Deaths in Leitrim - Friday, September 1, 2017

The following deaths have been reported in the Leitrim area:

Barbara Keane (née Burke), Dristernan, Drumshanbo, Leitrim / Carrick-on-Shannon, Roscommon

Barbara Keane, née Burke, August 30, 2017, Dristernan, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim, and formerly of Mullaghmore, Carrick on Shannon, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Northwest Hospice, Sligo. Sadly missed by her husband Seamus, daughters Sonya and Sharon, son Stephen, daughter-in-law June, sons-in-law Eamonn and John, her beloved grandchildren Rachel, Dillon, Adam, Ella, Andrew, Amy, Leah, Daniel, Kyla and Molly, her sisters Betty and Antoinette, her brothers John and Peter, extended family and wide circle of friends. Requiem Mass on Friday, Sept 1, at 12 noon, in St. Patrick's Church, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim, followed by burial in Drumshanbo Cemetery. Family flowers only - donations, if desired, to Northwest Hospice, Sligo. House private at all other times, please.

Don (Bridget) Gannon (née Donnelly), Mohill, Leitrim

Gannon (nee Donnelly) Don (Bridget), August 29, 2017 in her 98th year - late of Mohill, Co. Leitrim, (peacefully) in the kind care of the staff at Laurel Lodge Nursing Home Longford; beloved wife of the late James P and predeceased by her daughter Noelle, much loved mother of Eileen, Tom, Fintan, Claire, Donall and Berna; sadly missed by her sons, daughters, sons-in-law Sean, Andrew and Pat, daughters-in-law Peg, Gwen and Mary, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Removal Friday morning to St. Patrick’s Church, Mohill for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial immediately afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please.

Pasty McGrane, Parkhill, Ballyshannon, Donegal

Patsy McGrane, Parkhill, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully, at the Sheil Hospital, Ballyshannon. Reposing at his late residence on Friday from 4 o'clock to 10 o'clock and on Saturday from 12 noon to 9 o'clock. Funeral arriving to St. Patrick's Church, Ballyshannon, on Sunday for Mass of the Resurrection at 11 o'clock with interment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if so desired, to The Sheil Hospital Patients Comfort Fund c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon or any family member. House Private to family on the morning of the funeral, please.

Gertie Staunton (née Hanly), Edenaun, Elphin, Roscommon

Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital, wife of the late Liam and much loved mother of Pádraig, Mary, Paul and Gráinne, Gertie will be sadly missed by her family, daughters-in-law Marguerite and Veronica, son-in-law Ronan, cherished grandchildren Éamonn, Bróna and Hannah, sister-in-law, nephews, nieces, neighbours, relatives and a large circle of friends. Reposing at Brady's Funeral Home Elphin on Saturday (2nd September) from 5pm until 7pm. Removal to St Patrick's Church Elphin on Sunday (3rd September) afternoon arriving for Funeral Mass at 1oc. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Eamonn Kelly, Knockhall, Rooskey, Roscommon

Kelly, Eamonn, “The Merryman” (Knockhall, Rooskey, Co. Roscommon) Thursday 31st August, 2017, peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family; Sadly missed by his devoted wife Paula, son Paddy, daughter Mary, daughter-in-law Catherine, son-in-law Kevin, grandchildren Ciarán, Molly, Seán, Tara and Jack, sisters-in-law, extended family and friends. Reposing in Shannon Lodge Nursing Home Chapel, Rooskey Village on Friday 1st September 2017 from 5.00pm until 8.00pm with removal thereafter to Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Rooskey. Funeral Mass at 12 noon on Saturday 2nd September 2017 and burial afterwards in Scramogue Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Irish Cancer Society or the Roscommon/Mayo Hospice.

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