Martin Kelly, RIP

We pray for Martin Kelly, San Mateo, California and formerly of Tonlegee, Kildysart, Co. Clare who died on 7 November, 2020.

May the Lord grant Martin eternal rest and console his wife Teresa (née Sheedy) his family Raymond and Martina, brothers Michael (Tonlegee), Seán (Coolmeen), sisters-in-law Bridget & Bridie, son-in-law Darren, grandchildren Hannah, Catherine, Ronan and Domonic, and many nieces, nephews and friends and all who loved him.

Martin’s Requiem Mass will be celebrated in St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, San Mateo, California on Saturday, November 14th 2020.

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Tom Pender RIP

We pray for Tom Pender, Boloughera who died on 10 November, 2020.

Tom was predeceased by his parents Michael and Mary and his brother Michael.

May the Lord grant him eternal rest and console his brother Jack, his sister Mary Quinlivan, his sisters-in-law Mary and Margaret, his nieces Andrea, Bridgee, Mary, Patricia, Erin, Michelle and Suzanne, his nephew Michael, his grandnieces, grandnephews and all who loved him.

Tom’s funeral Mass (family only) will be celebrated in St Mary’s Church, Cranny at 11am on Friday followed by burial in Kilchreest.

Tom’s months mind Mass will be celebrated in St Mary’s Church, Cranny at 7pm on Saturday, 19 December.

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Michael Breen, RIP

We pray for Michael Breen, Newmarket-on-Fergus and previously of Moyfadda who died on 6 November, 2020.

Michael was predeceased by his sister Angela and brother Patrick.

May the Lord grant him eternal rest and console his wife Nuala, daughter Àine, son Conor, sisters Maura, Susan, Eileen and Ann, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, nephews, nieces, friends and all who formed part of his circle of love and care.

Michael’s funeral Mass (family only) will be celebrated in Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Newmarket-On-Fergus, this Monday (9th November) at 12 noon followed by burial in Lemenagh cemetery.

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Sr Bridget, RIP

We pray for Sr Bridget Quinlivan Kilmurry McMahon who died in Clacton-on-Sea, England. 

May the Lord grant her eternal rest and console her Community her sister in law Mary her nephews Paddy and John, Carrowreagh West, her nieces Mary & Patricia, other nieces, grand nieces, grand nephews and all who loved her.

Sr Bridget lived 73 years in religious life as a Sister of Mercy.

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Teresa Sheerin Ryan, RIP

We pray for Teresa Sheerin Ryan, Kilmaley, Ennisg and Cranny who died on 8 September, 2020.

May the Lord grant her eternal rest and console her children & all who loved her.

Teresa’s Funeral Mass will be celebrated in Ennis Cathedral at 3pm on Friday 11 September (family and close friends only).

The Mass may be viewed on Ennis parish webcam

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Breda Fitzpatrick, RIP

We pray for Breda Fitzpatrick (née Shannon), Kilmihil and Kilmurry McMahon who died on 25 August 2020.

Breda was predeceased by her husband Seán.

May the Lord grant her eternal rest and console her son Michael, her daughters Maeve (O’ Neill, Erribul), Catherine (Corry, Coolmeen) and Rita, her daughter-in-law Josephine, her sons-in-law Seán and Senan, her grandchildren and all who loved her.

Funeral Mass for family and friends will be celebrated  in St Michael’s Church, Kilmihil at 12noon on Thursday.

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John Normoyle, RIP

We pray for John Normoyle, Newbridge, Coolmeen who died on 14 July 2020.

May the Lord grant John eternal rest and console his family John Noel, Anne-Marie and Patsy, his son in law, Brendan, his daughters-in-law Michelle and Tina, his grandchildren, nephews, nieces and all who knew and loved him.

John’s funeral Mass will be celebrated in St Benedict’s Church, Coolmeen at 11am on Friday followed by burial in Kilmurry McMahon cemetery.

John’s months mind Mass will be celebrated in St Benedict’s Church, Coolmeen on Wednesday, 19 August at 8pm.

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Mary Lynch , RIP

We pray for Mary (May) Browne (née Lynch), Moohane, Newmarket-on-Fergus who died on 17 June 2020.

My the Lord grant her eternal rest and console her parents Bridie and Haulie, her husband Michael, daughters Bernadette, Rosemary, and Majella, sons-in-law Damien and David, brothers Jim and Pat, sister Breeda, sisters-in-law Mary and Deirdre, Aunts and Uncles, her grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and all who knew and lover her.

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Anne Callinan, RIP

We pray for Anne Callinan (née Hanrahan),  Birrinfadda who died on 13 June, 2020.

May the Lord grant her eternal rest and be close to her special daughter Caroline, her cousins, her neighbours, friends and all who loved her.

Anne’s funeral Mass (family only) will be celebrated in St Mary’s Church, Cranny at 11am on Tuesday followed by burial in Kilmurry McMahon.

May she rest in peace.

Anne’s month’s mind Mass will be celebrated in St Mary’s Church, Cranny on Saturday, 11 July at 8pm.

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John Coffey, RIP

We pray for John Coffey, Carrowreagh West, Cranny who died on 23 May, 2020.

May the Lord grant John eternal rest and console his brothers Michael and Christy, his sister-in-law Bridget, his nephew John, his loving cousins Theresa, Ita and Kitty, extended family, relatives and friends and all who loved him.

John’s funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11am on Monday, 25 May at St Mary’s Church, Cranny.

John’s funeral Mass may be viewed here

http://funeralslive.ie/john-coffey/

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Mary Anne Casey, RIP

We pray for Mary Anne Casey, (née Corry) (Limerick and formerly of Cranny) who died on 7 May, 2020.

Mary Anne was predeceased by her husband Tommie and her daughter-in-law Breda. May the Lord grant Mary Anne eternal rest and console her family John, Thomas, Mary (Keane, Kildysart), Geraldine (Dundas), Michael, Josephine and Brid, her daughters-in-law Gabrielle and Helen, sons-in-law Tommy and Andrew, her 17 beloved grandchildren and 7 greatgrandchildren, her brother Michael Corry (Cranny), sister Delia O’ Connor (Sandycove, Dublin), sister-in-law Mollie Cleary, brother-in-law George Casey (both of Clonola, Kildysart), nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

A months mind Mass for Mary Anne will be celebrated in St Michael’s Church, Kildysart on Sunday, 21 June at 11am and will be live-streamed on the Kildysart parish Facebook page.

Mary Anne’s funeral Mass may be viewed on this link

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Anna Cullinane, RIP

We pray for Anna Cullinane (née Nolan),Dooradoyle who died on Good Friday, 2020.

Beloved wife of Michael and treasured mother to Marie (Quinlivan, Cranny, Co. Clare) and Majella (Otago, New Zealand), grandmother to Robbie and also deeply by regretted by sons-in-law Paddy and Andrew, her brother Paddy, sisters Noreen, sister Margaret, brother-in-law Dick and sister-in-law Mary and nephews, nieces and other relatives, friends and neighbours.

May the Lord grant Anna eternal rest and console her family and all who loved her.

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vWe  for Father Joseph Haugh, Doonbeg & Daughnieve, Coolmeen who died on 4 April 2020 aged 88 years

Fr Joe is predeceased by his brothers Senan & Richard and deeply regretted by his brothers John (Castlebar), Fr Gerard (England), Tom (Coolmeen)his sisters Carmel Moloney (Kildysart) Sr Anne (England), family, parishioners & friends.

Fr Joe was a priest of Killaloe Diocese for 63 years.  He was a past pupil of St Flannan’s College, Ennis. He studied for the priesthood at St Patrick’s College, Maynooth and was ordained in Nenagh on June 16th 1957.

His first appointment was on temporary Mission to the Diocese of Brentwood in England and on his return in 1963 he was appointed curate in Kilmaley, Co. Clare.  He moved to Corofin, Co. Clare as curate in July 1978. He was appointed Parish Priest of Cross in July 1989 and in July 1995 he became Parish Priest of Doonbeg. He retired as Parish Priest in July 2008. He was appointed A.P and continued to minister in Doonbeg until 2019.

Faoi bhrat na Maighdine Muire go raibh sé ar feadh na síoraíochta.  

To allow people to pay their respects, the funeral will travel through Doonbeg parish tomorrow, Sunday 5th April, and people invited to stand outside their own houses (ensuring social distancing) as it passes. The approximate times are: Bealaha at 1.20pm, Doonbeg at 1.30pm and Clohanes at 1.40pm.

Fr Joe’s Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday at 12noon and will be streamed live on the Doonbeg Parish Facebook page. Due to the public health emergency attendance at the Funeral Mass will be limited to family.

Fr Haugh’s Funeral Mass

A link to Bishop Monahan’s homily at Fr Joe’s funeral Mass may be found here.

Fr Haugh’s burial

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Johnny Cleary, RIP

We pray for Johnny Cleary, Ballinasheena who died on 31 March, 2020.

May the Lord grant him eternal rest and console his wife Pauline, his family Marie (Cranny), Caroline (Kildysart), Yvonne, Fidelma, Edel and John Paul, sons in law Donie, Ian, Ted, Martin, Kieran, daughter-in-law Cloidhna, his brother Tadhg, sister in law Mary, brother in law Pat, 15 grandchildren and all who loved him

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We pray for Mary Sutton (née Halpin), Clondrina Cranny Co. Clare and formerly of Skerries Co. Dublin who died on 17 March, 2020.

May the Lord grant her eternal rest and console her husband Ken, daughters Roisin, Ferdia and Laoise, her four grandchildren, brothers, sister, nieces, nephews, extended family and large circle of friends and all who loved her.

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We pray for Maeve Murphy (née Ryan) of Knockalough, Kilmihil and Derrynalicka, Kilmurry McMahon who died on 8 March, 2020.

May the Lord grant her eternal rest and console her husband PJ, son Adrian, daughters Rosita, Coriena and Miranda, her grandchildren, brothers Des, Seán, Michael and Fr Oliver and all who loved her.

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Senan Mann, RIP

We pray for Senan Mann, Erribul who died on 14 February, 2020.
May the Lord grant him eternal rest and console all who loved him

Senan will repose at St Benedict’s Church, Coolmeen from 6.30pm to 8pm on Saturday.

His funeral Mass will be celebrated on Sunday at 12.30pm followed by burial in Coolmeen.

Senan’s months mind Mass will be celebrated in St Benedict’s Church, Coolmeen on Sunday 22 March at 9.30am.

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We pray for Michael Grogan, 88, late of Birrinfadda who died on 22 January 22, 2020 in New York.

Michael was predeceased by his siblings, Patrick, Thomas, May, and John. May the Lord grant Michael eternal rest and console his wife, Sarah,  children, Sarah (John) Pallas, and Thomas, David (Katie), and Daniel Grogan, his grandchildren, Ashley, Michael, Noah, Evelyn, Liam, and Claire, his sister, Gertie Casey, his nieces and nephews and all who loved him
 
A months mind Mass will be offered for Michael on Saturday, 22 February at 7pm in St Mary’s Church, Cranny.
 

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Margaret Meaney, RIP

We pray for Margaret Meaney, née Finucane, Newbridge who died on 14 January, 2020.

Predeceased by her husband Joe and daughter Margaret.

May the Lord grant her eternal life and console her family Mary, Claire, John and Joseph, son in law Eugene, daughter in law Bríd, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Margaret will repose at St. Benedict’s Church, Coolmeen (V15 DD71) on Thursday 16th January from 5pm to 8pm. Margaret’s funeral  Mass will be celebrated on Friday  at 12noon followed by burial in Kilmurry McMahon  Cemetery.

Margaret’s months mind Mass will be celebrated in St Benedict’s Church, Coolmeen on Sunday, 16 February at 9.30am.

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Fran Harding, RIP

We pray for Fran Harding, Coolin, and formerly of Arrabeg, Carrig, Co. Tipperary who died on 12 January, 2020.

Predeceased by his son Shay.

May the Lord grant Fran eternal life and console his wife Sarah-Jane, parents Willie & Bridget, his brothers Alan, Declan, Brendan & Colm, sister Eileen, sisters-in-law Jan, Cathy, Connie, Fiona & Siobhain, brothers-in-law Michael, John, Darren, Tim & Keith, nieces, nephews, relatives, friends and neighbours.

Fran will repose on Wednesday at St Benedict’s Church, Coolmeen from 5pm to 7.30pm.
Fran’s funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 11am followed by burial in Drumcliffe Cemetery, Ennis.

Fran’s months mind Mass will be celebrated in St Benedict’s Church, Coolmeen on Friday, 14 February at 7pm.

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We pray  for Mary Hanrahan (née O’Brien) Erribul & Ballymahon Co. Longford who died on 9 January,  2020 in her 94th year.

May the Lord grant Mary eternal rest and console all who loved her.

Mary will repose at Mullingar Hospital Mortuary Chapel on Saturday from 3pm with removal at 5pm to Ballymahon Church.

Mary’s funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11.30am on Sunday in St Matthew’s Church, Ballymahon followed by burial in Kilfidane cemetery, Coolmeen.

Mary’s months mind Mass will be celebrated in St Benedict’s Church, Coolmeen on Sunday, 9 February at 9.30am.

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Rest in Peace 2020