Deaths in Longford - Saturday, August 1, 2020 - evening

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Deaths in Longford - Saturday, August 1, 2020 - evening

Deaths in Longford - Saturday, August 1, 2020 - evening

Thomas Mulligan, Larkfield, Dring, Longford

The death occurred on Sunday, July 26 of Thomas David Mulligan, Woodlawn, Bronx, New York and formerly Larkfield Dring Co Longford. He was 39 years old.
Thomas was born to Thomas and Rose Mulligan of Larkfield, Dring, Co Longford. He was raised in Mullinalaghta, Co Longford where he attended St Columba's National School and Ardscoil Phadraig, Granard.Thomas loved playing rugby & gaelic football. He also received medals for draughts while attending secondary school. He then began working in forestry in Ireland. He loved his job, but Tom had bigger plans and moved to the Bronx, New York in August 2001. He lived in Woodlawn while starting a career as a carpenter. After working for various construction companies he joined local 18A and most recently local 79.In 2006 Tom met the love of his life, Tara Kenneally and they married in 2012. In his spare time, Tom loved to play pool, darts, listen to music, travel with his wife exploring various food offerings & bringing to life his wife's ideas for their home.
Tom will be remembered as a big hearted, hardworking gentleman. He was caring, generous and had a great sense of humor. He will be deeply missed by his wife Tara, his mother Rose, his brother Sean, his sisters Rosaleen and Teresa, his nephews , nieces, in-law's, family and friends. He is predeceased by his father Thomas and his brother Vincent.
A celebration of Tom's life will be held at the Pelham Funeral Home, 64 Lincoln Ave Pelham, NY 10803 Monday, August 3, 2020 from 2pm to 6pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at St. Barnabas Church 409 E. 241 St Bronx, NY 10470 at 9:30am on Tuesday, August 4, 2020. Cremation will be private.
A memorial mass will be held for Thomas in St Columba’s Church, Mullinalaghta at a later date. In accordance with Government Covid 19 guidelines, the family home is private please. Messages of sympathy can be left in the condolence section on RIP.ie.

Michael Reynolds, Bohey, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully at Mullingar General Hospital after a short illness, on Saturday, August 1 of Michael Reynolds, Bohey, Drumlish, Co Leitrim. Deeply regretted by his nieces, nephews, extended family and large circle of friends. May he rest in peace.
Michael will be removed to St Mary's Church, Gortletteragh for funeral mass at 12 noon on Monday, August 3. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery.
Due to government and HSE guidelines, funeral mass is restricted to family only. Those who would have liked to attend but are unable to may leave their condolences on RIP.ie.
No flowers please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Ciúin Suite Palliative Care Unit, Mullingar General Hospital care of Sean Whitney, Funeral Directors, Drumlish.

Mary McGowan (née Hannon), Clondra, Clondra, Longford / Ballinasloe, Roscommon
The death occurred, peacefully after a long illness bravely borne at her residence surrounded by her loving family, on Friday, July 31 of Mary McGowan (nee Hannon) Clondra, Co Longford and formerly Creagh, Ballinasloe. Predeceased by her daughter Catherine, her mother Kitty, her father John. Deeply regretted by her heartbroken husband Benedict (Ben), son Keith, daughter Rachel, brothers Vincent (Ballinasloe), Michael (Dublin), sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and a large circle of friends. Rest in Peace.
Reposing at her residence on Saturday, August 1. Funeral Mass in St Brendan's Church, Clondra on Sunday, August 2 at 1.30pm. Burial afterwards in Ballymacormack Cemetery Longford travelling via her residence and Flancare. Owing to current restrictions due to Covid 19/coronavirus. Mary’s Funeral Mass is private and restricted to family only. Thank you for your cooperation.
Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if desired, to Palliative Care of Tom Crosby Funeral Director Tarmonbarry or any Family Member.

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