Local deaths

Monday's local death notices

December 4, 2017

news reporter


news reporter



The following deaths have taken place in Leitrim and surrounding areas:

Bernard (Ben) Keville, Blanchardstown, Dublin / Annaduff, Co. Leitrim

Bernard (Ben) Keville, Rushbrook, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15 and formerly of Annaduff, Co. Leitrim, passed away peacefully on December 3rd, 2017, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Phoenix Park, surrounded by his loving family. Bernard, beloved husband of Annette and dear father of Marita, Caroline, David and Ciara. Very sadly missed by his loving wife, son, daughters, grandchildren Aaron, Conan, Lucian, Cillian, Fiacra and Bronagh, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, sister Sr. Bernarda, brother Michael John, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. R.I.P.
Reposing in Cunningham’s Funeral Home, Church Avenue, Blanchardstown on Tuesday evening (5th December) from 6.00 o'clock until 8.00 o'clock. Removal on Wednesday morning (6th December) to St. Brigid’s Church, Blanchardstown, arriving for Requiem Mass at 10.00 o'clock followed by committal Service at Glasnevin Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to The Alzheimers Society of Ireland. Donations box at church.

Tommie Flynn, Kiltyhugh, Corraleehan, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim

The death has occurred of Tommie Flynn, Kiltyhugh, Corraleehan, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim, peacefully at his residence on Saturday, 2nd December 2017. He will be sadly missed by his wife Mamie, daughter Geraldine, his sons John, Martin and Francis, his sisters Margaret (Flynn) Philomena (Bellamy) & Kathleen (Flynn), brothers-in law, sisters-in-law, daughters-in-law, his grandchildren Jack, Ava and Luke, his nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and many friends. Rest in Peace.
Reposing at his home on Monday afternoon from 2pm until 6pm followed by removal to St. Brigid's Church, Corraleehan, arriving at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday morning at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Lois (Molly) Quinn, Elphin, Co. Roscommon

The death has occurred of Lois (Molly) Quinn, Castle Street, Elphin, Co. Roscommon, on Saturday, 2nd December, 2017 (peacefully) at her residence. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by Jane Brady, all Molly's cousins, extended family, carers and friends. Rest In Peace. Reposing at Brady's Funeral Home, Elphin this evening, Monday, from 5.30 o'clock until 6.30 o'clock with removal to St. Patrick's Church, Elphin, arriving at 7 o'clock. Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday at 11.30 o'clock. Molly will be laid to rest afterwards in adjoining cemetery.

Ettie Clinton (née Loftus), Chapel St and 1 Chapel View, Crossmolina, Co. Mayo

The death has occurred of Ettie Clinton (née Loftus), Chapel St and 1 Chapel View, Crossmolina, Co. Mayo. Predeceased by her husband Cyril. Peacefully at Mayo University Hospital on Saturday, December 2nd after a short illness bravely borne. Treasured and devoted mother of Annette, Dr. Declan, Caroline, Brian and Sinead. Cherished sister of the late Dr.J.V, Martin and Kevin. Deeply missed by her brothers Dr. Mickey, Dan, Dr Declan, Finian, Dr Colm, Liam and Shane and her sister Siobhan, her sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, her beloved grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives and a large circle of friends. Reposing at Hiney's Funeral Home, Crossmolina, from 4pm to 7pm on Tuesday evening, 5th December. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 12 noon in St. Tiernan's Church, Crossmolina, with burial immediately afterwards in Crossmolina Cemetery. Family flowers only, please. Donations, if desired, to The Stroke Unit University Hospital. House Private Please.

Christina Malone, New York / Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim

The death has occurred of Christina Malone, New York and formerly of Dristernan, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim. Daughter of Mary and late Jonnie. Sadly missed by her mother Mary, sister Bernadette, brothers John and Tom, uncles, aunts, family, friends and neighbours. Rest In Peace. Removal from the family home in Drumshanbo to St. Patrick's Church, Drumshanbo for funeral mass at 11 o'clock on Monday morning. Burial afterwards in the new cemetery.

May the Rest In Peace.