Deaths in Longford - Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Longford Leader Reporter


Longford Leader Reporter


Deaths in Longford - Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Deaths in Longford - Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Eamon Kenny, Blenavoher, Lanesboro, Longford

The death occurred, peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family, on Tuesday, June 8 of Eamon Kenny, Blenavoher, Lanesboro, Longford. Predeceased by his parents Tim & Sabina and sister Pauline. He will be sadly missed by his loving and caring wife Freda, children Colette, Mark and Sheila, sister Claire, brother Johnny, brothers in law Michael and Eddie, daughter in law Deirdre and sons in law Pat and David, his grandchildren Leah, Tim, David, Joe, Ella and all his nephews, nieces, neighbours, and friends.
May he Rest in Peace. Funeral Cortege will leave his residence at 12:30pm on Thursday, June 10 to arrive at St Mary's Church, Lanesboro at 1pm for Funeral Mass, burial afterwards in Clonbonny Cemetery. Due to Government and HSE guidelines Funeral Mass will be restricted to 50 people with social distancing. If you would like to view the Funeral Mass please do so via the following link 
The family very much appreciates your support and consideration at this time. Family flowers only, please. Donations, if desired, to Alzheimer’s Society c/o Farrell Funeral Directors or via donation box in church. House Private Please. 

Isabella Corrigan (née Gaynor), Farnham Road, Cavan Town, Cavan / Ballinagh, Cavan

The death occurred, peacefully at her home, on Monday, June 7 of Isabella Corrigan (nee Gaynor) Farnham Road, Cavan and formerly Garrymore, Ballinagh. Beloved wife of the late Frank Corrigan (Drumlane). Mother of the late Gráinne Redmond, loving daughter of the late Mary and Michael Gaynor, Garrymore, Ballinagh and sister of the late Pearse, Sean, Mary (Baby) Kathleen, Gretta, Ciss, Winnie, Laura and Bernadette who passed away on May 12 2021.
Isabella will be so sadly missed by her heartbroken family, Rosemarie, Owen, Liz and Bernadette, her sons-in-law, daughter-in law, her beloved grandchildren and great-grandchildren, sister Sue McGovern, brother Thomas, nephews, nieces, all her relatives, her wonderful neighbours in Farnham Road and her many, many good friends. May she rest in peace.
Due to health regulations the Funeral will be private to Family and very close friends, confined to 50 people socially distanced. The Funeral will leave the McMahon Funeral Home, Farnham Rd, Cavan on Saturday, June 12 at 11.30am and travel via Farnham Road and Farnham St to the Cathedral of Ss Patrick & Felim, Cavan arriving for Funeral Mass at 12 noon. Mass will be followed by private cremation. Funeral Mass can be viewed live on 
No flowers please, donations to St. Christopher’s Hospice, Cavan would be appreciated by the Family C/o of McMahon Funeral Home, Farnham Rd., Cavan or to any Family member. House Private Please.

Francis Oliver Kiernan, Malahide, Dublin / Longford

The death occurred, peacefully, at home, in the care of his devoted wife Patricia and loving son James, on Saturday, June 5 of Francis Oliver Kiernan (ex Air Corps), Malahide, Co Dublin, formerly of Drimure, Co Longford.  Francis bore his long illness with great courage and dignity. Predeceased by his parents Maura and Jack, his brother James and his friend and colleague Padraig Joyce. Sadly missed by his loving wife Patricia, son James, his relatives and worldwide circle of friends. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.
Arriving at St. Sylvester’s Church, Malahide, for Mass, Covid restrictions respected, on Wednesday, June 9 at 11am which may be viewed on  or . Burial afterwards in Balgriffin Extension Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to The Irish Hospice Foundation.

Bridget (Breege) O'Neill (née Reilly), Tara Court, Balbriggan, Dublin / Ballinalee, Longford

The death occurred, peacefully at her home in Tara Court Balbriggan Co Dublin, surrounded by her loving family, on Sunday, June 6 of Bridget (Breege) O'Neill (née Reilly), Tara Court, Balbriggan, Dublin / Ballinalee, Longford. Predeceased by her brother Sean Reilly and granddaughter Gemma Horohan, she will be forever missed by her husband Tom, daughter Laura and son Eoin, her grandchildren Nathaniel, Michelle, Katie and Paige, her sister Mary and brother in law Martin Farrell (Ballinalee) her sister in law Bridget (Bridgie) Reilly, her daughter-in-law Dee and her son in law Shane, her nieces, nephews and large community of friends and neighbours.
Funeral arrangements as follows: Breege will be reposing at her home on Monday, June 7 from 4pm for family and close friends. Funeral mass will take place in St Peter and Paul's Church, Balbriggan, on Tuesday, June 8 at 1pm and streamed online at  or 
Following the funeral Mass her cortège will travel to her home at Aughnashannagh, Ballinalee, Co Longford, arriving at approximately 4pm to repose Tuesday evening, June 8 for local family and friends. Cremation will take place at Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan, on Wednesday, June 9, at 1.30pm which may be viewed at Angelcam Live video from Lakelands Crematorium Cavan camera ( ). Burial of ashes will take place with mass at a later time in Ballinalee. Family flowers only.

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