The late Marcus Keane, Ballintubber

Today's Mayo death and funeral notices

THE following are today's Mayo death and funeral notices.

May the gentle souls of the deceased rest in peace.

Sympathy is extended to the bereaved families.


Marcus Keane, Ballintubber

Marcus Keane, Luffertaun, Ballintubber.

Predeased by his son Gary and brother Nial.

Deeply regretted by his loving wife Mary, sons Séan and David, daughters Sarah and Ruth, brother Séan, sister Barbara, grandchildren, Oisín and Grace, daughers-in-law Sue and Amy, son- in-law Daire, nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.

Remains reposing at Ballintubber Resource Centre on Thursday evening from 5 o’clock until 8 o’clock.

Private removal from his family home on Friday morning for Mass at 12 noon in Ballintubber Abbey, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Mary Leach, Charlestown

Mary Leach, Carn, Charlestown.

She is deeply regretted by her husband Sean, daughter Siobhan, sons Mark, John and Paul, sister, brothers, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives, neighbors and friends.

Mary will repose at the Horkan Funeral Home, Charlestown, on Friday evening from 5.30 to 7.30 p.m. with removal to St Patrick’s Church, Bushfield, arriving at 8 p.m.

Funeral Mass on Saturday at 12 o clock followed by burial in Bushfield Cemetery.


Douglas (Doug) McManus, Swinford

Douglas (Doug) McManus, Retired Comdt., late of Circular Road, Swinford, and Galway City.

Predeceased by his brother Fr. Denis C.S.Sp., he will be fondly missed by his sister Rhona (Navan), brothers Ray (San Diego) and Vincent (New York) and by his sister-in-law Ann, nephews John and Paul (San Francisco and Chicago), relatives and a large circle of loyal and devoted friends in particularly Marita and Ger, Paddy and Finola and Helen and Dave whose extraordinary support he appreciated so much.

Reposing at 'An Teaghlach Uillinn’ Nursing Home, Church Road, Moycullen (H91 RW96) on Thursday, from 6.30 to 8.00 p.m.

Requiem Mass on Friday at 11 a.m. at St. Patrick's Garrison Church, Renmore, Galway (H91 E22C) with burial afterwards in Kilconduff Cemetery, Swinford, to arrive at 3 p.m. approximately. Family flowers only please. Donations (if desired) to the Galway Hospice.


Mary Broderick, Swinford

Mary Broderick (née Thornton), “Rhylyn,” Ballintemple, Castlegar, Co. Galway, and late of Swinford.

Beloved wife of Tommie, and sister of the late Eddie, she will be sadly missed by her daughters Maura, Orla and Niamh, sons Sean and Gerry, sister Breege, Patsy, Theresa, brother Benny, grandchildren, T.J., Diarmuid, Liam, Fionán, Naofa and Nollaig, daughters-in-law Elaine and Orla, sons-in-law Andy, John and Shane, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at The Holy Family Funeral Home, Mervue, on Thursday, from 5.30 until 7 p.m.

Mass on Friday at 11 a.m. in St. Columba’s Church, Castlegar, with burial afterwards in afterwards to Killeen Cemetery. Family flowers only, by request, donations, if desired, to Galway Hospice.


Catherine Defaux, Louisburgh

Catherine Defaux (née Carney), Paris, France, and Louisburgh.

Beloved wife of Michel and much loved mother of Claire, Thomas and Céline.

Predeceased by her father Thomas and brother Paul, she will be greatly missed by her family, her mother Eileen, brothers Michael, John, Tomás and Ciaran, sister Celine, granddaughter Eva, sons and daughters-in-law, sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Funeral arrangements to be announced later.


James Ralph, Ballina

James (Jimmy) Ralph, "St Judes," Ardnaree, Ballina.

Jimmy was predeceased by his wife Beryl, son Eamonn and daughters Ann and Mary.

He is survived by his son Seán (Dublin), daughters Renée (Maynooth) and Maree (Maynooth), grandchildren James, Alan, Vivienne and Georgina, daughter-in-law Sheila, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at McGowan's Funeral Home, Ballina on Thursday evening from 6.30 p.m. with removal at 8 p.m. to St. Muredach's Cathedral, Ballina.

Requiem Mass on Friday morning at 11 a.m. with funeral proceeding to Leigue Cemetery, Ballina.


John Bourke, Ballyheane

John Bourke, Bridgeway Street, Camden, London, and late of Knockmoyleen, Ballyheane, Castlebar.

Predeceased by his parents the late Paddy and Mai, he is sadly missed by his loving family, sisters Mary, Patricia, Anne, Carmel, Breda and Evelyn, brothers Pauric and Tommy, brothers-in-law Tony (King), Tom (Walsh), Willie (Elliott), Michael (Sheridan), Aidan (Buckley) and Willie (Faherty), sister-in-law Mary, aunt Kathleen (Kelly, Kilmaine), nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends at home and in Camden.

Remains reposing at Ballyheane Community Centre on Saturday evening from 5 p.m. with removal at 7 p.m. to St. Patrick's Church, Ballyheane.

Funeral Mass on Sunday at 1 p.m. with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Anthony (Tony) Munnelly, Doohoma

Anthony (Tony) Munnelly of Milton Keynes and formerly of Doohoma Head.

All who knew him are invited by the family to attend the Remembrance Mass to be held on Saturday at 12 noon in Doohoma Church followed by the burial of the ashes in Doohoma Cemetery.


Patrick Joseph Harte, Bofeenaun

The funeral arrangements for Patrick Joseph Harte, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, and formerly of Derryfadda, Bofeenaun, Ballina, are as follows.

Patrick will repose at the home of his daughter Ann Marie Harte, 50 Cois Abhainn, Turlough Road, Castlebar, F23 XR90, on Saturday evening from 6 to 8 p.m.

Funeral will arrive at St. Mary's Church, Bofeenaun, on Sunday at 1.45 p.m. for Funeral Mass at 2 p.m. with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Joseph (Joe) Fahey, Brickens

Joseph (Joe) Fahey, Cappamore, Clonown, and formerly of Kilnock, Brickens, Claremorris

He is regretted by his heartbroken wife Catherine (née Shine), brother Francis, niece Maria, her mother Úna, sisters in law, brothers in law, relatives, neighboursand& friends.

Reposing at St. Brigid's Funeral Home, Brideswell, (N37 EK88), this evening (Wednesday) with removal at 6.45 p.m. to Our Lady of the Wayside Church, Clonown, arriving at 7.30 p.m.

Mass of the resurrection on Thursday 11 o'clock, followed by burial in Clonown Cemetery.


Eamon Gallagher, Westport

Eamon Gallagher, Derrykillew, Liscarney, Westport

Predeceased by his father John, he is deeply regretted by his loving mother Kathleen, brother Seamus, sister Eileen Coyne (Lettergesh, Renvyle), brother-in-law Martin Coyne, aunts, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at McGing's Funeral Home, Westport, this evening (Wednesday) from 6 p.m. with removal at 7:30 p.m. to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Cushlough.

Requiem Mass on Thursday at 12 noon followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.


Michael Kelly, Crossmolina

Michael Kelly, 2 Cois Abhainn, Ballina Street, Crossmolina, and formerly of Cloonfinish, Swinford.

Reposing at Leonard's Funeral Home, Lahardane, this evening (Wednesday) from 6 p.m. with removal at 8 p.m. to St. Patrick's Church Lahardane.

Funeral Mass on Thursday at 12 noon and burial afterwards in Addergoole Cemetery.