Deaths in Longford - Thursday, October 4, 2018
Pat Yorke, No 4 Lisbrack, Longford Town, Longford / Moydow, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, at his home in the loving care of his family, on Thursday, October 4 of Pat Yorke, No 4 Lisbrack, Longford Town, Longford and formerly Moydow, Longford.
Pat will be forever missed by his wife Phyllis, sons James and Patrick, step-sons Timmy and Stephen, step-daughters Emma, Janette, Joanna and Jacinta, step-grandchildren Owen, Shelly, Áine, Andrew, Aaron, Angus, Conan, Aideen, Aimee, Abbie and Mason. mother-in-law Mai Kelly (Moydow), sons-in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, relatives, neighbours and many friends.
In life we loved you dearly, In death we love you still, In our hearts you hold a place, That no one could ever fill. May he rest in peace.
Reposing in Connell's Funeral Home, Church Street, Longford on Friday, October 5 from 6pm until 8pm with prayers at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass in St Mel's Cathedral, Longford on Saturday, October 6 at 1pm followed by burial in Moydow Cemetery.
Please note: Parking for Connell's Funeral Home, is now in Connolly Barracks, follow signs.
Bridget Shanley (née Hegarty), Killashee, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully at home, surrounded by her family, on Tuesday, October 2 of Bridget Shanley (née Hegarty), Killashee, Longford. Predeceased by her husband James (Sonny), her brother Michael and sister Carmel. Bridget will be sadly missed and remembered with love by her family; son John, daughters Julie (Glennon) and Catherine, son-in-law William, brothers Timmy, Paddy and Seamus, sisters Julia (Hopkins), Maureen (Brewster) and Eileen (McCullough), grandchildren Liam, Anna and Patrick, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. May She Rest In Peace.
Reposing at her home on Thursday, October 4 from 3pm until 8pm. Removal on Friday, October 5 to arrive at St Patrick’s Church, Killashee, for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am, interment afterwards in Ballymacormack Cemetery.
Family flowers only, please, donations, if desired, to Longford Hospice, c/o Glennon Funeral Directors or any family member. House private to family on Friday morning, please.
John Scally, Anrattabeg, Lanesboro, Roscommon
The death occurred on Sunday September 23, 2018 of John Scally, Anrattabeg, Lanesboro, Roscommon, peacefully after a short illness bravely borne in Vilnius, Lithuania.
Beloved son of the late Tom and Annie Scally, Anrattabeg, Lanesboro, and much loved father of John, John is deeply regretted by his loving son, Ernesta John's mother, his devoted sister Caroline, brothers Kevin and Donal, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, extended family and close friends.
Memorial Mass for the happy repose of his soul will be celebrated in the Sacred Heart Church, Roscommon, on Saturday October 6 at 11am followed by interment of his ashes in Cloontuskert Cemetery.
Jim Meehan, Station Road, Dromahair, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully, at his home, on Wednesday, October 3 of Jim Meehan, Station Road, Dromahair, Leitrim. Dearly beloved husband of Chrissie and loving dad of Fergus, Kevin and Kieran. Sadly missed by his sisters Kathleen, Della, Gay, Ena, Noeleen and Geroadine, daughters-in-law Patricia, Nicola and Sarah, grandchildren Amy, Thomas, Amelia, Aishling and Michael, relatives and friends.
Reposing at his home on Thursday, October 4 from 1pm to 3pm and from 5pm to 9.30pm, also on Friday, October 5 from 10am to 12 noon. House private thereafter. Removal on Friday to St Mary’s Church, Killenummery, for funeral Mass at 4pm. Burial afterwards in Carrowcrin Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if desired, to North West Hospice.
James Durneen, Largantemple, Lurganboy, Manorhamilton, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully, at his home, on Tuesday, October 2 of James Durneen, Largantemple, Lurganboy, Co Leitrim. Deeply regretted by his daughter Emily, sons Thomas and David, daughter-in-law Linda, grandchildren, relatives, neighbours and friends.Peace Perfect Peace.
Funeral Service on Thursday, October 4 at 2pm in Lurganboy Chapel of Ease with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to the Chapel of Ease. House private please.
Martina Corcoran (née Moran), Ballygurry, Knockcroghery, Roscommon
The death occurred, peacefully, at Innis Ree Lodge, Ballyleague, on Tuesday, October 2 of Martina Corcoran (née Moran), Ballygurry, Knockcroghery, Roscommon.
Predeceased by her husband William (Willie), sisters Annie, Kitty, Sr. Lucia, Sr. Patsy and Pauline and daughter-in-law Marie. She will be very sadly missed by her family Pat (Kilteevan), Bernard (Ballygurry), Mary (Roscommon), Bridie (Ballygurry), Liam (Roscommon) and Noeleen (Castleplunket), sisters Mary Brennan and Sr. Betty, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Rest in peace.
Reposing at Smyth’s Funeral Home, Roscommon on Thursday evening, October 4 from 5pm until 7pm followed by removal to St John’s Church, Lecarrow. Mass of the Resurrection on Friday, October 5 at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations to the Western Alzheimer’s Association.
Carmel Middleton (née Wallace), Raithin and late of Irishtown, Ballynacarrigy, Mullingar, Westmeath
The death occurred, peacefully, at home in Raithin, in the company of her devoted family, on Tuesday, October 2 of Carmel Middleton (nee Wallace) Raithin and late of Irishtown, Ballynacarrigy, Mullingar, Co Westmeath. She will be very sadly missed by her loving children Maurice, James, Gary, Damien and Marina, her adored grandchildren, sisters Maura (Daly) and Bridget (Illingworth), brothers Peter, George, Mick, Pat and Bill, extended family and many friends. May Carmel Rest in Peace.
Reposing at Gilsenan's Funeral Home on Thursday, October 4 from 3.30pm followed by removal to the Cathedral of Christ the King arriving at 5pm. Funeral Mass on Friday, October 5 at 12 noon followed by burial in Milltown Cemetery, Rathconrath.
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