Deaths in Longford - Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Alan Walsh

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Alan Walsh

Deaths in Longford - Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Patricia Johnston (née Duke), Camlin Meadows, Townparks, Longford Town, Longford

The death occurred on Tuesday, June 6 of Patricia Johnston (née Duke), Camlin Meadows, Townparks, Longford Town, Longford. Patricia, passed away peacefully surrounded by her children. She is predeceased by her husband John and will be greatly missed and well remembered by her loving family, son John, daughters Jennifer, Patsy, Geraldine and Mandy, brother Joe, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends and a large circle of friends. May she rest in peace.
Reposing at Glennon’s Funeral Home, Ballinalee Road on Wednesday, June 7 from 5pm until 7pm followed by prayers at 7pm. Removal on Thursday, June 8 to arrive at St Mel’s Cathedral for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am, interment afterwards in Ardla Cemetery, Skerries, Co Dublin. Family flowers only please.

Colette McKiernan, Derryharrow, Longford / Belfast, Antrim


The death occurred on Saturday, June 3 of Colette McKiernan, Derryharrow, Longford, formerly of Ormeau Road, Belfast. Recently predeceased by her sisters Una and Marion. Colette will be sadly missed and remembered with love by her family, husband Noel, daughters Nicola, Leanne and Caroline, sons Peter, Neil and Andrew, sons-in-law Anthony, Peter and Pauric, daughters-in-law Darin, Louise and Kityee, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.
Reposing at Glennon's Funeral Home, Ballinalee Road, Longford on Thursday, June 8 from 6pm until 8pm with prayers at 7pm. Removal on Friday, June 9 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 The Longford Branch of St Vincent de Paul, c/o Glennon’s Funeral Directors or any family member.

Dave Madden, Ferefad, Ardagh Road, Longford


The death occurred, peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family, on Sunday, June 4 of Dave Madden, Ferefad, Ardagh Road, Longford. Dave will be sadly missed and remembered with love by his beloved wife Marie, adoring sons Nicholas and Sergi, brothers Liam and Pat, sisters in law Carmel, Elaine and Fionnuala, Aunt Kathleen Ryder (Ballinrobe), nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, neighbours and colleagues. May he rest in peace.
Mass of the Resurrection in  St Mel's Cathedral, Longford town on Wednesday at 11am, followed by private cremation at Lakelands Crematorium. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to Longford Hospice Homecare, c/o Glennon Funeral Directors or any family member. House strictly private please.

Bridie Oates, Lismoy, Newtownforbes, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully in the loving care of the management and staff at Shannon Lodge Nursing Home, Rooskey, on Sunday, June 4 of Bridie Oates, Lismoy, Newtownforbes, Longford. Deeply regretted by her loving sister Christine McGuire, Lismoy, her aunt , Kathleen Prunty, Dooroc, Drumlish, nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends. Rest in Peace.
Funeral Mass in St Mary's Church, Newtownforbes on Wednesday, June 7 at 12 noon, Burial afterwards in local cemetery.


Aidan Granaghan, Longford Town, Longford / Ballina, Mayo / Portmarnock, Dublin
The death has occurred,of Aidan Granaghan, (suddenly), in Longford, formerly of Portmarnock, Co Dublin and Tonroe, Kilfian, Ballina. Sadly missed by his four children, Michelle, Brian, Paul and John; his wife Georgina, and his adored grandchildren; loving brother of Kathleen and Dolores, and the late Beatrice, Tony, Michael, John, Aloisious, Alfie, and Seamus.Reposing at Lynn’s Funeral Home, Killala, on Wednesday, June 7 from 6pm to 7pm. Mass on Thursday, June 8 at 1pm in the Church of The Sacred Heart, Kilfian, followed by burial in Kilfian Cemetery. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.


Matt McLoughlin, Kiltycreevagh, Ballinamuck, Longford
The death occurred on Friday, May 26 of Matt McLoughlin, Late of 107 Haig Road, Manchester and Kiltycreevagh, Ballinamuck, Longford. Sadly missed by his wife Monica (nee McCabe), sons, daughters-in-law, sister Cecelia Breslin, Birmingham, brother Brendan, Fearglas north, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Rest in Peace.
Funeral taking place at St Anne's Church, Stretford, Manchester on Friday, June 9 at 10 am.

Elizabeth Marie Fox (nee Hughes), London and Drumnacooha


It is with great sadness that the family of Elizabeth Marie Fox (nee Hughes) of Drumnacooha, announce the news of her passing in London on May 30 after a long illness.
A wonderful wife and mother, she will be missed beyond words and will remain in our hearts and minds forever.
Elizabeth is survived by her husband Paddy (Drumderg Aughnacliffe) and children Jacqueline, Vincent, Gerald & Julie-Anne.


Mary ‘May’ Gallagher (née Flynn), Killaphort, Aughawillan, Garadice, Ballinamore, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully, in the loving care of the staff at Marymount Care Centre, Lucan, Co Dublin, on Monday, June 5 of Mary ‘May’ Gallagher (née Flynn), Killaphort, Aughawillan, Garadice, Ballinamore, Leitrim. Predeceased by her husband John and son Noel. Dear mother of Jim, Mary (Hiney) & Gerard. Loving grandmother to Niall, Pauric, Noel, Claire, Liam, Sean, Ciara and Emer. She will be sadly missed by her loving family, daughters-in-law, son-in-law, nieces, nephew, relatives and kind neighbours. May she rest in peace.
Reposing at Marymount Care Centre, Westmanstown, Lucan on Wednesday evening, June 7  from 6pm - 8pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday morning, June 8 in St Patrick's Church, Aughawillan, Co Leitrim at 10am followed by burial in adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please.

Kathleen Gaffney, Druminmore, Rooskey, Roscommon / Mullingar, Westmeath
The death occurred, peacefully, in ICU at Midlands Regional Hospital, Mullingar, on Saturday, June 3 of Kathleen Gaffney, Druminmore, Rooskey, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Roscommon and 63 Hillside Drive, Mullingar, Co Westmeath. Sadly missed by her heartbroken mother Ann, brother Tommy, aunts-in-law, cousins, relatives, neighbours and a large circle of friends.Rest in peace.
Reposing at the family home in Druminmore, Rooskey, on Wednesday, June 7 from 12 noon until 7pm, followed by removal to the Church of Our Lady Mount Carmel, arriving at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday, June 8 at 12 noon, burial afterwards in Kilglass Cemetery. Family time from 7pm on Wednesday evening please.

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