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

Mick Lucas

An Crannóg, Glenidan, Collinstown, Co. Westmeath and formerly Drimnagh, Dublin

Sunday, 15th May. Predeceased by his wife Betty (née Mc Dermott, Gallan, Lisduff, Virginia, Co. Cavan).

Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his sons Aaron, Tim and Michael and his much loved grandson Oisin.

Funeral Arrangements Later

Ray McDwyer

Strand Road, Sandymount and formerly Farnham St., Cavan.

The family of Michael Raymond (Ray) McDwyer announces with great sadness Ray’s passing on May 14th 2022 after a short illness and in the care of the wonderful staff of St. Vincent’s Hospital. Ray fought courageously for a number of weeks and died peacefully in the company of his loved ones. Predeceased by his beloved wife Thana and his brother Damien and deeply missed by his partner Shirley, his daughter Vicky, son in law John, grandchildren Eva, and Theo, Shirley’s daughters Azeta, Shauna, Alena and Edana, their partners and children.

Sadly missed by his siblings Patricia, Keyna, Noelle, Eamon, Tommy, Denis and their spouses. Also sadly missed by his godchildren, nephews, nieces and by his friends and colleagues.

Reposing at his home at 124 Strand Road on Monday 16th May from 6 to 8 in the evening and Tuesday 17th May from 2 to 5 in the afternoon for family only, and removal to Cavan to celebrate Ray’s life on Wednesday 18th May with Funeral Mass at 1pm in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Belturbet followed by cremation.

Sr. Brigitte Burke

St. Louis Convent, Monaghan and formerly Jamestown, Springmount, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary.

Peacefully in the loving care of the staff at Drumbear Lodge Nursing Home Monaghan on 14th May 2022.

Predeceased by her parents, Mary and Edmond, brother Eddie, sister and brother-in-law Mary and Sean Byrne, sister-in-law Kitty and niece Deirdre.

Deeply regretted and sadly missed by her brothers Austin, Michael and Frank, sisters-in-law Linda and Mary, nieces, nephews, relatives, friends and the St Louis Community.

The Funeral Mass will take place in St Macartan's Cathedral Monaghan (H18W863) at 2 p.m. on Tuesday 17th May followed by burial in Latlurcan Cemetery.

The Mass can be viewed online by going to the following link: