Bereavement notices for Cavan and Monaghan

Death and Funeral Notices

It is with regret that we note the following deaths in Cavan and Monaghan over the past few days, as reported on

Clare Harwood

Formerly Main St., Ballinagh, Cavan / Limerick / Dublin

Clare Harwood, formerly Main St., Ballinagh, Co. Cavan, also Limerick and Dublin. Wednesday, May 4, suddenly, at the Mater Hospital, Dublin. Beloved daughter of the late Jim Harwood, sister of the late Barry and Ray, and Aunt of the late Kevin. Clare will be very sadly missed by her son Jim and daughter Jennifer, her mother Esther, sister Mar, brothers Jim and Niall, brother in law, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, all her relatives and many friends.

May she rest in peace

Reposing at the McMahon Funeral Home, Farnham Road, Cavan (H12 C821) on Tuesday evening from 5pm until 7pm. Walk through only, wear face masks and no shaking of hands. Removal leaving the Funeral Home on Wednesday at 12.15 and travelling to St. Patrick’s Church, Drumcor, Via Ballinagh and Crossdoney, arriving for Funeral Mass at 1pm. Burial will follow Mass to the Family plot in the adjoining cemetery. No flowers please, donations in lieu would be appreciated by the Family to St. Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown or to any Family member.

Kathleen Maguire (née Healy)

86 O'Neill Park, Clones, Monaghan

The death has occurred of Kathleen Maguire, nee Healy, 86 O'Neill Park,Clones, Co.Monaghan. Kathleen passed away peacefully in the loving care of her family in her daughter Marie and son-in-law Liam Douglas's residence, Legar Hill, Clones, Monday 9th May. Predeceased by her husband Frank and sisters May Healy and Maggie Coogan,(Mangans Lane, Tinahely).

Beloved and adored mother of Tony (Ann, Clones), Leo (Philomena, USA), Vincent (Ann, O'Neill, Park, Clones)), Marie (Liam Douglas, Legar Hill, Clones), Geraldine (Mick Reilly, Luton, England), Kathleen (John McEleney, Donegal), John (Annie, Fermoy, Cork). Kathleen will be sadly missed and remembered with love by her, daughters, sons, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, 21 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, cousin, Brian Cassidy, Francis and family (79 O'Neill Park, Clones), extended family, neighbours, friends and by all who knew and loved Kathleen.

May Her Gentle Soul Rest In Peace

Kathleen will repose at her residence, 86 O'Neill Park, from 4pm tomorrow afternoon (10th May) until removal on Thursday morning at approx 10.40am (12th May) to arrive at the Sacred Heart Chapel, Clones, for 11am Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in Mount St Oliver's Cemetery, Clones. House private to family on Thursday morning, please.

Please note Kathleen's Funeral Cortege will leave her daughter Marie and son-in-law Liam Douglas's residence, Legar Hill, Clones on foot Via The Diamond and Fermanagh St, tomorrow afternoon at 1.30pm to the family home 86 O'Neill Park.

The funeral Mass can be viewed on the following link -

John Toal

24a Ballymacnab Rd Armagh, Keady, Armagh, BT6 02QS / Castleblayney, Monaghan

Toal (Fairgreen, Keady) May 8th 2022 peacefully in the loving care of his family John RIP.Beloved husband of the late Molly and devoted father to Patsy, Mary, John, Frankie, Brendan, Phyllis, Linda, Helen and the late Raymond RIP.

His remains will leave his daughter Helen's (Gray) residence 24a Ballymacnab Rd on Thursday to arrive at St Patrick's Church, Keady for 11am funeral mass. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery.

Deeply regretted by his loving sons,daughters, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, siblings Eamon, Peter and Phyllis (Castleblaney), sons &daughters in law, nieces, nephews and the extended family circle and friends.

On his gentle soul sweet Jesus have mercy

Margaret Whoriskey (née McCaffrey)

Scotshouse, Monaghan

Margaret Whoriskey, (nee McCaffrey) formerly Annagheane, Scotshouse, Clones, died peacefully, at her home, in the care of her family, on the 11th April 2022, aged 79 years. Beloved wife of Jim and daughter of the late Margaret and Terry. Deeply regretted by her brothers Tim, Paul and sister Carmel. Predeceased by PJ, Ned, Eithne, Rita and Patsy. Loving mother of Nigel, partner Callie, daughter Mairead, partner Neil and her two grandchildren Ophelia and Darcy.

Requeim Mass on 11th May at 1.00pm in The Church of Lady of the Visitation, Greenford Rd., Middx UB6 9AN, followed by cremation in Beakspear Park cemetery, Ruislip, Middx.

May Margaret's gentle soul rest in eternal peace.

'' Ar dheis De go Raibh a hanam dilis''.