Deaths in Longford - Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - evening
Tom Skelly, Cornaguillagh, Newtowncashel, Longford
The death occurred, suddenly, on Monday, April 16 of Tom Skelly, Cornaguillagh, Newtowncashel, Longford. Sadly missed and remembered with love by his wife Mary,daughter Katherine ,sisters ,brothers in law, sisters in law,nieces,nephews, relatives and friends. May he Rest In Peace.
Reposing at Glennon’s Funeral Home, Ballinalee Road on Thursday, April 19 from 5pm until 8pm,concluding with prayers at 8pm. Removal on Friday, April 20 to arrive at the Church of the Blessed Virgin, Newtowncashel for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon, with interment afterwards in Cashel cemetery. House private please.
Hugh Keane, Clonflower, Lanesboro, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully at his residence, on Tuesday, April 17 of Hugh Keane, Clonflower, Lanesboro, Co Longford.
Deeply regretted by his son Padraig, daughter in law Maria, granddaughters Chloe & Nicole, extended family, neighbours and friends. R.I.P.
Reposing at Farrell's Funeral Home, Lanesboro on Wednesday, April 18 from 5pm to 7pm. Removal to St Mary's Church, Lanesboro arriving at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday, April 19 at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Clonbonny Cemetery. Donations if desired to Renal Dialysis Unit Tullamore c/o Farrell's Funeral Directors.
Mary ‘May’ Flynn (née Kenny), Celbridge, Kildare / Moydow, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully in the loving care of the staff at St Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown and surrounded by her family, on Monday, April 16 of Mary ‘May’ Flynn (née Kenny), Celbridge, Co Kildare and formerly of Moydow, Co Longford. Beloved wife of Denis and dear mother of Brian, Deirdre and Sean. Sadly missed by her loving husband, daughter, sons, and her children’s partners, mother Mary, sisters Angela and Geraldine, brothers Bernard and John, mother-in-law Angie, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Rest in Peace.
Removal from Cunningham's Funeral Home, Ardclough Road, Celbridge on Wednesday evening, April 18 to St Patrick’s Church, Celbridge arriving at 6pm. Funeral on Thursday afternoon, April 19 after 1.30pm Mass to Donacomper Cemetery. House Private and family flowers only, please. Donations, if desired, to St Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown.
Nora McArdle (née Dee), Drumnacor, Ballymahon, Longford
The death occurred on Monday, April 16 of Nora McArdle (nee Dee), Drumnacor, Ballymahon, Longford, peacefully in her residence.
Deeply regretted by her loving family, sons and daughters, Thomas, Seamus, Anthony, Catherine and Geraldine, her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, her brothers and sisters Tom, Mick, Nellie and Kit, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Rest in Peace.
Reposing at her residence until Wednesday evening April 18 at 7pm. House private thereafter, please. Funeral Mass on Thursday, April 19 at 11am in St Matthew's Church, Ballymahon, followed by burial in Shrule Cemetery.
Pauric Kiernan, Enaghan, Aughnacliffe, Longford
The death occurred on Sunday, April 15 of Pauric Kiernan, Enaghan, Aughnacliffe, Co Longford.
Predeceased by his father Johnny. Survived by his mother Katie, brothers Larry and Sean, sisters Margaret and Cathy, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, auntie, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, cousins, relatives and friends.
Reposing at his residence from 3pm on Tuesday April 17, until removal on Wednesday morning April 18 to Sacred Heart Church, Arva for Funeral Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Gowna Cemetery. Family flowers only. No Mass cards. Donations in lieu to St Christopher's Services or Laurel Lodge Nursing Home, Longford.
Mary Kate Gaffney (née Shannon), Corrala, Carrigallen, Leitrim
The death occurred on Monday, April 16 of Mary Kate Gaffney (nee Shannon), Corrala, Carrigallen, Leitrim, peacefully, at Oakview Nursing Home, Belturbet, surrounded by her loving family.
Predeceased by her husband John and daughter Maura Dolan. Sadly missed by her daughters Angela and Olivia, sons Seamus and Aidan, daughter-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. May Mary Kate rest in Peace.
Reposing at her residence on Tuesday, April 17 from 10am until 4pm. House private at all other times, please. Removal to arrive at St Mary's Church, Drumlea, Tuesday evening April 17 at 6.30pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, April 18 at 12 noon with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to Friends of Oakview Nursing Home c/o Gorby Funeral Directors. Access to house via Shuttle bus only operating from Drumlea Church during reposing times.
Shay ‘Shane’ Reynolds, Clooncolry, Dromod, Leitrim
The death occurred, following a short illness at the Regional Hospital, Mullingar, on Sunday, April 15 of Shay ‘Shane’ Reynolds, Clooncolry, Dromod, Leitrim. Predeceased by his parents Jim and Dolly, his brother Gerry and his son Kevin, sadly missed by his heartbroken wife Mary, sons Cathal and John, son in law Simon, daughter in law Nicola, grandson Kian, granddaughter Laila, sisters Maureen Hanley (Strokestown) and Betty Murray (Greystones) brothers in law, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and many, many friends. Rest in Peace.
Reposing at his home on Tuesday, April 17 from 2pm until 8pm. Removal on Wednesday, April 18 to arrive at St Joseph’s Church, Cloonturk, for Funeral Mass at 12 noon followed by burial in the Cloonmorris Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to M.R.I. Scanner Fund at Regional Hospital, Mullingar c/o McGowan Funeral Directors (donation box in church).
House private outside reposing times.
Bridie ‘Bríd’ Prior, Wilfield Road, Sandymount, Dublin / Ballinamore, Leitrim
The death occurred on Monday, April 2 of Bridie ‘Bríd’ Prior, Wilfield Road, Sandymount, Dublin / formerly of Camagh, Ballinamore, Leitrim. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends. Rest in Peace.
Reposing at Fanagans Funeral Home, Aungier Street, Dublin, on Tuesday, April 17 from 5pm until 6.30pm. Funeral Mass in St Mary’s, Star of the Sea Church, Sandymount, on Wednesday morning, April 18, at 10am with burial afterwards in Oughteragh Cemetery, Ballinamore, Co Leitrim (arriving approximately 3.30pm).
And if you wish to submit an obituary for publication in the ‘Longford Leader’, you can submit it along with a photograph of the deceased to firstname.lastname@example.org