Deaths in Longford - Friday, August 24, 2018 - evening
Laserina ‘Lassie’ Peters (née Maguire), Dooroc, Drumlish, Longford / Galway
The death occurred, peacefully in St James' Hospital, Dublin, surrounded by her loving family, on Thursday, August 23 of Laserina ‘Lassie’ Peters (née Maguire), Dooroc, Drumlish, Longford / Galway. Lassie will be forever missed by her loving daughters Deirdre O Connor (Galway), and Sinead O'Connor (Galway), husband Maurice, sisters Betty De-Vinenzo (Newtownforbes), Joan Malone (Dooroc), brother Tommy (Dooroc), grandaughters Ailish and Rebecca, sons-in-law Richard and Cormac, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and her many friends.
Deep are the memories, Precious they stay, No passing of time, Can take them away. May She Rest In Peace.
Reposing in Connell's Funeral Home, Church Street, Longford on Saturday, August 25 from 5pm until 7pm with prayers at 6.30pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday, August 26, at 1pm in St Mary's Church, Ennybegs, Killoe, followed by burial in Kilmahon Cemetery. House private please. Please Note: Parking for Connell's Funeral Home is in Connolly Barrack's, Please follow signs.
John Hynes, Leixlip, Kildare / Mohill, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully, in the loving care of the staff at St Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown and surrounded by his family, on Thursday, August 23 of John Hynes, Leixlip, Kildare / Mohill, Leitrim, formerly of Co Limerick. Beloved husband of Kathleen and dear father of Jarlath, Gerard, David, Kevin, Anne and John and a devoted grandfather of Philip, Lukas, Katelyn, Guy and the late Finn. Sadly missed by his loving family, daughters-in-law Alison, Aedemar and Jen, brother David, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. RIP.
Reposing at Cunningham’s Funeral Home, Lucan on Friday, August 24 from 6pm to 8pm. Removal to the Church of Our Lady’s Nativity, Leixlip on Saturday morning, August 25 arriving for Requiem Mass at 11am with burial taking place in St Patrick’s Cemetery, Mohill, Co Leitrim at 4.30pm (approx). Family flowers only, please. Donations if desired to St. Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown. ‘Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis’.
Nancy Morgan (née Mulligan), Drumavaddy, Carrickaboy, Cavan
The death occurred, in her 98th year, peacefully, surrounded by her family and in the loving care of the staff of College View Nursing Home, Cavan, on Thursday, August 23 of Nancy Morgan (nee Mulligan) Drumavaddy, Carrickaboy, Co Cavan.
Predeceased by her husband James P and her son Mattie. Dearly loved and missed by her daughters Gretta Farrell, Listreena, Legan, Co Longford, Kitty Cassidy, Newtownbutler Road, Clones, daughter-in-law Geraldine, Walshestown South, Mullingar, sons-in-law Seamus and Bernard, her loving grandchildren, Niall and partner Deirdre, David, Darragh, Derbhela, Rebecca and Sarah and her special great-grandchild Nancy, her sister-in-law Mary and her brother-in-law John, nieces, nephews, friends and wonderful neighbours.
Reposing in Lakelands Funeral Home, Dublin Road, Cavan, on Friday, August 24 from 4pm to 7.30pm with family time thereafter. Removal arriving to St Matthew's Church, Drumavaddy, at 8.30pm. Requiem Mass on Saturday, August 25 at 2pm and interment afterwards in old cemetery.
John ‘Jack’ O'Brien, Scurlogstown, Delvin, Westmeath
The death occurred, peacefully at home in the tender loving care his family, after a long illness bravely borne with great dignity, on Thursday, August 23 of John ‘Jack’ O'Brien, Scurlogstown, Delvin, Co Westmeath. Loving husband of Irene and devoted father to Rebecca, Kevin and Jack.
Predeceased by his parents John Joe and Carmel. Jack will be sadly missed by his wife, sons, daughter, his brother Brendan, sisters Mary, Carola and Carrie, his uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, extended family and a large circle of friends. May Jack rest in peace.
Reposing at his home this Friday evening, August 24 from 6pm, followed by prayers at 8.30pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday morning, August 25 in St Bartholomew's Church, Killallon, at 11am with burial afterwards in Clonarney Cemetery. Family only time Saturday morning please.
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