Deaths in Longford - Thursday, February 15, 2018
James Macken, Rathfarnham, Dublin / Granard, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, after a brief illness, surrounded by his loving family, under the tender care of the staff of the cardiac unit in the Beacon Hospital, on Wednesday, February 14 of James Macken, Lt. Col Retired, Rathfarnham and late of Granard. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Marie (née Shivnan), his sons David, Barry, Conor and daughter Ciara McNaughten, his daughters-in-law Joan, Niamh, Kay and son-in-law Sean, together with his brothers Johnnie, Benny, Eddie, sister Doris and all his extended family and friends. His eight lovely grandchildren Darragh, Maeve, Leah, Amy, Ben, Holly, Sam and Lucy are very saddened at his passing.
James will be reposing in the Larry Massey Funeral Home, Eden Centre, Grange Road, Rathfarnham, on Friday, February 16, from 5pm to 7pm, returning to spend the night at home, Family only. Removal on Saturday morning, February 17 to the Church of the Annunciation, Rathfarnham, arriving for 11am Mass. Funeral afterwards to Mount Jerome Crematorium, Harold’s Cross. No flowers please.
Paddy Farrell, Garrycam, Ardagh, Longford
The death occurred on Tuesday, February 13 of Paddy Farrell, Garrycam, Ardagh, Longford, suddenly, at his home.
Predeceased by his partner Bridget McGee and his aunt Bridget. Sadly missed by his loving sisters Frances and Jacqueline and his brother Leonard, nieces and nephews, cousins, neighbours, relatives and friends. Rest in peace.
Reposing at St Joseph’s Hospital Chapel, Dublin Road, Longford, on Thursday, February 15 from 4.30pm with Prayers at 6pm followed by removal to St Anne's Church, Ballycloughan, arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Friday, February 16 at 11am. Burial afterwards in Carrickedmond Cemetery.
Seamus Kennedy, Shallon, Julianstown, Meath / Tarmonbarry, Roscommon
The death occurred, peacefully after a short illness, on Wednesday, February 14 of Seamus Kennedy, Shallon, Julianstown, Co Meath and formerly of Tarmonbarry, Co Roscommon. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Mary, son Sean, daughters Angela, Anne and Josephine, daughter-in-law, sons-in-law, brother, sisters, grandchildren, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and a large circle of friends. May Seamus Rest in Peace.
Seamus will reposing at his family home this Friday, February 16 from 3pm to 8pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday morning February 17 in St Mary's Church, Julianstown (A92 XW72) at 11am followed by removal to Dardistown Crematorium (K69 HP26) for service at 2pm. No Flowers by request. House Private on Saturday Please.
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.
Kathleen ‘Kay’ Mullett (née Jordan), Glasnevin North, Dublin / Ballynacargy, Westmeath
The death occurred, peacefully, on Wednesday, February 14 of Kathleen ‘Kay’ Mullett (née Jordan), Glasnevin North, Dublin and late of Ballynacargy, Westmeath. Sadly missed by her loving husband Fred, daughters Anne, Siobhan, Mairead and Mary, sons-in-law, grandchildren Mark, Alan, Ian, Ella, Emily, Emmett, Caoilain, Paul, Ciaran and Hai, sisters May, Rita, Una and Josie, extended family and friends. May Kathleen Rest In Peace.
Funeral Mass on Saturday morning at 10am in St. Canice’s Church, Finglas followed by burial in Glasnevin Cemetery.
Bridget ‘Bridie’ Browne (née Burke), Treanlawn, Killoe, Longford / Ballyconneely, Galway
The death occurred on Monday, February 12 of Bridget ‘Bridie’ Browne (nee Burke), Treanlawn, Killoe, Longford and late of Ballyconneely, County Galway, peacefully at her home, surrounded by her heartbroken family.
Wife of the late Robert (Bob). Loving Mother of Robert, Colleen (Ní Mhaonaigh), Michael and Kieran. Sadly missed and remembered with love by her daughters-in-law Úna, Miriam and Sinéad, son-in-law Tómas, beloved grandchildren Clíodhna, Sorcha, Robbie, Feargal, Síofra, Ava, Róisín, Aisling, Áine and Méabh, sisters Janie, Nancy, Winnie and Theresa, sisters-in-law brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives, neighbours and many friends. "Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam dílis".
Funeral Mass on Thursday, February 15 at 12 noon in Saint Mary's Church, Ennybegs. Burial afterwards in local cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to County Longford Hospice Homecare, care of Kelly's Funeral Directors. Donation Box in Church.
Ita Farrell (née O'Connor), Longford Town, Longford / Peterswell, Galway
The death occurred on Monday, February 12 of Ita Farrell (nee O'Connor), Longford town, Longford and formerly of Peterswell, Co Galway, peacefully at her home surrounded by her family.
Wife of the late Anthony (Tony) (Farrell Bros, Killashee Street) and mother of the late Mary (Brennan). Ita will be sadly missed by her loving family, Aiden, John and Anne (Kielty), sons in law Eamon and Gerry, daughter in law Brigid, grandchildren Niall, Conor, Robert, Ruth and Paul, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.
Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday, February 15 at 11am in St Mel’s Cathedral. Interment afterwards in Ballymacormack Cemetery. Family flowers only please; donations if desired to Longford Palliative Care c/o Glennon Funeral Directors or any family member.
John Connell, Inchbofin Island Lough Ree, Muckanagh, Glasson, Athlone, Westmeath
The death occurred on Monday, February 12 of John Connell, Inchbofin Island Lough Ree, Muckanagh, Glasson, Athlone, Westmeath, peacefully in Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe. Deeply regretted by his sister-in-law Teasy, his nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.
Funeral Mass on Thursday, February 15 at 11am in Church of the Immaculate Conception, Tubberclare followed by burial in adjoining cemetery.
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