02 Dec 2021

Deaths in Longford - Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Deaths in Longford - Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Deaths in Longford - Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Patrick McGrath, Carrick-on-Shannon, Leitrim / Scariff, Clare

The death occurred, at Sligo University Hospital, on Friday, November 19 of Patrick McGrath, Curramartin, Drumsna, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim and formerly of Scariff, Co Clare. Beloved husband of Margaret. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his step-daughter; Laura, beloved grandchildren; Hugo and Stephie, brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, relatives and a large circle of friends in both Clare and Leitrim. May Patrick's gentle soul Rest in Peace.
Requiem mass will take place on Wednesday, November 24 at 12 noon in St Mary's Church, Annaduff, Co. Leitrim followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. House private please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if desired to the North West Hospice c/o M.J. McLoughlin, Funeral Directors, Carrick-on-Shannon. Please adhere to social distancing guidelines and wear a face mask. The family appreciates your support and understanding at this difficult time.

John Gormley, Mullantyboyle, Glenties, Donegal / Ballinamore, Co Leitrim

The death occurred on Sunday, November 21 of John Gormley, Mullantyboyle, Glenties, Donegal and formerly of Ballinamore, Co Leitrim. Beloved husband of Mary and much loved father of Michael, Martin, Chris and Mary Rose and also his sister Mary. Sadly missed by his son-in-law, daughters-in-law, eight grandchildren (Sinéad, Eimear, Jane, Erin, Brian, Michelle, Thomas and Jonathan), extended family, neighbours and friends.
Removal from the Eternal Light Chapel of Rest, Letterkenny, at 5pm on Monday evening, November 22 going to St Connell’s Church, Glenties, for 6pm to repose overnight. You may sympathise with the family until 8pm. House private due to current Covid-19 guidelines. Funeral Mass on Tuesday morning, November 23 at 11am with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Funeral Mass can be viewed live on  . Family flowers only, please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Killybegs Community Hospital c/o James McGuinness Funeral Directors, Glenties or any family member.

Annie Kate Higgins (née Prior), Gubnaveigh, Aghacashel, Co Leitrim / Ballina, Mayo

The death occurred, peacefully, at her residence surrounded by her loving family, on Monday, November 8, 2021 of Annie Kate Higgins, Mayfair Avenue, Chadwell Heath, Romford,  formerly of Gubnaveigh, Aughacashel, Co Leitrim and Knockfree, Cloghans, Ballina, Co Mayo.
Predeceased by her loving husband Thomas (Ivan), brothers, Hughie and Mick and son-in-law Martin. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by her daughters, Anna Tiernan (Drumshanbo) and Mary McDermott, sons, Michael and Gerard (London), sisters, Peggy Mahon (Aughnasheelin), Mary O' Sullivan (Rochfortbridge) and brother, Pat (Ballinamore), sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, son and daughters-in-law, nieces and nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, friends and neighbours. May She Rest In Peace. Those wishing to leave a personal message of sympathy for the family, please do so by clicking on the condolence link on
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