Deaths in Leitrim - Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Leitrim Observer reporter


Leitrim Observer reporter


Leitrim deaths

Leitrim deaths

The following deaths have occurred in the Leitrim area:

Ronan Patrick Hever, Parklands, Maynooth, Kildare / Boyle, Roscommon

Hever, Ronan Patrick, Parklands, Maynooth, Co. Kildare & late of Boyle, Co. Roscommon, August 31st 2019, peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown, following a tragic accident, deeply regretted by his loving wife Michelle (nee Kennedy), adored children Sinéad, James & Clodagh, mother Rita, brother Adrian, sister Dara, brother-in-law Shane, sisters-in-law Cathy, Eleanor & Gayl, nephews Paddy & Sean, niece Róisín, aunt Phyl, cousins and a wide circle of friends. Reposing at Reilly's Funeral Home, Leinster St., Maynooth on Tuesday from 4-8pm, with prayers at 7pm. Removal on Wednesday from his residence at 11.30am to arrive at St. Mary's Church, Maynooth for 12 noon Funeral Mass, followed by burial in Laraghbryan Cemetery, Maynooth. Family flowers only please. The Funeral Mass can be streamed live on

Peggy (Margaret) McGovern, Stranamorth and formerly Main Street, Blacklion, Cavan

Peggy McGovern, Stranamorth, Blacklion and formerly of Main Street, Blacklion (ex Publican) peacefully. Sadly missed by her daughter Susan and son in law Sean Fitzpatrick, her nieces and nephew, extended family, neighbours and friends. Funeral Mass in St Patrick's Church, Killinagh, Blacklion, on Wednesday 4th September at 11am, followed by burial in Killinagh Cemetery. House Private, please.

Sarah Talbot, Corbally, Carrick-on-Shannon, Leitrim

Sarah Talbot, Corbally, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co.Leitrim. Sunday 1st September. Sadly missed by her heartbroken family. Martin, Bernie, Leona, Conor, Sean, Óisín, Constanze, loving family and friends. Private Cremation for family only. House strictly private, please.

Philomena (Phil) Sweeney (née Gilligan), Lower Main Street, Manorhamilton, Leitrim

The death has occurred of Philomena Sweeney, known as Phil, of Sweeney's Bar, Lower Main Street, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim. Peacefully, in the loving care of the staff of Arus Breffni Nursing Unit, Manorhamilton. Predeceased by her husband Myles and her sister Carmel Connolly (Kinlough). Sadly missed by her loving family; Seán (Kinlough), Mary Rafter (Castleblaney), Jacqueline (Manorhamilton) and Paul (Sligo), son in law Martin, daughters in law Phyllis and Ann, by her grandchildren Siobhan and Fergal Rafter and Killian and Connor Sweeney, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.  Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 1pm at St Clare's Church, Manorhamilton followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to Arus Breffni Patient Comfort Fund.

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. 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. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, September 3rd, at 11am at Strokestown Parish Church. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery.

Kathleen Tuite (née Mc Dermott), Tara View, Follistown, Navan, Meath / Arigna, Roscommon

Formerly of Crosshill, Agrina, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully, in the loving care of her family and staff of St. Peter's Nursing Home, Sea Road, Castlebellingham, Co Louth. Predeceased by her husband Patrick (Oldcastle). Kathleen will be very sadly missed by her son Dermot, daughters Margaret, Deirdre & Bernadette, her daughter in law Niamh, son in law Stephen, grand children Peter, Jennifer & Lauren, brothers in law, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, relatives & friends. Reposing in St. Joseph's Chapel of Rest, Old Johnstown, Navan (Eircode C15 C425) on Tuesday from 3pm with removal at 6.15pm to arrive at the Church of the Nativity of Our Lady, Johnstown, for 7pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am. Burial afterwards in Oldcastle Cemetery.

May they all Rest in Peace.