The following deaths have taken place in the Leitrim area:
Dympna Reilly, Kilsarn, Loughduff, Co. Cavan / Redhills, Co. Cavan / Dublin
The death has occurred on January 24 of Dympna Reilly Junior, Pembroke Road, Dublin; Killyfana, Redhills, Co Cavan and formerly Kilsarn, Loughduff, Co Cavan (suddenly). Predeceased by her father Michéal. Darling daughter of Dympna, cherished sister of Sheila, Rosaleen and William. Deeply missed by her family, her boyfriend Barry, Dympna Senior's partner Barry, her nephew Cillian, God-daughter and niece Rhona, brothers-in-law Ross and Jim, William's partner Joyce, aunts, uncles, cousins, extended family and a wide circle of friends. The Leitrim Observer would like to offer our sincere sympathies to Sheila (Group Head of Digital Iconic Newspapers which includes the Leitrim Observer) and to all the Reilly family on the very sad passing of Dympna. Reposing at the home of her mother Dympna, Killyfana, Redhills on Saturday, January 27th, from 12 noon to 8pm. Funeral Mass in St Joseph's Church, Loughduff on Sunday, January 28th, at 1pm followed by cremation at Lakelands Crematorium, Dublin Road, Cavan. House private Sunday morning.
Ena Maguire (née Gunning), Stranagress, Glenfarne, Co. Leitrim
Late of Ballymoe/Oxford. Funeral mass on Saturday at 11am in St Mary's Church, Glenfarne followed by interment in adjoining cemetery. House private & family flowers only please.
Brigid Gallagher, Glenkeel, Kiltyclogher, Co. Leitrim
The death has occurred of Brigid Gallagher London and late of Glenkeel, Kiltyclogher Co Leitrim. Removal of remains this Sunday, January 28 to St Patrick's Church, Kiltyclogher for funeral Mass at 11.30am Burial afterwards to adjoining cemetery.
Betty Eager (née Hayes), 11 Forest Glade, Portumna, Co. Galway / Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim
Formerly of Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim and originally from Ballinakill, Loughrea, Co. Galway. Betty passed away peacefully at Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe after a short illness. Pre-deceased by her husband Robin. Deeply regretted by her loving family, daughter Susan, son Colin, daughter-in-law Shy, son-in-law Ian, grandson Robin, sisters Mary and Phil, brothers Liam and Sean, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, cousins and a large circle of friends. Funeral Mass today, Saturday, January 27 at 12 noon in St. Joseph's Church, Ballinakill followed by interment of ashes in Abbey Cemetery. Family flowers only by request. Donations, if desired, to North West Hospice.
Myles O'Gorman, Lucan, Dublin / Boyle, Co. Roscommon
Myles O’Gorman, Lucan and formerly Boyle, Co Roscommon, on January 24, 2018. Peacefully in the wonderful care of the staff of Ryevale Nursing Home, Leixlip. Beloved husband of Betty and much loved father of Aidan, Myles, Paul and Eilish. Doting granddad to Bronagh. Myles will be forever loved and sadly missed by his loving family, his daughter-in-law Lydia, brothers Andy and Donal, sister Maura, extended family and friends. Funeral service will be held at Newlands Crematorium Temple today, Saturday at 2.30pm followed by Cremation. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to Roscommon Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. (Donation box will be in Temple).
May they all Rest in Peace.