The following deaths have occurred in the Leitrim area:
Dan Joe Daly, Dromagh, Co Cork and Co Leitrim
Dan Joe Daly, Dromagh, Mallow and San Francisco. On November 27, 2016, peacefully in the presence of his family. Dan Joe, formerly of Dysart, beloved husband of Margaret (nee McCaffrey, Ballinamore, Co Leitrim), dear father of Conor and Brendan and loving brother of Pat, Michael, Breda (McCarthy), Eileen (O'Flynn), Kathleen (Collins), John and the late Matt. Deeply regretted by his loving wife, family, mother-in-law Mary, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, grandnephew, cousins, relatives and friends. Funeral will take place in San Francisco. Memorial Mass will be announced later.
Martin Khublall, Drumdiffer, Ballinamore, Co Leitrim
Peacefully at Harefield Hospital, Middlesex, surrounded by his loving family. Remembered with love by his wife Darina, his son Shane, his daughters Emma and Sheena, his parents David and Rena, brothers David, Moses and Tony, extended family Linda, Dave and Adam, mother-in-law Rosaleen, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces and many great friends. House strictly private. Removal on Thursday (December 1) arriving to St. Patrick's Church, Ballinamore at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Friday (December 2) at 11am followed by interment in Oughteragh Cemetery, Ballinamore. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to The Irish Heart Foundation.
Tony Clarke, Kilcoosey, Dromahair, Co Leitrim / Sligo Town, Co Sligo
Formerly of St Edwards Tce, Sligo and Langan Drive, Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Beloved husband of Chris and dear father of John, TC, Helen, Stephen, Patrick and Lindsey. Deeply regretted by his wife, sons, daughters, brothers Marty, Terry, Darby and Bobby, sisters Bridie, Jean and Helen, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Reposing at the Foley and McGowan Funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo today, Tuesday, November 29, from 5.30pm with removal at 7pm to St Anne`s Church, Sligo arriving at 7.30pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 11am on Wednesday with funeral proceeding to Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan arriving at 2.30pm approximately. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the North west Hospice and Friends of Sligo University Hospital.
Joan Burke (née Crowley), Cargains, Tulsk, Co Roscommon / Terenure, Co Dublin
Former Fine Gael TD Roscommon/South Leitrim. Peacefully at the Marlay Nursing Home, Dublin. Pre-deceased by her husband James (former Fine Gael TD). Loved and always remembered by her son Joe, daughter Anne Marie, son in law David, granddaughters Emily and Isabel, sisters Kathleen Walsh and Monica Butler, brother Billy Crowley, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Reposing at McHugh's Funeral Home, Strokestown, Co Roscommon today, Tuesday, November 29, from 5pm until 6.30pm. followed by removal to the Church of S.S. Eithne and Fidelma, Tulsk to arrive at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, November 30, at 11.30am. Burial afterwards in Tulsk Cemetery.
Margaret Murphy (née Lane), Bishopstown, Co Cork / Four Roads, Co Roscommon
Margaret Murphy (née Lane), Bishopstown, Cork, formerly Four Roads, Co Roscommon, on November 28, 2016, after a long illness exceptionally bravely borne, in the care of the wonderful staff of the Mercy University Hospital. Devoted wife of the late Tomás Murphy, loving mother of Seán, Deirdre, Emer, Niall, Cathal, Niamh and Jayne (Sineád) and dear sister of Josephine, Irene and Austin. Sadly missed by her loving family, grandchildren, extended family and friends. Lying in repose at the Wilton Funeral Home, Sarsfield Road of Jerh O’Connor Ltd., from Wednesday. Removal at 6.30pm (same day) (Wednesday) to St Joseph’s S.M.A Church, Wilton. Requiem Mass at 12 noon on Thursday. Funeral afterwards to St James’ Cemetery, Chetwynd. House private.Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to the Mercy Hospital Foundation if desired.