Deaths in Longford - Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Sr Mel Brady, M.M.M., Drogheda, Louth / Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, in Aras Mhuire Nursing Home, Drogheda, on Monday, May 25 of Sr Mel Brady, Medical Missionaries of Mary, Drogheda and formerly from Corbawn, Co Longford. Predeceased by her parents Maggie and John, her two sisters and four brothers (Fr Jack SPS). Sadly missed by her brother Jimmy, sister-in-law Liz, many nieces, nephews, their families, relatives and many friends and her M.M.M. community. Rest In Peace.
In keeping with current Government guidelines, Sr Mel's funeral will be strictly private for family only. Those who would like to attend but cannot do so due to these restrictions may leave a personal message in the Condolence Section on RIP.ie.
You can view Sr Mel's Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am by clicking here (Our Lady of Lourdes webcam)
Paddy O'Keeffe, Multyfarnham, Westmeath
The death occurred, unexpectedly and peacefully, at the Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar, on Monday, May 25 of Paddy O'Keeffe, "Woodview", Ballinafid, Multyfarnham, Westmeath. Beloved husband of the late Margaret (Mag), dear father of Patrick and Gerard and loving grandfather of Nicola, Aisling and Sean. He will be sadly missed by his devoted family, daughters-in-law Christine and Sandra, sister Nancy (Doherty), sister-in-law Agnes Murphy (Canada), nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. May Paddy Rest In Peace.
In keeping with current Government guidelines, a private family funeral will take place on Wednesday, May 27 in St Nicholas's Church, Multyfarnham at 11am. followed by burial in St. Peter The Rock cemetery. Those wishing to send messages of condolence to Paddy’s family can do so in the Condolence Book section on RIP.ie.
Matthew Masterson, Mountnugent, Cavan
The death has occurred of Matthew Masterson, Middlesex, England and Mountnugent, Co Cavan on Saturday, May 23. Adored husband of Mary and much loved father of David, Catherine, Angela, Clare and Matt. Deeply regretted by his wife, children, son-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, his brother John and sisters Kathleen, Mary, Phil and Mona, sister in law, brothers in law, nieces, nephews, relatives and a wide circle of friends. May Matthew Rest In Eternal Peace.
Due to Covid 19 restrictions, a private Funeral will take place for Matthew. If you wish to leave a message for the family please do so in the condolence section on RIP.ie.
John (Jack) Kelly, 'Avondale' Ballyleague, Lanesboro, Roscommon / Tinahely, Wicklow
The death occurred, peacefully, in the devoted care of the wonderful staff at University Hospital, Roscommon and previously Sonas Nursing Home, Cloverhill, on Sunday, May 24 of John (Jack) Kelly, 'Avondale' Ballyleague, Lanesboro, Roscommon and formerly of Tinahely, Wicklow. Beloved husband of the late Nancy. Sadly missed by his heartbroken family, Eamon, Freda (Kilbride), Liam and Mary (Tully), daughters-in-law Sheila and Bernie, sons-in-law Joe and Michael, his adored grandchildren Caitríona, Doireann, Emma, Shane, Aaron, Gordon, Bríon, Fergal, Siobhán, Niall, Micheál, Aoife, and Fiona and his great-grandchildren Torin, Fiadh, Holly and Caoimhe, sisters-in-law, nephews and nieces, relatives and a large circle of friends. May Jack rest in peace.
In accordance with current guidelines on public gatherings, a private Funeral will take place for Jack in The Church of the Holy Rosary, Ballyleague on Tuesday morning, May 26 at 11am with burial afterwards in Cloontuskert Cemetery. A Memorial Mass will be held at a later date. If you would like to leave a message of sympathy, please do so in the condolences section on RIP.ie.
Jack’s Funeral Mass can be viewed live on Smyth’s Live Stream on Tuesday morning at 11am by clicking HERE.
Peter Mulvaney, formerly Kilmainham View, Ballinagh, Cavan
The death occurred, peacefully, at Sheelin Nursing Home, Mountnugent, on Sunday, May 24 of Peter Mulvaney, formerly Kilmainham View, Ballinagh, Co Cavan. Sadly missed by his loving sons Trevor & Steven, daughter Angela & his adored grandchildren Reece & Ben. May He Rest In Peace.
Due to government and HSE advice regarding public gatherings, a private funeral will take place for immediate family only. Those who would like to do so are asked to post their personal messages in the condolences section on RIP.ie. A memorial Mass to celebrate Peter’s life will take place at a later date.
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.
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