Deaths in Longford - Friday, May 15, 2020
Ned McEvoy, Kiltyclough, Ballinalee, Longford
The death occurred, suddenly, at his home in Kiltyclough, on Wednesday, May 13, of Ned McEvoy, Kiltyclough, Ballinalee, Longford. Predeceased by his much loved darling daughter Oonagh. Ned will be missed by his beloved wife Mary (nee Harte) Ballinamuck and by his heartbroken daughters Kathleen Prunty, Maura Reilly, Geraldine, Anita Moore, Caroline Murtagh, Carmel Nerney, Philomena Hargaden. sons PJ, Eamon, Brendan and Emmett, also by his 29 adoring grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, brothers, sisters, nephews, nieces, his extended family, great neighbours and many many friends. May Ned Rest in Peace.
Ned will repose at his home in Kiltyclough on Friday, May 15, with Funeral Mass on Saturday, May 16 in The Holy Trinity Church, Ballinalee, at 12 noon, followed by burial in St Emer's Cemetery, Ballinalee. Due to government regulations, only Ned's immediate family will be able to attend Funeral Mass in the church. Extended family and friends will be able to listen to the Mass in the church grounds or to view live on Facebook, at the following link, https://www.facebook.com/nedmcevoyrip
A Memorial service will be held to celebrate Ned's life at a later date. Ned's family are sincerely grateful for your thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.
Maureen Brewster (née Hegarty), "Villa Pio", Farnagh Hill, Longford Town, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, at home surrounded by her family, on Thursday, May 14, of Maureen Brewster (née Hegarty), "Villa Pio", Farnagh Hill, Longford Town, Longford. Predeceased by her husband Michael and her son Michael Noel. Maureen will be sadly missed and remembered with love by her family sons Padraic,Aidan, Michael,Tadhg, Fintan , Niall and Ciarán ,brothers Timmy ,Paddy and Seamus ,sisters Julia (Hopkins) and Eileen (McCullagh), daughters-in-law Mary, Mags, Kimiko and Michelle,sisters-in-law Rose and Sheila, grandchildren Louise ,Sarah , Emma and Adam, nieces, nephews ,relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.
Maureen’s Funeral Mass will take place on Saturday, May 16 in St Mel’s Cathedral at 11am, however following Government guidelines regarding public gatherings ,this will take place privately.The mass will be streamed live , please go to www.longfordparish.com.
Those who would have liked to attend, but due to current restrictions cannot ,may leave their personal messages in the “condolences” section on RIP.ie. A memorial service in celebration of Maureen’s life will take place at a later date.
Family flowers only please donations if desired to Longford Hospice , c/o Glennon Funeral Directors or any family member.
James (Jimmy) Gill, Devine Crescent, Edgeworthstown, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, in the Manor Nursing Home, on Thursday, May 14, of James (Jimmy) Gill, Devine Crescent, Edgeworthstown, Longford. Predeceased by his son Ray. Deeply regretted by his wife Maureen, sons Seamus, Tom, Paul, Declan, Dermot, Tony and his daughter Dolores, his brother Sean and sister-in-law Liz, aunt Lizzie Keena, his 11 grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Rest in Peace.
Jimmy's funeral will take place on Saturday, May 16 at 12 noon in St Mary's church, Edgeworthstown with burial afterwards in Aughafin cemetery travelling via Devine Crescent. A private family funeral will take place, due to Government advice regarding public gatherings. Those who would have liked to attend the funeral but, due to current restrictions, cannot, please leave your personal messages in the 'condolences' section on RIP.ie.
Sean Furey, Vesnoy, Strokestown, Roscommon
The death occurred, suddenly, at home, on Thursday, May 14, of Sean Furey, Vesnoy, Strokestown, Roscommon. Much loved husband of Teresa and father of Kevin. Son of the late Molly and John (Clooncullane). Very sadly missed by his heartbroken wife, son, sister Mary, brother Michael, Mary’s partner Seamus, nieces Anne Marie and Sharon, nephew John, his wonderful friends at the Strokestown Men’s Shed, extended family, relatives and friends. Rest in Peace.
Due to Covid-19 restrictions Sean’s funeral is private to friends and family. If you would like to send a message of sympathy please click on the Condolence link on RIP.ie. The family are extremely grateful for your consideration and support at this difficult time.
Removal from his residence on Saturday, May 16, at 11.15am to arrive at St Patrick’s Church, Elphin for 12 noon Funeral Mass. Burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Croí West of Ireland Cardiac Foundation.
Matthew (Mattie) McKiernan, Stafford, England and late of Owen Roe Terrace, Cavan Town, Cavan
The death occurred on Tuesday, May 12, of Matthew (Mattie) McKiernan, Stafford, England and late of Owen Roe Terrace., Cavan Town, Cavan. Predeceased by his parents James and Maisie and his brother Jim (Perth, Australia). Sadly missed by his wife Mary, his children Siobhan, Eamon, Jacinta, Una. Roisin Shauna and Dominic, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law and his adored grandchildren, his sister Rosaleen (Mayo), Maura (Granard), Dympna and Una (Cavan), brothers Noel (Rugeley Staffordshire), Seán (Cavan), brothers and sisters in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and a large circle of friends.
Funeral takes place on Thursday, May 28 in Stafford. UK Covid restrictions apply, family only. A memorial mass for Mattie will be held in Cavan at a future date.
Sean (Johnny) Carberry, Cloontuskert, Lanesboro, Roscommon
The death occurred, peacefully, in University College Hospital Galway, on Tuesday, May 12, of Johnny (Sean) Carberry, Cloontuskert, Lanesboro, Co Roscommon. Sadly missed by his loving wife Imelda, his daughter Genevieve, his son Garry & Partner, his daughter Helen, his grandchildren Bernadette, Daniel and Sean and his extended family, friends and neighbours. Rest in Peace.
Funeral mass takes place at 12 noon on Friday, May 15 at the Church of the Holy Rosary, Ballyleague, followed by burial at Cloontuskert Cemetery. Following COVID-19 Government Guidelines, Johnny’s Funeral will take place privately, a memorial service will be held at a later date to celebrate his wonderful life. Those who wish to attend the funeral but cannot due to current restrictions, please leave your personal message in the 'Condolences' section on RIP.ie. The family are extremely grateful for your consideration and support at this difficult time.
Barry Ward, Main Street, Carrigallen, Leitrim
The death occurred, suddenly in the Philippines, on Tuesday, May 12, of Barry Ward, Main Street, Carrigallen, Leitrim. Predeceased by his father Brendan. Barry will be sadly missed by his adoring mother Eileen, his brothers Manus, Emmet and Pearse, his sisters-in-law Majella and Lorraine, his nieces Ella, Kiera and Lexie, his relatives and many friends in Ireland and the Philippines. May he rest in Peace.
A memorial mass and burial of ashes will be held in St Mary's Church, Carrigallen at a later date. House private please due to Covid 19 restrictions. Please leave your personal message for the family in the condolence section on RIP.ie.
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