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Deaths in Longford - March 19, 2017

Deaths in Longford - March 19, 2017

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.
Funeral Mass on Sunday, March 19 at 1pm in St Mel's Cathedral, Longford, followed by burial in Ballinamuck New Cemetery.

Maureen Mannion (née Teague), Clygeen, Legan, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully at the Regional Hospital Tullamore, on Friday, March 17 of Maureen Mannion (née Teague), Clygeen, Legan, Longford. Deeply regretted by her husband Jim, sons John, Peter, Pat, Willie, Anthony, James and Val., daughter Brigid, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.
Reposing at her home on Sunday, March 19 from 1pm. Mass of the resurrection on Monday, March 20 in St Mary's Church, Legan at 12 noon with burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery. House private on Monday morning please.

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.
Funeral Mass on Sunday, March 19 at 2pm in St Alphonsus’ Church Barntown, Co Wexford with interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Rosanne Reilly (née Dillon), Lisdoughan, The Pigeons., Athlone, Westmeath
The death occurred, peacefully in her 99th year, at The Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar, on Saturday, March 18 of Rosanne Reilly (née Dillon), Lisdoughan, The Pigeons., Athlone, Westmeath. Wife of the late Peter. Deeply regretted by her loving family, sons Tom (Dublin), William (Dublin), Colman, daughters Mary Jo, Rosaleen (Healy, Dublin), Eilish (Murtagh, Ballynacarrigy), sons-in-law Kevin and Danny, daughters-in-law Freda and Susan, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Reposing at Thomond Lodge Nursing Home, Ballymahon from 3pm to 5pm this Sunday evening, March 19 with removal to the Church of The Immaculate Conception, Tubberclair, arriving at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Monday, March 20 at 12 noon, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private please.

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.
Rested at her home on Friday, March 17.Funeral Service took place on Saturday, March 18 in Kilmore Cathedral 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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