Deaths in Longford - Thursday, May 16, 2019
Marie Keegan, 17 Sycamore Close, Clonbalt Woods, Longford Town, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, in the loving care of the staff of Laurel Lodge nursing home, surrounded by her loving family, on Tuesday, May 14 of Marie Keegan, 17 Sycamore Close, Clonbalt Woods, Longford, and formerly MacEoin Park, Longford.
Predeceased by her husband Noel, mother Anna and father John. Deeply regretted by her son John, daughters Lisa, Nicola, Claire and Sinead, brothers Sean, Tony and Raymond, sisters Heather and Lily, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, grandsons, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives and friends. May She Rest In Peace.
Reposing at her residence on Thursday, May 16 from 10am until 3pm with family time thereafter. Removal to St Mel's Cathedral, Longford arriving at 6:30pm with Funeral Mass on Friday, May 17 at 11am followed by burial in Ballymacormack Cemetery. Family flowers only please and donations, if desired, to The Irish Cancer Society care of Kelly's Funeral Directors or any family member.
Sarah Conefrey (née Cooney), Lisgillock, Aughavas, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully, at Ballinamore Nursing Unit in the presence of her family, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 of Sarah Conefrey (née Cooney), Lisgillock, Aughavas, Co Leitrim.
Predeceased by her late husband John, her grandchildren Turlough, Kalie and Ciara, sister Lonnie and brothers. Deeply regretted and sadly missed her loving family; Geraldine, Mel, Pat, Roseanna, Brenda, John and Karen, grandchildren, great grandchildren, brother Mel Cooney (Florida), daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and a large circle of relations, friends, neighbours and the staff and community of Ballinamore Nursing Unit. May She Rest In Peace.
Reposing at her residence on Thursday, May 16 from 3pm to 9pm. Funeral Mass on Friday, May 17 at 12 noon in St Joseph’s Church, Aughavas followed by cremation in Lakelands Crematorium, Dublin Road, Cavan. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if desired, to The Patient Comfort Fund, Ballinamore Nursing Unit c/o any family member.
Thomás O'Reilly, Lanesboro, Longford / Kinnegad, Westmeath
The death occurred on Tuesday, May 14 of Thomas O'Reilly, Lanesboro, Longford/ Kinnegad, Westmeath.
Funeral Arrangements Later
James Anthony (Jimmy) Farrell, Grillagh, Ardagh, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, after a long illness bravely borne, surrounded by his family and in the loving care of the nurses and staff at St. Joseph's Care Centre, Dublin Road, Longford, on Monday, May 13 of James Anthony (Jimmy) Farrell, Grillagh, Ardagh, Longford. Predeceased by his sister Kathleen and his brothers Cathal, Tom and Fergus. Sadly missed by his loving wife Susan and his daughters Ann Pocock (Sallins, Co Kildare) and Evelyn Daniels (Kilmaley, Co Clare), his sons Fergus (Rochfortbridge, Co Westmeath) and Seamus (Calverstown, Co Kildare), his sister Bridget (USA) and his brother John (Leixlip, Co Kildare), daughters-in-law Jeanne and Denise, sons-in-law John and Brendan, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, neighbours, relatives and friends. Rest in peace.
Removal on Thursday, May 16 to St Brigid's Church, Ardagh, arriving for Funeral Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family Home Eircode N39 EO67.
Michael (Mick) Murphy, Ballinacross, Granard, Longford / Cuffesgrange, Kilkenny
The death occurred, peacefully, at the Regional Hospital, Tullamore surrounded by his loving family, on Tuesday, May 14 of Michael (Mick) Murphy, Ballinacross, Granard, Longford and formerly of Ballykeefe, Cuffesgrange, Kilkenny. Sadly missed by his wife Bridie, his sons Johnny, Micky, and David, daughters Peggy, Eileen, and Regina, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandchildren and great grand-child, relatives, friends and neighbours. May He Rest in Peace.
Removal on Thursday morning, May 16 to St Mary’s Church, Granard for Funeral Mass at 11am followed by interment in Granardkill New Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to the Dialysis Unit Tullamore Regional Hospital. House private at all other times, please.
Fr Michael Guckian, Oblate Community, House of Retreat, Inchicore, Dublin / Roscommon
The death occurred, following an accident, on Saturday, May 11 of Fr Michael Guckian OMI, Oblate Community, House of Retreat, Inchicore, Dublin 8 and formerly Drumboylan, Co Roscommon and the Philippines.
Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Mai, sisters Freda (Sr Agnes) and Maisie Smith, brother Eugene. Deeply regretted by his loving brothers John (Drumboylan) and Thomas (Junie) (Leitrim village), sister Agnes Taylor (Knockvicar and formerly Leixlip), sister-in-law Catherine, brother-in-law Mike, nephews, nieces, grand- nephews, grand- nieces. Sadly missed by the Oblate Community, staff and parishioners of Mary Immaculate, Inchicore and a wide circle of relatives and friends. Rest In Peace.
Requiem Mass on Thursday, May 16 at 12 noon in St Patrick's Church, Drumboylan with burial afterwards in Kiltoghert Cemetery. Mass will be offered at 7pm on Friday, May 17 in the Oblate Church of Mary Immaculate, Inchicore. "Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam".
Philip Fox, Aughaguinea, Drumshanbo, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully at Sligo University Hospital, on Monday, May 13 of Philip Fox, Aughaguinea, Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim.
Sadly missed by his heartbroken wife, Teresa, his sister Marie, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephew Colin, cousins, relatives and many friends and neighbours. May He Rest In Peace.
Funeral Mass on Thursday, May 16 at 11 am in St Patrick's Church, Drumshanbo with burial afterwards in New Cemetery.
Kay Harris (née Kearney), Scotshouse, Redhills, Cavan
The death has occurred of Kay Harris (nee Hearney) Kent, England & formerly of Redhills, Scotshouse. Beloved daughter of Peter and Rosaleen Hearney, sister of Mona Crowe, Drumlion, Ballinagh and Ursula Brownless, Galway. Deeply regretted by her husband Michael, sons Mark, Sean and Conor and her six adored grandchildren.
Funeral Mass and Cremation in Kent on Thursday, May 16. May She Rest in Peace.
Francis Shanley, Currycramp, Bornacoola, Leitrim
The death occurred, suddenly, after a traffic accident in Australia, on Wednesday, May 8 of Francis Shanley, Currycramp, Bornacoola, Leitrim.
House strictly private please.
Funeral Arrangements Later.
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