Deaths in Longford - Wednesday, January 23, 2019

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Deaths in Longford - Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Deaths in Longford - Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Linda Kiernan (née Kiernan), Ballinulty, Dring, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, at home surrounded by her loving family, on Wednesday, January 23 of Linda Kiernan (nee Kiernan), Ballinulty, Dring, Longford.
Predeceased by her father Paddy. Beloved wife of Mel and daughter of Julia. Linda will be forever missed by her heartbroken family, husband Mel, mother Julia, sons Melvin, Michael and Mark, daughter Joanne, grandchildren Stephen, Shane, Aaron, Amy and Frankie, brothers Raymond and Donald, daughter in laws, son in law, brothers in law, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, relatives, many friends and neighbours.
Reposing at her home on Thursday, January 24 from 4pm-8pm. House private at all other times. Funeral on Friday, January 25 at 11am in St Joseph’s Church, Purth, Dring, Co Longford. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to the Irish Cancer Society c/o Frank Kilbride or any family member.

Karen Clarke Curran, Briskill, Newtownforbes, Longford
The death occurred on Monday, January 21 of Karen Clarke Curran, Briskill, Newtownforbes, Longford and formerly 3 O’Connell Terrace, Longford.
Karen passed away at her home in the tender loving care of her family. Karen will be forever missed by her husband Paddy, son Keith, daughter Katherina, daughter-in-law Katie, grandchildren Gemma, Conor, Chloe, Fionn and Rory, sisters Bridie woods, Maureen Moran, Florrie Curran, Debra Swaris and Bibi Byrne, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, uncles, aunts nephews, nieces, neighbours and friends. Her nature was loving and giving, her heart was made of gold, and to us who truly loved her, her memory will never grow old. Rest in peace Karen.
Reposing at her home on Wednesday, January 23 from 4pm until 8pm. Removal arriving to St Mary's Church, Newtownforbes, Co Longford on Thursday, January 24 for Requiem Mass at 12 noon followed with burial afterwards in the new Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to Longford Palliative Care, c/o Connell Funeral Directors or any family member. House private please, at all times other than reposing time.

Marion Dewart, 19 Fairview Park, Carrickfergus, Antrim / Loch Gowna, Cavan
The death occurred, peacefully, at Antrim Area Hospital, after a short illness, on Monday, January 21 of Marion Dewart, 19 Fairview Park, Carrickfergus, Co Antrim and formerly of Aughavains, Loch Gowna, Co Cavan.
Predeceased by her husband Billy and sadly missed by daughter Anne, son-in-law Brian, granddaughters; Louise & Rachel.
Reposing at Lakelands Funeral Home, Cavan on Thursday, January 24 from 6pm to 9pm. Funeral Service and burial at Loch Gowna Parish Church at 12 noon on Friday, January 25. “I am at peace, my soul’s at rest. There is no need for tears. For with your love – I was so blessed. For all those many years. Anne x”.

Sean Gannon, Ballyboughal, Dublin / Ballinamore, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully, after a long illness in Beaumont Hospital, on Wednesday, January 23 of Sean Gannon, Gerardstown House, Ballyboughal, Dublin and late of Ballinamore, Co Leitrim.
Sean, beloved husband of Orla, Sadly missed by his wife, children, Megan, Emma-Jane and Sean, brothers, Jim, Eamon and Tony, sister Patricia, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace.
Reposing on Thursday, January 24 from 5pm to 8pm in his family home in Ballyboughal. Removal Friday, January 25 to The Church of the Assumption of Our Lady, Ballyboughal for Funeral Mass at 11am followed by burial in Ballyboughal Cemetery.

Sean Diffley, Clonfad, Rooskey, Roscommon
The death occurred, peacefully, in the loving care of the nurses and staff at The Shannon Lodge Nursing Home, Rooskey, in his 96th year, on Wednesday, January 23 of Sean Diffley, Clonfad, Rooskey, Co Roscommon.
Beloved husband of the late Kathleen and father of the late Michael; sadly missed by his sons George (Derry), John (London) and Tommy (Dublin), daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. May Sean Rest in Peace.
Reposing at The Shannon Lodge Nursing Home Chapel, Rooskey (Eircode N41 YE03) Thursday, January 24 from 6pm concluding with prayers at 8pm. Removal on Friday morning January 25 to arrive at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Rooskey for Funeral Mass at 10.30am followed by burial in the Kilbarry Cemetery.

Kathleen Reynolds (née McCrann), Corlea / Kilnagross, Carrick-on-Shannon, Leitrim
The death occurred, in her 93rd year, surrounded by her family in the loving care of the staff at Shannon Lodge Nursing Home, Rooskey on Tuesday, January 22 of Kathleen Reynolds (nee McCrann), Corlea/ Kilnagross, Carrick on Shannon, Leitrim.
Beloved wife of the late Paddy and dear Mother of Bernie, Michael, Bridget and Patrick. Sadly missed by her loving family, grandchildren, great-grandson, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, nephews, nieces, sister-in-law, relatives, neighbours and many friends. Rest In Peace.
Reposing at the home of her son Patrick and daughter-in-law Claire, Killasanowl, Drumsna (Leitrim Road ) on Wednesday, January 23 from 12 noon to 5pm. Family time thereafter, please. Removal arriving to St Patrick's Church, Mohill, at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday morning January 24 at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Caroline Martin, 51 Ardkille Place, Ballinagh, Cavan / Bailieborough, Cavan / Ballybay, Monaghan
The death occurred, suddenly, at her home, on Monday, January 21 of Caroline Martin, 51 Ardkille Place, Ballinagh, Cavan and formerly from Crocknahattina, Bailieborough, Cavan. Beloved mother of Katelyn, Emma and Cian. Predeceased by her parents William and Margaret Martin, Lisgoran, Ballybay, Co Monaghan. Caroline will be sadly missed by her loved ones.
Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, January 23 in First Ballybay Presbyterian Church, Co Monaghan, eircode A75 NA48, at 2pm. Interment afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. House Strictly private please. ‘Safe in the arms of Jesus’.

Valery Flynn, Rose Cottage, Rooskey, Ballaghaderreen, Roscommon
The death occurred, suddenly, at her home on Friday January 18 of Valery Flynn, Rose Cottage, Rooskey, Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon.
Valery, sadly missed by her husband Richard, daughter Serena, her relatives, neighbours and friends. At Rest. Private cremation will take place on Friday, January 25.

Veronica Young (née Carty), Rooskey, Ballaghaderreen, Roscommon
The death occurred, peacefully in London, of Veronica Young (née Carty), Venner Road, Sydenham, London and late of Rooskey, Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon.
Veronica, predeceased by her brother Dermot she will be very sadly missed by her loving family, her daughter Maureen (Waldron), sons Des and Brian, son-in-law Dave, grandchildren, relatives and a large circle of friends. May She Rest In Peace.
Mass of the Resurrection on Wednesday, January 23 at 12.30pm in Our Lady & St Philip Neri RC Church, 208 Sydenham Road, SE26 5SE. Burial afterwards in Hither Green Cemetery, Verdant Lane, SE6 1JX. Condolences for the late Veronica Young may be left in private at www.kilgarriffs.ie/deathnotices

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