27 Sept 2022

Leitrim deaths - Thursday, August 25, 2022

Donegal deaths, Monday, March 5th

The following deaths have occurred in the wider Leitrim area:

Nora Folan (née Toman), Dublin Road, Ballaghaderreen, Roscommon / Boyle, Roscommon

(Peacefully) at Portiuncula University Hospital, Ballinasloe. Pre-deceased by her parents Kathleen and John, sister Mary and brother Jim. Sadly missed and remembered with love by her heartbroken family, husband Colm, daughter Geraldine (Lynch), grandchildren Ryan and Rebecca, son-in-law Dessie, sister Ann (Connelly), Rebecca’s husband, James, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Nora will repose in her home on Friday from 2pm until 8pm. House private thereafter, please. Removal from her home on Saturday at 11.30am to St. Nathy’s Cathedral arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon, followed by interment in Kilcolman Cemetery. Mass can be viewed here: -  Family flowers only, please. Donations, in memory of Nora, can be made to Western Alzheimer’s Donate here :- Nora’s family understand and appreciate that people would like to offer their condolences, we would suggest you use the on-line condolence page 

May Carrigan, Shass, Dowra, Co Leitrim

The death has occurred of May Carrigan, Shass, Dowra, Co Leitrim, peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Sadly missed by her sisters Liza and Eileen (USA), nieces, nephews and neighbours. Remains reposing at Keegan's Funeral Home, Dowra, from 5pm to 6.30pm on Friday evening, followed by removal to St. Colmcille's Church, Newbridge, Dowra, for 7.15pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 11am, with burial afterwards in Newbridge Cemetery.

Mary Moran (nee Honan), Killumod, Carrick on Shannon and Late of Kilmihil, Co Clare

Retired teacher, ex Drumshanbo Vocational School. Peacefully, in the wonderful care of all the staff at Drumderrig Nursing Home, Boyle. Predeceased by her parents Paddy and Lil Honan. Mary will be sadly missed by her loving husband Sean, sister Ann, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Removal on Thursday morning to St. Michael's Church, Drumlion arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 12noon. Burial afterwards in Drumlion Cemetery. Funeral mass can be viewed on . House private please. The Moran family are grateful for your sympathy and support at this sad time.

Desmond McCann, Drummoy, Belturbet, Cavan

Desmond (Dessie) McCann, Drummoy, Belturbet, Co. Cavan, Sunday, 21st August 2022, surrounded by his loving family. Suddenly, after a short illness, at Cavan General Hospital. Predeceased by his parents Patrick and Sarah, son Padraig, brothers Sean, Frank and Tony. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving family, his wife Mary, daughters Paula, Yvonne and Aideen, son Graham, brothers Seamus and Fintan, sister Marie, son-in-laws David and Michael, grandchildren Oran, Mikie, Ella, Finn and Daithi, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, neighbours, relatives and friends. Removal on Thursday morning, 25th August, at 11.30am to arrive at St Patrick's Church, Drumalee, for 12 noon funeral Mass with burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, please. Donations in lieu to Monaghan Rehabilitation Unit c/o Mark Lawlor Undertakers. McCann Water Well Drilling will be closed until Monday 29th August.

Mary Swan (née Smith), Curragha House, Curragha, Meath/ Ballinamore, Leitrim

​Formerly High St., Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim, p​eacefully at her home in Curragha, Ashbourne, surrounded by her family. She will be very dearly missed by her loving husband Pat (Patsy), her family Richard, Jeannie, Patrick, Catherine & Shane, her brothers John, Hugh, Noel, Jim, Cyril & Joey, son-in-law Nick (Storey), daughters-in-law Deirdre & Paula, her beloved grandchildren, Rachel, Lillian, JP, Polly, Robin, Sofia & Rowan, sisters-in-law Bridie (Bannon), Evelyn, Patricia, Róisín, Veronica & Mary, brothers-in-law Jimmy & Frank, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives, neighbours and her large circle of friends. Private to family and close friends at all other times, please. Removal to St Andrew's Church, Curragha, on Thursday morning, arriving for Funeral Mass at 11.00am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family Flowers only. Donations in lieu, if desired, to The Irish Cancer Society for their palliative care team c/o Smiths Funeral Directors, High St., Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim.

Bernard Joseph Flanagan, Ardsoran, Boyle, Roscommon

The death has occurred of Bernard Joseph Flanagan, Ardsoran, Boyle, Co.Sligo, on 21st of August 2022, peacefully, in the exceptional loving care of the staff of the Plunkett Community Nursing Home, Boyle. Predeceased by his parents James and Kate, his sister Rita and brothers Seamus and Willie. Fondly remembered and missed by his loving sister Jane Patricia, his brothers Fr. Padraig (SPS Kiltegan),Monsignor Michael (USA) and Francis (Boyle), sister-in-law Joan, nephews and nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Mass of the Resurrection Thursday 25th at 12 noon with burial afterwards to Killaraght new cemetery. Please adhere to regulations regarding COVID 19 wearing of face masks and social distancing would be advised.

May they all Rest in Peace.

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