Bereavement notices for Cavan and Monaghan

Death and funeral notices

It is with regret that we note the following deaths from Counties Cavan and Monaghan over the past 24 hours, as reported on

Sean Farrelly

Clear View House, Drumgora, Virginia, Co. Cavan

Peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on 16 August 2022. Predeceased by his beloved wife Kay and his loving parents Thomas and Bridie.

Sadly and dearly missed by his loving sons and daughters, Anthony, Yvonne, Joan, Orla, Emer, John and Aine, sons in law Sean, Gerry, Martin, Brendan and Daithi, daughters in law Vivienne and Maggie, his cherished grandchildren, his brother P J , sisters in law, brothers in law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Sean's remains will repose at Matthews Funeral Home, Bailieborough Road, Virginia (A82YV58) on Friday evening from 4 o'clock until prayers at 8 o'clock. The family respectfully request walk through only please with no hand shaking please. Removal on Saturday morning to arrive at Mary Immaculate Church, Virginia for 11 o'clock Funeral Mass, followed by burial in St. Matthew’s Cemetery, Maghera. Link to view Funeral Mass

House private please.

Aidan Joe Mc Govern

Drumbar, Swanlinbar, Cavan

Peacefully, at Cavan General Hospital. Son of the late Joe & Margaret (nee Devine). Deeply regretted by his loving sister Margaret (Switzerland). nephews, niece, relatives and friends.

Aidan's remains will repose at Lakelands Funeral Home, Dublin Road, Cavan (Eircode H12 RF78) from 9am on Saturday, 20th August, concluding with prayers at 9.45am. Aidan's remains will arrive to Saint Mary's Church, Swanlinbar, for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am with burial immediately afterwards in the family plot in Killaduff Cemetery.

Sean McMahon

Blackbull, Crosskeys and of Queens, NY.

Emigrated to NY in 1984. Member of the Carpenter's Union for the City of NY. Member of the Cavan P&B Association where he carried the banner up 5th Ave at the St. Parick's Day Parade for 31 years.

Friday 5th of August 2022 on the way to his son's wedding in the Philippines.

Predeceased by his parents Dolly and Ned sister Sadie and brother Nobby. Sadly missed by his loving wife, Kathleen McMahon (nee Fergus), son Matthew McMahon, daughter Alanna McMahon, son in law Stephen McGonnell, daughter in law Mechelene, granddaughter Sadie McGonnell, (Unborn granddaughter on the way), his sisters Mary Cullivan, Kathleen Conaty, Evelyn Jermyn, Marcella O'Brien, Siobhan Niland, brother Malachy, sisters in law, brothers in law, nephews, nieces, relatives and many friends.

Funeral Arrangements Later

Herbie McNeill

Urcher, Bailieborough and formerly Cargagh, Killinkere, Co. Cavan

Died 17th August peacefully at Cavan General Hospital. Predeceased by his brothers Jack, Harry, Alfie and sister Sarah. Deeply regretted by his brother Donald, sisters in law & wider McNeil family, neighbours & friends.

Reposing at Clarke's Funeral Home, Bailieborough Friday from 6pm to 8pm. Funeral Saturday to arrive via his late residence in Cargagh to Killinkere Parish Church for Funeral Service at 3.30pm. Burial afterwards in adjoining graveyard. House private please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to Parkinsons Association of Ireland via or Funeral Director.

Alice Celine O Neill née Larmer

Drumfreeghan Latton P.O eir code A75YN62 and late of Corronewey Aghabog

Wedensday 17th August, peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving family.Pre deceased by her daughters Siobhan and Breege,sisters Susan and Rose, brother Gerald. Deeply regretted by her loving husband John, daughters Maria, Teresa,Fiona and Audrey, sons Sean and Anthony sister Anna, daughters in law ,brothers in law ,grandchildren, sisters in law ,brothers in law, nephews ,nieces,relatives and a large circle of friends.

Remains reposing at her residence until removal on Friday afternoon to St Marys Church Latton, arriving for 2 o clock funeral mass, burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please donations if so desired to the Monaghan branch of Alzheimers association and Radio Maria Ireland, to any family member or Gerry Coyle funeral director.

House private please

To view the funeral mass via web cam, please click on the following link

St. Mary's Church, Latton, Co Monaghan - Lisdrumcleve, Co. Monaghan, Ireland (

Funeral Arrangements Later

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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.

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