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

Maisie Kemmy (née Rudden)

Navan Road, Dublin / Dublin 7, Dublin / Belturbet, Cavan

KEMMY (née Rudden), (Navan Road, Dublin 7 and late of Belturbet, Co. Cavan) December 18th, 2021 (peacefully) in her ninety-sixth year and in the loving care of the staff at Navan Road Community Unit. Pre-deceased by her beloved husband Pat, her brothers Tommy and Jim and her sister Celia. Sadly missed by her loving children Chris and Patricia, grandchildren Patrick, Gerard, Thomas and Shane, great-grandchildren Dean, Paul, Mia, Pippa and Finn, daughter-in-law Kathleen, son-in-law Tommy, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May She Rest in Peace

Reposing at Cunninghams Funeral Home, Blanchardstown on Tuesday evening (December 21st) between 7pm and 8pm. Removal on Wednesday morning (December 22nd) to the Church of Our Lady Help of Christians, Navan Road arriving for Funeral Mass at 11am followed by burial in Mulhuddart Cemetery.

Maisie’s funeral Mass may be viewed online by following this LINK.

Those who would have liked to attend the funeral; but due to current restrictions cannot, please leave your personal message at

Family flowers only, please.

Fergus Lynch

Knockahista, Cavan / Clontarf, Dublin

The death has occurred of Fergus Lynch, Clontarf, Dublin and late of Knockahista, Cavan. December 16th 2021 suddenly. Predeceased by his father John. Fergus will be very sadly missed by his heartbroken Mother Bridie, brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, all his extended family, neighbours, work colleagues and many friends.

May he rest in peace.

Funeral arrangements later. Family home at Knockahista be will STRICTLY PRIVATE at all times please.

Funeral Arrangements Later.

Patrick (Patsy) McCormack

Drominiskin, Moynalty, Meath / Tierworker, Cavan

Patrick (Patsy) McCormack, Drominiskin, Moynalty, Kells, Co. Meath died 17th Dec. 2021, peacefully at his residence after a short illness in his 96th year. Predeceased by his wife Mai, brothers, Bishop John, Tommy and Peter, sister Bridget. Survived by sons Peter and John, daughters Catherine and Bridget, Bridget's partner John, sisters in law, relatives, friends and neighbours.

May he rest in peace

Reposing at Clarke’s Funeral Home, Bailieborough Sunday from 3pm to 6pm. Removal from his residence Monday morning at 10.40am to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Newcastle for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Moynalty Cemetery. Link to view Mass

Please feel free to leave a message for family in the condolences section below. Please adhere to current government Covid guidelines. House private please.

Catherine McEntee (née McCabe)

Cordevlis, Tullyco and formerly The Forge, Maudebawn, Cootehill, Cavan

Friday, December 17th, suddenly but peacefully at Cavan General Hospital. Predeceased by her parents, brother Jim, sisters Dympna, Bridie and Margaret. Deeply regretted by her loving husband Eddie, son Niall, daughter Paula, brother Paddy, sisters May, Bernie and Joan, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, neighbours, relatives and a large circle of friends.

May she rest in Peace

Reposing at Lakeland's Funeral Home, Dublin Road, Cavan on Sunday from 4pm, concluding with prayers at 7pm. Removal on Monday to arrive at St Brigid's Church, Laragh travelling via Drung and Cornakill Cross for Funeral Mass at 12 noon, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to Respiratory Dept, Cavan General Hospital c/o PJ Brady, or any family member.


In line with current guidelines and for the protection and safety of those attending, there will be no sympathising.

Catherine's Funeral Mass can be viewed on

Jacinta Crosby (née Muldoon)

Castleross Nursing Home & formerly 'The Glen', Donaghmoyne Road, Carrickmacross, Monaghan

The death has occurred of Jacinta Crosby (née Muldoon). Castleross Nursing Home & formerly 'The Glen', Donaghmoyne Road, Carrickmacross.19th December 2021. Unexpectedly, in the wonderful care of the staff of Castleross Nursing Home, surrounded by her beloved family. Predeceased by her husband Patsy, her parents Andrew & Margaret, her sisters Frances & Carmel and her brothers Seamus & Tom. Sadly missed and remembered with love by her family, her sons Shane, Andrew & Joseph, her daughters-in-law Caitriona, Donna & Tatianna, her adored grandchildren Kieva, Cayden, Clara, Layla, Mila & Aisling, her sister Collette (Gallen, Castleblayney) and her brother Pat (Galway), her brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.


Jacinta will repose at Lonergan Funeral Directors Funeral Home, Carrickmacross, A81 D328, among family & close friends, on Tuesday, 21st December, from 6pm until 8pm. Please adhere to continued HSE & government guidelines, wear face coverings and observe social distancing.

Jacinta's funeral cortège will leave her home, Donaghmoyne Road, on Wednesday, 22nd December, at 10:30am proceeding on foot to St. Joseph's Church, Carrickmacross, for Funeral Mass at 11am followed by burial in St. Joseph's Cemetery.

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

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

House strictly private.

Joseph (Joe) Hoey (senior)

Drumlusty, Carrickmacross, Monaghan, A81 E283

The death has occurred of Joseph (Joe) Hoey, peacefully, at Glencarron Nursing Home, surrounded by his loving family. Predeceased by his wife Phyllis and his brother Michael. Sadly missed by his sons Raymond, Joseph, Declan and Paul and his daughters Briege and Geraldine, his sister May (Callan) his sister in law Mary Hoey. son In law John (Tuite), daughters in law Majella, Danna, Noeleen and Ann, his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Reposing from his residence from 6pm today, Sunday, until removal Tuesday morning at 10.30am for funeral Mass at 11am in Mary Mother of Mercy Church, Inniskeen, with burial in the adjoining cemetery.

May his gentle soul rest in peace

Sean Hughes

Seveagh, Glaslough, Monaghan

Peacefully, at his residence, in the presence of his family. Predeceased by his father and mother John and Anna May. Lovingly remembered by his loving brothers Seamus (Philomena), Desmond (Mary), sisters Geraldine (Sean) and Carmel (Paul), nephews, nieces and many friends.


Reposing at his residence. House private, please. Removal on Tuesday (21/12/2021) at 10.15 a.m. arriving at St. Patrick’s Church, Tyholland, for funeral Mass at 11 a.m. followed by cremation in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan, at 1.30 p.m. Family flowers only, please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Motor Neuron and Monaghan/Cavan Palliative Care. Funeral Mass available via live webcam at:

James Hughes

Lismacrerk, Ardaghey, Monaghan Town, Monaghan

peacefully, in the wonderful care of the staff at Cavan General Hospital.

Predeceased by his wife Annleen and his sisters Mary, Susan and Ann.

Sadly missed by his brother Hugh, sisters in law Helen, Kathleen and Carmel, brother in law Stephen, nieces, nephews, grand nieces, grand nephews, his wonderful neighbours, relatives and friends.


Reposing at the premises of McElvaney Undertakers, Church Square, Monaghan on Sunday (19/12/2021) from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m.

House private please.

Removal from his residence on Monday (20/12/2021) at 1.15 p.m., arriving at St. Macartan’s Cathedral, Monaghan for funeral Mass at 2 p.m.

Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Old Cemetery, Latlurcan.

Family flowers only please.

Donations in lieu, if desired, to Cavan/Monaghan Palliative Care.

Funeral Mass available via live webcam at:

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