29 Jun 2022

Recent deaths in the Leitrim area - update

Recent deaths in the Leitrim area - update

The following deaths have occurred:

Kathleen Corcoran (née Cooney) -  Cloontia, Ballymote, Co Sligo / Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon

Peacefully on September 21, 2016  at The Oakwood Nursing Home, in her 90th year. Pre-deceased by her husband Des. Deeply mourned by her loving sons James (Limerick) and John (Ballaghaderreen), daughter Bridie Murphy (Kilcock), grandchildren Justin, Ian, Melissa, Jenny, Kevin, Hayley and Elliot, great-grandchildren Ava and Alex, son-in-law Martin, daughters-in-law Bernie and Jacinta, brother-in-law Kevin, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing at The Sharkey Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen on Friday evening, September 23 from 5pm, followed by removal at 7.15pm to St. Colman's Church, Derrinacartha arriving at 8pm. (via Cloonmeen). Mass of the Resurrection on Saturday, September 24 at 12 noon, followed by interment in Monasteraden Cemetery. 

Helen Shine (née McDermott) - Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim / Cloverhill, Co Roscommon / Lucan, Dublin

Formerly of Clooneenbane, Roscommon and Lucan, Co Dublin. (Peacefully), on Wednesday, September 21 at her home, surrounded by her loving family; surrounded by her family. Beloved mother of Kevin and Emma and much loved wife of Richard. Sadly missed by her family, brothers Billy and Noel, sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Removal to Cloverhill Church, Roscommon on Sunday morning, September 25 arriving at 11.30am followed by Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Oran Cemetery.

Philomena Keown - Garrison, Co Fermanagh

Philomena Keown (nee Flanagan) London and formerly Garrison, Co. Fermanagh. Removal from the Sheil Hospital Mortuary, Ballyshannon this evening Thursday. September 22 via Garrison at 6pm to St John The Baptist Church, Toura for 7pm. Requiem Mass at 11am on Friday, September 23 followed by interment in adjoining cemetery. 

Desmond Rushe - Elphin, Co Roscommon

Desmond Rushe, Drumcondra, Dublin 9 and formerly of Elphin, Co. Roscommon and late Irish Independent - September 19th 2016 peacefully at St. Francis Hospice Raheny. Reposing in Lanigan’s Funeral Home, 21 Beaumont Road this evening, Thursday, September 22 from 4pm to 6pm. Removal on Friday morning, September 23 to Corpus Christi Church, Homefarm Road arriving at 11.20am. Funeral after 11.30am Mass to Glasnevin Crematorium. 


Rose McHugh - Scramogue, Co Roscommon / Carrigallen, Co Leitrim

Rose McHugh (nee McManus) Scramogue, Co Roscommon and  formerly of Carrigallen, Co Leitrim, peacefully at Sligo General Hospital on Wednesday, September 21, surrounded by her loving family. Reposing at her residence, Scramogue, today Thursday, September 22 from 6pm until 9pm, also Friday evening from 6pm until 9pm. Funeral Mass Saturday, September 24 at 12 noon in St Anne's Church,Scramogue followed by burial in adjoining cemetery. House private Saturday morning please.

May they rest in peace.

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