Feb 17- 2018
DEATH; Sr. Eileen Brosnan, died in Australia late of The Cot, Kilmorna.
DEATH has occurred of Ned O'Keeffe of Gortnagross, Athea, on 11th February 2018. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Mary, children Anne & Joseph and beloved extended family. His brother Joe lives at Kilmorna.
Death took place on February 10th 2018 of Jim Forrest of Knopogue Brosna. Predeceased by his wife Teresa, sadly missed by his sons Neilus and Tim, daughters in law Donna and Elizabeth. Grandchildren Nadine, Holly, Jamie and Michael. Brother Neily, sisters Julia and Bridie.
The death has occurred of Stephen Casey of Lower Direen, Athea, on 14th February 2018. Predeceased by his brother Tom, sisters Nora (Hassett) and Mary (Molly) White. Survived by his brother Bill, sister Joan (Boylan), sister-in-law Peggy, nephews, nieces, grandnieces, and grandnephews.
ANNIVERSARIES: Elizabeth Sweeney, Maureen Lyons, Tom Relihan, Emmet Leahy, Joan Furlong, Ella Ahern, Mary Scully, Carmel Hynes, Kathleen Flavin, Bridget Softley, Maggie Moore, Catherine O Sullivan, Bridie Stackpoole, Mary Stack, Mary Ellen Buckley, Tim Quaide, Richard Brosnan, Breda Clifford, Bernadette O’Sullivan, Mary O’Connell, John Morgan, Michael K O’Connor, Tom Barton.
Mass Moyvane; Mon 19th at 7.30pm for Eamon Sweeney, Woodgrove, his son Pat & Pat’s wife Anna Mai; Tues 20th at 7.30pm for Tom O’Connor, Glin Road & dec family members; Wed 21st at 7.30am Lenten Mass (Parishioners) 7.30pm for Dan O’Connor, Keylod; Thurs 22nd at 7.00pm a Holy Hour guided by Fr. Kevin; Fri 23rd at 11.00am Confirmation, Mass at 7.30pm for Bernadette O’Sullivan, Aughrim, her parents Paddy & Bridget & brother John Joe Hanrahan; Sat 24th at 7.30pm for Richie Brosnan, Coilagurteen; Sun 25th at 11.00am mass for Bridie Stackpoole, Aughrim, her husband Henry & deceased family members. Mass Knockanure: Sunday 25th February at 10.00am for Patrick & Mary Kennelly, Gortdromagouna.
Feb. 10 2018
SYMPATHY to Noreen McEvoy & family, Aughrim on the death of her cousin Kitty Harnett, whose funeral took place in Ballydonoghue. To Anne & Pat Fitzgerald, The Village Moyvane on the death of Anne’s sister Mary Prendeville, whose funeral took place in Listowel. To the Family of Mikey Joe Walsh, Leitrim, who died in Lystoll Lodge, to his sister Bernie in England and to his brother Eddie in Lystoll Lodge.
DEATH has taken place of Denny Mulvihill of Leitrim West, Moyvane, and late Barragougeen, died on the 3rd of February, 2018. Predeceased by his wife Tess and son Ben. Survived by sons Pat, Nicholas, Kieran, and Joe, daughters Ann, Kay, and Rosie, sisters Sr. Kathleen, Mary, Bridget, and Ann, and brothers Tim and Noel, sons-in-law and daughters-in-law, grandchildren, nephews and nieces.
Requiem Mass for Denny Mulvihill was celebrated at the Church of the Assumption, Moyvane, on the 7th of February, followed by burial afterwards in Ahavoher Cemetery, Moyvane.
ANNIVERSARIES: Bridget Kelliher, Nora Quaid, Christina Melody, Sr. Patricia O’Brien, Hannah Murphy, Mary Cronin, Peg Stack, Sr. Hannah Carmody, Mary Fitzmaurice, Peggy Gordon, Patrick Roche, Bernadette Cudlip, Mons Tim Harnett, Br. Clement McCarthy, Dan Connor, Peg Leahy, Eileen Larkin, Dan Green, Sean Og O’Ceallachain, Seamus McDermott, Sr. Berchmans Murphy,Mass Moyvane on Mon 12th at 7.30pm for Michael Moloney, Leitrim Middle & Eileen McNamara, Mary & Peggy Moriarty, Glin; Tues 13th at 7.30pm for Hanna Stack, Clounbrane (Months Mind)
ASH WEDNESDAY – A Day of Fast & Abstinence Wed 14th at 7.30am and 7.30pm for Parishioners (ashes will be distributed at both Masses); Fri 16th at 7.00pm Stations of the Cross, Mass at 7.30pm for Noreen O’Connor, Kilbaha; Sat 17th at 7.30pm mass for James Fitzmaurice, Leitrim Middle & Dublin and on Sun 18th mass at 11.00am for Nora Kennelly (née Hudson), Kilbaha & Listowel.
ASH WEDNESDAY Wed 14th at 10.00am Mass Knockanure– A Day of Fast & Abstinence, ashes will be distributed at this Mass; Thurs 15th at 7.30pm,mass Knockanure for Catherine Culhane, Ballyguiltenane & Deceased of the Culhane & Sheahan Families, and Sun 11th, mass Knockanure 10.00am, for Peggy Higgins, Trien, (1st Anni)
Notes Feb 3 2018
SYMPATHY; The Knockanure GAA Football Club would like to express their deepest sympathies to the following families, The Stack family Of Clounbrane, Moyvane, the O’Connor family Kilmeaney, Kilmorna, The O’Connor family The Hill, Knockanure, and the Brosnan and Walsh family of Keylod and Ballydonoghue.
DEATH, Sr. Áine Talbóid, Holy Rosary Sisters, Dartry, Dublin and late of Tralee, Nigeria and Kenya.
ANNIVERSARIES: Sr. Thomas O’Connor, Bridget Leonard, Charles Bartishell, Jack McGuire, John Keane, John Dore, Joan Philips, Sr. Irene Stack, Nora Walsh, Ned O’Keeffe, Nora Behan, Maureen Kennelly, Catherine Halpin, Michael Reidy, Michael Daly, Humphrey Doody, Maurice Enright, Kieran O’Sullivan, Nellie Hannon, Padraic Liston, Marina Lynch, Michael Scanlon, Con Hanrahan, Margaret O’Brien, Neily McCarthy, Joanie McKenna, Vera McDermott, Cecelia Doyle, Johnny Enright, Sr. Austin Brosnan, Bridie Mulvihill, Peggy Higgin. Mass Moyvane, Mon 5th at 7.30pm for Fr. Michael Hanrahan, Kilbaha; Sat 10th at 7.30pm for Patrick & John Carmody, Gortdromosillihy and Sun 11th at 11.00am mass for Michael Hogan, Westmeath & Galway (Rec Dec), (Father to Brendan Hogan, Leitrim Middle). Mass at Knockanure: Sun 11th at 10.00am for Emmett Leahy, Carrueragh & Ellen & Patrick Leahy.
31 Jan 2018 Notes
DEATH has taken place Patrick Walsh, "Daisy House", Tullamore, Listowel and more recently Coilagurteen, Moyvane, on Thursday, January 25th 2018. Predeceased by his wife, Eilish (nee Emperor), brother Willie and sister Mary Catherine and Kitty (aged 5). Survived by his daughters Marion and Elizabeth (Brosnan) and son Martin, son-in-law John, daughter-in-law Pauline, grandchildren Patrick and Liam, sisters Elizabeth (Kerry), Martina (Cork) and Teresa (USA), nieces, and nephews. Rosary at 8pm on Saturday evening at O'Carroll’s Funeral Home. Requiem Mass for Patrick Walsh at St. Teresa’s Church, Ballydonoghue on Monday at 2pm. Burial afterwards in Gale Cemetery. Patrick died peacefully – after 9 years in the loving and devoted care of Elizabeth, John, Richie (RIP 2017), Patrick Brosnan and carers.
DEATH of Moss Joe Gilbert, Lisselton, on the 25th of January 2018. Survived by his wife Margaret, his son Mike, daughter-in-law Marianne, grandchildren, Joseph and Ellen, his sister Mary, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, grand-nephews, grand-nieces, great grand-nephews and great grand-nieces.
Requiem Mass for Moss Joe Gilbert on Monday at St. Teresa's Church, Ballydonoghue. Burial afterwards in Lisselton Cemetery.
ANNIVERSARIES: Dick Stack, Sean Histon, Sr. peter Hudson, Anthony Kennelly, Pat Barrett, Patie Enright, Mike Brosnan, Bridie Stack, Patsy Stack, Paddy Brouder, Mae Relihan, Jer Woods, Nell Kiely, Eileen Ahern, Mary Fitzgibbons, Brendan Keane, Maureen Fitzgerald, Ralph Toomey, Eamon Pelican, Ann Kelly, Denis Noonan, Noreen Hilliard, Eileen O’Connell, Bridget Brosnan, Nora Mary Stack, Sr. Joan Curtin, Sr. Thomas O’Connor, Bridget Leonard,
FEAST OF ST. BLAISE Sat. 3rd at 7.30pm – Blessing of throats, mass for Catherine Moloney (née Flaherty), UK (Rec Dec)
MASS Sunday 4th at 11am in Moyvane for Tommie O & Una O’Sullivan, The Village (Anni) & Deceased of the O’Sullivan & O’Halloran Families
FEAST OF ST BRIGID Thursday 1st Mass Knockanure at 7.30pm for Thethla Flannery, Tuam, (ill) and on Sun 4th Mass Knockanure at 10.00am for Mary Keane, Knocknagoshel (Rec Dec.) (Aunt to Nora Winter).
Notes 21 Jan 2018.
DEATH has taken place in England recently of Catherine Moloney (née Flaherty), her father Jim came from Glenalappa.
DEATH has occurred of Hanna Stack (née Flaherty) of Clounbrane, Moyvane. Hanna passed away on Tuesday 16th January, 2018, wife of the late Richard. Hannah is survived by her daughters Margaret, Ann, Patricia and son Richard, surviving brother and sister Patrick and Nora, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, and nieces. Requiem Mass for Hannah Stack was celebrated at the Church of the Assumption, Moyvane on Friday 19th. Burial afterwards in Ahavoher Cemetery, Moyvane.
Hannah was daughter of Tim Flaherty and Hannah O’Connor of Knockanure, she was predeceased by siblings, Michael, Tom, John, William, Tim, and Mary, their aunt Nora Flaherty lived to 102 and died in 1981.
ANNIVERSARIES: Paul Stack, Mary Linnane, Marie Lyons, Sr. Enda Beasley, Peggy Finucane, Dick Stack, Fr. Pat Ahern, Peggy Fitzgerald, Emma O’Brien, Eileen Galvin, Mary Morrissey, Michael Mulvihill, Teresa Margaret Hanrahan, Lily O’Keeffe, Pat Cunningham, Sr. Kathleen Hegarty, Margaret Flaherty, Mary Dalton, Tim Guiney, Maureen Moran, Cathal Kennelly, Nora Ita Hunt, Margaret Murphy, Bridie McElligott, Helen Roche, Michael O’Regan, Jo Heffernan, Eily Mai O’Flaherty, Tess Geoghegan, Sr. Hubert Foley, Fr. Eddie Morrissey, Mai Trant, Michael Bambury, Eileen Holly, Davie McMahon. Mass Moyvane; Wed 24th at 7.30pm for Eileen Galvin, Leitrim East & her husband
Brendan & their sons Gerry & Pat; Sat 27th at 7.30pm for Pauline Dunne, Drumcondra,(Rec Dec);
Sun 28th at 11.00am for Eily Mai O’Flaherty, The Village. Mass Knockanure, Sun 28th at 10.00am for Willie O’Connor,(Months Mind).
Laid to Rest 16 Jan 2018
MARY TERESA STACK
SISTER, DEVOTED WIFE, LOVING MOTHER, DOTING GRANDMOTHER AND GREAT GRAND MOTHER AND FRIEND TO MANY
BORN ON THE 10TH JULY 1921 TO JEREMIAH AND MARY KENNELLY IN GORTDROMAGAWNE KERRY SOUTHERN IRELAND
MUMS MOTHER DIED WHEN SHE WAS A BABY AND SHE WAS BROUGHT UP BY HER GRANDMOTHER WHO CAME TO STAY AT THE FAMILY HOME
MUM HAD A LOVELY RELATIONSHIP WITH HER GRANDMOTHER WHO SHE LOVED. GRANDMOTHER PASSED ON MANY OF HER SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE, THESE WERE REALLY USEFUL BRINGING UP A YOUNG FAMILY AND IN RETURN MUM CARED FOR HER GRANDMOTHER TILL SHE DIED.
MUM TRAVELED TO ENGLAND TO MARRY PATRICK STACK ON THE 26TH JULY 1947
FIVE CHILDREN - TWINS AUSTIN AND THERESE, MARGARET, GERRY AND HELLEN
FIVE GRAND CHILDREN JONATHAN, JEREMY,NICOLA,LARA AND NATALIE
ONE GREAT GRANDCHILD OLIVIA
THERE WAS A SPECIAL PLACE IN HER HEART FOR THEM
HOW WOULD YOU DESCRIBE MUM ?
WORRIED IF SHE WAS NOT WORRYING ABOUT SOMETHING
A NEED TO KEEP BUSY
NEVER PUTTING OFF TILL TOMORROW WHAT COULD BE DONE TODAY
A LISTENING EAR AND A LOVING ARM
UNASSUMING WAYS BUT A FIERCE LOYALTY AND NEVER BEING AFRAID TO SPEAK HER MIND. STRONG, DETERMINED, SINGLE MINDED, DEEPLY RELIGIOUS, FAMILY MEANT EVERYTHING. SHE WAS A GREAT HOMEMAKER AND FINANCIAL MANAGER SHE COULD TURN HER HAND TO ALMOST ANYTHING
GREAT COOK DRESSMAKER, KNITTER, LETTER WRITER THE LIST GOES ON.
MUM GOT HER LOVE OF BOOKS FROM HER FATHER AND THAT NEVER LEFT HER
SHE LOVED QUOTING SHAKESPEARE AND POETRY. SHE HAD READ THE COMPLETE WORKS OF DICKENS BEFORE SHE WAS 10 AND BLAMED THAT FOR HER POOR EYE SIGHT BECAUSE MUCH OF THIS READING TOOK PLACE UNDER THE BED COVERS WITH A TORCH LATE AT NIGHT
ANNIVERSARIES: Margaret Brick, Martin Sheehy, Michael Fitzgerald, Mary Theresa Collins, Micky Liston, Liam O’Connor, Peggy Mulcahy, Martin Stack, Connie Shine, Michael Moloney, Mike Joe Stack, Mairead Scanlon, Kit Scanlon, Catherine Hudson, Con Anthony O’Connor, Jack Lynch, Mai McCarthy, Eileen Kennelly, Sean Culhane, Sr. Mercedes Meade, Sr. Aquinas Liston, Fr. Michael Buckley, Catherine Carmody, Johnny O’Hanlon, Eileen Collins, Fr. James Noonan, Bridie Foley, Mary Leahy, Fiona O’Connor, Joseph V Buckley, Mary Nolan, Mass Moyvane; Mon 15th at 7.30pm for Eileen Collins, Glin Road; Tues 16th at 7.30pm for Catherine Scanlon, Leitrim West & her husband
John & their son Tom; Fri 19th at 7.30pm for Mary Nolan, Glenalappa; Sat 20th at 7.30pm for Bill Horan, Aughrim & Dec of the Horan Family, and on Sun 21st mass at 11.00am for Dick Stack, Moyvane South. Mass Knockanure; Thurs 18th at 7.30pm for Pats Lane, Beenanaspug, and Sun 21st at 10.00am mass for Kathleen O’Connor, Knockanure.
ST ITA died 15 January 570.
SYMPATHY: To Nora Winter & Family, Kilmeaney on the death of her aunt Mary Keane,
DEATH has occurred of Hannah Mai O'Connor (née Long), 16 Lartigue Village, Listowel. Late of Guhard, Lisselton. Hannah Mai died on the 8th of January, 2018, survived by her husband Bernie, sisters Margaret and Teresa and her late sister Mary B, brothers Mike, Jer, John and Pat Joe, brothers and sisters-in-law, nephews and nieces. Requiem Mass for Hannah Mai was celebrated on Friday, the 12th of January at St. Mary's Church, Listowel, followed by burial afterwards in John Paul II Cemetery.
DEATH of Fr. Brendan Dalton on the 31st of December 2017 in Florida. Late of St. Bernadette Catholic Church, Hollywood, Florida and formerly of Bridge Road, Listowel. Survived by his brother Fr. Bryan, sisters Rosemary and Mona, brother-in-law John, nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.
DEATH has taken place of Thomas (Tom) Wright, Ballymoirisheen Ardagh late of an Garda Siochana and Listowel Co. Kerry. Died on December 26 2017 and he was predeceased by brothers John and Ted. He was 79 years old, he was 20 years in Listowel.
DEATH has taken place of Maureen Egan (nee Stack), Ballinvulla, Ardagh, and formerly of Stacks Carrigkerry, peacefully at her home in the loving care of her family in her 99th year on Saturday December 30.2017, Predeceased by her loving husband Daniel (Dan), brothers Tom, Liam (Lee) and sister Nan. Maureen was the last remaining member of the Stack family who came from Knockanure, Co Kerry around 1860 to set up business in Carrigkerry.
Fr Tim recalled her long path through life during his homily which began on November 8, 1919. Her parents were Robert, and Mary and she had two brothers, Tom and Lee, and sister Nan. She attended Carrigkerry School which was next door to her home, and the Convent of Mercy Newcastle West. She worked in the family business Shop Pub Post Office, Undertaker, Auctioneer Provision Store, and farm until her marriage to Dan Egan in Saint Joseph’s Church O’Connell Avenue Limerick on February 2,1943. Together they raised seven children, at the family farm in Ballinvulla, Ardagh.
Jan 2018 Notes
DEATH took place on 30th December 2017 of Maureen Egan (nee Stack), Ballinvulla, Ardagh, and formerly of Stacks Carrickerry. In her 99th year. Predeceased by her husband Dan, brothers Tom, Liam (Lee) and sister Nan. survived by her Brigid (Griffin), John, Ann (Mallow), Mary (Liston), Nora (Madden), Gerardine (Ger, Mullingar), and Teresa (Lawlor), grandchildren, great-grandchildren, daughter-in-law Joan, sons-in-law Tom, Gerard, David, and Mike, nephews ,and nieces. Stack family original came from Knockanure.
ANNIVERSARIES: Nellie Kelly, James Joy, Kathleen O’Brien, Brown Joe O’Connor, Pat Brosnan, Bishop Michael McAuliffe, Ned Gould, Jim Kennelly, Josie McNamara, Kitty Barry, Kathleen O’Connor, Mary Bourke, Michelle Foley, Paddy Mannix, Tim Leahy, John Gregg, Sheila Broderick, Sheila Walsh, Jennifer Musa, Nellie O’Sullivan, Owen Liston, Sean O’Halloran, Noreen O’Connor, Mary O’Brien, Pats Lane, Nancy Fitzgerald, Mairead Mullane, Timmy Nolan, Eddie Cunningham, Dan Mulvihill, Rebecca Roche. Moyvane Mass: Mon 8th at 7.30pm for Patrick Marchbank, Colorado (Rec Dec); Tues 9th at 7.30pm for Ned Moore, Glenalappa; Wed 10th at 7.30pm for John Gregg, Aughrim & Dec of the Gregg & Hanrahan Families; Fri 12th at 7.30pm for Mary O’Sullivan, Kilbaha; Sat 13th at 7.30pm for Mary Ellen O’Dea, Cooraclare Village (Rec Dec), and on Sun 14th at 11.00am mass for John Joe Behan, Aughrim. Mass Knockanure: Thurs 11th at 7.30pm for Tom Barrett, London & Knockdown Athea (Rec Dec) (brother to Joe Barrett, Carrueragh); Sat 13th at 4.00pm for Sheila Nash, Knockanure (Months Mind), and on Sun 14th mass at 10.00am for Michelle Foley, Kilmorna, & her grandfather Michael Keane.
Death Notes 2018
DEATH took place at Christmas 2017 of Mary Stack, nee Kennelly born over 90 years ago, daughter of Jerry Kennelly and Mary Moloney of Knockanure. Mary went to England and married her neighbour Pat Stack of Moyvane, who predeceased her, her son Austin also predeceased her. Mary is survived son Jerry and daughters Theresa, Margaret, and Hellen and grandchildren.
DEATH took place on Christmas Day 2017 of Willie O’Connor of Kilmeaney, Kilmorna. Husband of Kate and father of Mary, Seamus, Declan and Triona, also survived by his grandchildren James, Alice, Gavin, Jamie, Molly, Maeve, Julia, and Ellie Mae, sons-in-law Gerald and John, daughters-in-law Noreen and Dana, brother-in-laws, and sister-in-laws. Requiem Mass on Thursday, the 28th of December, at Knockanure Church, celebrated by Fr. McNamara, P.P. assisted by Frs. McMahon, O’Callaghan and Sheehy, Noel Nash sang at the mass. Willie O’Connor was laid to rest afterwards on a very wet day in St. Michael's Cemetery, Listowel. A vintage tractor led the hearse from Knockanure Church. Willie was son of Jimmy O’Connor and Mary Ellen Hayes.
ANNIVERSARIES: Francis Dowling, David Kennelly, Brendan Mulvihill, Peg O’Shea, Sr. Felicitous Joy, Sr. Noella Crowley, John Hanrahan, Timothy Donoghue, John Fealy, Mary Keane, Margaret Beardsley, Jimmy Lyons, Fr. Michael F Kennelly, Pat Mullane, Peg joy, Francis Thornton, James Curtin, Jerry Lyons, Dan Keane, John Francie Ahern, Christopher O’Connor, James Culhane, Pat Galvin, Tom Roche, Dermot Keane, Bill O’Connell, Fr. Denis Quirke, Dolly Hennessy, Catherine Ann Fitzpatrick, Michael Buckley, Kit Leach, Tom Francis, Eddie Holly, Peg Werkman, Michael McMahon, Nora Flynn, Mary Angela Harnett, Mick Barrett. Moyvane Mass; Friday 5th at 7.30pm for Bridget O’Brien and the 11 am mass on Sat. 6th is for Parishioners; Sat 6th feast of Baptism of our Lord mass at 7.30 for Bridget Holly, Emma and her husband Jack also for Johnny Holly and all deceased of the Holly Family of the Village; Sunday 7th at 11am Mass for Donal Cunningham, his sister Breda and her husband, Andy Thomas. Knockanure Mass; Sat. 6th, at 10am, special intention and Sunday 7th at 10am for Theresa and Michael Bambury.