Today's Mayo death and funeral notices

The following are Friday's death and funeral notices for Mayo.

May the gentle souls of the deceased rest in peace.

Sympathy is tendered to the bereaved families on their loss.


Billy Coen, Oakwood Drive, Lower Bunree Road, Ballina. Peacefully in the loving care of the staff at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Ballina.

Deeply regretted by his loving sisters Josie, Breege, Martha and Rosaleen, brothers Denny, Kevin, Patrick and Vinnie, in-laws, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

May His Gentle Soul Rest In Peace.

Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina on Saturday from 12 p.m. with removal at 1 p.m. to arrive to St. Muredach’s Cathedral for Mass of the Resurrection at 1:30 p.m. with burial afterwards to Leigue Cemetery, Ballina. Funeral Mass will be live streamed at House private please.


The death has occurred suddenly, at Mayo University Hospital, Castlebar, of Anthony Corrigan, formerly of London, Bunnafolly Doohoma and most recently a resident of The Sacred Heart Nursing Home Castlebar.

Predeceased by his parents John and Annie, brothers Tommy, Michael and Jack.

Anthony will be sadly missed by his heartbroken family, his sister Mary Woods (Castlebar) and her husband Terry, his brother Marty (Adare Limerick) and his wife Ellen, his brother Padraig (Bunnafolly) and sister Maggie (Melbourne Australia).

Deeply regretted by his nephews, nieces and a large circle of family and friends. Anthony will be missed by all of the wonderful staff of the sacred heart nursing home.

The Funeral will arrive at St Pius X Church, Doohoma on Saturday at 1 o'clock, with burial afterwards in Doohoma Cemetery.


Nellie Cunnane (née Burke), Moycullen and St. Mary’s Road, Galway, formerly Knock. Peacefully in the wonderful care of the staff at Moycullen Nursing Home.

Beloved wife of the late Tom and much-loved mother of Dolores, Angela, Joseph, Dympna, Tom, Paul, Regina, Aileen, Grace and the late Jack. Deeply mourned and sadly missed by her sons and daughters and their partners, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at the O’Flaherty Funeral Parlour, Munster Avenue on Friday, October 22, from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Requiem Mass on Saturday, October 23, at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Church, Presentation Road.

Funeral after Mass to Knock Cemetery to arrive at 1.30 p.m. approximately.

Livestream link for Mass:


The death has occurred of Fr. Seamus Egan, (Columban Fathers), St. Columban's, Dalgan Park, Navan and late of Ballybrehony, Claremorris and Chile missions. October 21, 2021, peacefully in the loving care of the staff of St. Columban's Retirement Home, Navan.

Fr. Seamus, predeceased by his parents James and Mary; sisters Philomena and Margaret (Peg) and nephew Paul Mc Commiskey. Very deeply regretted by his brothers Fr. Pat (Columban Fathers), Martin, John, Dan and Gerard; his sisters Mary, Catherine, Bernadette, Ita (New Foundland), Nuala and Josephine (Baltimore U.S.A); sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews,grandnieces, grandnephews, extended family, Columban family and friends.

May Fr. Seamus Rest in Peace

Due to current restrictions. A Private Funeral Mass will take place this Saturday in St. Columban's, at 11 a.m. followed by burial in the Community Cemetery.


Margaret Gallagher (née Flynn), Laveymanor and formerly of Cloonweema and Ballintadder, Charlestown. Suddenly, at Mayo University Hospital.

Predeceased by her husband James, sadly missed by her loving family daughters Ann (Freyne) and Mona (Curry), sons Michael, John, James, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam

Reposing at the Horkan Funeral Home, Charlestown, on Saturday evening from 6.30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Removal on Sunday at 12.30pm to St James' Church, Carracastle, via Cloonweema, for funeral Mass at 1 p.m. followed by burial in Carracastle Cemetery. The Mass can be viewed live on


Michael Geraghty, Barrack South, Clogher, Belmullet, peacefully at the Mayo University Hospital, Castlebar on October 20, 2021.

Predeceased by his father Vincent. Beloved son of Annie and dear brother of Bridie Frehill (New Jersey, U.S.A.), Ann Delaney (New Jersey, U.S.A.) and Vincent (New Jersey, U.S.A.). He will be sadly missed by his heartbroken family - brothers-in-law Liam and Dan, sister-in-law Danielle, nieces and nephews Ryan, Conor, Megan, Ben, Julia and Michael, aunt Mary Togher (Drumreagh, Clogher, Belmullet), uncle Martin Geraghty (Australia), cousins, relatives, neighbours and many friends.

May His Gentle Soul Rest in Peace

Remains will arrive at the Church of the Holy Family, Carne, Belmullet, on Monday for Funeral Mass at 12 noon, followed by burial in Cross Cemetery.


Chris Hunt, October 21, 2021, Dublin, late of Achill Sound and formerly of Tallaght Community College, peacefully, at home surrounded by his loving family.

Deeply regretted by his wife Helen (Nellie) and sons John and Paul, daughter-in-law Nina, grandchildren Sophie and Philip, sister-in-law Phil, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours, and friends.

May Chris Rest in Peace

Reposing at Massey Bros. Funeral Home, Templeogue Village this Friday evening from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Removal on Saturday morning to St Pius X Church arriving for 10 a.m Requiem Mass with burial thereafter to Rahoon Cemetery, Co. Galway arriving for approximately 1.30 p.m.


Sean Ussher, Dowagh West, Cross, Claremorris, and formerly of Killascobe, Terenure and Stamullen. Peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family. October 21, 2021.

Predeceased by his wife Eileen and baby son Sean David and son in law Aidan. Deeply regretted by his beloved wife Anne, his children Michael, Marian, Jimmy, Pauline and step daughter Nora, daughters in law Eimear and Sandra, sons in law Rory, Frank and Karl, his sisters Vera, Eileen and his brother Noel, his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, relatives and friends.

May his gentle soul rest in peace

Reposing at his home Friday, October 22, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Due to Covid restrictions and HSE restrictions, please wear a face covering and avoid shaking hands. Removal from his home at 10.30 a.m. on Saturday, October 23, for Mass at 11 a.m. in St. Mary of the Rosary Church, Cong with burial afterwards in Lisloughrey Cemetery, Cong.