Local deaths

Saturday's local death notices

November 18, 2017

News Reporter


News Reporter



The following deaths have occurred in the Leitrim area:

Michael Mahon, Cootehall, Co. Roscommon / Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim

Michael B. Mahon, 2 Quay West, Cootehall, Co.Roscommon formerly of Gortnawane, Drumshanbo, Co.Leitrim on Friday, 17th November, 2017. Sadly Missed by his partner Mary, Daughter Caroline, Sons Michael and Sean, Grandchildren, Brothers, Sisters and extended family. Rest In Peace. Reposing at his residence on Saturday from 4pm to 10pm. Removal arriving at St. Patrick's Church, Drumshanbo at 6pm on Sunday the 19th. Funeral Mass on Monday at 1pm in Drumshanbo Parish Church followed by burial in Kiltubrid New Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations if desired to the Irish Kidney Association. 

Bridgid Reynolds, Ballinaglera, Co. Leitrim

Bridgid Reynolds, Cleaghranmore, Ballinaglera, Co. Leitrim on Thursday, 16th November, 2017. Reposing at her residence today, Saturday, from 11am to 4pm. House private at all other times please. Removal to St. Hugh's Church, Ballinaglera on Saturday evening, arriving at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 1.30pm with burial afterwards in Fahy Cemetery. House private at all other times please. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Irish Heart Foundation.

Bridie Coggins (née Rynn), Drumderig, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim

Thursday, 16th November passed peacefully surrounded by her family at Melmount Manor Nursing Home, Strabane. Wife of the late James Coggins and loving mother to Pauric (Leitrim Village), Seamus, Mary and Bernie. Reposing at her home, 1, Cnoc an Iuir, Carrick Road, Drumshanbo today (Saturday, November 18) from 4pm. Funeral Mass Sunday (November 19), 11.30am, to St Patrick's Church, Drumshanbo followed by burial in the local cemetery.

Anna Greenan (née McGirl), Muckross, Fenagh, Co. Leitrim

Predeceased by her husband James (Sonny). She will be sadly missed by her family Mary, Kevin, Ann, Von, Eileen, Colette, Dolores and Seamus, brother John Joe McGirl (Kiltubrid), sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Funeral Mass in St. Mary’s Church, Foxfield on Saturday at 12 noon followed by burial in Fenagh Abbey Cemetery.

P.J. Lipsett, Park, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim

At Aras Mhic Shuibhne, Laghey, Co. Donegal. Sadly Missed by his wife, Mary, Sons, Daughters, Grandchildren, Daughters in Law, His Sister Mary Feeney, Pine Grove Grange. Co Sligo and Brother. Peter, England and all his many relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing at his home today, Saturday, November 18 from 12 noon until 10pm. Arriving at St Aidan's Church, Kinlough, on Sunday, November 19 for Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in St Aidan's Cemetery, Kinlough. House private at all other times please. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Irish Heart Foundation c/o Mc Gloin Undertakers.

Kevin Joyce, Belturbet, Co. Cavan

Kevin Joyce, 32 Sean Lee Drive, Belturbet, Co. Cavan and formerly Manchester, England on Wednesday, November 15th 2017, peacefully in the loving care of the staff at St. Christopher’s Hospice, Cavan. Sadly missed by his brothers Robin and Martin, sisters-in-law Paula and Lyndsay, nephews, nieces, neighbours all his relatives and his many friends in Belturbet and Manchester. Reposing at the McMahon Funeral Home, Farnham Road, Cavan, on Tuesday next, November 21, from 12 noon until removal at 1.30pm to St. Mary’s Church, Staghall, arriving for Funeral Mass at 2pm. Cremation will follow at Lakelands, Cavan. No flowers please, donations in lieu, would be appreciated to the Patient Comfort Fund, St. Christopher's Hospice, Cavan c/o McMahon Funeral Home, Farnham Road, Cavan, or donation box in the church. 

Lucy McManus (née Kiernan), Moyne, Co. Longford

In her 97th year. Predeceased by her husband John, peacefully, at the Laurel Lodge Nursing Home, Longford. Sadly missed by her sorrowing family, daughters Mai (Burrows) and Kitty (Toal) Mullingar, sons Aidan (Mullingar) Mel (Moyne) P.J. (Mullingar) and Brendan (Moyne), daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, relatives and friends. Reposing in Laurel Lodge on Saturday from 1pm with prayers at 5pm followed by removal to St Francis's Church, Moyne, arriving at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 12 noon followed by burial in Legga Cemetery.

May they all rest in peace.