on Friday, March 17 from 1pm to 9pm. Funeral leaving her home on Saturday, March 18 at 1.45pm arriving Kilmore Cathedral at 2.30pm for Funeral Service followed by burial in Kilmore Cathedral Parish Graveyard. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if so desired, to Kilmore Cathedral Restoration Fund c/o William Foster, Funeral Director, Ricehill, Crossdoney, Cavan. House private at all other times please. Owing to the death of the late Mrs Edie Maud Smyth, the premises of Fred Smyth Lawnmower Services will remain closed until 9am on Monday, March 20.

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