Recent deaths in the Leitrim area

November 2, 2016

Leitrim Observer Reporter


Leitrim Observer Reporter

Recent deaths  in the Leitrim area

The following deaths have occurred in the Leitrim area.


Michael Devine, Finglas, Co Dublin / Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim

Formerly of Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim. Peacefully at The Mater Hospital after a long illness on Monday, October 31. Michael, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle. Sadly missed by his loving family, relatives and friends. Funeral will take place privately.


Hugh O'Reilly, Coolkill, Kilnaleck, Co Cavan / Bawnboy, Co Cavan

Hugh O'Reilly, Coolkill, Kilnaleck, Co. Cavan and formerly of Drumlougher, Bawnboy. Monday 31st October 2016. Deeply regretted by his loving family, son Raymond, daughter Frances, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandchildren, brothers; Jim, Sonny, Tom, Ollie and Kevin, nieces, nephews, friends and neighbours. Reposing at Briody's Funeral Home, Kilnaleck on Wednesday from 5pm to 7pm followed by Removal to St. Mary's Church, Crosserlough arriving at 8pm Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11am. Interment afterwards in Lower Drumreilly Cemetery, Garadice, Co. Leitrim.


Michael (Mike) McDonagh, Dromod,  Co Leitrim / Loughrea, Co Galway

Michael (Mike) McDonagh, Dromod, Co. Leitrim and formerly from Loughrea, Co. Galway, New York and New Jersey U.S.A. October 31st peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Beloved husband of Mary (nee Tiernan, Cornagher, Cloone), deeply regretted by his loving wife, brothers, sisters, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, grand-nieces, grand-nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing at his home in Dromod on Wednesday from 4pm until 6pm. House private to family at all other times. Removal Wednesday to St. Mary’s Church, Annaduff arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass Thursday at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers please. Donations, if desired, to North West Hospice, Sligo c/o McGowan, Funeral Directors, Dromod. Donation box in Church.


Peter Faughnan - Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Roscommon

Peter Faughnan, Riverside House, Shannon View, Cortober, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Roscommon on Sunday, October 30th, 2016 (peacefully) at Drumderrig Nursing Home, Boyle. Pre-deceased by his wife Girlie. Beloved father and grandfather. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his devoted family Gerard and Phil, Declan and Margaret, Damien and Harold, grandchildren Matthew, Luke and Dan, sisters-in-law Enda and Mary, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Removal to the Patrician Hall, Cortober on Wednesday, 2nd November to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 1 o'clock with funeral afterwards to Mohill Cemetery.

May they Rest In Peace.