Local deaths

Sunday's local death notices

November 12, 2017

News Reporter


News Reporter



The following deaths have occurred in the Leitrim area:

Peter Leo (Pee) Heeran, Gorvagh, Co. Leitrim

The death has occurred of Peter Leo (Pee) Heeran, Aughaboneill, Gorvagh, Co. Leitrim, on Saturday, 11th November, 2017, peacefully, at Galway University Hospital. Predeceased by his sister Mary (Ewing) and his brother Michael. Deeply regretted by his nephew Derren, Maggie and grand nieces Mary Catherine, Erin and Ciara, relatives and friends. Rest in Peace.
Reposing at Shivnan's Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon from 4.30pm on Monday, 13 November, followed by removal to St. Mary's Church, Foxfield (via Laura Lake) arriving at 7.00pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 11 o clock. Burial afterwards in Fenagh New Cemetery.

Patricia Gavigan, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal

The death has occurred of Patricia Gavigan, Tonragee, Rossnowlagh Road, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal on Thursday, 9th November, 2017, after a short illness at St. James Hospital, Dublin. Reposing at her family home today, Sunday, from 11am to 9pm. Remains going to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon on Monday for 11am Funeral Mass with burial afterwards in the Abbey Cemetery. House private on the morning of the funeral please.

Kate McKenny, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim

Kate McKenny (nee Cosgrove) Cashel House, Cashel, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim, peacefully at Sligo University Hospital in her 94th year. Deeply regretted by her daughter Mary Scollan, Fenagh, Co. Leitrim, sons Padraig (Cootehall), Seamus (Lavally, Ballintogher), Joe (Cashel House). Reposing at her home today, Sunday, from 4pm to 10pm. Removal to St Mary's Church, Killenummery, on Monday to arrive for Funeral Mass at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Carrowcrin Cemetery. Family time on Monday morning please. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to SHOUT care of any family member or Funeral Director. One way traffic system in operation.

Rita Connell, Belturbet, Co. Cavan

Rita Connell (née McCaffrey), Portocloghan, Belturbet, Co. Cavan, on Saturday, 11th November. Peacefully in the tender loving care of the nurses and staff at Lisdarn Unit, Cavan General Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her late husband Tom, sons Packie and Jim and her daughter Sheila. Deeply regretted by her loving sons Joe and Frank, daughters Mary and Bernie, grandchildren, great grandchildren, sons in law, daughters in law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Remains will be reposing at the residence of her daughter Bernadette O’Rourke, 13 Sean Lee Drive, Belturbet until 5pm today, Sunday. Removal to Saint Patrick's Church, Milltown, arriving for 7pm. Funeral Mass Monday morning at 11 o'clock with burial afterwards in Drumlane Cemetery. 

May they all rest in peace.