Deaths in Longford - Monday, February 12, 2018
John Henry Grier, Drumgildra, Mohill, Leitrim / Gortletteragh, Leitrim
The death occurred on Monday, January 29 of John Henry Grier, Shepherds Bush, London and formerly of Drumgildra, Mohill, Co Leitrim, peacefully at Paddington Hospital, London following a short illness.
Predeceased by his brother Tommy. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving family, his brothers; Fr. Matt, James, Bernie and Charlie, sisters; Mary Ellen, Elizabeth, Rose, Bernadette and Kathleen, aunt, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, grand-nieces, grand-nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. May he Rest in Peace.
Remains reposing at Our Lady's Manor, Edgeworthstown, Co Longford on Thursday, February 15 from 4pm - 6pm followed by removal to arrive at St Mary's Church, Gortletteragh for 7pm. Funeral Mass on Friday, February 16 at 11am with burial afterwards to the adjoining cemetery.
Doreen Halligan (née Murtagh), Ardnacassa Lawns, Dublin Road, Longford Town, Longford
The death occurred, in the loving care of her family, on Friday, February 9 of Doreen Halligan (née Murtagh), Ardnacassa Lawns, Dublin Road, Longford Town, Longford. Predeceased by her husband Gus. Dear sister of Fr Colm (Kildalkey). Loving mother of Leonie, Nick (Dublin) and Ruth (Longford). Mother-in-law of Michael, Aisling and Kevin. Special granny to Louise, Darren, Nicholas, Liam, Jack and Maria. Deeply regretted by her loving family, sisters-in-law, brother-in-law; nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. May her gentle soul Rest in Peace.
Funeral Mass on Monday, February 12 at 11am in St Joseph's Chapel, Dublin Road, Longford. Burial afterwards in Ballymacormack Cemetery.
PJ Killian, Clonberla, Killashee, Longford
The death occurred on Thursday, February 8 of PJ Killian, Clonberla, Killashee, Longford.
Predeceased by his parents, brothers William, Tommy and Eamon and sister Rose. PJ, sadly missed and remembered with love by his family, wife Rita, daughters Rosemary Johnston (Killashee), Gráinne Mulvihill (Newtowncashel), Carol Ryan (Connecticut, USA) and Clodagh McCann (Newtownforbes), son Thomas (Clonberla), sisters Betty, Úna and Margaret, brothers Jack and Gerry, sons-in-law Owen, Michael, Joe and Michael, daughter-in-law Deirdre, his adored grandchildren Seoighe, Michael, Clodagh, Darragh, Ruadhán, David, Orla, Tommy, Blaíthín, Seosamh, Avril and Lauren, brothers-in-law,sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.
Removal on Monday, February 12 to arrive at St Patrick’s Church, Killashee for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am, interment afterwards in Ballinakill Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers to the Palliative Care Unit at The Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar c/o Glennon Funeral Directors or any family member. House strictly private outside of reposing hours please.
Directions to house: Please drive to Killashee Village in centre of village there will be directional signs showing the way to the residence.
Peter Sheils, Clontarf, Dublin / Gowna, Cavan
The death occurred on Thursday, February 8 of Peter Sheils, Clontarf, Dublin and formerly of Gowna, Co Cavan, peacefully in the tender care of the staff at St. Francis Hospice, Raheny.
Beloved husband of Maureen, father of Orla and Ciara and grandfather of Jade. Sadly missed by his loving family, brother Mal, goddaughter Siobhan, sister-in-law Sheila, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and a wide circle of friends. Rest in peace.
Funeral Mass on Monday morning February 12 at 10am in the Church of St John the Baptist, Clontarf Road followed by Committal Service at 12 noon in Glasnevin Crematorium. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to St. Francis Hospice, Raheny.
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