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01 Dec 2021

Deaths in Longford - Sunday, November 14, 2021

Deaths in Longford - Sunday, November 14, 2021

Deaths in Longford - Sunday, November 14, 2021

Anna Lenehan (née Grey), Shanmullagh, Ballinamuck, Longford


The death occurred, peacefully, at the residence of her daughter and son-in-law Colette and Pat Dempsey, Shanmullagh, Ballinamuck, on Friday, November 12, 2021 of Anna Lenehan (née Grey), Shanmullagh, Ballinamuck, Longford and formerly Legga, Moyne. Predeceased by her husband Patrick. Deeply regretted by her sorrowing family, daughters Marie, Sally and Colette. Sons-in-law Les, Alan and Pat, grandchildren Holly and Eleanor, great-grandchildren Jack, Patrick and Lily Mae, sister Alice, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. May She Rest in Peace.
Reposing at her residence with removal on Sunday morning, November 14 to St Mary’s Church, Legga, arriving for 11am Mass. Burial afterwards in Legga Cemetery.
You may view the service on www.churchtv.ie/legga . If in attendance, please adhere to the advised Covid restrictions. House private, please.

John Joe O'Reilly, Kilbride, Abbeylara, Longford


The death occurred, peacefully at his residence, surrounded by his loving family and partner, Mary Brennan, on Saturday, November 13, 2021 of John Joe O'Reilly, Kilbride, Abbeylara, Longford. Predeceased by his loving daughter, Yolande and parents, James and Brigid. John Joe will be sadly missed by Mary, daughters Brenda, Joanna, Nicola, son John and their mother Mary. grandchildren Jake, Daniel, David and Rachel, sons in law, Mark and Paul, John's partner Sandra, sister Ria, brother Seamus, brothers in law, sisters in law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. R.I.P.
Reposing at Finnegan's Funeral Home, Dublin Road, Cavan, (H12 RF78) on Monday evening, November 15 from 6.30pm until 8pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, November 16 at 12 noon in St Bernard's Church, Abbeylara. Burial immediately afterwards in the local cemetery. Anyone who wishes to pay their respects by standing along the roadside as John Joe's cortege travels to St Bernard's church on Tuesday morning from Cavan, via Ballinacross, Kilbride, are welcome to do so.
House strictly private, please. Sympathisers are asked to please adhere to social distancing measures both in Finnegan's funeral home and for the burial Mass.

Vincent Tierney, Drumgore, Loughduff, Cavan


The death occurred, peacefully, at his home, on Saturday, November 13, 2021 of Vincent (Vinny) Tierney, Drumgore, Loughduff, Cavan. Beloved son of Bridget and the late Patrick Tierney. Loving brother of Mary, Margaret, Pauline, John, Betty, Tom, Kitty and Patricia. Fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews, neighbours and close friends. R.I.P.
Reposing at Lakeland's Funeral Home, Cavan, on Sunday, November 14  from 5-7pm with removal to St Joseph's Church, Loughduff, to arrive for 8pm. Requiem Mass on Monday, November 15 at 12 noon with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, donations if desired to Tallaght Hospital. Strictly House Private at all times, please.

William (Willie) Keogh, Corr, Ballinagh, Co Cavan


The death occurred, peacefully in The Mater Private Hospital, Dublin, surrounded by his loving family, on Thursday, November 11, 2021 of Willie Keogh, Corr, Ballinagh, Co Cavan.
Dearly beloved husband and best friend of Mary, beloved father of Liam (Celina), Roisin (Mike) and Padraig (Nuala), his adored grandchildren Rian, Naoise, and Caoimhe, sisters Rose Smith and Kathleen Donohoe, brothers-in-law sister-in-law, nieces, cousins, neighbours, and many friends. May he rest in peace.
Reposing at Lakeland's Funeral Home and Crematorium, Dublin Road, Cavan on Friday, November 12 from 6pm to 8.30pm and at his residence on Saturday, November 13 from 6pm to 8pm. Removal will leave his residence on Sunday, November 14 to arrive at St Mary's Church, Bruskey for Funeral Mass at 12noon. Burial afterwards in Mullaghboy Cemetery. House private on Sunday Morning.
Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The Haematology Unit, Mater Private Hospital, Dublin. Please adhere to current government guidelines.

James (Jimmy) McKeown, Scotland / Longford


The death occurred, suddenly, on Wednesday, October 6 of James (Jimmy) McKeown, Scotland / Longford. He is predeceased by his parents Dan and Mary, and brother Bernard. Jimmy will be sadly missed by his loving family, his children, sister Mary (Scully), brothers Tony, Mickey, Kenneth and William, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, and his wide circle of friends. Sweet are the memories that never fade. Rest in Peace Jimmy.
Reposing in Connell's Funeral Home, Church Street, Longford on Monday, November 15 from 6pm with prayers at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, November 16, in St Mel's Cathedral, Longford, at 11am, followed with a private burial of Ashes in Ballymacormack Cemetery.
Mass can be viewed live on www.longfordparish.com 
Please adhere to social distancing and face coverings at all times.

Bernard (Benny) Baxter, Florida and New York and late of Killin Mills, Ardagh, Longford


The death occurred, peacefully, after a short illness, on Saturday, November 6 of Bernard (Benny) Baxter, Florida and New York and late of Killin Mills, Ardagh, Longford. Predeceased by his parents Leo and Mary, his sister Ann Flanagan and his brother Seamus. Sadly missed by his loving brothers Sean (Ardagh) and Leo (Dublin), his sisters Marie Dempsey (Manchester) and Gemma Leahy (Dublin), sisters-in-law Betty and Margaret, brother-in-law Joe, special nephew Ray and good friend Miguel, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.Rest in peace. House private to family and neighbours please.
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