Deaths in Longford - Monday, April 12, 2021

Longford Leader Reporter


Longford Leader Reporter


 Deaths in Longford - Monday, April 12, 2021

Deaths in Longford - Monday, April 12, 2021

William Lloyd, 13 Leo Casey Terrace, Ballymahon, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, at his residence, on Saturday, April 10 of William Lloyd, 13 Leo Casey Terrace, Ballymahon, Longford. Predeceased by his wife Maureen and daughter Patsy. Deeply regretted by his loving family, son Billy and daughters Mary, Carmel and Nuala, brothers Bernie, Mike and Pat, sisters Kathleen (Bracken) Betty (Power), Vera (Sheridan), Maureen (Murphy), Eileen (Murphy), Geraldine (Duffy) and Carmel (Russell), his many grandchildren and great-grandchildren, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, sons-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and many friends and neighbours. Rest in Peace.
Reposing privately at his daughter Carmel's residence. Due to current Government and HSE guidelines on funeral gatherings, a private funeral Mass, for family only, will take place in St Matthew's Church, Ballymahon, on Tuesday, April 13 at 11am, followed by burial in Forgney Cemetery. A live link will be available from 11am on Tuesday morning for anyone who may wish to view the funeral Mass on St Matthew's Church facebook page.

Donald Heard, Lismacaffrey, Westmeath

The death occurred, peacefully, after a long illness bravely borne, in the tender and compassionate care of the nurses and staff of Portiuncula Nursing Home, Multyfarnham, on Thursday, April 8 of Donald Heard (Don), Boherquill, Lismacaffrey, Co Westmeath (and formerly of London. Beloved husband of Pamela and dear father of Simon, Joanne and Nicky, Don will be deeply missed by his wife, son and daughters, his seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren, his brother Terry, daughter-in-law Lisa, sons-in-law Robert Spivey and Reay Scott, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.May he rest in peace.
Don's funeral cortege will leave his residence on Wednesday morning April 14, at 9.45am (approx) for a private family Funeral Service.

Declan Lennon, Coolnahinch, Dublin Rd / Chapel St, Longford Town, Longford

The death occurred, suddenly, at his residence, on Friday, April 9 of Declan Lennon, Coolnahinch, Dublin Rd / Chapel St, Longford Town, Longford. Declan will be forever missed by his heartbroken family, parents Aidan and Kathleen, brothers Noel, Derek (New York), Paul and Colm, sister Angela, Colm's partner Sharon, nieces Rachel, Michaela and Kara, uncles, aunts cousins, relatives, neighbours and his many friends.
Deep are the memories, Precious they stay, No passing of time, Can take them away. Rest in Peace Declan.
Funeral Mass on Wednesday, April 14 at 11am in St Mel's Cathedral, Longford, followed with burial in Ballymacormack Cemetery. Funeral Mass can be viewed live on Family home private at all times please, due to Covid 19.

Helen McDonnell (née Gibbons), Ballinafad, Strokestown, Roscommon

The death occurred, peacefully, after a short illness,  on Wednesday, March 17 of Helen McDonnell (nee Gibbons), formerly of Ballinafad, Strokestown, Co. Roscommon and Portsmouth, England. Predeceased by her father Peter, mother Gretta, sister Carmel and brother Colm. Sadly missed by her husband Liam, daughters Siobhán and Sinéad, son David, her daughters' partners Dan and Kieran, grandchildren Caedan, Olive and Nylah, Helen's mother-in-law Barbara, sister-in-law Linda and brother-in-law Terry, her sisters Gertie, Bernadette, Pauline, Leonie, Mary and Jacinta, brothers Martin, Gerard, Joseph and Walter, sister-in-law, brothers in-law, aunts, uncle, nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.May She Rest in Peace.
Mass of the Resurrection in St John‘s Cathedral Portsmouth on Thursday, April 15 at 10:30am interment afterwards in Kingston Cemetery Portsmouth. Family flowers only donations for flowers in lieu to Rowans Hospice Portsmouth c/o Tully’s Funeral Directors Slatta, Kilglass, Co Roscommon or any family member. To view the Service log into St John ‘s Cathedral Portsmouth and follow their web page.

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