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 on their loss.


Michéal (Mick) Brady, Curragh, Castlebar and late of Newport Road, Castlebar, unexpectedly, at his residence.

Predeceased by his father and mother, Michael and Kathleen and his sister Kathleen. Micheál is sadly missed by his loving family, daughters Leah and Isla and their mother Jackie, brother Paraic, sisters Eilish and Máirín, sister-in-law, brothers in law, nieces, nephews, grand-nephew and his extended family and friends.

Remains reposing at Coady’s Funeral Home, Castlebar (F23 WY62) on Wednesday from 6 with removal at 7.30 p.m. to the Church of the Holy Rosary, Castlebar. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11.30 a.m. followed by burial afterwards in Castlebar Old Cemetery.


Micheál Duffy, Drummin, Westport.

Micheál Duffy, Westport.

Predeceased by his wife Julia and daughter Regina. Sadly missed by his sons and daughters-in-law, Martin, Patrick, Ligia and Sian, daughter Adele and partner Michael, grandchildren, brother, sister, sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives,neighbours and a large circle of friends.

Reposing at his residence with removal on Tuesday morning to St. Mary's Church, Drummin, for Mass at 11o'cock with burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery.


Sean Forde, New Circular Road, Sligo and late of Laherdane, Ballina, suddenly in Galway.

Sean Forde, Ballina. Photo by Seán Feehily

Dearly loved husband of Patricia and father of Lorraine (France), Caroline (Sligo) and Barry (Galway). Predeceased by his baby infant son Darren. Sadly missed by his loving wife and family, brother Michael (Bermuda), sister Marian Landers (Waterford), daughter-in-law Ann, cherished grandchildren Seán and Ava, Lorraine’s fiancé Claud, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and many friends.

Reposing at Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo (F91EH98) on Monday from 5.30 until 7 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated in St. Anne’s Church, Sligo, on Tuesday, at 11 a.m.

Private cremation will follow.


Fr. Míceál Hastings, Derrymore, Drummin, Westport and Archdiocese of Dublin.

Fr. Míceál Hastings, Westport.

Predeceased by his parents Michael Thady and Mary, infant sibling twins Liam Seosamh and Tadhg Máirtín, sisters Áine (Hayde), Maura (La Comfora), Peigí (McNally) and Maeve (Becker), brothers Liam, Tadhg, Seán and his beloved friend Joan Skelly, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law. Fr. Míceál will be sadly missed by his sisters Sally and Brídjo, brother-in-law Richard, sister-in-law Lil, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends, Archbishop Dermot Farrell and brother priests.

Reposing in Navin's Funeral Home, Westport on Sunday from 4 with removal at 5 p.m. to Drummin Church to arrive at 5.30 p.m. Mass on Monday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Breege Heneghan (née Mulkerrins), Annagh View, Treen, Tourmakeady, and formerly of Camus Co. Galway, peacefully at Mayo University Hospital.

Breege Heneghan, Tourmakeady.

Predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Catherine Mulkerrins, brother Colin Mulkerrins, sister Mary Conneely, brother-in-law Pat Conneely, sisters-in-law Mary Heneghan and Maura Riordan. She will be sadly missed by her loving family, husband Padraic, daughters Marian - Tourmakeady, Carmel (Gerry) Staunton - Chicago, son Vincent (Tina) - Tourmakeady, grandchildren Ciara, Maura, Delia, Niamh (Chicago), Sarah, Emily and Daniel (Tourmakeady) brother Padraig - Dublin, sisters Annie and Cait – Galway, nieces, nephews, neighbours and friends

Reposing at her residence on Sunday evening from 3 until 6 p.m, with removal on Monday morning to Tourmakeady Church for funeral Mass at 11 a.m., followed by burial in Churchfield Cemetery.


The death has occurred, unexpectedly at his home in his 99th year, of Michael Mulvey, better known as Mick, Abbey Street, Ballinrobe and formerly of Manor Village, Castlebar and Collacoon, Louisburgh.

Michael (Mick) Mulvey, Louisburgh.

Predeceased by his loving wife Mary Catherine Née Moran, his parents Timothy and Julia née McNamara, his brothers Johnny (Castlebar), Timothy (Chicago), Paddy (Chicago), Tommy Joe (Chicago), Larry (England), Anna (Tralee), his grand daughter Paula Maria Kearns (Ballinrobe), his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law. He will be sadly missed by his sons Michael (Ballinrobe and Germany), Kieran (Louisburgh), his daughter Alma Kearns (Ballinrobe), son-in-law Paul (Ballinrobe) daughter-in-law Gabrielle (Germany), his grand children Tom and Anna (Germany), his sister Mary Ball (Tooreen Lodge, Louisburgh), nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Mick will repose in Navin's Funeral Home, Mill Street, Westport, on Thursday from 5 with removal at 6.30 p.m. to St. Patrick's Church, Louisburgh, arriving at 7.15 p.m. Mick will be laid to rest in Kilgeever Cemetery, after 11 a.m. Funeral Mass on Friday.


Joseph O'Boyle, Cooneal, Ballina, peacefully, in the care of the staff of the Moyview Nursing Home.

Joseph O'Boyle, Ballina.

Predeceased by his wife Bridie, his grandson David, brothers Vincent and Val, sisters Rosaleen and Evelyn. Sadly missed by his family; Geraldine, Angela, Kevin, Jacqueline, Raymond, Brendan, Nuala and John; sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren; brother Benedict, sister Angela, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Lynn's funeral home, Killala, on Monday from 6 with removal at 8 p.m. to St Patrick's church, Killala, for prayer reception. Mass in St Patrick's church, Killala on Tuesday at 12 noon, followed by burial in Lisheen cemetery.


Tom O'Connor, Creeveshill, Irishtown, passed away in his 79th year at Mayo University Hospital.

Tom O'Connor, Irishtown.

Predeceased by his parents Julia and John, sisters Teresa, Jane and Mary, brother Seamus. Sadly missed by his brother Sean (Leeds), nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing in Carey's Funeral Home, Ballindine, on Wednesday evening from 5 with removal at 6.30 p.m. to the Church of the Holy Family, Irishtown. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11 a.m. Burial afterwards in Irishtown Cemetery.


Michael McNeely (better known as Mickie Austin), Glenmask, Tourmakeady, suddenly and peacefully in Galway University Hospital, with his heartbroken and devastated family and neighbours by his side.

Michael McNeely, Tourmakeady.

Predeceased by his son Michael Martin and his parents Austin and Julia McNeely. Deeply Regretted by his loving family, wife Annie May (nee Lydon), daughter Nora, son-in-law Mark, cherished grandchildren Jack and Kyla, sister Mary (Duffy), brothers-in-law, Michael Duffy and Pat Lydon, nieces, nephews, godchildren, extended family, friends, and neighbours

Removal on Monday morning to Killawalla Church (F28YO62) for Mass at 1:30 p.m. Burial afterwards in Killawalla Cemetery.