Friday, September 23

Recent deaths in the Leitrim area

Leitrim Observer Reporter


Leitrim Observer Reporter

Recent deaths in the Leitrim area

May they rest in peace

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. Reposing at The Sharkey Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen this evening, FridaySeptember 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 September 21 at her home, surrounded by her loving family. 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. Requiem Mass at 11am this morning, 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. Removal  this morning, Friday  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 this evening Friday, September 23 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.


Patrick Joseph -Bray, Co Wicklow / Geevagh, Co Sligo

Reposing at his home today, Friday September 23 from 4pm to 9pm and house private thereafter. Funeral arriving on Saturday morning at 9.45am to the Church of the Most Holy Redeemer, Main Street Bray, for 10am Funeral Mass followed by burial in Springfield Cemetery, Killarney Road, Bray. 

May they rest in peace.