Deaths in Longford - Thursday, August 26, 2021
Noel Walsh, Garyandrew, Edgeworthstown, Longford / Tipperary
The death occurred, peacefully after a short illness, on Wednesday, August 25 of Noel Walsh, Garyandrew, Edgeworthstown, Co Longford and formerly of Graigue, Moycarkey, Co Tipperary and An Garda Síochána. Predeceased by his father Richard and mother Ellen (nee Wilson). Noel will be sadly missed by his loving wife Mary of 54 years, children Margaret, Declan, Padraic and John, sister Maura (Heardman), daughters-in-law, brother-in-law, grandchildren, relatives, neighbours and friends. Rest in peace.
Noel's funeral cortege will leave his residence on Friday morning, August 27 at 11.40 am to arrive at St Mary's Church, Edgeworthstown for Funeral Mass at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Aughafin Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations to Longford Hospice, if desired. Funeral Mass can be viewed on the following link https://churchtv.ie/edgeworthstown
Given the current circumstances and in accordance with government guidelines and social distancing protocols, and in order to protect everyone dear to Noel and his family, his funeral service will be restricted to 50 people.
The family would like to thank you for your support and cooperation during this sad time.
Sr Anne McGuire, Blessed Sacrament Sisters, New Road, Tullamore, Offaly / Lanesboro, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, on Tuesday, August 24 of Sr Anne McGuire, Blessed Sacrament Sisters, New Road, Tullamore, Offaly and formerly Clonfower Lanesboro, Co Longford. Sadly missed by her community, brothers, sisters, relatives and friends. May She Rest in Peace.
Reposing at her home on Wednesday, August 25 from 4pm to 6pm. Removal on Thursday, August 26 at 12:30pm to the Church of the Assumption, Tullamore, for Funeral Mass at 1pm. Burial afterwards in Clonminch Cemetery, Tullamore.
In accordance with Government guidelines. Sr Anne's Funeral Mass will be private. Restrictions in the Church are limited to 50 people. Those who would have liked to attend can view the Mass live on the Tullamore Parish Webcam. https://www.mcnmedia.tv/camera/church-of-the-assumption-tullamore .
Private messages of condolence can be left on Lawless Funerals Website - https://tullamorefunerals.ie/notices/obituaries/
James (Pee) Farrell, Fairview Close and formerly of Farnagh Cottages, Longford Town, Longford
The death occurred, peacefully, on Monday, August 23 of James (Pee) Farrell, Fairview Close and formerly of Farnagh Cottages, Longford Town, Longford. Predeceased by his wife Rita, his son Derek and by his grandson David. Pee will be sadly missed and remembered with love by his family, sons Gerry, Mickey and Jimmy, daughter Marie, partner Sandra, sister Patsy Neary, daughters-in-law Teresa, Jenny and Sarah, son-in-law Brendan, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.
Pee’s funeral cortege will leave Glennon’s Funeral Home on Thursday, August 26 at 10.40am to arrive at St Mel’s Cathedral for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.00am, interment afterwards in Ballymacormack Cemetery. Given the exceptional circumstances and to protect everyone dear to Pee and his family, the Mass will be restricted to 50 people only. The Mass will be streamed live please go to www.longfordparish.com The family very much appreciates your support and consideration at this time.
Frank Walker, Rath, Glasson, Athlone, Westmeath
The death occurred, peacefully in the tender loving care of the staff of Retreat Nursing Home, Athlone in his 90th year, on Tuesday, August 24 of Frank Walker, Rath, Glasson, Athlone, Westmeath. Predeceased by his parents Joe and Kate,brother John Joe. Deeply regretted by the Walker and McLynn Families, neighbours, relatives, and many friends. May Frank Rest in Peace.
In keeping with government guidelines, Reposing privately at Flynn Funeral Home, Moate this Thursday evening, August 26. Removal to The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Tubberclair via Frank’s house,(Rath), arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Friday, August 27 at 11am with burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Those who would have liked to attend the funeral, but due to current restrictions cannot do so, may leave a message of condolence to email@example.com .
Tom (TJ) Carty, Kiltubber, Drumraney, Athlone, Westmeath
The death occurred, peacefully, in the devoted care of the staff of Thomond Lodge Nursing Home, on Monday, August 23 of Tom (TJ) Carty, Kiltubber, Drumraney, Athlone, Westmeath. Predeceased by his parents Brian and Mary and his brother Eddie. Tom will be sadly missed by his sister Maureen (Donlon), nieces, Olivia and Pamela, nephews, Sean, Brian, Michael, Timmy, Eamon and Niall, his 8 grand nieces and nephews and his great neighbours especially Rose and Willie Gilligan and ex-colleagues in the Defence Forces, Custume barracks, Athlone.
A special thanks to the staff of Thomond Lodge Nursing Home and Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore for their care of Tom during his illness and to the Defence Forces in Athlone. May Tom Rest in Peace.
In keeping with government guidelines, a private Funeral Mass will take place for family on Thursday, August, 26 in The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Drumraney at 12 noon with burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery Those who would have liked to attend the funeral, but due to current restrictions cannot do so, may send a message of condolence to firstname.lastname@example.org
Tom’s Funeral Mass will be streamed live on Hugh Flynn Funeral Directors Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/HughFlynnFuneralDirectors
And if you wish to submit an obituary for publication in the ‘Longford Leader’, you can submit it along with a photograph of the deceased to email@example.com
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