Bereavement notices for Cavan

Death and Funeral Notices

It is with regret that we note the deaths in our community over the past few days, as reported on

Elizabeth Briody (née Gibney)

Aughavains, Loch Gowna, Cavan

Briody, (nee Gibney), Elizabeth, (Aughavains, Loch Gowna, Co. Cavan), Tuesday 20th July 2021, peacefully at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of Patsy, pre-deceased by her daughter Kathleen Bouchier, daughter-in-law Margaret, brothers; Tom, Pat, James, John and sister, MaryAnn Mooney. Much loved mother of Padraig, Seamus, Anna (McGahern), Thomas, Elizabeth (Shannon), Sean and Brendan, daughters-in-law; Annemarie, Sheila, Patsie, Vera and Mags, sons-in-law; Mel, Pat and Aidan, brother-in-law Jimmy, sisters-in-law; Maureen, Kathleen and Nora, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces and extended family members.

May her gentle soul rest in peace.

Due to current restrictions and guidelines, Elizabeth's requiem Mass will be private to family. Her funeral cortege will leave her home at 11.45am on Friday 23rd July to arrive at the Church of the Holy Family, Loch Gowna, for 12 noon, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Those who would have liked to offer their condolences may do so below. For live streaming follow :

Cissie Annie Clarke (née Lynch)

Knockateggart, Stradone, Cavan

Cissie Annie Clarke (nee Lynch) Knockateggart, Stradone, Co.Cavan. Died 19th July 2021, suddenly at Cavan General hospital surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her husband John, brothers Eugene (Janey) and John. Deeply regretted by her loving family Geraldine, Sean, Eileen, Fiona and Mairead, her adored grandchildren James, Grace, Shane, Tommy, Conor, Ava and Emily. Sadly missed by her sister Gretta Smith (Drung) brothers Pat (Longford) and Mikey (Doureagh), Son-inlaw Stephen,Daughter-in-law Marie,nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives, neighbours and many friends.

May She Rest in Peace.

Reposing at her home on Wednesday, for family, neighbours and close friends.

Removal on Thursday morning at 11.30am to St.Michael's Church, Clifferna arriving at 12 noon for Funeral Mass and burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

House Private on Thursday morning to family and friends please.

Due to current HSE and government guidelines funeral will be private to family please, those standing along the route to pay their final respects to Cissie are asked to adhere to social distancing.

A link will be posted here later to view the funeral mass on line.

Mary Ellen Crowe (née Gumley)

Ballymagovern, Ballinamore, Leitrim / Ballinagh, Cavan

Peacefully, at her residence, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her sons Francis and Christopher. Sadly missed by her husband Chris, sons and daughters Maria, Anne, Rosemary, Oliver, Geraldine and Stephen, her many grandchildren, sons-in-law and daughters-in-law John, Chris, Tereza, Aidan and Therese, brothers Michael, Barney and Tom, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Rest In Peace.

Reposing at her residence until removal on Wednesday morning to arrive at St Patrick's Church, Kilnavart, for funeral Mass at 11am, restricted to family and close friends, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House strictly private, please. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if so desired, to Cancer Research c/o Gorby Funeral Directors, Newtowngore.

Neighbours and friends are very welcome to line the route, in a safe and socially distanced manner, as a mark of respect.

Betty McMahon (née Brady)

Tullyco, Cootehill, Cavan

Suddenly at her residence. Recently deceased by her husband Stephen. Sadly missed and will be lovingly remembered by her daughter Pamela, sister Margaret Smith, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, neighbours, relatives and friends.

Rest in Peace

Funeral Arrangements Later.

Sean Murray

6 Canal Bank Walk, Ballyconnell, Cavan / Aghadrumsee, Fermanagh

The death has occurred of Sean Murray, 6 Canal Bank Walk, Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan and late of Aghadrumsee, Co. Fermanagh, 20th July 2021, in his 60th year, peacefully at S.W.A.H., Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh surrounded by his loving family and close friends. Sean, deeply regretted by his loving daughter Kim, James and son Sean, Vicky, his adored granddaughter Niamh and sister Geraldine. Predeceased by his brother Noel and parents Patrick and Margaret. Sean will be sadly missed by his many friends and relatives.


Reposing at 17 Canal Bank Walk, Ballyconnell from Tuesday, 20th July, family only, house private. A wake will be held on Wednesday, 21st July, house open to close friends and family between 4.00pm & 8.00pm. Removal Thursday, 22nd July, at 1.30pm for Funeral Service at 3.00pm at Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan followed by private cremation. Sean's funeral cortege will travel through Ballyconnell from the Derrylin side on its route to Lakelands Crematorium. Friends and neighbours are welcome to line the route in a safe and socially distanced manner.

For those who wish to leave a message of condolence for any of the above families, you may do so on the condolence section of

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The management and staff of The Anglo-Celt wish to extend their deepest sympathies to the relatives and friends of the deceased. May they rest in peace.