Deaths in Longford - Friday, September 11, 2020
Kitty (Kathleen) Kelly, Cornapark, Glen, Edgeworthstown, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, with courage and dignity, in the loving care of the nurses and staff in St Therese's Unit at St Joseph's Care Centre, Dublin Road, Longford on Thursday, September 10 of Kitty (Kathleen) Kelly, Cornapark, Glen, Edgeworthstown, Longford. Predeceased by her parents Stephen and Annie and her twin sister Nancy (Sr. Catherine). Sadly missed by her loving brothers Jimmy and Pat, sisters-in-law Mary and Angela, nieces Annmarie, Linda, Ciara, Elaine and Patricia, her nephews Paul, John, Aidan and Ciaran, grandnieces and grandnephews, neighbours, relatives and friends. Rest In Peace.
Removal on Saturday afternoon, September 12 from the home of her brother Pat in Cornapark to St Brigid's Church, Ardagh, arriving for Funeral Mass at 2.30pm which will be private and limited to 50 close family and friends in line with Government guidelines. Burial afterwards in Edgeworthstown Cemetery. The family are grateful for your cooperation and support and will offer an opportunity to extend sympathy at a later date.
Anyone wishing to leave a message for the family may do so on the Condolences page on RIP.ie. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to St Joseph's Patient Care Fund care of Paschal Lyons, Funeral Director, Ardagh, or any family member.
Brendan Fallon, Whitehall, Roscommon / Tarmonbarry, Roscommon / Tarmonbarry, Longford
The death occurred, suddenly, on Tuesday, September 8 of Brendan Fallon, Whitehall, Roscommon / Tarmonbarry, Roscommon / Tarmonbarry, Longford. Predeceased by his wife Nora and son Jarlath. Sadly missed and remembered with love by his partner Yvonne, son Kevin, daughter Martina, daughter-in-law Sinead, grandsons Daniel, Oran, Donnacha and Iarla, granddaughter Poppy, brothers Oliver USA & Gerry, sister Teresa (USA), sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. May He Rest In Peace.
Please note that in an effort to follow Government Guidelines and with support and agreement of the Family, Brendan’s Funeral will be private to family and close friends only. Funeral cortege will depart from his home on Saturday afternoon, September 12 at 1.45pm, arriving at the Sacred Heart Church, Whitehall for Mass of the Resurrection at 2pm followed by interment in Clondra Cemetery. Family flowers only please.
Andrew Samuel McCord, Knockanboy, Longford
The death occurred on Wednesday, September 9 of Andrew Samuel McCord, Knockanboy, Longford. Andrew will be sadly missed and remembered with love by his heartbroken family, his mother Gillian, father Charles, brother John, grandparents Albert and Clodagh, aunts Doris, Shirley, Louise and Blanche, uncles Jonathan, Philip, Albert and Glenn, cousins Daena, Nathan, Keelan, James, Matthew, Jessica, Caroline, Hudson and Caleen, relatives, work colleagues and many friends. “Peace perfect peace.”
Andrew’s funeral cortege will leave his residence on Saturday, September 12 at 1.30pm to arrive at St Catherine's Church, Ballymacormack for Funeral Service at 2pm, interment afterwards in the adjoining Churchyard. Following government guidelines regarding public gatherings, the service will be restricted to 50 close family and friends. Those who would have liked to attend but due to current restrictions are unable to, may leave personal messages in the "condolences" section on RIP.ie.
The family very much appreciates your support and consideration at this time.
John Dillon, Main Street, Ballymahon, Longford
The death occurred, suddenly, to the inexpressible grief of his heartbroken family, on Tuesday, September 8 of John Dillon, Main Street, Ballymahon, Longford. Beloved husband of June (née Delaney) and adored father of Audrey (Connor), Mary (O'Halloran) and Anne-Marie (Gleeson), sons-in-law Thomas, Michael and Gerard, cherished grandchildren Roísín, Ultan, Seán, and Niall, brother Thomas (Athlone), sister Betty (Athlone), mother-in-law Brigid, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Rest in Peace.
In accordance with government and HSE guidelines the funeral Mass and burial will be strictly private. Those who would like to attend the funeral Mass, but can't due to restrictions, can leave a message by clicking on condolences on RIP.ie. A memorial Mass will be held at a later date. House private, please.
Bernard (Bernie Mac) McDermott, Drumerkane, Carrigallen, Leitrim, H12 NN52
The death occurred, peacefully, in the loving care of the staff at the North West Hospice Sligo, on Thursday, September 10 of Bernard (Bernie Mac) McDermott, Drumerkane, Carrigallen, Leitrim, H12 NN52. Sadly missed by his sisters Isobel (Kane) and Rose Anne (Heslin), nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives and many friends. May he Rest In Peace.
Reposing at the residence of his nephew and niece-in-law Pat and Bernatte McDermott, Drummerkane (H12NN52) on Friday, September 11 from 12 noon until 8pm. All social distancing guidelines must be adhered to. Remains arriving to St Joseph's Church, Aughavas on Saturday, September 12, for private funeral mass at 11am followed by burial in the local cemetery. Family flowers only please donations, if so desired, to North West Hospice C/o McGuckian Funeral Directors, Carrigallen or any family member.
For those who would like to attend but are unable to do so due to Covid Restrictions can leave a personal message of condolence in the condolence section on RIP.ie.The family appreciate your understanding at this time.There will be a memorial mass held for Bernie at a later stage.
Jason Cobey, Loonogs, Crosskeys, Cavan
The death occurred on Monday, September 7 of Jason Cobey, Loonogs, Crosskeys, Cavan. Beloved son of Gerry and Elaine, brother of Leon. Predeceased by his sister Lizzy. Deeply regretted by his loving family grannys, aunts, uncles, cousins and all his close friends. Reposing at his home on Wednesday, September 9 and Thursday, September 10 from 4pm until 9pm. Funeral Mass on Friday, September 11 in St Matthew’s Church Crosskeys at 12 noon followed by burial in adjoining cemetery.
Owing to current Government and HSE guidelines Jason’s home and funeral mass will be private to family and close friends. Anyone wishing to convey sympathies to the family can do so in the condolences section on RIP.ie. Rest In Peace.
Anthony Higgins, Summerhill, Carrick-on-Shannon, Leitrim / Cloone, Leitrim
The death occurred, in the loving care of the staff of the North West Hospice, Sligo, on Tuesday, September 8 of Anthony Higgins, St Ciaran’s, Summerhill, Carrick-on-Shannon, Leitrim. Predeceased by his loving parents Tim and Lily. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his brothers: Joseph and Tim (UK), sisters: Jenny (UK), Elizabeth Burke (Mohill) and Maureen Higgins (Cloone), nieces, nephews, grand nieces, grand nephews and all of Anthony's wonderful carers and nurses in St Ciaran's, Summerhill, Carrick on Shannon. May Anthony's gentle soul Rest In Peace.
Remains arriving at St Mary's Church, Cloone on Friday, September 11 for funeral mass at 12 noon followed by burial in the local cemetery. In compliance with current guidelines regarding public gatherings, Anthony's funeral mass will be restricted to family and Anthony's carers only. Those who would have liked to attend but are unable to do so due to COVID restrictions, can leave a personal message of Condolence in the "Condolence" section on RIP.ie. The family appreciates your support and understanding at this time.
Anthony's funeral mass will be streamed live on https://churchtv.ie/cloone.html
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