DDeaths in Longford - Saturday, April 20, 2019
Mary Kenny (née Hanley), Rath, Abbeyshrule, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, surrounded by her loving family at Mullingar General Hospital, on Friday, April 19 of Mary Kenny (née Hanley), Rath, Abbeyshrule, Longford. Predeceased by her husband Michael. Will be dearly missed by her sons, daughters, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, relatives, neighbours and friends. May her loving and gentle soul rest in peace.
Removal to Forgney Church on Monday, April 22 at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, April 23 at 11am followed by burial in adjoining cemetery. House private please.
Patrick (Packie) Morris, Fyhora, Moyne, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, at St James's Hospital, Dublin, on Friday, April 19 of Patrick (Packie) Morris, Fyhora, Moyne, Longford. Brother of the late Thomas, Susan and James. Sadly missed by his nephew Padraic and his wife Verena, their children Caitlin and Finnian, his relatives, neighbours and friends.May He Rest in Peace.
Reposing at McMahon's Funeral Home, Farnham Road, Cavan (H12 C821) on Easter Sunday, April 21 from 3pm until 5pm with removal to St Francis Church Moyne for 6pm. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 22 at 11am followed by burial in adjoining cemetery.
John Patsy McKenna, Ohill, Killoe, Longford
The death occurred, after an illness borne with great dignity and courage, peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family, on Thursday, April 18 of John Patsy McKenna, Ohill, Killoe, Longford.
Beloved husband of Margaret (nee Molloy) and much loved father of Jacinta, Jacqueline, Mairéad, Shane, Edel and Enda. Sadly missed by his sisters Ester, Marie and brother Gerry, his adored grandchildren Ciara, Ella, Sophie, Luke and Katie, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, sons-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. May he rest in peace.
Reposing in Connell's Funeral Home, Longford, this Saturday evening, April 20 from 5pm to 8pm, with prayers at 7.30pm. Removal on Sunday, April 21 to St Mary's Church, Ennybegs, for Funeral Mass at 1pm, followed by burial in Aughaboy Cemetery. House strictly private please at all times.
Lionel Vance Gouldsbury, Clonbrock, Killashee, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, in his 88th year, in the wonderful care of the nurses and staff at Thomond Lodge Nursing Home, Ballymahon, on Thursday, April 18 of Lionel Vance Gouldsbury, Clonbrock, Killashee, Longford.
Predeceased by his brothers Adrian and Val. Sadly missed by his cousins, relatives and a wide circle of friends.
Reposing at Glennon's Funeral Home, Ballinalee Road, Longford, on Sunday evening, April 21 from 5pm concluding with prayers at 8pm. Funeral Service on Monday, April 22 in St Paul's Church, Killashee, at 2pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. ‘The day thou gavest Lord is ended’.
Eva Sweeney (née Campbell), 22 St Matthew's Park, Ballymahon, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, in Tullamore regional hospital, on Wednesday, April 17 of Eva Sweeney (née Campbell), 22 St Matthew's Park, Ballymahon, Longford. Predeceased by her daughter Eva Mary. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Paddy, her daughter Edel, her son's Liam and Tony, her grandchildren James, Kelly, Ciara, Aine, Liam, Jim, Sean and Eva, daughters-in-law Claire and Michelle, son-in-law Fintan, her sister Marion, brothers Tony, Liam and Oliver, sisters-in-law Maureen and Jeanette, brother-in-law Joe, nieces, nephews, cousin Packy, relatives, friends and neighbours. Rest in Peace.
Funeral service on Saturday, April 20 at 10.30am in St Matthew’s church Ballymahon followed by burial in Forgney cemetery.Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to Longford palliative care unit please.
Vera Howe (née Butow), Creevagh Beg, Ballymahon, Longford
The death occurred on Wednesday, April 17 of Vera Howe (née Butow), Creevagh Beg, Ballymahon, Longford. Predeceased by her beloved husband William. Vera will be sadly missed and remembered with love by her family daughters Shelly-Ann and (by extension) Yvette, sons Wayne and Craig, daughters in law Chantel and Kara, grandchildren James, Kayla, Luke, Emily, Tanna and Jethro, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Removal from Glennon’s Funeral Home on Saturday, April 20 to arrive at The Gospel Hall, Knockanboy, Longford for Service at 11.30am. Interment afterwards in Ballymacormack cemetery.
Margaret T (Gretta) McCabe, Beaghmore, Carrigallen, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully, in Cavan General Hospital, on Wednesday, April 17 of Margaret T McCabe, (known as Gretta), Beaghmore, Carrigallen, Co Leitrim.
Deeply regretted by her loving sister Leila, relatives, neighbours and many friends.
Remains arriving at St Mary’s Church, Carrigallen for Funeral Liturgy at 11am on Holy Saturday, April 20. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
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