Deaths in Longford - Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - evening
Cyril Gavigan, Thurreen, Lanesboro, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, at Costello's Nursing Home, following a long illness on Monday, November 19 of Cyril Gavigan, Lough Ree Park, Ballyleague and formerly of Thurreen, Lanesboro, Co Longford. Predeceased by his devoted parents Anne and Jimmy Gavigan and his nephew Kyle. Sadly missed by his loving family Annette, Geraldine, Tony, Garry, Bosco, Kevin, Noel, Maria, Eamon and Martina, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandnephews, uncle, aunts, relatives and friends.
Reposing at the family residence Thurreen, Lanesboro (N39HH64) on Wednesday, November 21, from 12 noon onwards. Removal to St Mary's Church, Lanesboro on Thursday, November 22 for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Clonbonny Cemetery. May he rest in peace.
Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to Galway Hospice Centre.
Bridget Mollaghan, Templemichael Glebe, Longford Town, Longford
The death occurred on Monday, November 19 of Bridget Mollaghan, Templemichael Glebe, Longford. Predeceased by her father Michael. Bridget will be sadly missed and remembered with love by her family, mother Rose, her twin sister Anne (Corcoran), sisters Catherine and Mary, niece Michelle (Shelley), nephew David, grandniece Heidi Michaela, relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.
Reposing at Glennon’s Funeral Home, Ballinalee Road, Longford on Tuesday, November 20 from 3.30pm until 5.30pm followed by removal to St Mel’s Cathedral arriving at 6pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 11am on Wednesday, November 21 interment afterwards in Drumlish New Cemetery.
James Sheehan, Clooncolry, Dromod, Leitrim
The death occurred, suddenly, at his home in his 93rd year, on Monday, November 19 of James ‘Jimmy’ Sheehan, Clooncolry, Dromod, Co Leitrim. Beloved husband of Ettie and dear father of Orla Lavin (TIbohine), Audrey Byrne (Dublin) and Bernadette Knowles (Dublin), sadly missed by his loving family, sons-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews relatives, neighbours and friends. May he Rest in Peace.
Reposing at his home on Wednesday, November 21 from 5pm until 8pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday, November at 11am in St. Joseph’s Church, Cloonturk followed by burial in Cloonmorris Cemetery.
House private outside reposing times please. Due to the death of Jimmy, Shannonside Savouries, Dromod will remain closed until Monday, November 26.
Mary Dolan (née McManus), Corryard Wood, Drumshanbo, Leitrim / Arigna, Roscommon / Maynooth, Kildare
The death occurred on Sunday, November 18 of Mary Dolan (née McManus), Corryard Wood, Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim, formerly Maynooth, Co Kildare and Arigna, Co Roscommon, peacefully at her home, surrounded by her devoted husband and family.
Predeceased by her parents Tom and Margaret, brother Noel and sister Margaret. Sadly missed by her loving husband Tommy, her twin brother Pat and brothers Tom-Joe, Owen, John and Michael, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, uncle, nephews, nieces, extended family, neighbours and her many friends.
Reposing at her home in Drumshanbo until 5pm on Tuesday evening November 20. Removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Arigna arriving at 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, November 21 at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to North West Hospice, The Mall Sligo. May her gentle soul rest in peace.
Patrick ‘Pat’ Gilchrist, Cullyvore, Edgeworthstown, Longford
The death occurred on Monday, November 12 of Patrick ‘Pat’ Gilchrist, London and formerly Cullyvore, Edgeworthstown, Co Longford.
Predeceased by his wife Helen, brothers Owen, Willie, Martin and his sister Mary (New York). Deeply regretted by his brother Sean (London) and sisters Patricia and Josie (New York) brothers in law, sisters in law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and a wide circle of friends.
Pat's funeral will take place in London next week. Rest in peace.
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