03 Oct 2022

Deaths in Longford - April 7, 2017

Deaths in Longford - April 7, 2017

Joseph Chapman, Lisawley, Lanesboro, Co Longford

The death occurred on Thursday, April 6 of Joseph Chapman, Lisawley, Lanesboro Co Longford at the Midlands Regional Hospital Mullingar. Cherished uncle of his nephews and nieces, his grand nephews and grand nieces, and his great grand nephews and great grand nieces RIP.
Reposing at his residence Friday, April 7 from 2pm to 10pm. Removal on Saturday, April 8 to St Mary’s Church Lanesboro for Funeral Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Lanesboro Cemetery. House Private on Saturday morning please.

Michael Fox, Mullavornia, Ballymahon, Co Longford
The recent death has occurred on Thursday, April 6 of Michael Fox, Mullavornia, Ballymahon, Co Longford.
Predeceased by his son Joe, Parents Bernard and Julia Fox and his sister Ann Walsh. Deeply regretted by his brother Tom, sisters Maureen and Catherine, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Rest in Peace.
Reposing at Saint Joseph's Hospital Chapel, Dublin Road, Longford on Saturday evening April 8 from 4pm followed by removal to St Matthew's Church, Ballymahon at 6.30pm. Funeral after 11.30am Mass on Sunday, April 9 followed by burial in Kilcommock Cemetery.

Patrick (Paddy) Ward, formerly of Teffia Park, Longford / Ahascragh, Galway
The death occurred of Patrick ‘Paddy’ Ward, Main Street, Ahascragh, Co Galway and formerly of Teffia Park, Longford, suddenly in London.
Predeceased by his father Tom, mother Mary Ann, his brothers Noel and Joe and his sisters Lillian and Martha, he is survived by his brother Tony, sisters Trudy and Eileen, brother-in- law and sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews and great grandnephew, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.
Mass of the Resurrection will take place at St Cuan’s Church, Ahascragh on Sunday, April 9 at 12 noon, interment afterwards at Ahascragh new cemetery.

Frank & Alexandra Dunne and Malkin-Dunne, Munich, Germany and formerly Newcastle-under-Lyme, England and, Malahide, Dublin / Roscommon
The deaths occurred, following a tragic accident, on Friday March 31 of Frank & Alexandra Dunne and Malkin-Dunne, Munich, Germany and formerly Newcastle-under-Lyme, England and, Malahide, Dublin / Roscommon.Frank is the son of the late Donie; Alex is the daughter of the late Julia. They will be very sadly missed by Frank’s parents Jassie and Sean McNeela (Roscommon), Alex’s dad Steve Malkin (Melbourne), brothers and sister, aunts and uncles, cousins, relatives, work colleagues and many many close friends. ‘Together forever’.
Reposing at Smyth’s Funeral Home, Roscommon on Friday evening, April 7 from 5pm until 7pm. Removal on Saturday morning, April 8 to Saint Sylvester’s Church, Malahide arriving for funeral service at 10am followed by cremation at Dardistown Crematorium.
No flowers please. Donations if desired to the Sub Aqua Search and Rescue.

Brendan Austin, Knockmant, Killucan, Westmeath
The death occurred, unexpectedly in St James's Hospital, Dublin, on Tuesday, April 4 of Brendan Austin, Knockmant, Killucan, Westmeath. Sadly missed by his partner Nuala, good neighbours, cousins, relatives and friends.
Reposing in Ennis’s Funeral Home, Killucan this Friday evening, April 7 from 6pm, followed by prayers at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday morning April 8 at 11am in St Joseph's Church, Rathwire with burial afterwards in Rathwire Cemetery.

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