Deaths in Longford - Thursday, May 9, 2019
Eugene McGee, Longford Town, Longford / Aughnacliffe, Longford
The death occurred on Sunday, May 5 of Eugene McGee, Longford Town, Longford and formerly of Aughnacliffe, Co Longford. Predeceased by his brothers Fr Phil and Páid and by his sisters Sr Kathleen and Alice.
Eugene will be sadly missed and remembered with love by his beloved wife Marian, loving son Conor, special daughter Linda, daughter-in-law Saoirse, sisters Ita (O'Dowd) and Evangeline (Cummins), brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews and a wide circle of friends. May He Rest in Peace.
Removal on Thursday, May 9 to arrive at St Mel's Cathedral for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am, interment afterwards in Colmcille Cemetery.
Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to St Christopher's Services, Longford, c/o Glennon Funeral Directors or any family member. House private please.
Pascal Harrington, Drumhalry, Moyne, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, at Cavan General Hospital after a short illness, on Thursday, May 9 of Pascal Harrington, retired Garda Síochána of Drumhalry, Moyne, Co Longford. Deeply regretted by his wife Marie, daughter Edel, son Dean, son-in-law Steve, daughter-in-law Jennifer, sister Mary (Dublin), brother Padraig (Boyle) sister-in-law Margaret, brother-in-law Noel, adored grandchildren Megan, Joshua, Max and Kate, his dear neighbours, relatives and friends.
Reposing at McMahons Funeral Home, Farnham Road, Cavan on Friday evening, May 10, from 5pm to 8pm. Funeral to Sacred Heart Church, Arva for Mass of Christian burial at 11am on Saturday, May 11 and burial immediately afterwards to Legga Cemetery. Family flowers only please with donations in lieu for Palliative Care Unit at Cavan General Hospital to Tom Brady Arva Funeral Undertaker.
Michael Murray, late of, Cabra, Dublin / Abbeyshrule, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on Wednesday, May 8 of Michael Murray, late of Cabra, Dublin 7 and formerly of Abbeyshrule, Longford. Veteran with The Irish Defence Forces. Predeceased by his wife Patricia. Michael will be greatly missed by his son Herbert and daughter Eileen, his adored grandchildren Rachel and Ryan, sisters Mary and Nancy, brother Joe, son-in-law Daragh and daughter-in-law Sally, nieces, nephews, neighbours and friends. May he Rest In Peace.
Reposing at Massey Bros. Funeral Home, 88A New Cabra Road tomorrow, Friday, May 10 from 5pm to 7pm. Removal on Saturday morning, May 11 to Christ the King Church, Cabra arriving for 10am Requiem Mass. Funeral thereafter to Glasnevin Crematorium.
Paddy Cassidy, 27 Templemichael Terrace, Longford Town, Longford
The death occurred on Monday, May 6 of Paddy Cassidy, 27 Templemichael Terrace, Longford town, peacefully at ICU Mullingar Regional Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.
Predeceased by his wife Christina, brother John, sisters Ann Orohoe and Helen Nevin. Deeply regretted by his loving son Billy, brother James, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives and friends.Rest In Peace.
Removal on Thursday afternoon, May 9 to St Mel's Cathedral Longford for Funeral Mass at 2pm followed by Cremation at Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan at 4.30pm.
Celia Dolan (née Boyle), Kiltycreevagh, Ballinamore, Leitrim / Aughnasheelin, Leitrim
The death occurred on Wednesday, May 8 of Celia Dolan (nee Boyle), Kiltycreevagh, Ballinamore, Leitrim and formerly Main Street, Ballinamore and Tullybawn, Aughnasheelin, Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.
Deeply regretted by her husband Joe, son Francis, daughter Patricia, son-in-law Damien, daughter-in-law Margaret, grandchildren Ciara, Grainne, Fergal and Francis, sister-in-law Mary, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Rest in Peace.
Reposing at her home from 7pm on Wednesday, May 8. Removal on Thursday, May 9 to St. Patrick's Church, Ballinamore arriving at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Friday, May 10 at 1.30pm. Burial afterwards in Oughteragh Cemetery.
Bridget Patricia (Beesie) McCarthy (née Brady), 5 Farnham Road, Cavan Town, Cavan / Arva, Cavan
The death occurred on Wednesday, May 8 of Bridget Patricia (Beesie) McCarthy (nee Brady), 5 Farnham Road, Cavan town and formerly Gurteen, Arva, Cavan, peacefully in the loving care of her family and the staff at Marymount Care Centre, Westmanstown, Co Dublin.
Predeceased by her beloved husband Mick and brothers Paddy, Philip and Thomas. Devoted mother of Declan, Fionnuala (Moroney), Fergus, Caitriona (Leddy), Mary and Margaret. Sadly missed by her sons-in-law Michael and Paul, daughters-in-law Eithne and Marie, her adored and adoring grandchildren Niamh, Nessa, Mike, Steven, Shauna, Laoighse, Brian, Conor, Claire, David and Joe, great-grandchildren Clara and Micheál, sister Kathleen Conefrey, brothers Fr Charlie (USA), James John Joe, Gerard, Fr Vincent (USA) and Donal, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. May her gentle soul rest in peace.
Reposing at her home in Farnham Road, on Thursday, May 9 until 4.30pm. Family time thereafter until removal at 6pm to the Cathedral of Saints Patrick and Felim, Cavan arriving at 6.30pm. Funeral Mass on Friday morning, May 10 at 11am followed by burial in St Brigid’s Cemetery, Killygarry.
Angela Loftus (née Moran), Kilmore West, Dublin / Coolock, Dublin / Kenagh, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, at Care Choice Nursing Home, Malahide Road on Saturday, May 4 of Angela Loftus (née Moran), Kilmore West, Coolock, and formerly of Kenagh, Co Longford.
Beloved wife of the late Anthony; sadly missed by her loving daughters Lorraine and Louise, sons Joseph, David, Damien and Stephen, daughters-in-law Kirsten, Helen and Michelle, grandchildren Jennifer, Ciara, Rachel, Daniel, Gareth, Keane, Sam, Becky, Adam, Katlin, Siobhan, Conor and Lewis, great-grandchildren Brandon, Clodagh and Oisin, brother Tony, sister Francie, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, friends. May she Rest In Peace.
Removal on Thursday morning May 9 to St Luke the Evangelist Church, Kilmore West, Coolock arriving for 10am. Mass followed by funeral to Fingal Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to the Alzheimer Society of Ireland.
Michael Diffley, Bridge Street, Strokestown, Roscommon
The death occurred on Sunday, May 5, 2019 of Michael Diffley, Bridge Street, Strokestown, Roscommon, peacefully in the loving care of all the staff at Shannon Lodge Nursing Home, Rooskey, in his 97th year.
Predeceased by his beloved wife Maureen and his daughter Kathryn (Doherty). He will be sadly missed by his sorrowing family, daughters Maureen, Frances, Clare and son Paddy, sons-in-law Ciaran, Paul, Steve and Gerry, daughter-in-law Marian, grandchildren Conor, Anna, Clare, Maeve, Donal, Sinead, Eilis, Eoin, Niamh, Tadgh, Michelle and Paul, great-grandchildren Dylan, Rowan and Luke, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Rest In Peace.
Funeral Mass on Thursday, May 9, at 11am in the Parish Church Strokestown. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery.
Hugh (Hughie) Goldrick, Cavan Road, Virginia, Cavan
The death occurred on Saturday, May 4 of Hugh (Hughie) Goldrick, Cavan Road, Virginia and formerly Shepherds Bush, London. Peacefully at Our Lady's Hospital, Navan.
Predeceased by his parents Ned and Melia and brothers Stephen and Jim. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his beloved partner Barbara (Babs), his siblings, Mary Sorohan (Garrymore, Ballinagh), Breda Monaghan (Fartagh, Lisduff, Virginia) Eamon (River Crescent, Virginia) Patsy (River Crescent, Virginia) and Tony (Stramaquerty, Virginia), Sisters-in-law, Brothers-in-law, Nieces, Nephews, Barbara's children, Peter, Glen, Stacey and Cian and their partners, his neighbours and many friends. May Hughie rest in peace.
Reposing in private for close friends and family only, at his partner Barbara's home, Forest Park, Virginia, from Tuesday evening, May 7, with removal on Thursday afternoon, May 9 directly to St Matthew's Cemetery, Maghera, for prayers of Christian Burial arriving at 2pm. House Strictly Private, please.
John (Sean) Brady, The Donahies, Dublin 13, Dublin / Ballinamore, Leitrim
The death occurred on Saturday, May 4 of John (Sean) Brady, late of The Donahies, Dublin 13 and formerly of Kiltygerry, Ballinamore, Co Leitrim, passed away peacefully at Beaumont Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.
Beloved husband of Adrienne, father of Sean, Lee and Glenn; very sadly missed by his loving family, grandchildren Tiarnán, Eadaoin, Ella, Moya & Lugh, daughters-in-law, extended family and friends. May he rest in peace.
Removal on Thursday morning, May 9 to The Church of the Holy Trinity, Donaghmede, Dublin 13, arriving for 10am Funeral Mass, followed by burial in Balgriffin Extension Cemetery.
John McEvoy, Drumshanbo, Leitrim / Cullohill, Laois
The death occurred on Tuesday, May 7 of John McEvoy, Ardcolm, Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim and formerly, Cullahill, Co Laois, in the wonderful care of the staff of the North West Hospice, Sligo.
Deeply regretted by his wife, Una (nee McLoughlin), daughter Claire, grandson, Hugo, son-in-law David, brother PJ, sisters Nancy & May, brothers-in-law Joe & Stephen, nieces, nephews, relatives, friends and neighbours. May He Rest In Peace.
Removal to St Patrick's Church, Drumshanbo (Eircode: N41 CF64) on Thursday, May 9 for Funeral Mass at 2pm. Burial afterwards in New Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, in-lieu, if desired to any family member in aid of the North West Hospice, Sligo.
Thomas Joseph Wilford, Aughgrania, Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim
The death occurred on Sunday, May 5 of Tommy Joseph Wilford, Aughgrania, Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim. Very sadly missed by his sons and daughters, Damien, Sharon, Siobhan, Declan, Mairead, Noelle, Charlie, Lorraine and Michelle, his grandchildren, extended family and his many friends. May he Rest In Peace.
Removal on Thursday, May 9 to St Patrick's Church, Drumshanbo at 8pm with funeral mass on Friday, May 10 at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House Private Please.
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