Local deaths

Thursday's local death notices

Thursday, December 7, 2017

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Rest in Peace.

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

Patricia (Pat) Power, Baldoyle, Dublin / Co. Leitrim

The death has occurred of Patricia (Pat) Power (née Looby), Baldoyle, Dublin formerly of Co. Leitrim on Wednesday, 6th December 2017, (peacefully) in the devoted care of the staff of Beaumont Hospital surrounded by her loving family, beloved wife of the late George and much loved mother of Mary and Anna; sadly missed by her loving daughters, son-in-law Kitsie, grandchildren Lynn-Georgina, Robert-Lee, Lucy-Ann, Jemma, Daniel and Meghan, sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, cousins, relatives, friends and neighbours. Rest in Peace.
Reposing at the family home tomorrow, Thursday, between 6pm and 8pm. Removal on Friday morning, 8th December, to SS. Peter and Paul Church, Baldoyle arriving for 10am Requiem Mass. Funeral thereafter to Glencullen Cemetery.

Fr. Michael Lynch - Aughnacliffe, Co. Longford

The death has occurred of Fr. Michael Lynch, Pulladoey, Aughnacliffe, Co. Longford in Lincoln, England in the loving care of his devoted parishioners and care workers on Thursday, 30th November, 2017. Dearly loved brother, uncle and grand uncle who will be sadly missed. May he rest in peace.
Funeral Mass in St. Colmcille's Church, Aughnacliffe on Saturday, 16th December at 2 pm. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery.

Seamus Farrell, Drumsna, Co. Leitrim / Newtowncashel, Co. Longford

Seamus Farrell, Drumsna, Co. Leitrim and late of Inchcleraun, Newtowncashel, Co. Longford. December 4th 2017 (peacefully) at Drumderrig Nursing Home, Boyle, surrounded by his loving family.Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving wife Patricia, sons James, Liam (Limerick) and Padraig (Trim), daughters Brid (USA) and Fema, sister Bridget (London), sons-in-law David and Alan, daughters-in-law Anne, Caroline and Ann-Marie, grandchildren Hannah, Eoghan, Finan, Marc, Ava, Aisling, Laura, Claire, Sean and Rachel, sister-in-law Monica, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Rest In Peace.
Reposing at his residence on Thursday from 1 o'clock until 6 o'clock with removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Drumsna arriving at 8 o'clock. Mass of Christian Burial on Friday at 1.30 o'clock with funeral afterwards to Annaduff Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations, if so desired, to Alzheimer Society of Ireland. One way traffic system in operation via Drumsna School. House private from 6 o'clock on Thursday evening please.

David Dooley, Dristernan, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim / Arigna, Co. Roscommon

David Dooley, Dristernan, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim, formerly Arigna, Co. Roscommon, December 5th 2017, peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Beloved son of the late Annie B and Bill and brother of the late Dermot. “May he rest in peace”.
Sadly missed by his loving brothers Liam (Ballyhaunis) and Ron (Long Island, N.Y.), his friend Mary, nephews, nieces, relatives, extended family, neighbours and his many friends. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon on Thursday evening, from 4.00 o’clock until 5.45 o’clock. Removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Drumshanbo, arriving 6.30 o’clock. Mass of Christian Burial on Friday morning at 11.30 o’clock. Interment afterwards in Drumshanbo New Cemetery.

Helen (Eileen) Flanagan (née Duignan) Portobello, Croghan, Co. Roscommon

Helen (Eileen) Flanagan, nee Duignan, died Tuesday, 5th December, peacefully in the loving care of the Doctors, Nurses, Staff and Palliative care team at the Plunkett community nursing unit, Boyle, Surrounded by her loving family. Wife of the late John Joe, sadly missed by her sorrowing family, sons Vincent, Kevin and David, daughters-in-law Caroline, Mary Rose and Mary, nieces Nuala and Phil, nephew Anthony and much loved grandchildren Rebecca, Tom, Jack, JJ, Dan, Luke, Hugh, Colm and Roisin, relatives, neighbours and friends. "Rest in Peace."
Funeral Mass in St Patrick's Church, Elphin on Thursday at 12 noon with burial immediately afterwards to Caldra Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Plunkett home patient comfort fund.

Philomena Guckian, Drumgownagh, Kilnagross, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim

Mrs Philomena Guckian, Drumgownagh, Kilnagross, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully surrounded by her loving family in the tender care of the doctors, nurses, and staff of The Monsignor Young Unit at St. Patrick’s Hospital, Carrick-on-Shannon. Predeceased by her loving husband Denny, loving Mother of Mona, Colette, Gerard, and Declan, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives, and a large circle of friends. Requiem Mass at 12 noon on Thursday in St. Patrick’s Church, Gowel with burial afterwards in Kiltoghert Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers to The Monsignor Young Unit, St. Patrick’s Hospital, Carrick-on-Shannon.

May they all Rest In Peace.