Oct 20 2017

DEATH has taken place of Thomas Hogan of Hogans Shop, Glin, on  19 October 2017 in his 94th year. Survived by his wife Eily, children Mary, Paddy, Marcella, Eileen, John, Anne and Edel, daughter-in-law Margaret, sons-in-law John, Michael and Roy, grandchildren, niece and  nephews.


SR. MARTINA RELIHAN, Presentation Convent, Milltown and formerly of William Street, Listowel. Died on Oct. 13th 2017.


ANNIVERSARIES: Michael O’Donovan, Sr. Thomas McCafferty, Paddy O’Sullivan, Bridget Dillane, Bridget Dalton, Fr. James O’Keeffe, Fr. Sean Dillon, Bro. Dan Hayes, Matt O’Connor, Darragh Hennessy, Brendan Harnett, Denis Leen, Jimmy Mulvihill, Elizabeth O’Dowd, Tim Cantillon, Maurice Collins, Fr. Michael Stack, Teresa O’Sullivan, Mary Carroll, Fr. Sean Ryle, Denis Foley, Tony Mason, Eileen Horgan, Hanna Connelly, Node Guiney, Patrick Healy, Nuala Doige, Sr. Bridget McMahon, Kathleen Scully, Hannah Scanlon, Maureen Dowling, Joan Keane.


MASS all at Knockanure Tues  24th at 11.00am Mass for the late Ned & Mary Costello, Trien, Kilmorna with burial of Ashes in Knockanure Cemetery; Wed  25th Mass at 7.30pm, for Fintan Goss, Michael Pyke & Clare O’Neill RIP


MASS 6.00pm Sat 28th for Mick & Nora Roche, Glin Road; and 7.30pm mass for Dec. Members of the Flavin & Mulvihill Families, Lower Aughrim.


MASS Sun 29th at 11.00am for Denis McEvoy, Aughrim (Anni) & Dec Members of the McEvoy & Foley Families


MASS FOR NANCY GARVEY NEE LINNANE Recently deceased takes place on Sat. 28th Oct. at 4pm. in Ballydonoghue Church.


14 Oct 2017

GRAVEYARD Committee meet in the Marian Hall on Monday 23rd at 8pm, please attend.


DEATH occurred on 2nd October 2017 of Sheila Carmody (née Kennelly) Glashnacree, Lyreacrompane, Listowel, at St. Joseph's Hospital, Listowel. Sheila, wife of the late Michael. Survived by son Mattie, daughter Lulu, sister Bridie, sister-in-law Nora, daughter-in-law Marie, son-in-law Ken, grandchildren Jason, Yvonne, Alastair and Ceri, great-grandson Aidan, relatives, neighbours and many friends. Requiem Mass for Sheila Carmody was celebrated on 12th October 2017 at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Lyreacrompane at 11 am with burial afterwards in Springmount Cemetery, Duagh.


DEATH has taken place of Carmel O'Sullivan, (Nee Sheehy) of Oakdene, Cahirdown, Listowel. Survived by her husband Patrick (Patsy), her loving son Éamon, Patsy's children Liam, Tom, Pádraig, Kevin, Máire and Brendan. Sadly missed by her sisters Peggy, Pat and Anne, brothers-in-law Dominic, Tom and Oliver, sisters-in-law Mary and Maureen, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren and nephews. Requiem Mass for Carmel O'Sullivan was celebrated at St Mary's Church, Listowel on Wednesday 11th October 2017. Burial afterwards in St Michael's Cemetery, Listowel.


SYMPTATHY:  To Mary Collins & Family, Moyvane Post Office on the death of her first cousin Mary Foley of Killarney, who died recently.


DEATH of Fr. Hallie Ashe, Texas, late of Gurtinard & Church St. Requiem Mass for Fr. Ashe, on 16th October 2017 at 11.30am, burial St. Michael’s Cemetery.


ANNIVERSARIES: Martin O’Connell, Bro Michael McAuliffe, Jack Dore, Paddy Faley, Patie Wren, Mary Kennelly, John Somers, Mary Ellen Deenihan, Dan O’Donnell, Joan Hillard, Sr. Ambrose Buckley, Ellen Woods, John Connell, Norrie Donegan, Sean Broderick, Moira Nash, Mick Reidy, Jack Dunne, Nora Stack, Michael T Flaherty, Paddy Keane, Ita Vaughan, Anthony Foley, Willie Harnett, Jerry Galvin, Ann Higgins, Mass in Marian Hall; Sat  21st at 7.30pm for Kitty Roche, Limerick (1st Anni) and  Sun 22nd     11.00am mass for Gerry Galvin, Leitrim East (Anni), his parents Brendan & Eileen & his brother Pat.


Mass Knockanure, Sun  22nd at 10.00am Dec Members of the Cronin Family, Knockanure Village.


SYMPATHY: At a recent Board of Management meeting at Scoil Chorp Chríost Knockanure the following votes of sympathy was passed - To The Flavin Family Trien Road, Kilmorna on the death of Tom Flavin. To: The Kennelly Family Knockanure on the death of Mary Scanlon Brosna.


DEATH occurred of Tom Flavin of Trien, Kilmorna, on October 1st 2017. Predeceased by his wife, Bridie (neé Buckley, they married in 1957), his brothers, sisters and his grandsons Ben and Daniel. Survived by his daughters Mairéad and Helen, his sons Pat- (Bank of Ireland) and Tom –( NUI Maynooth), his sister Nell, daughters-in-law Anna Marie and Marta, sons-in-law Maurice and Paddy, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, grandchildren Patricia, Gerard, Shane, Pádraig, Tom, Nicolás, Carlos and Marta, nephews and nieces. Reposing at Lyons Funeral Home, on Monday 2nd October 2017 from 5.30 to 8pm with removal to Corpus Christi Church, Knockanure. Funeral Mass Tuesday 3rd October 2017 at 12 noon, followed by burial in Ahavoher Cemetery, Knockanure, Moyvane.


Tom was born in 1926 son of Pat Flavin and Margaret Keane, and his siblings included, Batt, Pat, Michael, Ciss, Nan and Nell. Requiem Mass was celebrated by Fr. Kevin P.P., assisted by Fr. Tom McMahon and Fr. Pat Scannell. Music and singing was by Ann, Maria and Mary. Tom was a Pioneer since 1950 and was involved in almost all organisations in the parish. The GAA provided a guard of Honour in memory of Toms’ contribution to the organisation.


ANNIVERSARIES: Pat Nolan, John O’Mahony, Monsignor Michael Leahy, Kathleen Filler, Hannah Hyland, Murt Downes, Bishop James Collins, Annie Flynn, Bridget Daton, Paddy Horgan, Margaret Shine, Maurice Leahy, Pauline Quinn, Marguerite Clancy, Ned O’Connell, John Mahony, Pat Stack, Michael Burke, Tommy Reidy, Michael O’Connor, Mary O’Connor, Maggie Enright, Mass in Marian Hall Moyvane – Fri 13th at 7.30pm for John O’Connor, Inchamore & Deceased of the O’Connor Family. Sat 14th at 7.30pm for Seán Broderick, Coilagurteen. Sun 15th at 11.00am for Joan Mulvihill, Moher & Dec Family Members. Mass Knockanure; Tues  10th  at  7.30pm for Mary Stack, Glenalappa West (Birthday Remembrance); Sun 15th at  10.00am Mass for Liam Sexton.


Bill Dowd of Ballydonoghue and Pittsburg passes away on Monday, October 02, 2017


William "Bill" Dowd, Age 94, of Shaler Township, formerly of Penn Hills, peacefully on Monday October 2, 2017 with his children at his side.  Bill was born and raised in Ballydonoghue, County Kerry, Ireland in 1923.   After spending time in County Kildare cutting peat and as a coal miner in Sheffield, England, he came to the United States in 1949 and was welcomed by his cousin Molly (Dowd) Devine and her family in Pittsburgh. Bill was a player and faithful long-time supporter of the Pittsburgh Gaelic Athletic Association and a proud 60-year member of the Plumbers Laborers' Union. He was the beloved husband of the late Mary (Grills) Dowd; loving father of Tom (Maria) Dowd, Kathy (John) O'Connor, Mary Beth (Dean) Reynolds, and the late Jack Dowd;  cherished grandfather of Michelle (Brad) Tresky, Katie (Brendan) Dowd-Dusette, Kevin, Deirdre, and Ryan Dowd, Sinead, Ciara, and Sean O'Connor,  Laura (Tyler) Tarney, and Dean and Brennan Reynolds; proud great-grandfather of Kaelyn, Liam, Ciara, Meghan, Keagan, Maggie, and soon-to-be baby Tarney.  Dear brother of the late Tom, Jack, and Jim Dowd.  Also survived by nieces and nephews in Pittsburgh, Ireland, and England. Friends will be received on Tuesday from 6:00 to 8:00 PM and Wednesday from 1:00 to 3:00 & 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Bonaventure Church, Glenshaw, on Thursday at 10:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Pittsburgh Gaelic Athletic Association, 1203 Woodbourne Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15226 or Elfinwild Meals on Wheels, 3200 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw, PA 15116


October 4  2017 Notes

DEATH took place of David Harman of Cahirdown, Listowel, on 24th September 2017, his kindness at Listowel Factory is still remembered.


DEATH of Mike Parkes of Athea, and West Wight, on September 29th 2017. Survived his wife Amina, their children Trish, Andrew, David and George, and grandchildren Aoibhe, David, Saoirse and Róisín, his brother Tony, sister Elizabeth and sister in law Louise. Predeceased by parents Philip and Louise (Peggy) Parkes and sister Paddy.


SYMPATHY: To the Meade Family, Aughrim on the death of their uncle Mossy Meade, Glin who died 31 August 2017, predeceased by his wife Bridget, brothers Johnny, Michael, Peter, and Jimmy and nephew Joseph Morrissey. Survived by his sons Maurice and Edmond, daughter-in-law Noreen, grandchildren Grace and Hazel, sisters Nellie and Mary, brother Paddy, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews.


 ANNIVERSARIES: Joan McEnery, Patsy Fogarty, Eddie Langford, Jerry O’Regan, Gerard F Horgan, William Stack, Fr. Sean Danaher, Pat Furlong, Mary E Carpenter, Denis Flaherty, Mai Mullane, Ellen Dowling, Tom Connolly, Jim McCarthy, Pat Stanley, Sr. Mary Aquin O’Carroll, Nell Byrnes, James Moore, Sr. Ann Doyle, Patsy Healy, Bridie Lynch, Sean Dowling, Sr. Catherine Colbert, Sr. Dympna Nunan, Joan Mulvihill, Mary Ellen Flaherty, Paudie Shanahan, Joe O’Connor, Tommy Stack, Michael Moloney, Mass in Moyvane; Mon 2nd  at 7.30pm for Vincent Walsh, Upper Aughrim & Ballylongford 


 (Months Mind); Tues   3rd  at 7.30pm for Willie Stack, The Hill (Anni) & Deceased of the Stack Family;  Fri  6th  at  7.30pm for Joe O’Connor, Kilbaha; Sat  7th at  7.30pm for Mary Ellen Flaherty, Keylod; Sun 8th at 11.00am for                Henry Stackpoole, Aughrim, his wife Bridie & Deceased Family Members. Mass Knockanure on Sun 8th at  10.00am for Tommy Stack, Keylod (1st Anni)


ROSARY: The Feast of the Holy Rosary is celebrated on Saturday 7th October.  Rosary will be recited before the Vigil Mass at the Grotto at 7.15pm. 


Notes 27 Sept 2017

SYMPATHY:  To Eileen Scanlon & family, Leitrim West on the death of her brother-in-law


Timothy O’Connell, Knockbrack, Knocknagoshel. 


ANNIVERSARIES: Maeve Goulding, Michael Kiely, Tom Dillon, Con McMahon, Jim Hudson, Brendan O’Carroll, Catherine Mulvihill, Paddy Leahy, Tom Fitzgerald, Mike Lynch, Mossie Culhane, Bridget Dillane, Michael Joe Enright, Patsy Byrne, Gerard Relihan, Peg Flaherty, Rosaleen Galvin, Jackie Hassett, Fr. Tim Buckley, Bridie Pelican, Mass in Moyvane  Wed 27th at 7.30pm for Gerard & Joan McEnery; Thurs 28th at             7.30pm for Mikey Joe Enright, & Deceased of the Enright Family ; Fri 29th   7.30pm for Nellie O’Connor, Glin Road; Sat  30th at  7.30pm for Mike Lynch, Leitrim Middle and Sun  1st at 11.00am for Charlie Brosnan & Deceased of the Brosnan family, Barragougeen.  Mass Knockanure Sun 1st at 10.00am for Timothy O’Connell, Knocknagoshel (Rec Dec) Brother-in-law to Eileen Scanlon, Leitrim West.


Notes 20 Sept 2017

ANNIVERSARIES: Mai McMahon, Sr. Johanna Leahy, Paddy O’Halloran, Fr Denis O’Sullivan, James Dower, Mai Broderick, Bridie Behan, Tom Kennelly, Bill O’Donnell, Sr. Maria Stack, Molly Chrisfield, Kevin O’Donovan, Bridget O’Connor, Mary Soder, Mary Joe Cronin, Maurice McKenna, Donie Relihan, Richard v Cantillon, Tim McElligott, Alphonsus O’Kane, Jon Joe Kennelly, Anna Buckley, Dan joy, Bridget O’Connor, Maighread McCarthy. Mass in Moyvane; Mon 18th ay 7.30pm for Hanora & Michael Galvin, Barragougeen, & Deceased of the Galvin Family. Sat  23rd  at 7.30pm for          Thomas & Ellen Culhane, Glin. Sun           24th  11.00am for Jack (Martin) Mulvihill, (Month’s Mind). Mass Knockanure,  Sun 24th at  10.00am for Brendan Sheehy, U.K. &  Meen, (Rec Dec)


Notes 13 Sept 2017

SYMPATHY:  To Catriona Farrelly, Tubbertoureen on the death of her brother Eamon Farrelly of Moynalty, Co. Meath whose funeral took place during the week.


DEATH took place on 7th September 2017 of Mary Roche (née Walsh), Bedford, Listowel.


Mary, late of Coolkeragh, Ballydonoghue died on her 100th year. Mary, wife of the late Stephen and grandmother of the late Steve, and mother-in-law of the late Pat Foran. Deeply regretted by her loving daughter Marie and loving grandmother of Pat, Bernie, Loretta, Norma, Colette, Patricia, Liam, and Eoin, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.


Requiem mass for Mary was celebrated the 9th of September in Listowel Church, followed by burial afterwards in Gale Cemetery, Ballybunion Road.


DEATH has taken place of Sister Kathleen O’Connell, SHSP at the Convent of the Holy Spirit and Mary Immaculate, San Antonio, Texas on Friday, August 18, 2017.  She was born in Glensharrold.


ANNIVERSARIES: Patrick Kennelly, Michael Mulvihill, Fr. Joe Walsh, Sr. Mercedes O’Connor, Mary Kennelly, John Collins, Sr. Anthony O’Connor, Mary Broderick, Margaret Mullins, Brendan Daly, Br. William Kelly, Nora Galvin, Eamonn Riordan, Mary Vaughan, Teresa Joan Stack, Knight of Glin, Joan O’Keeffe, Bridie Moloney, Sr. Annunciata Curtin, Fr. Theo O’Sullivan, Bridget Brosnan, Margaret Daly, Geraldine Daly, Ned Moran, Michael J Nunan, Moira Griffin, Mass in Moyvane; Mon 11th at 7.30pm for Ned & Mary Ellen Stack (Anni) & Deceased of the Stack Family & Ned Scanlon. Wed 13th at 7.30pm for Carol Gorman (Rec Dec). Sat 16th at 7.30pm for Paddy Fitzmaurice, Gurtdromosillihy (Anni); Sun 17th  at 11.00am for  Pat Mulvihill, Upper Aughrim (Month’s Mind)


Sun 17th Mass Knockanure at 10.00am for Mary O’Carroll (née Butler), Tralee (Rec Dec), Sister-in-law to Mary O’Carroll, Knockanure Village.


Notes 6 Sept 2017

SYMPATHY to the Walsh & Keane Families, Aughrim on the death of their brother Vincent Walsh, Ballylongford whose funeral took place on Saturday.


DEATH has occurred of Pat Mulvihill Upper Aughrim, Moyvane, in his 90th year. Survived by his nieces, nephews, and cousins. Requiem Mass for Pat was celebrated on Tuesday 29th August 2017 at Church of the Assumption, Moyvane with burial afterwards to Murhur Cemetery.


ANNIVERSARIES: Martin Jordan, Bob Murphy, Tom Ned Fitzgerald, Dan Foley, Paul Collins, Nell Tydings, Ned Stack, Catherine Lynch, Tony O’Callaghan, Sheila Barry, Nora and Jimmy McCarthy, John P Ryan, Ando Brosnan, Hugh Goulding, Fr. Michael Maher, Ana Maria McGibney, Kitty Murphy, Mass in Moyvane; Sat 9th at 7.30pm for Patrick Brosnan, The Village, Sun 10th at  11.00am for Jackie Enright, Leitrim Middle & Leeds. Mass Knockanure, Thurs 7th at 7.30pm for Mary O’Connor, Keylod, and Sun 10th at 10.00am for Kitty Murphy, Kilmeaney, & her husband Jackie.  


Notes for 30th Aug 2017

FUNERAL MASS OF Jeremiah Brendan Sheehy, (brother of Fr. Sean O’Sheehy) who died in London recently & late of Meen, will be celebrated on Saturday morning   2nd Sep. at 11.30am. Burial of ashes in St. John Paul II Cemetery.


DEATH: John (Jack Martin), Mulvihill, Glenalappa, Moyvane, Co Kerry, August 23rd 2017, died at his home surrounded by his wife and best friend Anna, sons Martin, Roger and Johnny, daughters Catherine and Breda, brother Martin (USA), daughters-in-law Hilary and Lily, sons-in-law Kevin and Michael and 11 grandchildren, sisters-in-law, nephews and nieces. Requiem Mass for Jack Martin Mulvihill was celebrated at the Church of the Assumption, Moyvane on Friday. Burial afterwards in Murhur Cemetery.


DEATH: Tom Lyons, Ballymacelligott, Tralee and late of Tullahinell, Ballylongford, died , August 19, 2017, peacefully. Tom,  son of the late Nora and Mick. Survived by his daughter Tomasina and her mother Eileen, sisters Noreen and Mags, brother Jim, in-laws, nephews, nieces.


DEATH; Mary O’Carroll (nee Butler), Skehanagh, Tralee, died on August 20th, 2017, wife of the late Jerry (A native of Knockanure) and mother of Paul. Sadly missed by her son, daughter-in-law Vanessa, grandchildren Charlotte, Emily and Rory, nephews, nieces and relatives.


ANNIVERSARIES: Tom Begley, Dan Ahern, Geraldine Hegarty, Denis McGrath, Henry Brosnan, Michael griffin, Madeline Moloney, Mai Scanlon, Liam Nolan, Michael Joe Daly, Margaret Kennelly, Moss McGrath, Jim Barry, Dick O’Connor, Charles Gullin, Mass Moyvane, Fri  1st  at 7.30pm for Danny Tim O’Sullivan, Caherciveen & London (Get Well); Sat  2nd  at 7.30pm for Liam Lynch, Leitrim Middle (Anni)  & Deceased of the Byrne & Lynch Families; Sun 3rd at    11.00am for Grace Clifford, Rathkeale (Rec Dec). Mass Knockanure Sun 3rd at 10.00am for Fr. John Lucid (Rec Dec).


Notes Aug 18 2017

SYMPATHY:  To Fr. Seán O’Sheehy, Listowel and his family on the death of their brother Brendan in the U.K.  Remains of Brendan arriving at St. Mary’s Church, Listowel at Sat 2nd Sept at 11am with funeral Mass at 11.30am. 


ANNIVERSARIES: Robert Moloney, Anne Browne, Bridie OConnor, Con McSweeney, Fr. Michael Galvin, Fr. Billy O’Gorman, Brid McCarthy, Mary Olive Relihan, Jim Stack, Madge Fitzgerald, Sr. Agatha Stack, Edward Joe Nash, Liz O’Connor, Mick Barrett, Shane Courtney, Peggy Grego, William J Hudson, Sr. Evangelist Cantillon, Mary McLoughlin,  Mass Moyvane – Tues 22nd        at 7.30pm for Jim Murphy, Rathcoole & l/o Rhode, Offaly (Rec Dec) (brother to Olive Keane, Ashgrove);  Sat 26th at 7.30pm for Paddy Barrett, Loughill (Rec Dec); Sun 27th at 11.00am for Kitty Barrett, Lower Athea (Rec Dec) (mother of Cathy Hanrahan, The Hill)


Mass Knockanure – Sun                27th at 10.00am for Michael O’Connor, Balbriggan, and Direen (brother to Paudie O’Connor, Direen,)




GRAVEYARD MASS: Great crowds attended the graveyard Mass in the Parish last week. Thanks to all the helpers and volunteers, who put in many hours work, they are a credit, to the Christian spirit of the parish. Thanks to Fr. Kevin, Fr. Tom, Fr. Brendan and Fr. Dan who celebrated the masses. Thanks to the choirs who added greatly to the occasion and the hundreds who came to remember their dead.


SYMPATHY to the Riordan Family of Moyvane South on the death of Betty Griffin (nee Riordan) who died recently in the USA. 


DEATH took place on August 10th 2017 of Mick Moore Tarmon's East and Ballinol, Moyvane, husband of the late Maureen; survived by nephews and nieces, grand-nephews and grand-nieces.


Requiem Mass for Mick Moore was celebrated on Saturday, 12th August at St Mary’s Church Tarbert. Burial afterwards in St Mary's Cemetery, Tarbert.


DEATH Kitty Barrett (née Woulfe) Lr. Athea, Athea. Kitty passed away 0n the 8th August 2017  at the residence of her daughter Mary Lynch, Feenagh. Predeceased by her husband John Joe and sadly missed by her sons, Tommy, Johnny & Patrick, daughters, Cathy, Mary, Loretta, Bernadette, Josephine, Agatha & Esther, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brothers; Dick & Neili, sisters; Birdie, Nancy, Ellen Ann & Agatha, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Requiem Mass for Kitty was celebrated at St. Bartholomew's Church, Athea on Saturday.   Burial afterwards at Holy Cross Cemetery, Athea.


ANNIVERSARIES; Sr. Nora Moriarty, Tom Moloney, Sr. Rose Flynn, Mary Keane,  Nuala Gould, Josie Loftus, Bridget Hayes, Jeff Eager, Jim Flaherty, Sean Neligan, John Sheahan, Peg Keane, Geraldine Dillon, John Hudson, Sr. Patrick Tarrant, Brenda Daly, Catherine Broderick, Margaret Crowley, Donie Cahill, Mon 14th  at 7.15pm Rosary at the Grotto, Mass at  7.30pm for Therese Healy, Cork (Rec Dec) 


Tues 15th  Mass at 11.00am for  Tom & Katie Mangan, Wed  16th  at 7.30pm Mass for Mossie O’Connor, Sat  19th  at 7.30pm Mass for Betty Griffin, (Rec Dec), Sun  20th Mass at  11.00am for  Maurice & Mary Harnett & their son James.


Mass Knockanure – Tues 15th at 10.00am, Feast of the Assumption for Special Intention. Sun 20th  at 10.00am for Laurene Ann Kennelly, Canada (Rec Dec).


MASS IN RATHEA CHURCH: Therese Trant, Cleophas O.P. late of Behins & Capetown, South Africa, on Saturday 19th August at 2pm.


August 9th

GRAVEYARD MASSES. Monday, August 7th, 8pm Ahavoher. Tuesday, August 8th, 8pm Old Knockanure and Wednesday, August 9th 8pm Murhur.


SYMPATHY To Paudie & Nancy O’Connor & Family, Direen, on the sudden death of Paudie’s brother Michael in Balbriggan.  To Teddy & Olive Keane, Ashgrove on the death of Olive’s brother Jim Murphy of Rathcoole.


DEATH had taken place of Danny O Donnell, at Ontario, Canada late of Clounmacon & Knockane.


ANNIVERSARIES: Fr. Kieran O’Shea, Pat Sheehy, John Carmody, Nan Sullivan, Sean Hanrahan, Tess O’Connor, Sr. Barbara Murphy, Jack Dalton, Patrick Wren, Sr. Rosalie Enright, Mary Flaherty, Eileen McNamara, Lizzie Burns, Joe Kearney, Molly Mahony, Sr. Brendan Sheehy, Jerry Mulvihill, Eileen Ahern, William O’Sullivan, Michael O’Donnell, Madeline Mulvihill, Mick Finucane, Jim Harnett, Billy Buckley, Pat Carmody, Georgie O’Connell, Brendan Daly,


Mass Mary Scanlon of Brosna in Knockanure Church at 10am on Sunday 13th.


August 2 2017 Notes

DEATH took place on 26th July 2017 of Mary Holly, (nee Holly) Ahanagran, Ballylongford and formerly of Tarmons, Tarbert. Wife of the late Thomas and mother of Patrick, Marian, Sinead, Helen, Lucy, Denis, John Martin, Thomas Michael and her angels in heaven Margaret-Teresa and Teresa. Deeply regretted by her sister-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, cousins, nephews and nieces. Requiem Mass for Mary Holly was celebrated at  St. Michael's Church, Ballylongford on Saturday, the 29th of July, followed by burial afterwards in Lislaughtin Abbey.


DEATH has taken place of  John Stack, The Height, Duagh. Who died on July 23rd 2017.


DIED 25 July 2017; Margaret Bergmann Lambert, a high jumper who was barred from the 1936 Berlin Olympics because she was Jewish, died in New York age 103.


DEATH took place on 24th July 2017 of Bobby Horgan, Robertstown, Foynes, Survived by his wife Anne, son Robert, daughter Carol and her Partner Thomas, grandson James, daughter-in-law Marika, mother-in-law Anna, brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law, nephews and nieces. Requiem Mass in Robertstown Church on 27th July, was celebrated for Bobby Horgan. Burial afterwards in Mount Pleasant Cemetery.


DEATH  has taken place of  Mary Scanlon (Knockafrechane, Brosna, on July 21st. 2017, Mary, daughter of the late Timmie Joe; deeply regretted by her mother Hannah Mai, brothers Edmond, Tom, Colin and Joseph, aunts, uncles, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, colleagues, neighbours, relatives and friends. R.I.P. Requiem Mass for Mary Scanlon was celebrated in St. Carthage's Church Brosna on Monday 24th July. Burial afterwards in the Old Cemetery.


ANNIVERSARIES: Fr. Michael Sheehy, Ellen McManus, Mick Buckley, Pat Stack, Tom Geoghegan, John Guiney, Maureen Beasley, Michael O’Keeffe, Paddy Rochford, Martin Sheehy, Margaret Finucane, John P Walsh, John Purtill, Mary O’Connor, James O’Brien, John McGrath, Sr. Benedict Cotter, Neilus O’Connell, Dora Ahern, Paddy Casey, Pearl Deane, Mass in Moyvane –Mon 31st at  7.30pm for Dan & Tessie O’Connor, Moyvane South; Tues  1st at  7.30pm for Fr. John O’Flaherty, Murhur & Dec Family Members; Wed  2nd  at 7.30pm for Jackie Lyons, Derry; Fri  4th at  7.30pm for John P. Walsh, Barragougeen & Dec Family Members; Sat 5th at  7.30pm for Stasia & Seán Nelligan, Kilbaha and Sun  6th at 11.00am mass for Dora & Maurice Ahern, Kilbaha. Mass in Knockanure – Thurs 3rd  at  7.30pm for Jerry Clancy, Knockanure and Mass on Sun 6th at  10.00am for Parishioners, feast of Transfiguration of the Lord. First Friday is on 4th August.


MEMORIAL Mass was held in St. Brigid's Church, Duagh on Friday 28th July, for the late Jim Kelliher and his sister Nell Byrnes (nee Kelliher) both late of Derrindaffe, Duagh and Nottingham England, both recently deceased. Survived in Ireland by nephew Gabe McCarthy and family, nieces Bridie Mai Horgan and family, Knockunderval, Duagh and Kathleen O'Connor & family, Brosna.


Mass for Joe Kearney Sunday 6th Aug at 11.30 am in St. Mel's Cathedral, Longford, Joe originally from the Glin road,


23 July 2017

DEATH has taken place of Mary McCarthy (née Roche)16 St Ita's Terrace, Newcastle West, and  / Moyvane, Mary died on Friday 14th of July. Sadly missed by her daughter Anne Fitzmaurice  (Moyvane), sons Seán, Tom and Eddie, sister Noreen, grandchildren, daughters-in-law, son-in-law, sister-in-law, brother-in-law, nephews, nieces. Requiem Mass for Mary McCarthy was celebrated by Fr. Kevin on Monday 17th July at Newcastlewest Church with burial afterwards in Monagea Cemetery.


DEATH has taken place of Anna Danaher Smithwick , Toronto, Canada & Woodcliffe, Loughill,


 Died in Canada on 14th July. Deeply regretted by her husband Peter, sons, John, Kevin and Neill, daughters in law, grandchildren, brother Rev. Monsignor Mort Danaher, sisters in law, Patricia & Noelle, nephews, nieces. Memorial mass was on Sunday evening last, celebrated by her brother Monsignor Mort Danaher in the Church of the Visitation, Ballyhahill. Burial has taken place in Canada.


DEATH  has taken place of  Mary Scanlon (Knockafrechane, Brosna, on July 21st. 2017, Mary, daughter of the late Timmie Joe; deeply regretted by her mother Hannah Mai, brothers Edmond, Tom, Colin and Joseph, aunts, uncles, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, colleagues, neighbours, relatives and friends. R.I.P. Reposing at O’Donnell’s Funeral Home Brosna on Sunday 23 July from 5.00 p.m. until 8.00p.m. Requiem Mass in St. Carthage's Church Brosna on Monday at 12.00 p.m. Burial afterwards in the Old Cemetery.


ANNIVERSARIES: John Griffin, Denis Corridan, James Godley, Willie Dowd, Tom Lynch, Ellie Scanlon, Maurice Stack, Bridget dewsaap, Margaret Twohig, Paddy Scanlon, Kit Dee, Eileen Hegarty, John Broderick, Fr. Denis Dwyer, Catriona O’Connor, Anna Maria Houlihan, Benny Collins, Paddy Kennelly, Sr. Dympna Driscoll, Bridie Stackpoole, Tom Leahy, Paddy A Kearney, Mary O’Sullivan, Mass Moyvane; Mon 24th at  7.30pm for Ned, Mary Ann, Edward & Kevin Murphy, Askeaton & Deceased Family Members; Tues 25th  at 7.30pm for Jeremiah Mulvihill, Glenalappa & Deceased Members  of the Mulvihill & Connelly Families; Wed 26th at  7.30pm for Denis Corridan, Murhur; Fri 28th  at 7.30pm for     Mary McCarthy, Newcastle West & Lower Aughrim  (Rec Dec);


Sat 29th at 7.30pm for    Dan, Bridie, Danny & Veronica Keane, Coilagurteen and on Sun  30th  at 11.00am mass for Liam Foley, Tieraclea House, (Rec Dec)


Mass Knockanure – Thurs  27th at 7.30pm for Special Intention and Sun                 30th mass at 10.00am for Edward Carmody, Knockanure.


GRAVEYARD MASSES –Duagh- Thursday 27th July at 8 p.m; St. Marys Graveyard Tarbert Mass Friday 28th July at 7.30pm. Lislaughtin – Friday 4th August at 7.00pm.


15 July 2017

SYMPATHY To the Moore family, Glenalappa on the death of Anne Moore (née Shaughnessy), Kilconlea Lower. Anne wife of the late Tom, survived by her sons Tom and Mike. Daughters Eileen (Tullamore), Maria (Corofin) , Bridget (Abbeyfeale) and her 15  grandchildren. Following Requiem Mass on Monday 10th July 2017 in Abbeyfeale Church, Ann More was laid to rest afterwards at Reilig Ide Noafa, Abbeyfeale.


DEATH of Anthony Broderick, Mount Stuart, Aglish and formerly of Listowel, Co. Kerry. July 10th 2017, Anthony, predeceased by his son Anthony, brother Danny, sister Mary Horgan. Husband of Anne, father of Joe, Michael, Gerard, Colm, Oliver and T.J., his daughters-in-law Theresa, Sharon, Diane, Kate, Marianna and Claire, grandchildren, brothers John and Bernard and sister Nora Sheehan,


ANNIVERSARIES: Paudie Scanlon, Mary Dee, Johnny McEnery, Margaret Flaherty, Sean O’Connor, John Murphy, Sr. Declan Murphy, Bridie Mai More, Fr. Timothy Gunn, Joe O’Connell, Kathleen King, Peg McCarthy, Mass Moyvane; Moyvane – Sat  22nd at   7.30pm for Anne Moore (née Shaughnessy), Kilconlea Lower; Sun 23rd  at  11.00am for Anthony Broderick, Waterford &  Listowel (Rec Dec)


 Mass Knockanure – Sun 23rd at 10.00am for Pat Lynch, Carrueragh, & Deceased Family Members.


July 12 2017

ANNIVERSARIES: Fr. Michael Galvin, Brendan Finucane, Fr. James Kissane, Maureen Leech, Bridie Reilly, Peg Vaughan, John Stack, Bridie Sheehy, Pat Joe Stack, Jim Sullivan, Dan Flynn, Peg Brouder, Sr. M Joseph Sheehy, Jeremiah Cronin, Sean Sheahan, Julia Walsh, Nan and Michael Flavin, Aidan Holly, Mossie Ahern, Sr. Consuela Moloney, Ted McElligott, Martin McGrath, Mgr. Padraig O Fiannachta, Pat Sweeney, Patrick O’Flaherty. Mass Moyvane – Mon 10th at 7.30pm for Fr. Jimmy Kissane & Deceased Members of the  Kissane Family, Ahalahana;  Thurs  13th  at 7.30pm for Peg Brouder, Kilbaha; Sat 15th at 4.00pm  For All Lost Bikers, 7.30pm for Parishioners;  Sun  16th  at 11.00am  for Ellen & Tom Sheehan, Kilbaha, their son-in-law Harry Paulus & Deceased of the Sheehan Family and Knockanure Mass Sun  16th  at 10.00am for Parishioners.


Notes July 5 2017

SYMPATHY: At a recent Board of Management at Scoil Chorp Chríost Knockanure the following vote of sympathy was passed - To The Kennelly Family Gortdromagowna on the death of Lorraine Kennelly who died in Alberta, Canada.


MASS in memory of the late Dr. John Barrett, Fairy St. was celebrated on Friday, June 30th in Athea Church.


DEATH took place on June 22nd. 2017 of Tom Dillon of Shronebeirne, Kilmorna, Duagh, predeceased by siblings Kathleen, Eileen, Michael and Davy; Survived by his nephews Mike, Liam and John, nieces, and neighbours. Requiem Mass on Wednesday 28th June at St. Brigid’s Church Duagh. Funeral of Tom Dillon afterwards to Springmount Cemetery Duagh.


ANNIVERSARIES: Kathy O’Donovan, Joyce Mannix, Patrick Dowd, Dan Donoghue, John Joe O’Donnell, Sr. Ida Woulfe, Liam Buckley, Eileen Stack, Julia O’Connor, Mick Finucane, Johnny Horgan, Joseph O’Keeffe, Bettie Moloney, Catherine Kilkelly, Jeremiah Carmody, Kit Windle, Joe Woods McConville, Beda Walsh, Tom Sullivan, Jim Reilly, Sr. Rosario Weir, Mass Church of the Assumption Moyvane –Monday 3rd to Sunday 9th July;  Monday 3rd 7.30pm Special Intention, Tuesday  4th at  10.00am for Catherine O’Connor & her daughters Julia & Josephine, Direen, Athea. Sat 8th at  7.30pm for Bridie Reilly (nee Fitzmaurice), Birmingham & Leitrim Middle (Anni) . Sun 9th at 11.00am for Parishioners


Church of Corpus Christi Knockanure Mass– Sunday 9th July at 10.00am for Timothy & Mary Murphy, Lisaniskea (Anni)


Notes 28 June 2017

DEATH of Laurene Ann Kennelly died at home in Wainwright, Alberta on Monday, June 19, 2017. Laurene was 60 years of age. Laurene, is survived by her husband, Tom; son, James; sisters, Regina, Paulette and Margie; brothers, Hilary, Bill, Kenny (Cathy), Donald (Gail); as well as Tom's siblings and their families; and many friends and neighbours. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place Monday, June 26, 2017, 2:00 p.m. at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, Wainwright, Alberta with Father Andrzej Lukaszewicz officiating.


ANNIVERSARIES: Mary Shanahan, Daniel Flavin, Hannah Buckley, Eileen Kennelly, Bridie Long, Jeremiah O’Connor, Bess Horgan, Tom Sullivan, Maureen Broderick, Julie O’Connor, John Sheehan, Jim Galvin, Maureen Nolan, Peg Horgan, Kathleen O’Connor, Seamus Vaughan, John Joe Barrett, William Quirke, Paddy Maher, Dan O’Callaghan, Sr. Nora Berchmans O’Flaherty, Patrick Synan, Michael Murphy. Mass in Moyvane Wed. 28th at 7.30pm for Mary McNamara, Cooraclare Village (Anni); Fri. 30th at 7.30pm for Deceased of the Duffy Family, Milton Keynes & Crossmolina, Co. Mayo;  Sat. 1st at 7.30pm for Denis Nolan, Kilmeaney, Kilmorna (Anni), his mother Bridie & Deceased Family Members and on Sunday 2nd at 11 am for Tess Mulvihill, Moyvane (Anni)


21 June 2017 Notes

GRAVEYARD  Mass, Lisselton - 8pm Monday 19th June; Gale – 8pm Thursday 22nd June. Tuesday, July 4th at 8.00 p.m. St. Michael’s Cemetery Listowel.


SYMPATHY:  To Maureen O’Connor on the death of her aunt Lil Shrimpton (neé O’Connor), Birmingham and late of Upper Aughrim. To the Finucane Family, Cuss on the death of Andy Cremins, Rathcoole, Millstreet. Death has taken place of Fr. Jack Finucane aged 80 years, he was co-founder of Concern in 1968.


ANNIVERSARIES: Pat McElligott, Maureen Keane, Liam Barry, Sr. Aquilina Relihan, Joe Lynch, Patrick O’Keeffe, Donal Mulvihill, Tony Buckley, Tom Keane, Sr. Elaine McElligott, John Culhane, Jim Groarke,Michael O’Sullivan, Joan McLoughlin, Brendan Shanahan, Jim Cogan, Con Greaney, Mary Dunne, Mary Nolan, Margaret Kennelly, Tom Manaher, Denis Lane, Mass; Moyvane, Mon 19th at 7.30pm for Anne & Eileen Higgins, Dublin (Rec Dec); Tues 20th  at  10.00am, Special Intention.


Fri 23rd at  7.30pm for Feast of the Sacred Heart – Tom Manaher (Anni) his parents Michael & Anna & loving brother Michael;  Sat 24th at 7.30pm for Tom & Maggie Kennelly, Knockanure (Anni);


Sun 25th at 11.00am for Jim Groarke, The Village (Anni) & the Deceased of the McKenna & Groarke Families. Mass Knockanure –Thurs 22nd  at 7.30pm for Mary Brosnan, Coilagurteen (Anni); Sun 25th   10.00am for Hannah & Timothy Flaherty & the Deceased of the Flaherty family, Gortdromagouna



June 14 2017

SYMPATHY to Margaret Carroll & Family on the death of Penny (Mary) Woulfe, Penny was involved in establishing a Tidy Towns committee in Athea many years ago. She was a woman of many talents from dressmaking to caring.


SYMPATHY: To the Foley family, Tieraclea House, Tarbert on the death of Liam whose funeral was in Moyvane recently. 


ANNIVERSARIES: Liam Cronin, John Lynch, Sr. Joan Kirby, Mai O’Connor, Jack Mulvihill, Donal Mulvihill, David Riordan, Ned Cronin, Maureen Moore, Joan Keane, Bridie O’Connell, Eamonn Keane, Nancy Enright, Myles Kearney, Kathy O’Donoghue, Bridget Stack Guidry, Mass in Moyvane; Mon            12th  at 7.30pm for Kathleen Dore; Wed             14th  at  7.30pm for Timothy & Julia O’Flaherty; Fri          16th  at 7.30pm for Con O’Connor; Sat 17th  at 7.30pm for Jack Mulvihill; Sun 18th at  11.00am for Mary Stack (Months Mind). Mass Knockanure; Thurs 15th at  7.30pm for                Peggy McElligott and Sun  18th at 10.00am for Paddy O’Connell, Kilnamartyra (Anni).


MONTHS MIND MASS in Ballybunion, for Michael Andrew Beazley O’Flaherty will be held on Wednesday 14th June at 8 p.m.  Celebrant: Fr. Kevin McNamara.


Notes June 7 2017

ANNIVERSARIES; Br. Hermes O’Connor, Bridget Kennelly, Tom Connor, Fr. Tommy O’Hanlon, Willie Flaherty, Hannie Mulvihill, Sadie Shanahan, Howard Flannery, Eugene O’Sullivan, Elizabeth Emmery, Sr. Gabriel Galvin, Peg Normile, Fr. William Scanlon, Sr. Claude Sheehy, Dan Scanlon, P. J Flavin, Hannah Barnes, Paud Woulfe, Johanna O’ Donnell, Winnie Sheehy, Kathleen O’Dwyer, Mass in Moyvane; Wed 7th 7.30pm Hughie Fitzmaurice; Thurs 8th 7.30pm, Jimmy Fitzgerald;, Fri 9th 7.30pm, Joe & Mary Lynch; Sat 10th 7.30pm John Kearney, & his parents, Dan & Bridie; Sun 11th 11.00am, James Duggan. Mass Knockanure– Tues 6th 7.30pm Kathleen O’Dywer, Shrone; Sun 11th 10.00am, Ciss Cox (neé Flavin).


May 31st 2017 Notes

SYMPATHY: At a recent meeting of the Board of Management of Scoil Chorp Chríost Knockanure the following votes of sympathy were passed; The Lucid Family of Castleisland on the death of Father John Lucid; The Moore Family Asdee on the death of Father Pat; The McMahon Family Lisiniskea, Kilmorna on the death of Ruby McMahon USA; The Flavin Family Trien, Kilmorna, on the death of Ciss Cox nee Flavin; Mary Carmody Knockanure on the death of her brother in law Michael Redington Mungret; The Goulding Family Knockanure on the death of Jimmy Danaher Loughill.


DEATH of Joe Lyons of Knocknasna, Abbeyfeale on  May 24th. 2017. Joe, husband of the late Kathleen (Kate) (nee Dillon); Survived by his sons John, Michael and Liam, brother Aidan, daughters-in-law, brother-in-law, nephews, and  nieces. Requiem Mass for Joe Lyons was celebrated in Abbeyfeale Church on Saturday 27 May. Funeral afterwards to St. Mary’s Cemetery Abbeyfeale.


ANNIVERSARIES: John Shanahan, Elizabeth Doyle, Tom O’Connor, Sr. Theresa Stack, Jack McCarthy, Tim Lane, Mary Flavin, J. B. Keane, Tom Lynch, Bridie Histon, Maurice O’Connor, David Flynn, Owen McGillicuddy, James Duggan, Hannie Fitzgerald, Sr. Maureen Griffin, Eileen Healy, Chris Sweeney, Eileen Goulding, Chris Moriarty, Mairead Moroney, Hannah Doyle, Sr. m Emilian Bunce, John Costelloe, John Moriarty, Fr. Timothy Enright, Peg Normile, Sr. Cornelius Holly, Denis Collins, Mass in Moyvane: Mon 29th 7.30pm for Micheál Mulvihill & his wife Margaret Gurtdromosillihy.


Wed 31st 7.30pm For the twenty two deceased, the bereaved, Injured & traumatized in the Manchester Arena bombing; Thurs 1st 7.30pm Bríd Brouder, Kilbaha; Fri 2nd 7.30pm for Michael Barrett, Tarbert & former Creamery Manager & his  wife Bridie; Sat 3rd 7.30pm for Michael Flaherty, Glenalappa ; Sun 4th 11.00am Sr. Mary Andrew O’Flaherty, Clacton -on Sea, UK &  Murhur (Rec Dec)


Mass in Knockanure–Fri 2nd 8.00 pm Eileen Goulding, and on Sun 4th at 10.00am, Nancy & Denis Flaherty, Lisaniskea.


Deaths up to May 20 2017

DEATH has taken Place in her 100th year, of Mary Stack of Glenalappa West, Moyvane. Mary is survived by sisters, Hannah and Teresa and brother Tim, sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, nephews and nieces, grand-nephews, grand-nieces, great-grand-nephews, great-grand-nieces, Requiem mass for Mary was celebrated by Fr. McNamara and Fr. Finan on Friday 19th May 2017 at The Church of the Assumption, Moyvane.  Burial afterwards in Murhur Cemetery, Moyvane. Mary was daughter of Pat Stack and Margaret Flaherty. Mary was of a family of 11. Her siblings include Bridie, Tim, Teresa, Mike, Pat, Jim, Nora, Richard, Hannah and John.


DEATH has occurred of Francis Brosnan of Lacca East, Kilmorna, at Aras Mhuire Nursing Home, Listowel. Deeply regretted by his wife Nancy, family and friends. Requiem Mass for Francis took place on Friday 19th May 2017 at Listowel Church. Burial afterwards in St. John Paul II Cemetery, Listowel. Francis died on 16th of May.


DEATH took place on 9th May 2017 of Josie Golding (née Woulfe of Lower Athea) Churchtown Road, Newcastle West. Wife of the late Pat. Survived by her sons Joe, Patrick, Tommy, Gerard and Brian, daughters Mary and Karen, brothers, sisters, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews and nieces.


DEATH has occurred of Molly White of Highview House, Gortnagross, Athea, and formerly of New York. Molly passed away on 11th May 2017 in her 100th year. Predeceased by her brother Tom (Casey) and sister Nora (Hassett). Survived by her brothers Stephen (Casey) and Bill (Casey), sister Joan (Boylan), sister-in-law Peggy (Casey), nephews, nieces, grand-nieces and grand-nephews.


DEATH has taken place of Ellen (Helen) Stack (née Fitzgerald), Gurteen, Templeglantine, on 12th May 2017. Survived by her husband Tom Paul, sons John, Pat, Declan, Thomas, Michael and Kieran, daughters Mary and Helen, grandchildren, great-grandchild, sisters Daisy, Julia, Margie and Phil, brothers Mikey and Pa, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews and nieces. Funeral arriving at the Most Holy Trinity Church, Templeglantine for Requiem Mass on Monday (15th) at 11am. Burial after in Holy Cross Cemetery, Athea.


ANNIVERSARIES: Nora Moloney, Dermot O’Brien, Padraig Kennelly, Sr. Lelia Sheahan, Eileen McCarthy, Michael Kennelly, Alf Neville, Nancy Ellis, Nancy O’Flaherty, Fr. Ned Corridan, Sr. Aloysius McElligott, Michael Murphy, Dolores Connolly, Catherine Stack, Seamus Flaherty, P J Bambury, Sr. Clare Grommell, Fiona Moore, Mary Cullen, Mary Dalton, Netta O’Flaherty, , Sr. Mary Buckley, Sr. Mary Buckley, Dick Fitzgerald, Mass in Moyvane; Wed 24th 7.30pm Eamon Gallagher, Notting Hill, London (Anni); Fri 26th 7.30pm James & Annie O’Callaghan (Anni); Sat 27th 7.30pm Fr. John Lucid our former Parish Priest (Rec Dec) and on Sun  28th 11.00am John Carmody, Ahalahana (Anni).


Mass in Knockanure–Sun 28th 10.00am David Dillon, his parents Margaret & Vincent & his aunt Kathleen Stack, Kilmorna (Anni).


Deaths up to 12 May 2017

DEATH: Michael Andrew Beasley O' Flaherty of East End, Ballybunion passed away on the 8th of May, 2017 at Cork University Hospital. Survived by son Michael, Dad Michéal, Mom Anne, sister Erin, uncles and aunts, grand-uncles and grand-aunts. Requiem Mass was celebrated on Saturday, the 13th of May at St. John's Church, Ballybunion, followed by burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


SYMPATHY to Hannah Mai Collins and her brother Joe on the death of their brother Mike (Brendan) Sheehy, Knockbrack, Ardfert and Clahane, Lyreacrompane, who died on 8th May 2017.


DEATH has occurred of Bridie (Ciss) Cox (née Flavin) Chapel Street, Castletownroche, she was born in Knockanure 99 years ago.  Ciss died on May 5th 2017, at her home. Wife of the late William and mother of Anne, Mary (Lagatu), Eileen (Joyce), Majella and the late Bernadette.  Missed by her daughters, sister Nell and brother Tom in Knockanure, granddaughter Frances, sons-in-law Vincent and Yann, brother-in-law Terence, nephews, nieces, grandnephews and grandnieces


Requiem Mass on Monday at 2pm in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Castletownroche. Funeral afterwards to Ballyhooly Cemetery.


DEATH has occurred of Tom O'Sullivan of Derry, Listowel, on the 11th of May, 2017 at Listowel Community Hospital. Predeceased by siblings Christopher and Mary. Survived by his brother Patrick, sister Kitty (Dublin), nephews and nieces. Requiem Mass for Tom Sullivan celebrated on Sunday, the 14th of May followed by burial afterwards in Murhur Cemetery, Moyvane.


ANNIVERSARIES: Paddy Meehan, Tim Shanahan, Mary Finnegan, Eileen Behan, Eamonn Cotter, Dick O’Connor, Jer Scannell, Sr. James (Teresa) Kennelly, Jimmy Fitzgerald, Sean Sullivan, Tony Cronin, Jerry McCarthy. Jack McCarthy, Patrick Shanahan, Noranne McCarthy, Danny Curtin, Mai Quinn, David Kennelly, Maureen O’Connor, Con Flaherty, Sr. Loreto O’Connor, John P McGrath, Canon Pat Horgan, Mossie Fitzgerald, Ava Maria Hegarty, Mass Moyvane–Mon 15th 7.30pm for Con J Mulvihill and his wife Catherine & son Con, Clounbrane; Wed 17th 7.30pm for Michael Dore, Woodgrove (Anni); Fri 19th 7.30pm for Nora Cronin (nee Neville), Pennsylvania & Lenamore, (Months Mind);


Sat 20th 7.30pm for Maura O’Connor, Aughrim (Anni); Sun 21st 11.00am for John & Peggy Collins & loving son John, Glin Road. Mass Knockanure–Thurs 18th 7.30pm for Michael Reddington, Limerick (Rec Dec); Sun 21st 10.00am for Nancy, Jack & Josie McMahon (Anni)


DEATH has occurred of Bridie (Ciss) Cox (née Flavin) Chapel Street, Castletownroche, she was born in Knockanure 99 years ago.  Ciss died on May 5th 2017, at her home. Wife of the late William and mother of Anne, Mary (Lagatu), Eileen (Joyce), Majella and the late Bernadette.  Missed by her daughters, sister Nell and brother Tom in Knockanure, granddaughter Frances, sons-in-law Vincent and Yann, brother-in-law Terence, nephews, nieces, grandnephews and grandnieces


Requiem Mass on Monday at 2pm in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Castletownroche. Funeral afterwards to Ballyhooly Cemetery.



DEATH: Padraig (Paud) Culhane was born in Leitrim Middle, Moyvane in 1929. Son of John and Margaret. Went to Birmingham in the post war years and was a Bus Driver. He married Kathleen Carroll from Kiltimagh Mayo. They went on to have 4 children; Mary, Margaret, John and Eugene. Throughout his life Paud was a regular visitor to Moyvane visiting his family and his old friends and neighbours. His last visit home was in July 2016. Paud enjoyed A life blessed by family including 11 grandchildren and many good friends. He died in hospital in Birmingham. He will be received into St Dunstan’s Church Kings Heath Birmingham on Thursday 11th May 2017 at 6.00pm. Requiem Mass to be held on Friday 12th May at 11am followed by burial at Brandwood End cemetery.



DEATH: Margaret "Peggy" Devine nee Kearney, age 86. Beloved wife of the late Eugene; beloved mother Kathy (James) Greenwald, Rita (Mike) Stock, Gerri (Jack) Felke, Una (Dan) Vitiello , Mary (Marty) Gaughan, John (Mary) Devine and Eugene Devine; loving grandmother of Jimmy and Kevin, C.P.D. (Megan) Greenwald, Danny Stock, Katie (John) Gerrity, Maggie (Jake) Janik, Steven Stock, John (Nicole), Brian, Colleen and Kevin Felke, Lauren (Matt), Muehlbauer, Karlie Vitiello, Audrey, Megan and Danny Gaughan and Dr. Michael (Jill) and Philip (Cassie) Devine; great grandmother of Ariana and Gunner Greenwald, Jack and Liam Muehlbauer, Silvester and Lucy Devine and Molly Gerrity; dear sister of Con (the late Mary), The late Patrick (Maureen), the late Daniel (Betty) and the late Joe (Bridie) Kearney; fond aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Monday April 10, 2017 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Cumberland Chapels, 8300 W. Lawrence Ave., Norridge, IL. Funeral services begin Tuesday April 11, 2017 9:00 a.m. at the funeral home and will proceed to St. William Church for Mass at 10:00 a.m. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to Misericordia 6300 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago, IL 60660-1017, would be appreciated. Info 708-456-8300 or www.cumberlandchapels.com.


Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication from Apr. 8 to Apr. 9, 2017

6 May 2017