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Deaths in Leitrim - December 13, 2016

Deaths in Leitrim - December 13, 2016

May they rest in peace

The following deaths have occurred in the Leitrim area:

Margaret Donohoe (née Gallogly), Drumrane, Ballinamore, Co Leitrim / Ballsbridge, Co Dublin

At St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin (after a short illness), surrounded by her loving family. Reposing at St. Vincent’s Hospital Mortuary Chapel today, Tuesday 13th  from 1pm until 3pm followed by removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballinamore, arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning at 11am followed by burial in Oughteragh cemetery, Ballinamore. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to The Irish Stroke/Heart Foundation. (

Bridget (Bezzie) Mahon (née McGirl), Gortnaragh, Cloone, Co Leitrim

Bridget (Bezzie) Mahon nee McGirl, died peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of the late Con and mother of the recently deceased Con Jnr. Funeral Mass today, Tuesday 13th at 11am followed by burial to the local cemetery.

Hugh (Hugie) McConnell, Hillview, Doogarry, Killeshandra, Co Cavan

Peacfully at Cavan General Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Removal this morning, Tuesday 13th  to arrive at St Dallan's Church, Killdallan, for Funeral Mass at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Ballyconnell New Cemetery. Family flowers only, please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to The Oncology Unit at The Mater Hospital, Dublin. House Private at all other times, please.

Lorcán Coyle, Dublin and Camagh, Ballinamore, Co Leitrim

Lorcan Coyle (Mac Cumhaill) of Dusseldorf, Breuilles de Bernay, St Martin and originally from Camagh, Ballinamore Co Leitrim. Died unexpectedly in the University Clinic in Düsseldorf on November 27th 2016. Funeral Mass at 10am on Saturday December 17 in the Church of Our Lady Mother of Divine Grace, Raheny Village, with burial afterwards in St. Fintan’s Cemetery, Sutton.

Peter (Pete) Vaughan, Derryharrow, Co Longford / Bornacoola, Co Leitrim

Vaughan Peter (Pete) Cloonart, Bornacoola and formerly from Derryharrow, Co Longford and Department of Health, Carlow, died on December 12th  at Costello’s Nursing Home, Ballyleague, Co. Roscommon. Deeply regretted by his brother Matt (Athlone) sister Kathleen Clinton (Raheny, Dublin) nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposing at St. Joseph’s Hospital Chapel, Dublin Road, Longford, today Tuesday 13th from 5.15pm with prayers at 6.15pm, followed by removal St Michael’s Church, Bornacoola, to arrive at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am, followed by burial in Killoe (Old) cemetery Co. Longford. House Private Please.

Mick Joe Kelly, Cammagh, Moyne, Co Longford

Removal on Wednesday 14th to St Mary’s Church, Legga arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 12 noon followed by burial in Tubberpatrick Cemetery.

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