Deaths in Longford - Monday, November 9, 2020
Sheila Doherty (née O'Donovan), Srah, Ballinlough, Roscommon / Ballymahon, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully at her home, on Sunday, November 8 of Sheila Doherty (née O'Donovan), Srah, Ballinlough, Roscommon / Ballymahon, Longford. Sadly missed by her heartbroken children Declan, Donal, Niamh and Orla and their father Gabriel, her daughter-in-law Ann, her sons-in-law Craig and Niels, her brother Donal (Clane) and her sister Anne (Kildare), her beloved grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family and a wide circle of friends and great neighbours.
Reposing at Donnellan's Funeral Home, Clare Street, Ballyhaunis on Thursday morning, November 12 from 10.30am with removal at 11.30am to arrive at Ballinlough Church for Funeral Mass at 12 noon with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Funeral Mass can be viewed live on Donnellan Undertakers Facebook page. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to Irish Kidney association c/o Donnellan Undertakers, Ballyhaunis.
Christina Harte, Aughnacliffe, Longford / Glasnevin, Dublin
The death occurred, peacefully, in her 93rd year, in the loving care of the wonderful staff of Cara Care Nursing Home, Santry, on Monday, November 9 of Christina Harte, late of Aughnacliffe, Longford and Clareville Court, Glasnevin. Predeceased by her son Padraig and deeply regretted by her two daughters Kathleen and Dymphna and her relatives and friends. May she rest in peace. Due to Covid restrictions a private funeral will take place.
Tom Rowan, Cormaglove, Newtowncashel, Longford
The death occurred, at his home in the loving care of his family, on Saturday, November 7 of Tom Rowan, Cormaglove, Newtowncashel, Longford. He is reunited with his beloved son Andrew and father Tom. Tom will be forever missed by his heartbroken family, partner Maggie, son Tomás, daughter Susan, their mother Margaret, his mother Bridie, sisters Angela, Agnes, Gabrielle, Geraldine and Noeline, son-in-law Christy, daughter-in-law Aisling, brothers-in-law, uncle, aunts, nephews, nieces, his many great friends and neighbours.
A gentle nature, A heart of gold, these are the memories we will hold. Rest in peace.
Tom will repose in his home in Cormaglove, on Monday, November 9 from 3pm until 8pm. No hand shaking and please wear a face covering. Funeral mass on Tuesday, November 10 at 12 noon in St Mary's Church, Newtowncashel, followed with burial in Newtowncashel Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if desired, to the Irish Cancer Society, c/o Connell Funeral Directors or any family member. In an effort to reduce the spread of Covid 19, please practice social distancing at all times. Messages of sympathy can be left in the link on RIP.ie.
Maura Reynolds (née Kilkenny), Kildallogue Heights, Strokestown, Roscommon / Dromod, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully, in her 90th year, at the residence of her daughter Anne O'Çonnor, Kildallogue Heights, Strokestown, on Monday, November 9 of Maura Reynolds (née Kilkenny), Kildallogue Heights, Strokestown, Roscommon and formerly of Tooman House, Dromod. Last surviving member of the Kilkenny Family, Meiltron, Aughavas. Predeceased by her husband Paddy and granddaughter Orla O'Reilly. She will be sadly missed by her loving son Joe (Toronto), daughters Helen O'Reilly (Kilnaleck) and Anne O'Connor, sons-in-law Brian and Gerry, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, many relatives, neighbours and friends. Rest In Peace.
Removal to Strokestown Parish Church on Wednesday, November 11 to arrive for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Farnaught Cemetery, Co Leitrim.
Owing to current restrictions due to Covid-19, Maura's Funeral Mass is private to family and friends. Condolences may be left on RIP.ie. The Funeral Mass will be live-streamed on Strokestown Parish Facebook page and on the parish radio on 108FM. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation. www.facebook.com/strokestownparish/
Frankie McHugh, Drumdoney, Cloone, Leitrim
The death occurred, peacefully at Cavan General Hospital, on Monday, November 9 of Frankie McHugh, Drumdoney, Cloone, Leitrim. Predeceased by his loving wife; Leish Elizabeth. Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his sons; Kevin, Keilen, and Damien, daughter-in-law; Margaret, brothers; Peter, Jim and John (UK), sister; Mary (UK) sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, grandchildren; Kien, Cara, Chloe, Saoirse and Lauren, Damien's partner; Michelle, nieces, nephews, extended family, neighbours and friends. May Frankie Rest in Peace.
Frankie will lie in repose private to family only due to Covid restrictions. Frankie's funeral cortege will leave Smith's Funeral Home, Ballinamore on Wednesday, November 11 at 11.15am to arrive at St Mary’s Church, Cloone for funeral mass at 12 noon followed by burial to the local cemetery. In compliance with Level 5 restrictions on public gatherings Frankie's Funeral Mass will be restricted to family and friends only (max 25).
Those who would have liked to attend but are unable to do so due to Covid restrictions can leave a personal message on RIP.ie. The family appreciates your support and understanding at this time.
Frankie’s Funeral Mass will be streamed live on: https://churchtv.ie/cloone.html
Eva Duke (née Levingstone), Aughavore, Carrigallen, Leitrim
The death occurred, at Cavan General Hospital, age 91 years, on Sunday, November 8 of Eva Duke (née Levingstone), Aughavore, Carrigallen, Leitrim. Wife of the late Henry. Sadly missed by her loving family; daughter Shirley (Brereton), sons Ronald and Derek, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, brothers, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, neighbours and many friends.
Reposing at her residence on Monday, November 9 from 2pm until 7pm on Monday evening for family, neighbours and close friends. Funeral on Tuesday, November 10 arriving at Carrigallen Parish Church of Ireland for 2pm service and committal. (Restricted to family only in church and graveyard). In accordance with Public Health and Government Guidelines all social distancing must be adhered to. People wishing to pay their respects may do so by lining the route from deceased home to church. Funeral will be live streamed on Arva Parish Facebook Page.
Pat (Pappy) Dalton, Listubbit, Ballymahon, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, at his residence, surrounded by his family, on Saturday, November 7 of Pat (Pappy) Dalton, Listubbit, Ballymahon, Longford. Predeceased by his parents Sarah and Patrick, sisters Mary, Teasie, Brigid and twin sister Phyllis. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Marie, much loved father to daughters Mary, Elizabeth and Bernadette, son Pauraic, daughter-in-law Orla, sons-in-law Pauraic, Malachy and JP, grandchildren, great-grandson Luke, nieces, nephews, relatives and extended family, neighbours and great friends. May Pappy Rest in Peace.
Reposing at his residence on Sunday, November 8 from 6pm and on Monday, November 9 from 2pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, November 10 at 12 noon in The Church of the Sacred Heart, Carrickedmond, Ballymahon, Longford and burial afterwards in Carrickedmond Cemetery.
In compliance with public guidelines on Covid 19 regarding public gatherings, Mass will be restricted to family and friends only (max 25). Those who would have liked to attend but are unable to do so due to Covid 19 restrictions, can leave a personal message by clicking on the “Condolences” section on RIP.ie. The family really appreciates your support and understanding at this time.
Jimmy McLoughlin, Clooneena, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully in the loving care of the nurses and staff of Innis Ree Nursing Home, Ballyleague, on Friday, November 6 of Jimmy McLoughlin, Clooneena, Longford. Predeceased by his beloved wife Margaret, his infant daughter Mary, his sister Sr. Mel and by his parents John and Ellen. Jimmy will be sadly missed and remembered with love by his family Ann, Imelda, Maireád, Helen, John, Jim and Peter, daughter-in-law Mary, grandchildren Maria, Olivia, Grace and Daniel, brothers-in-law, relatives, neighbours and friends. May he rest in peace.
Jimmy’s funeral cortege will leave Glennon’s Funeral Home on Monday, November 9 at 10.40am to arrive at St Mel’s Cathedral for Mass of The Resurrection at 11am, interment afterwards in Ballymacormack Cemetery.
Following government guidelines regarding public gatherings the Mass will be restricted to 25 people only. The Mass will be streamed live, please go to www.longfordparish.com. Those who would have liked to attend, but due to current restrictions are unable to, may leave their personal messages in the “condolences “ section on RIP.ie.
The family very much appreciates your consideration and support at this time. House private please.
Timothy (Tim, Timmie) Slevin, Mohill, Leitrim / Lorrha, Tipperary
The death occurred, suddenly, but peacefully, aged 91, on Saturday, November 7 of Timothy (Tim,Timmie) Slevin, Mohill, Co Leitrim and Lorrha, Co Tipperary. Back in the arms of his beloved Tina (died 27 June 20). Much loved and deeply missed by son Michael, daughter Fiona, daughter-in-law Fiona, grand-children Seán, Niamh and Jennifer, sister Chrissie, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, godchildren, nieces, nephews and large extended family; also by his old ESB colleagues, hurling teammates and many valued friends and neighbours.
Following current guidelines, house will sadly be private and private funeral and burial will be held at 12 noon on Monday, November 9 at St Patrick’s Church, Mohill. A Memorial Mass to celebrate Tim & Tina’s life will take place at a later date. The family appreciates your sympathy, support and understanding at this difficult time.
Maureen O'Broin (née Timoney), Rathfarnham, Dublin / Finea, Cavan
The death occurred at St Vincent’s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin, on Tuesday, November 3 of Maureen O'Broin (née Timoney), Fairways, Rathfarnham, Dublin and formerly Finea, County Cavan. Beloved wife of the late Joseph, daughter-in-law Caroline and loving mother of Conor and Brian. Sadly, missed by her sons, daughter-in-law Roisin, grandchildren Lauren, Florence, Cian and Erica, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Rest In Peace.
Due to government guidelines a private family Funeral will take place. The funeral Mass can be viewed at 10am on Monday, November 9 at this link https://www.churchservices.tv/rathfarnham
Please leave a message of condolence for Maureen’s family in the Condolence section on RIP.ie. “Come to me, all who labour and are heavy laden and I will give you rest”. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to St Vincent de Paul.
Michael Francis Beirne, Melbourne, Australia and formerly Manchester and Ballagh, Newtownforbes, Longford
The death occurred, suddenly, at his home, on Wednesday, October 28 of Michael Francis Beirne, Melbourne, Australia and formerly Manchester and Ballagh, Newtownforbes, Longford. He is predeceased by his parents Tommy and Beatrice Beirne. Deeply regretted by his heartbroken wife Prue, daughters Sadie and Kate, son Ryan, step children Josh, Noah and Sinead, brothers Sean, Jimmy and John (UK), Thomas (Ballagh), sisters Ann Casey and Maureen McDermott (Ballagh), sisters-in-law, cousins, nephews, nieces and large circle of good friends. May He Rest In Peace.
Due to Covid-19, the family homes are private at all times, please. If you would like to leave a message of sympathy, please do so in the “Condolence Section “ on RIP.ie. The family very much appreciates your kindness and support at this sad time.
Funeral Arrangements Later
Kathleen Murtagh (née Browne), Meath / Mountnugent, Cavan
The death occurred, peacefully, at Brandon Nursing Home, on Thursday, October 22 of Kathleen Murtagh of Coundon, Coventry and late of Halfcarton, Mountnugent, Co Cavan. Predeceased by her husband Paddy, long time friend Noel and sister Mary. Devoted mother to Nuala, Caroline and Kevin. Rest in Peace.
Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her brothers Micheal, Eamon, Eugene and Brendan, sisters Josie, Betty, Olive and Carmel, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Private funeral service by invitation only will take place on Tuesday, November 10, at Christ The King Roman Catholic Church, Coventry followed by burial
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