03 Oct 2022

Leitrim deaths Update - December 19, 2016

The following death has occurred in the wider Leitrim area:

Frank Lynch - Cavan Town / Annaduff, Co. Leitrim

Frank Lynch, Retired Garda, Curragho, Cavan and formerly Gortinea, Annaduff, Co Leitrim on Sunday, December 18th suddenly at his home. Beloved husband of Marie and devoted father of Orlagh, loving son of Marion and dear brother of Cathal, Michael, Eunan and Colman. Sadly missed by his wife, daughter, brothers, mother-in-law Peggy Logan (Main St., Ballinamore), sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Reposing at his house tomorrow, Tuesday, from 2pm to 10pm. House private at all other times. Due to lack of parking a bus service is available from Castlemanor Nursing Home. Family flowers only, donatons in lieu, if desired to St Vincent de Paul or to Declan Finnegan Funeral Director or any family member. Funeral Mass Wednesday morning at 11am in Catherdal of SS Patrick & Felim, Cavan. Interment afterwards in St Aiden's Cemetery.

Rev. Fr. Jim Joe Sorohan - Arva, Co. Cavan / Drumlish, Co. Longford

Rev. Fr. Jim Joe Sorohan, Cordonaghy, Arva, Co. Cavan and Drumlish, Co. Longford, on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at The Mater Hospital, Dublin. Deeply regretted by his loving brothers, sisters, nephews, nieces, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, relatives and friends. Reposing at Our Lady’s Manor, Edgeworthstown, today, Monday, from 4pm until 7pm. Removal on Tuesday evening, arriving at St. Mary’s, Drumlish, at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 12 noon. Burial in the local cemetery.

Mary Ann Earley - Clooncarne, Bornacoola, Co Leitrim 

Mary Ann Early (nee Collum), Adelaide, Australia and formerly Clooncarne, Bornacoola, Co Leitrim died on December 7th in Adelaide. Predeceased by her daughter Helen, deeply regretted by her children John, Peter, Caroline, James and Matthew, brother Peter, sister Kathleen Cannon, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Funeral Mass in St. Michael’s Church, Bornacoola, on Wednesday 21st at 11am with burial afterwards in Cloonmorris Cemetery.

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