Deaths in Leitrim - Saturday, August 31, 2019 - UPDATED

Leitrim Observer reporter


Leitrim Observer reporter


The following deaths have occurred in the Leitrim area:

James Cull, Tullynaha, Arigna, Roscommon / Drumshanbo, Leitrim

James Cull, Tullynaha, Arigna, Co. Roscommon. August 30th 2019, suddenly, Beloved son of Claire and the late Oweney and brother of Leah and Brian. Sadly missed by his heartbroken mother, sister, brother, girlfriend Linda, grandfather Paddy, great- uncle Tom, aunts, uncles, cousins, extended family, neighbours and his many friends. Reposing at the home of his mother Hilly Road, Drumshanbo, on Sunday afternoon from 3 p.m. until 9 p.m. ( House private outside of hours mentioned). Removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception of the B.V.M., Arigna, on Monday morning for Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to North West S.T.O.P. Suicide Prevention.

Joseph (Joe) McTiernan, Oughteragh (and formerly Clenaghoo), Ballinamore, Leitrim

Peacefully at North West Hospice, Sligo. Deeply regretted by his wife, Mary, daughters Christina and Martina, sisters Geraldine (Aughavas) and Miriam (Australia), brother John (Australia), brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, neighbours, relatives and friends. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 1.00pm at St. Patrick's Church, Ballinamore . Burial afterwards in Oughteragh Cemetery. House private please. Family flowers only.

Denis McGovern, Knockateemore, Abbeyside, Dungarvan, Waterford / Dromahair, Leitrim

McGovern; Knockateemore, Abbeyside, Dungarvan, County Waterford and formerly of Dromahair, County Leitrim, 29th August 2019, peacefully, at University Hospital Waterford, Denis, deeply mourned and sadly missed by his sons Wesley and Desmond, daughters Pauline and Melisa, daughter-in-law Tracey, sons-in-law Peter and Pat, grandchildren Sophie, Holly, Cara and Charlie, sisters Myra and Pamela, brother Brendan, brothers-in-law Desmond and Michael, sister-in-law Eileen, nephews, nieces extended family, relatives, friends and neighbours. Denis is predeceased by his beloved wife Rita (nee Hickey), parents Thomas and Rose, brothers Austin, Paddy and John Joe, sisters Veronica, Frances, Etna, Kathleen and Agnes. Reposing at The Kiely Funeral Home, Dungarvan (X35 XN79) on Sunday evening, 1st September, from 5 p.m. with Prayers at 7 p.m. Removal on Monday morning, 2nd September, at 10.15 a.m. to St. Bartholomew's Church, Piltown, Kinsalebeg for Requiem Mass at 11 a.m. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Peter McManus, Cluain Óir, Manorhamilton, Leitrim / Blacklion, Cavan

The death has occurred of Peter McManus, Cluain Óir, Manorhamilton and formerly of Edenmore, Blacklion, Co. Cavan. Predeceased by his son Declan. Sadly missed by his wife Rita, by his sons Austin, Mervyn and Raymond, his sisters Mary (USA) and Peggy (USA), his brother John (Edenmore), nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Reposing at Our Lady's Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton on Monday evening from 5pm to 6.15pm with removal to St Patrick's Church, Killinagh, Blacklion arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday morning at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice. House private please.

Pat Compton, Newtown, Strokestown, Roscommon

(Building Contractor) Peacefully at Roscommon University Hospital. Beloved husband of Pauline and much loved father of Joseph, Kieran, Oliver and Patricia. He will be sadly missed by his sorrowing wife and family, daughters-in-law Marie and Valerie, grandchildren, sisters Mary Fox and Kathleen Geoghegan, nephews and nieces, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, relatives, neighbours and many friends. Reposing at McHugh's Funeral Home, Strokestown, on Monday, September 2nd, from 5pm followed by removal at 8pm to Strokestown Parish Church. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, September 3rd, at 11am. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery.

May they all Rest in Peace.