Deaths in Leitrim Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Leitrim Observer Reporter


Leitrim Observer Reporter

Leitrim deaths

Thomas (Tom) Finnerty, Shroankeeragh, Croghan Road, Carrick-on-Shannon, Roscommon / Leitrim

The death has occurred of Thomas (Tom) Finnerty, Shroankeeragh, Croghan Road, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Roscommon, and Ballintubber, Co Mayo, suddenly, on Saturday 15th June 2019. Retired member of an Garda Siochána. Deeply loved and missed by his wife Mary, sons Fergal, Colm and James, daughters Edel, Elaine and Oonagh, daughters-in-law Catherine, Bláithín, son-in-law Ciarán, cherished grandchildren Aoibhín, Diarmuid, Nessa, Anna Rose, Mary, Ellen and Elizabeth, sisters Eileen, Agnes, Nora, Breege, Margaret, Martina, Patricia and brother James (and predeceased by his sister Mary), sister-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, former colleagues, neighbours and many great friends.

Reposing at the family home in Shroankeeragh (N41 K282) on Tuesday 18th June 2019 from 3pm until 7pm. Removal on Tuesday evening to St. Michael’s Church, Drumlion, arriving at 8pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday 19th June at 11.30am with burial immediately afterwards in Drumlion Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Garda Benevolent Trust Fund c/o Dermot Foley, Foley’s Funeral Directors, Kimore.

Angela McGinn (née Daly), Ballynamoney, Carrick-on-Shannon, Leitrim / Castleblayney, Monaghan / Dundalk, Louth

Angela McGinn (nee Daly), Ballynamoney, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim and formerly Cremartin, Castleblaney, Co.Monaghan and Dundalk - June 17th 2019 at the Mater Private Hospital, Dublin. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by her loving husband Padraig, son Pat (Dublin), daughters Mary (Dundalk) and Ann (London),sons-in-law David and Alan, grandchildren Triumph, Tallon, Savannah, Matthew and Jack, brother Aidan, sister-in-law Kate, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and her many friends.

Reposing at St. Patrick’s Hospital Chapel, Carrick-on-Shannon, on Wednesday 19th from 5-7pm with removal to St. Mary’s Church, Carrick-on-Shannon, on Thursday morning, arriving for Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon with funeral afterwards to St. Mary’s Cemetery, Carrick-on-Shannon.

Nora McGovern (née Quinn), Carrick Road, Drumshanbo, Leitrim / Athenry, Galway

Nora McGovern (nee Quinn) Ex NT., Carrick Road, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim formerly Old Church Street, Athenry, Co. Galway, peacefully in the presence of her loving family in the exceptional care of Abbey Haven, Nursing Home, Boyle. Beloved wife of the late Mark and sister of the late Gráinne Byrne (Kinvara), very deeply regretted by her daughters Emer and Anne, her adored grandchildren Brochan, Alice and Padraig, son-in-law John, Emer’s partner Barry, brother Michael (Athenry), Minnie Cleary (Athenry), Julia Quinn (Dublin/Athenry), brother-in-law Pat McGovern (Carrick-on- Shannon), sisters-in-law Kathleen Quinn and Kay McGovern, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at her home Carrick Road, Drumshanbo from 3- 7pm on Tuesday 18th June 2019 with removal to St. Patrick’s Church Drumshanbo for 8pm. Funeral mass on Wednesday 19th June 2019 at 12pm with burial to the New Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to The Poor Clare Sisters, Drumshanbo.

Padraig O'Rourke, Kilcoosey, Dromahair, Leitrim

O'Rourke - Padraig, Kilcoosey, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim, June 17th 2019, peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital. Beloved husband of Anne and dearly loved father of Geraldine and Enda. Sadly missed by his brother Frankie, sisters Mary Kate and Ena, son-in-law Mark, daughter-in-law Sabrina, grandchildren Sarah, Dáithí and Cillian, extended family and friends.

Reposing at his home on Tuesday from 4- 10pm. Removal on Wednesday to St. Patrick's Church, Dromahair, for Funeral Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards at Carrowcrin Cemetery. House private on Wednesday morning, please. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to Stroke Unit family room, at Sligo University Hospital.

George Wiggins, Cornacloy, Drumkeerin, Leitrim / Newbliss, Monaghan

The death has occurred unexpectedly of George Wiggins, Cornacloy, Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim and formerly of Newbliss, Co. Monaghan. Removal to St. Brigid's Church, Drumkeerin this evening (Monday), arriving at 6pm with reposing in the church until 8pm. Funeral Mass tomorrow (Tuesday) at 1pm followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Eircode: n41xt98

Joe Giblin, Kilmore, Roscommon

The death has occurred of Joe Giblin of Shardend, Birmingham, UK and formerly of Kilmore, Co. Roscommon. Husband of the late Annie and much loved father of Jackie, Shane, Michelle, Tracey, Anthony and Mary Louise. Sadly missed by his sister Peggy, daughter-in-law Niamh, grandchildren, great grandchildren, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, neighbours and friends.

 Funeral will take place in Guardian Angels Church, 9 Kitsland Rd, Birmingham, B34 7NA, UK at 10:30am on July 1st followed by burial at 12:15pm in Sutton Coldfield Cemetery, Rectory Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B75 7RP.