Deaths in Longford - Sunday, August 19, 2018

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Deaths in Longford - Sunday, August 19, 2018

Deaths in Longford - Sunday, August 19, 2018

Johnny Gill, Loughill, Kenagh, Longford


The death occurred, suddenly, at his residence, on Friday, August 17 of Johnny Gill, Loughill, Kenagh, Longford. Beloved husband of the late Vera. Johnny will be sadly missed and remembered with love by his family, daughter Michelle and her husband Richard, sons Niall and his partner Karen, John and his partner Melissa, brothers Peter, Frank and Patrick, sisters Peggy (Lynch), Betty (Parker), Helen (Gouldsbury), Caroline (Coffey), Bernie (Corrigan), Kathleen (Kilduff), Pauline (McLoughlin), Susan (McDermott), Ann (Hewitt) and Tecla (Vernon), grandchildren Casey, Abbie, Craig, Alex, Lillie and Kai, sisters in law, brothers in law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.
Reposing at his residence on Sunday, August 19 from 12 noon until 6pm. Removal on Monday, August 20 to arrive at St Dominic’s Church, Kenagh for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon, interment afterwards in Ballymacormack Cemetery.
Please note there will be a one way traffic system in operation going to the house with entry to the house only from the main road, directional signs will be in place.

Sr Agnes Murray, Mercy Sisters, Ballymahon, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, in the loving care of the management and staff of Innis Ree Lodge, Ballyleague, on Friday, August 17 of Sr Agnes Murray, Mercy Sisters, Ballymahon, Longford. Predeceased by her brother the Reverend Father Paddy (San Antonio, Texas) and sister Gráinne McGarry (England). Deeply regretted by her sister Emer Rogers (Dundalk), brother-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews and Mercy Sisters Western Province. May she Rest in Peace.
Reposing at Mercy Sisters Residence, Upper Main Street, Ballymahon, this Sunday, August 19, from 3pm to 6pm. Evening prayers at 6pm followed by removal to St. Matthew's Church, Ballymahon, at 7 pm. Funeral Mass on Monday, August 20 at 11am followed by interment in the Convent Cemetery.

Sean Howard, Carra, Granard, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, at Cavan General Hospital surrounded by his loving family, on Thursday, August 16 of Sean Howard, Carra, Granard, Longford. Retired Secondary School Teacher of Ardscoil Phádraig.
Devoted husband of Winnie and father of James, Paul and Michael. Predeceased by his sister Mary. Sadly missed by his heartbroken family, his brother Bernard, sisters Geraldine and Margaret, adoring grandchildren Nora May, Eliza Jane, Harry, Tapio and Ben, daughters-in-law Jo, Martina, and Johanna, relatives, and friends. Rest in Peace.
Reposing at Smith’s Funeral Home, Barrack Street, Granard on Sunday, August 19 from 5pm to 7pm. Cremation Service at Lakelands Crematorium, Dublin Road, Cavan on Monday, August 20 at 11am. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to the Irish Heart Foundation Stroke Support Group, Cavan. House private please.

Eithne Kane (née Eustace), Annaly, Rocks Road, Kingscourt, Cavan / Newtowncashel, Longford


The death occurred on Thursday, August 16 of Eithne Kane, (nee Eustace) Annaly, Rocks Road, Kingscourt, Co Cavan and formerly of Newtowncashel, Co Longford, peacefully after a short illness.
Predeceased by her husband Derek and brothers Andy, Kieran & Fr Louis (Longford). Deeply regretted by her loving daughters Deirdre, Eithne & Susan, sons David & Brendan, daughters-in-law Annette & Paula, sons-in-law Donal Cullen & Michael Carroll, beloved grandchildren Louise, Cathy, Conor, Fiona, Hannah, Tessa, Lily, Charlie, Derek, Grace & Andy. Sadly missed by her brothers Des (Shannon) & Gerry (Birmingham), sisters-in-law Evelyn & Patsy, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends. Rest in Peace.
Removal from her home on Sunday morning August 19 at 11.30am arriving to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Kingscourt for Funeral Mass at 12 noon with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to the Peter McVerry Trust.

Barbara Murphy, Drumlish, Longford
The death occurred on Thursday, August 16 of Barbara Murphy, Drumlish, Co Longford, peacefully, in St James' Hospital.
Much loved mother of Tanja, Gordon, Diana and Michael. Barbara will be forever loved and sadly missed by her family, her eleven beloved grandchildren , sister Marianne, brother Peter, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, extended family, relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.
Reposing at her daughter's home in Clondalkin on Sunday August 19 between 1pm and 6pm. Funeral Service will take place in St John’s Church, Clondalkin, on Monday, August 20 at 2pm, followed by cremation at Newlands Crematorium. All enquiries to Massey Bros, Clondalkin Village, tel:  01 4574455.

Tom McDermott, Bosley Green, Birmingham/Scurbeg, Ballinameen,Boyle, Roscommon / Longford
The death occurred, peacefully in Birmingham, on Sunday, June 10 of Tom McDermott, Bosley Green, Birmingham/Scurbeg, Ballinameen,Boyle, Roscommon / Longford. Predeceased by his wife Mary Beirne, Keshcarrigan, father and mother Jimmy and Molly McDermott. Tom will be forever missed by his loving daughters Irene, Heather and Tara, sister Mary McCormack (Bawn, Drumlish), brother Paddy Joe Harrington (Sligo), brother-in-law Jimmy McCormack, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives, neighbours and friends here in Ireland and Birmingham.
The family is a circle of love, Not broken by a loss, But made stronger by the memories. May Tom Rest In Peace.
A mass to celebrate Tom's life will take place on Friday, August 24 in The Holy Trinity Church, Kilmaryal, Mantua, Elphin, Co Roscommon at 12 noon, followed with burial of Tom's ashes in the adjoining cemetery.

Kathleen Burke (née Kelly), Harbour Street, Ballynacargy, Westmeath
The death occurred, peacefully, at her residence, on Thursday, August 16 of Kathleen Burke (née Kelly), Harbour Street, Ballynacargy, Westmeath. Sadly missed by her loving family, sons, daughters, niece Eileen Mahon, (Moyvore), nephew Christopher Kelly (Dundalk), her close neighbours, relatives and friends. Rest In Peace.
Funeral Mass on Sunday, August 19 at 2.30pm in Ballynacargy Church with burial afterwards to Sonna Cemetery.

Antoon Jannink, Kinkeen, Drumreilly, Ballinamore, Leitrim
The death occurred on Thursday, August 16 of Antoon Jannink, Kinkeen, Drumreilly, Ballinamore, Leitrim, at Cavan General Hospital.
He will be sadly missed by his wife Riny, sons Fernan & Mark, daughter Marleen, daughter-in-law Fiona, son-in-law Joe, grandchildren Michaella, Cian, Luke, Ella & Senna, relatives, neighbours and friends. Rest in Peace.
Reposing at his home in Kinkeen on Sunday, August 19 from 4pm until 7pm and on Monday, August 20 from 3pm until 6pm. Removal to St Mary's Church, Drumreilly on Tuesday evening August 21 arriving at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning August 22 at 11am followed by Cremation in the Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan.

Oliver Doyle, Lickbla, Castlepollard, Westmeath / Clondalkin, Dublin
The death occurred on Sunday, August 12 of Oliver Doyle, Lickbla, Castlepollard, Co Westmeath and late of Harelawn Grove, Clondalkin, Co Dublin; suddenly, in Lanzarote, Canary Islands.
Predeceased by his brother John, mother Sarah, father John and first wife Marion. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Mary; sons and daughters Sarah, Tanya, Tracey, Patrice, Peter, Tracey, Shauna, Wayne and Dean; sons-in-law and daughter-in-law Patrick, Chris, Jason, Kenneth, Daniel and Gillian; brothers and sisters Joe, Dottie, Denis, Mary, Anto, Paul, Kevin, James and Liam; grandchildren Ben, Lee, Karl, Priya, Chris, Lavender, Sebastian, Elliot, Aubree, Elijah and Jayden; brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. May Oliver rest in peace.
Arriving at St Michael's Church, Castlepollard, Co Westmeath on Sunday, August 19 for Funeral Mass at 11.30am, and afterwards reposing at his home in Lickbla from 4pm to 8pm. Removal on Monday, August 20 to St Matthew's Church, Ballyfermot, Co Dublin, arriving at 11.30am. Burial afterwards in Palmerstown Cemetery. House private on Monday morning please.

Dorothy Holmes, Castlepollard, Westmeath
The death occurred, peacefully, in the loving care of the dedicated staff of St Joseph's Nursing Home, Longford, on Friday, August 17 of Dorothy Holmes, Castlepollard, Westmeath.
Funeral service in St Joseph's Nursing Home Chapel on Tuesday, August 21 at 3pm, followed by burial in Killafree Graveyard, Castlepollard. ‘The day thou gavest Lord is endeth.’

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