Deaths in Longford - Wednesday, September 16, 2020
John Denneny, Church Hill, Granard, Longford / Finea, Cavan
The death occurred, after a short illness at St Vincent's Hospital, Dublin, on Sunday, September 13 of John Denneny, Church Hill, Granard, Co Longford and late Maughera, Finea. Predeceased by his brother Ambrose. Sadly missed by his sorrowing sons Sean and Oliver, sisters Stella, Philomena and Nuala, brothers Eamon, James, Dessie and Liam, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives neighbours and friends. May He Rest in Peace.
Reposing at Reilly's Funeral Home Kilcogy Village (N39W1D6) on Wednesday evening, September 16 from 7pm to 8.30pm. Please adhere to the current social distancing guidelines. Funeral Mass on Thursday, September 17 at 12 noon in St Mary's Church, Carrick. Interment afterwards in adjoining cemetery. In accordance with the government and H.S.E. guidelines the Funeral Mass will be private to family and close friends.
Messages of sympathy can be left on the condolence section on RIP.ie. The family thank you for your understanding at this difficult time.
John (Sean) Gaffney, Corstruce, Ballinagh, Cavan
The death occurred, peacefully, at his home, on Monday, September 14 of John (Sean) Gaffney, Corstruce, Ballinagh, Cavan and formerly of Corduff. Predeceased by his wife Mena, sons John, and Liam, Sadly missed by his sorrowing son Eugene, daughters Paula, Catherine, Samantha, grandchildren, great-grandchild, brother, sister, sons-in-law, devoted friend and carer Mary, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. May he rest in Peace.
Reposing at Finnegan's Funeral Home and Crematorium, Cavan, on Wednesday evening, September 16 from 4.30pm until 7pm. Removal to arrive at St Michael's Church, Potahee on Thursday morning, September 17 for Funeral Mass at 11am followed by Cremation at Lakeland Crematorium Dublin, Road, Cavan, EIRCODE H12RF78.
Due to Covid 19 regulation along with HSE advice Funeral Mass and house is for family and close friends only please. Messages of sympathy may be expressed through the condolence link on RIP.ie
Katie Rowley (née Kavanagh), Drumlitten, Fenagh, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully at her home, surrounded by her loving family (in her 92nd year), on Sunday, September 13 of Katie Rowley (née Kavanagh), Drumlitten, Fenagh, Leitrim and formerly Drumnamore, Aughavas, Co Leitrim. Predeceased by her husband Michael John, brother John Francis and sister Lily (Burke).
Beloved mother of Mary (Keane), Paidh and Sr. Gerardine. She will be sadly missed by her family, her devoted daughter-in-law Martina, son-in-law Kevin, sister Mae (USA), sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, grandchildren Declan, Ronan, Claire, Rebecca & Sarah, granddaughter-in-law Kate, great-grandchildren Harry & Ruán, nieces, nephews, relatives, friends and neighbours. Rest in Peace.
Removal on Wednesday morning, September 16 arriving at St. Mary's Church, Foxfield for Funeral Mass at 11.30am. Burial afterwards in Fenagh Abbey Cemetery. Owing to current Government and HSE guidelines, Katie’s home and Funeral Mass will be private to family only. Messages of condolence may be entered in the 'Condolences' section on RIP.ie. The family appreciates your understanding, sympathy and support at this sad time.
John Patrick Donnelly, Drumharkin Glebe, Cloone, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully at Ballinamore Nursing Unit, on Saturday, September 12 of John Patrick Donnelly, Drumharkin Glebe, Cloone, Co Leitrim. Predeceased by his sister Rose. Sadly missed by his brother in law Martin Farrell (UK), his nephews; Seán and Martin Farrell, (UK), relatives, neighbours and friends. May John Patrick Rest In Peace.
John Patrick’s Funeral mass will take place on Wednesday, September 16 at 12 noon in St Mary’s Church, Cloone, to family, neighbours and close friends, in accordance with COVID guidelines, followed by burial in the local cemetery. In compliance with the current guidelines on public public gatherings ,those who would have liked to attend the funeral but are unable to do so due to COVID restrictions, can leave a message of sympathy in the “Condolence” section on RIP.ie. The family appreciates your sympathy, support and understanding at this time.
John Patrick’s Funeral Mass will be streamed live on: https://churchtv.ie/cloone.html
Francis Cafferty, Templeogue, Dublin / Gorvagh, Leitrim
The death occurred, at Harold’s Cross Hospice, Dublin, on Monday, September 14 of Francis Cafferty, Orwell Park Avenue, Templeogue, Dublin 6W and formerly of Drumlowan, Gorvagh, Co Leitrim. Predeceased by his loving wife; Moira, sister Helen; sister-in-law; Mona and his brother in law; Victor. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his brother; Packie Joe (Gorvagh), sister; Anne (Nancy) (London), sisters-in-law; Frances and Imelda, nephews; Aidan, Francis, Vincent, nieces; Maura, Monica and Patricia, extended family, neighbours and friends. May Francis Rest in Peace.
Funeral mass in St Jude’s The Apostle Church, Templeogue on Thursday, September 17 at 11am followed by burial to St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Mohill, Co Leitrim to arrive at approximately 3pm. In compliance with the current Government Guidelines regarding public gatherings Francis’s Funeral Mass will be private to family and close friends. Those who would have liked to attend the funeral but are unable to do so due to Covid restrictions can leave a message of sympathy in the Condolences section on RIP.ie. The family appreciates your sympathy, support and understanding at this time.
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