John O'Mahony will be laid to rest on Thursday

FUNERAL details have been announced for the late former Mayo TD and football manager John O'Mahony, who died at the weekend.

He will be laid to rest in Ballaghaderreen on Thursday afternoon.

John, who was a native of Kilmovee, will be reposing at his home, ‘Tower House’, Market Street, Ballaghaderreen, tomorrow Tuesday (4-8 p.m.) and Wednesday (3-6 p.m). House private at all other times please.

Removal will take place on Wednesday for prayers at 8 p.m. in the Cathedral of the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary and St. Nathy, Ballaghaderreen.

Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated in the cathedral on Thursday at 12 midday, after which John will be laid to rest in Kilcolman Cemetery.

The funeral Mass will be livestreamed via

Tributes are continuing to pour in for a man who was a true champion of the people he served, both on the sporting field and in political life.