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Leitrim deaths - December 4, 2016

Leitrim deaths - December 4, 2016

The following deaths have occurred in the Leitrim area:

John Brennan, Lattin, Co Tipperary and Drumkeerin, Co Leitrim

The death has occurred of John Brennan, peacefully in St. Phelim's Nursing Home, Dromahair. Formerly of Lattin, Tipperary Town, Glen of Aherlow, Co. Tipperary and New York. Husband of the late Teresa Higgins, Litter, Drumkeerin and Killargue, Co Leitrim. Reposing at Our Lady's Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton this Monday evening from 5.30 with removal to St. Brigid's Church, Drumkeerin ariving at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 11.30am wth burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Kathleen Lowe (née Ward), Bridge Street, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim

Kathleen Lowe (nee Ward), Bridge Street, Carrick-on-Shannon and formerly Rosharry, Mohill, Co Leitrim. December 2, 2016 (peacefully) at home in her 87th Year. Pre-deceased by her beloved husband Brendan, brother Sean and Albertine. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by her loving sons John, Chris and Brendan, daughters Marie and Michelle, sister Maura, brothers Mike-Joe and Seamus, brother-in-law Jimmy, sisters-in-law Margaret, Teresa and Nora. Sadly missed by Helen, Louise, Sean, Catherine and Fiona, by her grandchildren Mark, Kevin, Shane, Mathew, Kirsten, Kate, Sarah, Eli and Ruben, great-grandchildren Samantha and Scott, nephew Gerard, nieces Kathleen, Helen, Patricia, Joan and Regina, relatives and a large circle of friends. Mass of Christian Burial in St Mary's, Carrick-on-Shannon on Sunday at 12 noon with funeral afterwards to St.Mary's Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to the North West Hospice, Sligo or Irish Cancer Society. 


James McKenna, Kiltycreevagh, Ballinamuck, Co Longford

Friday, December 2, at Cavan General Hospital. Predeceased by his parents Francis and Mary Ann. Deeply regretted by his sister Mary, brother-in-law Dave, niece Laura and family, cousins, relatives and a large circle of friends. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 1pm in St Patrick's Church, Ballinamuck, followed by burial in Ballinamuck new cemetery. 


Michael Kelly, Ballinabull, Leckaun, Co Leitrim

Michael Kelly, Ballinabull, Newtownmanor, Co Leitrim, peacefully at Arus Breffni, Manorhamilton. Remains reposing at Arus Breffni on Sunday evening from 6pm - 7.15pm with removal to Mary Mother of God Church, Newtownmanor to arrive at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Monday at 11am with burial afterwards in Carrickatemple Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers to Arus Breffni patient comfort fund c/o Connolly & McDonald Funeral Directors, Manorhamilton.

Phil Thomas Fitzpatrick, Drumgowla, Cloone, Co Leitrim

The death has occurred of Phil Thomas Fitzpatrick, Drumgowla, Cloone, Co. Leitrim, Thursday December 1, 2016 peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family.  Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving wife, Maura, sons; Brendan, Kevin and Ciarán, sisters; Anna (Longford) and Joan (Aughawillan), brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, daughter-in-law Nicole, grandson, Dillon, nephew, nieces, relatives, neighbours and a large cirle of friends. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 2pm with burial afterwards to the adjoining cemetery. House private from 2pm on Saturday please. Please note there will be no 10am Mass in Cloone on Sunday morning.

Michael (Haulie) McDonnell, Palmfield, Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon

December 2, 2016 (unexpectedly) at Roscommon University Hospital; Michael (better known as Haulie). He will be very sadly missed by his loving wife Pauline, son Tony (Mountbellew, Co. Galway), daughter Carmel (Flaherty, Glann, Co. Sligo), grandchildren, his sister Mary (Durkin, Glosh, Carracastle), daughter-in-law Helena, son-in-law William, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and a large circle of friends. Reposing in The Kilgarriff Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen, Sunday evening from 5pm to conclude with evening prayer at 7.30pm. Funeral will arrive to St James' Chuch, Carracastle, Monday, December 5 for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Carracastle Cemetery. House private Monday morning and family flowers only, please. Condolences for the late Haulie Mc Donnell may be left in private at


Philip Brady, Arva, Co Cavan

On December 3, 2016. Peacefully, surrounded by his family and in the tender care of all the staff in Cavan General Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Marie and much loved father of Cathal, Gerard, Philip, Joanne, Niall, Finbar, Padraig and Michael. Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his family, brothers, sisters, daughters-in-law, his treasured grandchildren, nieces and nephews, extended family, relatives and large circle of friends. Reposing at the family home today (Saturday) from 2pm with removal tomorrow (Sunday) to the Sacred Heart Church, Arva arriving at 6.30pm. Funeral Mass on Monday morning (December 5th) at 12 noon followed by burial in Coronea Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Family time from 4.30pm on Sunday.

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