The following deaths have taken place in Leitrim and surrounding areas:
Laurence Dolan - Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim
The death has occurred of Laurence Dolan, Garryfluigh, Derradda, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim, peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo on Thursday, 18th October, 2018. He will be sadly missed by his sisters Phyllis (Dowra), Josephine (Clare) and Ann, Mary, Peggy (all U.S.A.), brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Funeral Mass at 11am in St. Brigid's Church, Corraleehan today Monday followed by burial in adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to North West Hospice c/o Smiths Funeral Directors, Ballinamore or any family member. May he rest in peace.
Peggy McShea (née Malaniff) -East Port & Samier Drive, Ballyshannon, Donegal
Peggy McShea, nee Malaniff. Late of East Port & Samier Drive, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at The Shiel Hospital, Ballyshannon. Sister of the late Pat Malaniff, West Port & the late Annie Cassidy, Ardlongfield, Ballyshannon. Further Funeral Arrangements to be announced later. All enquiries can be made to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087 2485819.
Josephine Gilmartin - Corryard Court, Drumshanbo, Leitrim
Formerly of Greaghfarna, Drumshanbo, October 21st peacefully at Drumderrig Private Nursing Home. Josephine, beloved sister of the late Maura McGovern. She will be sadly missed by her nephew, and nieces. Reposing at her residence on Monday from 8pm - 10pm and on Tuesday from 5pm - 9pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 12 noon in St Patricks Church followed by burial in adjoining cemetery.
Seamus (Jim) Keegan - Larkfield Lawns, Dromahair, Leitrim / Collooney, Sligo / Dublin
Keegan - Seamus (Jim) Larkfield Lawns, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim and formerly of Collooney, Co. Sligo and Dublin, October 21st 2018, peacefully, at St.Phelim's Nursing Home, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Cherished husband of Mai, devoted Dad to his ever loving daughters Muriel, Orla and Dervilla. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Roisin and Siun, sons-in-law Ivan and Jamie, sisters Kitty, Nellie and Lizzie, nephews nieces, extended family neighbours and friends. Reposing at his home today Monday 22nd from 5pm to 8pm. Otherwise house private. Removal on Tuesday to St. Patrick's Church, Dromahair, for funeral Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards at Creevelea Abbey New Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to Alzheimer Society of Ireland, Sligo.