Deaths in Longford - Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - evening
Henry Hamilton, Cranleybeg, Edgeworthstown, Longford / North Circular Road, Dublin
The death occurred on Tuesday, February 20 of Henry Hamilton. Henry worked in Dublin for most of his life and came originally from Cranleybeg, Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford. He died peacefully in the Mater Hospital, Dublin. Predeceased by his brother Willy. Deeply regretted by his sisters Letitia and Elizabeth, nephews, nieces relatives and friends. Peace Perfect Peace.
Reposing at Our Lady's Manor, Edgeworthstown, on Friday, February 23 from 12.30pm with Service at 2pm and burial afterwards in St Patrick's Churchyard, Granard.
Veronica Reilly (née Mulligan), Tully, Coolarty, Longford
The death occurred on Tuesday, February 20 of Veronica Reilly (nee Mulligan), Tully, Coolarty, Longford and formerly of Derrycassin, Mullinalaghta, peacefully at Mullingar Regional Hospital.
Beloved wife of Tony. Loving mother of John Joe, Martin, Pauric, Geraldine and Damien. Sister of Anne (Dorset) and Pat (London). Sadly missed by her daughters in law, son in law, grandchildren, brother in law, sister in law, nieces, nephews, neighbours and a wide circle of friends. May She Rest In Peace.
Reposing at her residence on Wednesday, February 21 from 4pm to 10pm and again on Thursday, February 22 from 2pm to 4pm. House private at all other times. Removal on Thursday, February 22 to St Mary's Church, Granard arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Friday, February 23 at 11am followed by burial in Granardkill Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations if desired in lieu to palliative care, c/o Smiths Funeral Directors Granard or any family member.
Mary Edina Gibbins (nee O'Connor), Abbeycartron Lane, Longford town
The death occurred of Mary Edina Gibbins (nee O'Connor), Abbeycartron Lane, Longford town on Saturday, February 17 after a short illness in Maynooth Lodge Nursing Home Kildare Previously of Teffia Park, Longford and Ballinamuck, County Longford.
Beloved mother of Maura Farrell (Dublin) and Liam (Owen Sound, Canada) and dear departed daughter Eileen. Dear sister of Imelda and departed sister Betty and departed brothers Fr Tom and Paddy. Sadly missed by her loving family, her son in law Eamonn, grandchildren Hannah, Brendan, Conor, Danny and Rachel and their spouses, great grandchildren Dylan, Cara and Kian, brothers in law, sisters in law, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives, good friends and neighbours. Rest in peace.
Reposing in Saint Joseph's Hospital Chapel, Dublin Road, Longford this Wednesday evening February 21 from 4.30pm with removal to St Mel’s Cathedral, Longford arriving at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday, February 22 at 11am. Burial afterwards in Ballymacormack cemetery.
Liam Hall, Knockhall, Rooskey, Roscommon / Ballinrobe, Mayo
The death occurred on Monday, February 19 of Liam Hall, Knockhall, Rooskey, Co Roscommon, in his 10th year.
Beloved and cherished son of Brian and Aine. Sadly missed by his heartbroken parents, brother Seán, sisters Niamh, Tara and Sinéad, grandparents John and Chrissie McLoughlin (Knockhall), David and Helen Hall (Ballinrobe), aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives, neighbours and friends. May he Rest In Peace.
Reposing at his family home, Wednesday, February 21 from 4pm to 9pm. Mass of the Angels, on Thursday February 22 at 12 noon in St Anne’s Church, Slatta. Burial afterwards in Kilglass Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to the local sick children fund c/o Aidan Tully funeral director or any family member.
**Family time on Thursday morning, please.**
A shuttle bus service will run from 5pm on Wednesday, February 21, from Kilglass Gaels GAA pitch. Postcode of Hall Residence: N41 ND71.
Ben ‘Bernard’ Hughes, Creenagh, Newtownforbes, Longford
The death occurred on Monday, February 19 of Ben Hughes in St Joseph's Palliative Care Unit, Longford after a short illness peacefully in the care of his loving family.
Predeceased by his loving wife Christina, his two infant sons, his sister May, brothers Eddie, Jack, Joe and Brendan. Ben will be sadly missed by his sons Garry and Bernard, his sister Loretta Carney (Knock), his daughter in law's Eileen and Mary, his grandchildren James and Mark, his nieces and nephews, cousins and all his neighbours and friends. May He Rest In Peace.
Reposing at the home of his son Garry, Cahanagh, Longford on Wednesday, February 21 from 12pm to 3pm. Removal on Wednesday, February 21 to arrive at St Mary's Church, Newtownforbes for 7pm Prayers. Funeral mass on Thursday morning February 22 at 11am with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family time from 3pm on Wednesday please.
Bernie Ward (née Treacy), Drum and formerly Wards Bar, Baylough, Athlone, Roscommon / Athlone, Westmeath
The death occurred on Wednesday, February 21 of Bernie Ward (nee Treacy), Drum and formerly Wards Bar, Baylough, Athlone, Roscommon and late of Muckinagh, Strokestown, Co Roscommon, peacefully in the tender care of Galway Hospice.
Deeply regretted by her loving husband Fintan, daughters Alison and Colette, son Dermot, sister Marjorie, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, uncles, nephew, nieces, grandnephews, grandniece, Frank, relatives, neighbours, colleagues in Athlone IT and friends. May She Rest in Peace.
Reposing on Friday, February 23 at The Strand Funeral Home from 5pm to 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Saturday, February 24 at SS Peter and Pauls Church at 11am. Burial afterwards in Clonown Cemetery. Family Flowers only, donations, if desired, to Galway Hospice.
Philomena Dolan (née Keegan), Corloughlin, Drumshanbo, Leitrim / Carrick-on-Shannon, Leitrim
The recent death has occurred on Wednesday, February 21 of Philomena (Phyllis) Dolan of Corloughlin, Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim and formerly of Drumroosk North, Foxfield, Carrick on Shannon, peacefully at North West Hospice in her 65th year.
Sadly missed by her husband Thomas, her daughters Ann Marie and Veronica, her sons Kevin, Damian and Shane, her grandchildren Sean, Erik, Cara, Belle, Lauren, Donnacha, Grace, Madison her brothers Jimmy, Brendan, Noel and her sisters Marie, Christina, Detta, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Reposing at Family Home (strictly private) on Thursday evening February 22. Funeral Mass at 12 noon on Friday, February 23 at St Patrick’s Church, Drumshanbo with burial in the new cemetery afterwards. Family flowers only, donations to North West Hospice, Sligo.
Isabel Regan (née Connolly), Crenard, Ballinagh, Cavan
The death occurred on Monday, February 19 of Isabel Regan (nee Connolly) Crenard, Ballinagh, Co Cavan, peacefully at her home and in the loving care of her family.
Beloved wife of the late Thos Regan and devoted mother of Tim, Nora, Mel and Tom. Sadly missed by her loving family, her daughters-in-law and adored grandchildren Tommy, Susan, Ann Marie, David, Sinéad, Ciarán, Eoin, the late Gerard and her great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, and all her extended Family. May she rest in peace.
Reposing at the McMahon Funeral Home, Farnham Road, Cavan on Wednesday, February 21 from 5pm concluding with prayers at 6.30pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday, February 22 at 11am in St Felim’s Church, Ballinagh followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. House strictly private at all times please.
Una Gilsenan (nee Keegan), Teddington, South West London & Thomastown, Killucan, Co Westmeath
The death occurred, peacefully, surrounded by her family after a brave fight with cancer, on Tuesday, February 13 of Una Gilsenan (nee Keegan) – of Teddington, South West London, originally from Thomastown, Killucan, Co Westmeath.
Greatly missed by her husband Sean, family and friends. May Una rest in peace.
Funeral Mass on Friday, February 23 at 11am at St Joseph’s Church, Rathwire, Co Westmeath, followed by interment of ashes in the adjoining cemetery.
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