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 few days, as reported on

Sean Farrelly

Silverlawns, Navan, Meath / Bailieborough, Cavan

** Arrangements have changed **

The death has occurred, following a tragic accident, of Sean Farrelly (aged 41), Silverlawns, Navan, Co. Meath and formerly Galbolie, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan. Predeceased by his grandparents Michael and Margaret O'Reilly, and his uncle Jim. Sean will be sadly missed by his heartbroken wife Karen, sons Aaron and Thomas, daughter Abigail, his loving mother Noreen and father Sean, brother Keith, sister Nicole, grandparents May and Mickey, mother and father in law Joan and Con Doherty, (Rathmore, Kerry), brothers in law Padraig, Damien and Evan, sister in law Grace, nieces Katie and Freya, nephews Barry and John, aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and a large circle of friends.

May Sean Rest In Peace

Reposing at James Fox's Funeral Home, Abbeylands, Navan C15PH6T, on Friday 19th from 4pm until 8pm. Arriving to St. Mary's Church, Fair Green, Navan C15X0A3 on Saturday morning at 10.45am for 11am Funeral Mass, which can be viewed live on . Burial afterwards in St. Finian's Cemetery, Old Athboy Road, Navan.

House Private at all times.

Family Flowers Only.

Donations, if desired, to Meath River Rescue

The family would like to thank Meath River Rescue and all volunteers who helped in any way in the search and recovery to bring Sean home.

Sean's family would like to invite family and friends and all who were involved in anyway in the search and recovery of Sean for refreshments afterwards to Simonstown GFC, C15N61X.

The funeral mass will be livesteamed here

Rita Fay

(née Collins)

Bunnoe, Cavan

Rita Fay, nee Collins, Longfield, Lisboduff, Cootehill, Co. Cavan, died 16th January, peacefully at Cavan General Hospital. Predeceased by her husband Hughie, grandson Padraig, sister Phil and brother Joe.

Cherished mother of Alison, Matthew, Deirdre, John, Eoin, Daniel and Andrew. Rita will be sadly missed by her children, their spouses and partners, her adored grandchildren, brothers John and Michael, sisters in law, brothers in law, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May she Rest In Peace.

Reposing at Mullen's Funeral Home, Cootehill on Thursday 18th January from 5pm to 7pm. Funeral cortége to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Bunnoe for Funeral Mass on Friday 19th January at 12 noon, and can be viewed live on with burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery.

House strictly private please.

Bridie (Brigid) Hickey

(née Dalton)

Clonmore, Clones, Monaghan

The death has occurred of Bridie (Brigid) Hickey, (née Dalton), Clonmore, Clones, Co. Monaghan and formerly of Crossbane, Ture, Clones, Monaghan, Tuesday 16th January 2024. Peacefully in the excellent care of the staff of Drunbear Nursing Home, Monaghan,and surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her husband Raymond (Roy), son Raymond, sisters Eileen (Duffy) and Mary (Maguire).

Cherished and much loved mother of Kevin, Rosemarie, Ann,and Patricia. Bridie will be sadly missed and remembered with love by her, daughters, son, daughters-in-law Pauline and Annmarie, sons-in-law, Bernard, Dermot and Maurice, grandchildren, Conor, Ciara, Grace, Seamus, Anna-Rose, Rachel, Kate, Aisling and Maurice, sisters Roseleen (Don Phipps) and Kathleen (Dunwoody), nieces, nephews, extended family, neighbours, friends and by all who knew and loved Bridie.

May Her Gentle Soul Rest In Peace

Bridie will repose at the residence of her daughter Rosemarie and son-in-law Bernard, Cnoc An Tí, Scotshouse Rd, H23YD42 Wednesday evening (17th) from 5pm to 9pm, with removal on Thursday morning (18th) at approx 10.20am to arrive at the Sacred Heart Chapel, Clones, for 11am Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in Mount St Oliver's Cemetery, Clones.

Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to The Parkinson's Association of Ireland, c/o Martin's Funeral Directors, Newbliss, or any family

Bridie's funeral cortège to the chapel will travel via McCurtain st, walking from The Diamond and Fermanagh St.

The funeral Mass can be viewed on the following link:

House private at all other times, please.

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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.