Deaths in Longford - May 15, 2017

Alan Walsh

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Alan Walsh

Deaths in Longford - May 15, 2017

Ellen ‘Nellie’ McQuaide (née Whitney), Gaigue, Ballinamuck, Co Longford

The death occurred on Sunday, May 14 of Ellen ‘Nellie’ McQuaide (née Whitney), Gaigue, Ballinamuck, Co Longford, peacefully at the Regional Hospital Mullingar, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her husband Frank. Dear mother to Tommy, Frank, Vincent, Brian and Eamon. Grandma to Kevin, Stephen, Megan, Emma, Aoibheann and Mark. Nellie will be sadly missed by her sister Nan Mollaghan, daughters-in-law Siobhan, Majella and Ann, nieces, nephews, her extended family and dear friends. May She Rest In Peace.
Funeral arrangements later

Sister Veronica Farrell, Poor Clare Convent of Perpetual Adoration, Drumshanbo, Leitrim / Longford
The death occurred on Sunday, May 14 of Sister Veronica Farrell, Poor Clare Convent of Perpetual Adoration, Drumshanbo, Leitrim / Longford. Deeply regretted by her Community, Relatives and Friends. RIP. Interment on Tuesday, May 16 after Requiem Mass at 12 noon.

James P Padraig ‘Pat’ McCrann, Tully, Jamestown, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim
The death occurred on Sunday, May 14 of James P Padraig ‘Pat’ McCrann, (Retired Garda Siochana), Tully, Jamestown, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim, peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo (surrounded by his loving family). Predeceased by his beloved wife Gabrielle (nee Brennan), Newtowncashel. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving sister Maura Mahon (Mohill), sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, grand nephews,cousins, relatives, neighbours and his many friends. Rest In Peace.
Reposing at his home on Monday evening May 15  from 7pm until 10pm and on Tuesday, May 16 from 3pm until 5pm with removal afterwards to the Sacred Heart Church, Jamestown arriving at 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, May 17 at 12 noon followed by Cremation at 3pm at Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan. Family flowers only please donations in lieu, to the North West Hospice, Sligo c/o Burke’s Funeral Directors, Carrick-on-Shannon. Family time outside of reposing hours please.

Mary Comiskey, 'Carraig Bán’, The Walk, Roscommon Town, Roscommon


The death occurred, peacefully, surrounded by her family, after a short illness bravely borne, in the exceptional care of the staff of Lynn Ward at Tallaght Hospital, on Sunday, May 14 of Mary Comiskey, 'Carraig Bán’, The Walk, Roscommon Town, Roscommon. Cherished daughter of Maura and the late Peter and much loved sister of John, Peter, David and Paul. Mary will be very sadly missed by her family, her uncles and aunts, cousins, relatives, her friends in the Sacred Heart Church and Solstice Choirs, and a large circle of friends.
Reposing at her home on Monday, May 15 from 4pm  until 8pm. Removal on Tuesday morning, May 16 to the Sacred Heart Church, Roscommon arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am. Burial afterwards in St Coman’s Cemetery. Family time at her home on Tuesday morning please.

Philip Farrelly, Aughterera, Crosserlough, Cavan
The death occurred, peacefully at home in the loving care of his family, on Saturday, May 13, of Philip Farrelly, Aughterera, Crosserlough, Cavan. Beloved husband of Anne and much loved father of Jim, Una, Breda, Ita, Fidelma, Ronan, Ciara and Olive, adored Ippy to Niamh, Cian, Shauna, Laoise, Eoin, Tommy, Aoife, Neasa, Kate, Muireann, Evan, Adam, Laney, Liam, Keala, Christina, Rian, Senan and Oran. Sadly missed by his sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, relatives and friends.
Reposing at his home on Monday, May 15 from 2pm to 10pm. Removal on Tuesday, May 16 to St Mary's Church, Crosserlough for Funeral Mass at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family time on Tuesday morning please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if desired to the Irish Cancer Society.


Eileen Kiernan (née O'Reilly), Virginia Road, Ballyjamesduff, Co Cavan
The death occurred on Thursday, May 11, 2017 of Eileen Kiernan (nee O'Reilly), Virginia Road, Ballyjamesduff, Co Cavan. Eileen passed away peacefully in the loving care of her friends and staff at St Joseph's nursing home Virginia. Predeceased by her husband Hugh Corrmore Arva. Deeply regretted by her brother James California U.S.A.,nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, sister in law Celea, numerous cousins and neighbours,
Funeral Mass on Monday, May 15 in St Joseph’s Church Ballyjamesduff at 12 noon followed by burial in St Joseph’s cemetery Oldcastle Road.


Aileen Beirne (née Brennan), Clooncunny, Strokestown, Co Roscommon
The death occurred on Friday, May 12 of Aileen Beirne (nee Brennan), Clooncunny, Strokestown, Co Roscommon, peacefully in the loving care of all the staff at St Eithne's Rest Care, Tulsk, surrounded by her loving family.
Predeceased by her husband John, grandson Shane and sister Breda. Much loved mother of Marie (Bailey) and Padraig. She will be sadly missed by her sorrowing family, son-in-law Jim, daughter-in-law Tina, grandchildren, brothers Eugene (Strokestown), Sean (Lisgobbin), sisters Maureen (Murray, Newbridge, Co Kildare) and Freda (Gavigan, Derrane), brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and a wide circle of friends. Rest In Peace.
Funeral Mass on Monday, May 15 in St Catherine's Church, Killina at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Killina Cemetery.

Liam Traynor, Clonsura, Castletown-Finea, Finea, Co Westmeath
The death occurred on Thursday, May 11 of Liam Traynor, Clonsura, Castletown-Finea, Finea, Co Westmeath, suddenly.
Predeceased by his brothers Oliver, Sean, Gerry, Chris and his sister Maureen. Sadly missed by his loving sister Rita, Brother in-law Noel O'Neill, nieces Sinead, Niamh, Aisling, Cariosa and Clodagh, grand nieces, grand nephews, relatives and friends. May He Rest In Peace.
Reposed at his residence on Sunday, May 14. Funeral Mass on Monday, May 15 at 2pm in St Michaels Church, Castletown - Finea, then afterwards to Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan. House Strictly Private Monday Please. Family Flowers Only.

Maureen Brolly–Kater, Greystones, Wicklow / Newtownmountkennedy, Wicklow / Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim


The death occurred on Thursday, May 11 of Maureen Brolly-Kater, late of Newtownmountkennedy, Co Wicklow and formerly of Grattan Park, Greystones, Co Wicklow and Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim, peacefully surrounded by her family at St Vincent’s University Hospital.
Maureen; dearly beloved daughter of the late Jeane and Daniel, much loved sister of Kathoyne, Peter, Michael, Patricia, Teresa, Janet and Martin. Sadly missed by her loving sisters, brothers, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and friends. Rest In Peace.
Removal from her home on Monday morning, May 15 to The Church of the Holy Rosary, Greystones arriving at 9.50am. Funeral immediately after 10am Requiem Mass to Redford Cemetery.


John Fox, Loughnavalley, Mullingar, Westmeath
The death occurred on Saturday, May 13 of John Fox, Loughnavalley, Mullingar, Westmeath. John died peacefully at his home in the loving arms of his wife Rosemary. Pre-deceased by his brother William. Sadly missed by his family, wife Rosemary (nee Martin), son Paul, daughters Imelda, Olivia and Eithne, grandchildren Colm, Daniel and Annalise, brother Jimmy, sister Nancy (McCabe), sons-in-law Ronan and Bill, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives and friends. May John's gentle soul rest in peace.
Reposing at his home on Monday, May 15 from 3pm with rosary at 6.30pm, followed by removal to the Church of the Assumption, Loughnavalley to arrive for 7pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, May 16 at 12 noon with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


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