Deaths in Longford - Saturday, May 4, 2019
John Gerard Victory, Bracklin, Mostrim, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, at home surrounded by his loving family, on Wednesday, May 1 of John Gerard Victory, Bracklin, Mostrim, Longford. Predeceased by his father Tommy, mother Gretta and beloved brother Michael. Beloved husband of Therese (nee Hanley), father of Gerard, Michael, Maria and Shane, daughter-in-law Fiona and grandson Seán. Brother to Mary Briody, Margaret O'Halloran, Jo Power, Bridget Moran, Teresa Farrell, James and Thomas. Sadly missed by his relatives and many friends. Rest In Peace.
Funeral Mass on Saturday, May 4 at 12 noon in St Mary's Church, Edgeworthstown, followed by family cremation. Family flowers only please, donations to Longford Hospice greatly appreciated. House strictly private please.
Margaret Rose Donovan Mahon, Aughintemple, Ardagh, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, in Autumn Lodge at St Joseph's Hospital, Dublin Road, Longford, on Friday, May 3 of Margaret Rose Donovan Mahon, Aughintemple, Ardagh, Longford. Sadly missed by her loving partner Brian and her extended family.
Funeral Arrangements Later
Michael Conroy, Castle Street, Manorhamilton, Leitrim / Rooskey, Roscommon
The death occurred on Friday, May 3 of Michael Patrick Conroy, Castle Street, Manorhamilton, Leitrim and late of Castle Street, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim and formerly Sligo Road, Manorhamilton and Meelick, Rooskey, Co Roscommon. Former teacher at Lough Allen College, Drumkeerin, Co Leitrim. Passed peacefully at University Hospital Galway.
Loving father to Maeve, Sean and Michael. Grandfather to Adam, Meabh, Caimin, Oisín, Aisling, Fionn, Niamh and Amelie. Deeply regretted by his children and their mother Mary, daughters-in-law, Michelle and Lise and also Gerry and Margaret Tighe, nephews, nieces, cousins, extended family, friends and former colleagues.
Reposing in Conneely’s Funeral Home, Flood Street, Galway on Saturday, May 4 from 2pm until 3.30pm. Removal afterwards to the NUIG donor programme to honour Michael’s request to aid in the silent teaching of medical students in University College Galway. May he Rest in Peace.
Sean McWeeney, Drimna, Gorvagh, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully, in the tender loving care of the nurses and staff in Arus Carolan, Mohill, surrounded by his loving family, on Thursday, May 2 of Sean McWeeney, Drimna, Gorvagh, PO Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim. Predeceased by his wife Ciss. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving daughter Martina Rynn (Nee McWeeney) Arigna, son Raymond (Ray) Gorvagh, son-in-law Michael, daughter-in-law Bridin, grandchildren James, Brendan, Amy, Tom, Jack, Patrick and Ciaran, sister Maisie Bohan (Cloone), brother-in-law Ben McKeon, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Rest In Peace.
Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, May 4 at 12 noon in St Joseph’s Church, Gorvagh with funeral afterwards to Fenagh Abbey Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if so desired, to Arus Carolan Patient Comfort Fund, Mohill.
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