Deaths in Longford - Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Bridgie McNerney (née Ward), Carrickadorish, Aughnacliffe, Longford
The death occurred on Tuesday, January 16 of Bridgie McNerney (nee Ward) Carrickadorish, Aughnacliffe, Co Longford, at Cavan General Hospital.
Bridgie, beloved wife of the late Phil and mother of the late Leo. Much loved mother of Kathleen Gumley, John, Turlough, Christopher, Colm and Philip. Deeply regretted by her daughter, sons, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a wide circle of friends.
Remains reposing at Cavan General Hospital Mortuary on Wednesday, January 17 from 3pm until removal leaving hospital at 5pm to arrive at St Colmcille's Church at 6pm, via Arva. Funeral Mass on Thursday morning January 18 at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. House private.
Theresa ‘Tess’ Mohan (née Fallon), Castletown Geoghegan, Westmeath / Ardee, Louth
The death occurred on Tuesday, January 16 of Theresa ‘Tess’ Mohan (Nee Fallon) Castletown Geoghegan Co. Westmeath and Churchtown, Ardee, Co Louth, peacefully, in the loving care of the staff at Thomond Lodge, Ballymahon, Co Longford.
Predeceased by her husband TJ. Sadly missed by her nephews, nieces, sister-in-law, relatives, friends and companions in Thomond Lodge. May her gentle soul Rest in Peace.
Reposing at Thomond Lodge on Thursday evening, January 18 from 5pm to 7pm. Funeral Mass on Friday morning January 19 in St Michael's Church, Castletown Geoghegan, at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Frank Sullivan, Aughakine, Aughnacliffe, Longford
The death occurred on Sunday, January 14 of Frank Sullivan, Aughakine, Aughnacliffe, Longford, peacefully, in the loving care of the staff at the Laurel Lodge Nursing Home (two weeks before his 100th birthday).
Predeceased by his wife Rosetta. Sadly missed by his loving Family: Sean (Ballinamore), Marie Ward (Clondalkin, Dublin), Settie Blessington (Coolcor), Frank (Aughagarron), Bridie McNerney (Clonfin); Sons-in-law, Tony, Michael and James; Daughters-in-law, Brid and Margaret; Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren, loyal neighbours, relatives and friends.
Funeral on Wednesday, January 17 at 11am in Colmcille Church. Burial in adjoining cemetery. (Rhyne Quarries closed on Wednesday as a mark of respect). 'Dia go deo leis'.
Gerard ‘Gerry’ Molloy, Rosscarbery, Cork / Oranmore, Galway / Lanesboro, Longford
The death has occurred on Sunday, January 14 of Gerard ‘Gerry’ Molloy, Rosscarbery, Cork and previously Oranmore and Lanesboro, Longford, retired Garda Sergeant, Granard.
Sadly missed by his loving partner Mary O'Donovan, wife Kathleen, children Kieran, Tommy, Gerard, Brian, Alan and Catherine, daughters and son-in-law, grandchildren, brother of Tom and Dorothy, wide circle of friends. Predeceased by sister Sheila and brother Kieran.
Private Cremation. Memorial Mass in Oranmore on Thursday, January 18 at 12 noon.
Mary Catherine Butler (née O'Shea), Dartry, Rathgar, Dublin / Longford Town, Longford
The death occurred on Saturday, January 13 of Mary Catherine Butler (nee O'Shea), Dartry, Rathgar, Dublin/ Longford town, peacefully with her family, in the tender care of the nurses and staff at Cowper Care, Dublin.
Beloved wife of Simon, loving mother of Annabel, Heloise and John and devoted grandmother. Will be deeply missed and remembered by her extended family and friends.
Funeral Service in Church of Ss. Columbanus and Gall, Milltown Parish, Dublin on Thursday, January 18 at 11am, followed by a cremation in Mount Jerome. Family flowers only.
Mary McKiernan (née Corcoran), Carrickaboy, Cavan
The death occurred on Monday, January 15 of Mary McKiernan (nee Corcoran), Newtown, Carrickaboy, Co Cavan, peacefully at Cavan General Hospital beloved wife of the late Ned.
Sadly missed by her loving family Mary Fox, Ballywillan, Granard; Seamus, Teresa Doyle, Smear, Aughnacliffe; Geraldine Reilly, Cornadrung, Aughnacliffe; sons in law, daughter in law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren nephews nieces relatives and friends.
Requiem Mass on Wednesday morning January 17 at 11am in St Matthew's Church Drumavaddy with interment afterwards in adjoining cemetery. May she rest in peace.
Colette Moran (née Barry), Convent Road, Ballaghaderreen, Roscommon / Ballinamore, Leitrim
The death occurred on Sunday, January 14 of Colette Moran (née Barry), Convent Road, Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon and formerly of Cloverhill House, Ballinamore, Co Leitrim, Retired Vice-Principal, St. Joseph’s Secondary School, Ballaghaderreen, peacefully in her 89th year, surrounded by her family and in the kind and gentle care of the staff of Oakwood Nursing Home.
Beloved wife of the late Vincent and loving mother of Michele, Barry, Andrea and the late Rhona; loving mother-in-law of Paul and Paula. Devoted and much loved grandmother of Conall and Shane, Conor and James. Dear sister of the late Padraic and the late Dolores. She will be very sadly missed by her loving family, nieces, nephews, extended family, many friends, former colleagues and past pupils. May She Rest In Peace.
Mass of the Resurrection on Wednesday, January 17 at 11am in St Aidan’s Church, Monasteraden followed by interment in Kilcolman Cemetery. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a h-anam dílis.
Family flowers only, please. Donations, if desired, to a charity of your choice c/o Sharkey Funeral Directors.
Mary Casserly (née Foley), Currycramp, Dromod, Leitrim
The death occurred on Sunday, January 14 of Mary Casserly (nee Foley), Currycramp, Dromod, Co Leitrim, peacefully in the presence of her loving family and caring staff of Abbey Haven Nursing Home, Boyle.
Predeceased by her loving husband Michael and granddaughter Amanda, deeply regretted by her loving son John James (New York), daughters Lee Russell (New York), Brid McManamon, Margaret and Anastasia Quinn (Dublin), son in law Finbar, daughter in law Sheila, her 10 grandchildren, her 17 great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. May Mary Rest in Peace.
Funeral Mass on Wednesday January 17 at 11am in St Michael's Church, Bornacoola followed by burial in Cloonmorris Cemetery. Family flowers only please donations if desired to Cloonmorris cemetery fund (donation box in Church). House private please.
Patricia Holder (née Dowling), Weekfield, Ballyleague, Roscommon
The death occurred, peacefully, in the loving care of the staff at Sonas Cloverhill Nursing Home, on Saturday, January 13, of Patricia Holder (née Dowling), Weekfield, Ballyleague, Roscommon. She will be very sadly missed by her husband Douglas, son Tony, daughter Katherine, brother Micheál, sisters Maria, Ann and Noeleen, her 5 grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Rest In Peace.
Removal on Wednesday, January 17 to the Church of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary, Ballyleague arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am followed by private cremation.
John ‘Sean’ Gallagher, Greendale Road, Dublin / Aughnasheelin, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully, surrounded by his loving family at Beaumont Hospital, on Monday, January 8, of John ‘Sean’ Gallagher, Greendale Road, Dublin and formerly of Drumrackin, Aughnasheelin, Co Leitrim, retired member of An Garda Síochána. Beloved husband to Alice, loving father to Alan, Seán, Leo and Alice. Dearly missed by his wife, children, daughter-in-law Orlaith, grandchildren Sean, Conor and Emma, brothers Tom and Seamus, sisters Anna, Josie, Mary, Sr Rose, Eileen and Peg, McMonagle family, brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, and many friends. May his soul rest in peace.
Memorial Mass to be held Sunday, January 21, in St Mary’s Church, Aughnasheelin, Co Leitrim at 12 noon. Family flowers only please. Donations, if so desired, to Beaumont Hospital Foundation.
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