Deaths in Longford - March 25, 2017

Alan Walsh

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Alan Walsh

Deaths in Longford - March 25, 2017

Bill ‘William’ Kirk, Teffia Park, Longford Town, Longford

The death occurred on Friday, March 24 of Bill ‘William’ Kirk, Teffia Park, Longford Town, Longford. Beloved husband of the late Eva. Sadly missed by his loving family, sisters-in-law Sylvia Kirk and Ena McInerney, brother-in-law Harry McInerney, nieces Joan, Carol Ann, Barbara and Nuala (McInerney), nephews Harry, James and Robert Kirk, David and Peter Stirzaker, nieces & nephews in law, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.
Reposing at Glennon's Funeral Home, Ballinalee Road, Longford, on Sunday, March 26 from 5pm until 7pm with prayers at 6pm. Removal on Monday, March 27 to arrive at St Mel's Cathedral for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon, followed by cremation at Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan, at 3pm. House private please. No flowers, please, donations to Age Action Ireland.


Ann Sheridan (née McGlynn), Lisnagrish, Edgeworthstown, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, at the General Hospital, Mullingar, on Thursday, March 23 of Ann Sheridan (née McGlynn), Lisnagrish, Edgeworthstown, Longford. Sadly missed by her loving husband Michael, family Damien, Sharon, James and Jacqueline, grandchildren Leah and Liam, brothers Mick and Peter, sisters Mary, Rosie and Jodie, daughter-in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.
Reposing at Our Lady's Manor, Edgeworthstown, on Saturday, March 25 from 3pm with prayers at 5.15pm, followed by removal to St Mary's Church to arrive at 6pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Sunday, March 26 at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Aughafin Cemetery. House private please.


Terence ‘Ted’ Doherty, Ballivor, Meath / Cavan
The death occurred, peacefully in the loving care of the team of St Camillus Nursing Centre, Killucan, Co Westmeath, on Friday, March 24 of Terence ‘Ted’ Doherty, Ballivor, Co Meath, formerly Arva, Co Cavan. Beloved husband of the late Mary Jo and dear father of Pat, Terence(deceased), Therese, Bernadette, Josephine and Terence. Ted will be sadly missed by his loving family, their spouses, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Reposing at St Camillus Nursing Centre, Killucan, on Saturday, March 25 from 4.30pm - 5.55pm, followed by Mass. Funeral Mass in Church of St Columbanus, Ballivor, on Monday, March 27, at 11am. Burial to follow in Coronea Cemetery, Co Cavan, approximately 1.30pm. No flowers please. Donations, if desired, to St Camillus Nursing Centre, Killucan, Co Westmeath.

Mary Flood, Bridge Street, Cavan Town, Cavan
The death occurred, peacefully at the Sheelin Nursing Home, Mountnugent, on Friday, March 24 of Mary Flood, formerly of Floods Florist, Bridge Street, Cavan. Predeceased by her brothers Jack and Bert. Sadly missed by her loving sisters Anna (USA), Olive Loughran (Kilmessan), Aggie Hedgley (Belfast), Nuala Lynch (Hollywell), Clare Hourican (Dublin) and Collette Lyons (Longford), brother Tommy (New York), nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, great-grandniece, great-grandnephew, relatives and friends.
Reposing at Lakelands Funeral Home, Dublin Road, Cavan on Saturday, March 25 from 4.30pm until 7.30pm. Requiem Mass on Sunday, March 26 at 2.30pm in St Brigid’s Church, Killygarry, followed by interment in adjoining cemetery.


Valentine ‘Val’ Healy, Banagher, Killucan, Westmeath
The death occurred, peacefully at St Camillus Nursing Centre, Killucan, on Friday, March 24 of Valentine ‘Val’ Healy, Banagher, Killucan, Co Westmeath. He will be sadly missed by his family, friends, neighbours and the excellent staff and fellow residents at St Camillus'. May Val Rest In Peace.
Funeral on Monday, March 27 at 10.30am in St Camillus Chapel followed by private cremation.


Mary McGrath (née Reynolds), 66 Cabra Park, Phibsboro, Dublin / Finea, Cavan
The death occurred, peacefully, at Laurel Lodge Nursing Home, Longford, on Saturday, March 25 of Mary McGrath (nee Reynolds) 66 Cabra Park, Phibsboro, Dublin 7 and late of Carrick, Finea, Co Cavan. Predeceased by her husband Joe. Sadly missed by her brothers Eoin and Michael, sisters Ann and Margaret, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.
Reposing at Laurel Lodge Nursing Home on Monday evening, March 27 from 4pm until 6pm. Removal arriving St Mary's Church Carrick at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, March 28 at 12 noon followed by private cremation in Lakelands Crematorium Cavan.

Cecilia Gannon (née Mulvihill), Kilkenny Cross, Castlebar, Mayo / Abbeyshrule, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully at her residence, on Thursday, March 23 of Cecilia Gannon (née Mulvihill), Kilkenny Cross, Castlebar and late of Abbeyshrule, Co Longford. Beloved wife of the late Michael and loving mother of the late Eugene. Very deeply regretted and sadly missed by her loving family, daughter’s Marian (Gilmartin) and Jospehine (Gannon),son’s Raymond and Dermot, daughters-in-law Dolores and June, son-in-law PJ and grandchildren Lorraine and husband Raj, Colm, Alison, Jeffrey and David, great-granddaughter Erin, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.
Remains reposed at her residence on Friday, March 24 with removal on Saturday morning, March 25 at 10am to St Aloysius' Church, Breaffy for Funeral Mass at 11am with burial afterwards in Breaffy Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to Western Alzheimer’s, Ballindine c/o Moran Funeral Directors, Castlebar.


Margaret Kehir, Castleknock, Dublin / Moyne, Longford
The death occurred, suddenly, on Wednesday, March 22 of Margaret Kehir (née Cosgrove) of Castleknock, Dublin 15 and formerly of Moyne, Co Longford. Beloved wife of James and dear mother of Grace, Louise and Mark and sister of James, Philip and Bridget. Sadly missed by her loving family, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, cousins, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposed at Cunningham’s Funeral Home, Church Avenue, Blanchardstown on Friday evening, March 24. Removal to St Brigid’s Church, Blanchardstown on Saturday morning, March 25 arriving for Requiem Mass at 10am followed by burial in Rathmoyle Cemetery, Kilmurray, Co Roscommon arriving at 2.30pm (approximately). House private please.


Joan Hernan (née Scott), Ballygar, Galway / Arva, Cavan
The death occurred, peacefully, in the loving care of the staff at the Sacred Heart Hospital, Roscommon, on Thursday, March 23 of Joan Hernan (nee Scott), Ballygar, Co Galway and formerly Arva, Co Cavan. Predeceased by her brother Robert and sister Violet. Much loved wife of Michael (Mick) and dearly loved mother of Raymond, Robert, John and David, sadly missed by her loving family, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, brother Basil, sisters Joy, Faye, Maude and Mignone, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Reposed at her residence on Friday, March 24 from 4pm to 8pm. Removal on Saturday afternoon, March 25 for Funeral Service in St Coman’s Church of Ireland, Roscommon, at 4pm with burial afterwards in Ballygar Graveyard. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to Sacred Heart Hospital Comfort Fund.


Nora Golden (née Jebb), Lanesboro, Co Roscommon
The death occurred on Sunday, March 19 of Nora Golden (nee Jebb), Ballyleague, Co Roscommon, suddenly. Peacefully in the wonderful care of Medical 1, Midlands Regional Hospital, Mullingar.
Sadly missed by her sons Patrick, Timothy and Michael, granddaughters Jessica and Amber, nieces and nephews, family and friends.
No flowers, donations to the MRI Fund, Midlands Regional Hospital, Mullingar. Nora donated her body to Medical Research. A Memorial Service will be held at 2pm on Saturday, March 25 in St John’s (COI) Church, Lanesboro.

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