Bereavement notices for Cavan and Monaghan

Death and Funeral Notices

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

William (Bill) COFFEY

Drumbarkey Road, Cootehill, Cavan

Formerly of Killonan, Co. Limerick

Bill died in Cavan General Hospital

Predeceased by his siblings Eamonn & Ann.

Sadly missed by his sister Mary, brother Donie, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Rest in Peace.

Reposing in Griffin's Funeral Home on Saturday, September 25th, from 1pm, for family and close friends only,.

Prayer service at 2pm followed by private Burial.

The capacity of the Funeral Home is limited to 50%.

Please observe current Covid-19 restrictions regarding attendance at funerals.

Messages of sympathy may be expressed through our website: or by post to Griffin’s Funeral Home.

Phelim Cusack

15 St. Phelim's Place, Cavan Town, Cavan

Phelim Cusack, 15 St. Phelim's Place, Cavan, Friday, September 17th 2021, suddenly, at his home. Predeceased by his parents Tommy & Eileen, brother Eamonn & his nephew Paul. Phelim will be sadly missed by his sisters Monica, Bernie, Teresa, Pauline & Ria, his brothers Pat, Gerry & Hugh, brothers in law, sisters in law, nephews, nieces, all his extended family & a wide circle of friends.

May He Rest In Peace.

Phelim's remains will leave the Mc Mahon Funeral Home, Farnham Rd, Cavan, on Wednesday morning at 11am, travelling via Wolfe Tone St (Barrack Hill) & will arrive at the Cathedral of Saints Patrick & Felim, Cavan, for Funeral Mass at 11.30am. Burial afterwards in St Aidan's Cemetery, Butlersbridge. Those standing along the route are asked to observe social distancing guidelines. The Cusack family would like to thank you for your cooperation & understanding at this sad time. Funeral Mass can be viewed live at

Eden Ray Heaslip

Killynanum, Carrickaboy, Cavan

Eden Ray Heaslip, Killynanum, Carrickaboy, Co. Cavan, Monday, September 20th. Beloved youngest son of Raymond and Maggie and dear brother of Chloe and Finn. Sadly missed by his heartbroken parents, sister, brother, grandmother Bridie McGovern, uncles, aunts, cousins, relatives and many friends.

House private until further notice.

Funeral arrangements later.

Sean McConnell

Railway Road, Killeshandra, Cavan

Sean McConnell, Railway Road, Killashandra and formerly Doogarry and London. Peacefully at the Breffni Care Centre, Ballyconnell. Deeply regretted by his brothers Tommy and Frank, sisters Liz and Mary, sister-in-law Ellie, brother-in-law Peter, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May He Rest In Peace.

Reposing at Lawlors Funeral Home, Ernehill, Belturbet on Wednesday evening from 6pm until 8pm please adhere to all social distance guidelines. Removal from the funeral home on Thursday morning to arrive at St Patrick's Church, Kilnavart for Funeral Mass at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Jack Meehan

Knocktemple, Virginia, Cavan / Kells, Meath

Late of Crannaghtown, Fordstown. Suddenly at his home. Predeceased by his parents John and Joan, brother Cathal and sister Mary. Sadly missed by his loving family sons Sean and Conor, daughter Laura, brother Pat, sisters Jane and Terri, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, godchildren Charline and Danny, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and a wide circle of friends.

Rest in Peace.

Reposing at his home (A82WR44) on Thursday, 23rd September, from 3pm to 9pm. House private at all other times. Removal from his home on Friday morning, 24th September, arriving at Church of Christ the King, Cortown for 12 noon Funeral Mass, with burial afterwards in Cortown Cemetery.

The Funeral Mass will be streamed live on Muldoon Murphy's Facebook page and the recording can be viewed after via Youtube.

Valerij Mikulskij

20 Dartry Park, Cootehill, Cavan

The death has occurred of Valerij Mikulskij, 20 Dartry Park, Cootehill, Co.Cavan, September 19th 2021 suddenly. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving family, his loving wife Loreta, Son Richard, Daughter Greta and extended family.

May He Rest In Peace.

Due to Government + HSE restrictions Valerij funeral service will be limited to 50 people. Those who would like to attend but cannot do so may leave a message for the family in the condolence section below please. Reposing at Mullen's Funeral Home, Cootehill, Co. Cavan this Wednesday evening from 6.00pm to 8.00pm. Removal leaving Mullen's Funeral Home this Thursday afternoon at 2.30pm to arrive at Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan for 3.30pm funeral service followed by cremation. No flowers please.

Link to Lakelands Crematorium Cavan

and click on live stream. The password is Lakelandsfuneral2021

Helen Martin (née McCabe)

Lattylanigan, Carrickmacross, Monaghan

The death has occurred of Helen Martin (née McCabe). Lattylanigan, Carrickmacross, 18th September 2021. Suddenly, at her home. Predeceased by her beloved husband Adrian. Sadly missed and remembered with love by her heartbroken family, her children Dermot & Adriana, her mother Kate, the extended McCabe & Martin families, relatives, friends & neighbours.



No flowers please, donations in lieu, if desired, to a charity of your choice.

Helen will repose at Lonergan Funeral Directors Funeral Home, among family and close friends, on Saturday, 25th September, from 12pm until 2pm. Please continue to follow HSE & government guidelines, wear face coverings & observe social distancing.

Helen's Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Joseph's Church, Carrickmacross, on Saturday, 25th September, at 3:30pm, followed by burial in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Carrickmacross. In accordance with most recent guidelines the capacity of the church is limited to 50%.

To view the Funeral Mass via the webcam click on the link

There will be an opportunity for the community to pay their respects by lining the route, in a socially distanced manner, as Helen's funeral cortège leaves Lonergan Funeral Directors Funeral Home on Saturday at 3:15pm proceeding on foot to St. Joseph's Church.

Martin McCaul

Killyfargy, Scotshouse, Monaghan

Martin McCaul, Killyfargy, Scotshouse, County Monaghan. (Suddenly) at the Mater Hospital, Dublin 17/9/21. Deeply regretted by his brothers, Oliver, P.J. Sean and Paul, his sisters Mary, Kathleen and Noreen, brothers in law, sisters in law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

May he rest In Peace.

Remains Reposing at his residence Thursday (23rd) from 8.30pm until Removal on Friday (24th) to arrive at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Scotshouse for Funeral Mass at 1pm. Burial immediately afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Please adhere to Covid Protocol.

Margaret Toal (née Kearney)


Toal (nee Kearney) Armagh, 21st September 2021, peacefully at home in the loving care of her family, Margaret beloved wife of the late Brendan (RIP) and loving mother to John, Malachy and Selena, 9 Drumarg Park BT604AQ. Margaret's remains will repose at her late home until removal on Thursday at 10.00am to St Patrick's Cathedral for 11.00am Requiem Mass, burial afterwards in St Patrick's cemetery. St Martin de Porres pray for her. Very deeply regretted by her sorrowing Sons, daughter, son in law, Paul, daughters in law, Dympna and Patricia, grandchildren, great grandchildren, brother Joseph, sister Patricia, brothers in law, sisters in law, nephews, nieces and entire family circle. Due to the on going situation the wake, mass and burial will be a gathering of family and close friends. Mass can be viewed on line at

Annie Wilson (née McCarter)

1 Glenview Heights, killygoan, Monaghan Town, Monaghan

Peacefully on Monday, 20th September 2021, at home, in the loving care of her devoted family. Beloved wife of the late Tommy. Resting at her home until removal on Thursday, 23rd September, at 1.20pm, for Funeral Service in Ballyalbany Presbyterian Church, Monaghan, at 2pm. Interment afterwards in the adjoining Churchyard. House is private.

The funeral service may be viewed live on Ballyalbany Church You Tube Channel.

Family flowers only. Donations in memory of Annie, if so desired, to Cavan-Monaghan Palliative Care, (Cheques made payable to same), c/o Conly Funeral Directors, Ballybay, Co.Monaghan or any family member.

Annie will be dearly missed by her daughter Myrtle, sons Norman and Nigel, daughter-in-law Jill, also her cherished grandchildren Norma, David, Geoffrey, Joanne, Nicole, Lee and Callum, great-grandchildren, brothers Tommy and Bobby, sister Sarah (Williamson), sister-in-law Ada, nieces, nephews and the entire family circle. Predeceased by her daughter-in-law Mary.

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

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.

* To read the previous bereavement notices, click HERE