The following deaths have occurred in the Leitrim area.
Mary Ellen Donoher (née Gannon), Flagford, Carrick-on-Shannon, Roscommon
Peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Abbey Haven Nursing Home, Boyle, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her husband Tom, sons Michael, Kevin and Thomas. Deeply regretted by her family, sons Sean, Eamonn, Benny and Liam, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Reposing at Abbey Haven Nursing Home, Boyle, on Friday evening from 5pm until 7pm with removal to St Michael's Church, Drumlion, arriving at 7.30pm approximately. Funeral Mass on Saturday, 22nd October, at 1pm with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
James (Jim) Connell, Portocloghan, Belturbet, Cavan
Jim Connell, Portocloghan, Belturbet, Co. Cavan, peacefully in the tender loving care of the nurses and staff at Cavan General Hospital surrounded by his loving family 19th October 2016. Predeceased by his brother Packie and sister Sheila. Deeply regretted by his loving mother Rita, brothers Joe and Frank, sisters Mary and Bernie, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
Funeral Mass at Saint Patrick's Church, Milltown, on Friday at 11am with burial afterwards in Drumlane Cemetery.
Sr Anne Harrington, Our Lady Of Mercy, Saint Patrick's Avenue, Sligo Town, Sligo / Strokestown, Roscommon
Formerly Kiltrustan, Strokestown, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Sadly missed by the Sisters of Mercy, her sister Vera, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, relatives and friends.
Reposing at Our Lady of Mercy, 3 Saint Patrick's Avenue, Sligo from 2pm to 8pm Friday. Removal from Our Lady of Mercy, 3 Saint Patrick's Avenue, Sligo Saturday to Saint Anne’s Church, Sligo to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 11am, Burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the North West Hospice c/o Seamus Feehily and Son, Pearse Road, Sligo.
John Cumiskey - Ballinamore/ Mohill, Co Leitrim
John Cumiskey, Main Street, Ballinamore, Co Leitrim/ Mohill, Co Leitrim / Co Louth died in Laurel Lodge Nursing Home, Co Longford. Beloved husband of Sheila and loving father of Cathal, Gerard, Gabriel and Declan. Predeceased by his sister Maura (Faughnan). Sadly missed by his brothers, Fr PJ (NZ), Fr Cathal CSsR (Dundalk), Micheal (Mohill) and sister Teasie Reynolds (Dublin), daughter-in-law, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighours and friends.
Reposing at his residence on Saturday, 22nd October, from 5.00pm to 9.00pm. Removal on Sunday to St Patrick's Church, Ballinamore for Funeral Mass at 11.00am. Burial afterwards in Oughteragh Cemetery.
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