Bereavement Notices

Details of those who have sadly passed away in our community. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam dílis.

Peter Smith

Garrymore, Ballinagh, Cavan

Formerly Aughawelia Carrigan. Passed away peacefully on Sunday 31st March 2024 unexpectedly at home. Sadly missed by his loving wife and best friend Anne.

Funeral Arrangements Later

Peggy Smith (née Brady)

Corraghoe, Stradone, Cavan

Peacefully at her residence, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her parents Tom and Nancy, brothers Bernard and John, sister Breege and nephew Tony.

Deeply regretted by her heartbroken husband Feilim, much loved and adored mother of Niall, Ciara, Clare and Niamh. Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her sisters Nuala (Brian), Mary (John), Ann and Kitty (Mick), brother Tony (Mags), Andy, Maggie, aunt Molly (New York), uncles Patsy (Poles) and Barney (New York), parents-in-law Larry and Anna Smith, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, colleagues, relatives and many friends.

Reposing at Lakeland’s Funeral Home, Dublin Road, Cavan, tomorrow, Monday, from 4pm until 7pm.

Removal on Tuesday to arrive at St. Dympna’s Church, Lower Lavey, for Funeral Mass at 12 noon, burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Family flowers only, donations, in lieu, to Palliative Care, care of PJ Brady, Funeral Director. House private to family, neighbours and close friends please.

Peggy's Funeral Mass can be viewed on

Geoffrey Robin Pemberton


(3/9/34 -30/3/24) died peaceful in his 90th year. Predeceased by his partner Patrick.

Will be deeply missed by his friends Mary and girls, and those who cared for him Eleanor, Tara, Debbie and Elisha.

Mary Heslin (née Reilly)

The Rock, Mountnugent, Cavan

Sunday, March 31st, peacefully, after a short illness, at home, surrounded by her loving family.

Pre-deceased by her parents John and Lilly Reilly, brother Jim and sister in law Mary.

Sadly missed by her loving husband Pat, daughters Celina, Liz and Patricia, son Johnny, cherished grandchildren Cáolinn, Sorcha, Caitlin, Keefa, Cody, Aoife, and Anthony, brothers Sean and Ned (Susan), Daugther in law Chrissy, sons in law Stephen, Vinny and James, sister in law Nancy, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Briody's Funeral Home, Kilnaleck, on Monday evening from 4pm to 7pm. Removal from her home on Tuesday morning to St. Brigid's Church, Mountnugent, for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Ballinacree Cemetery.

The Heslin family would like to thank the Cavan Monaghan Palliative Care Team and Mary's Carers who cared for Mary during her illness.

Sr. Majella McCarron O.L.A.

Ballintemple, Cork / Derrylin, Fermanagh

McCarron Majella (O.L.A. Sisters, Ardfoyle Convent, Cork) on Saturday 30th March 2024 at Marymount Hospice, Cork.

Sr. Majella, formerly of Derrylin, Co. Fermanagh.

Deeply regretted by her brothers Dermott and Noel, Sisters-in-law, Brother-in-law, Nieces, Nephews, extended family, friends, colleagues, and the Sisters of Our Lady of Apostles (OLA).

Predeceased by her parents, Mary Ann and Thomas, Her brother Aidan, Sister Nuala and Niece Sinead.

Requiem Mass at 2.00pm on Tuesday, 2nd April 2024, at Ardfoyle Convent. T12 Y304. Burial afterwards in the Community Cemetery.

For those who cannot attend, the Mass can be viewed on

Mary Mulligan (née Kelly)

Ballyduffy, Moyne, Longford

Mary passed away surrounded by her loving Family and in the excellent care of the staff of Cavan General Hospital.

Predeceased by her parents Mary and Michael Kelly, son Sean, brothers Paddy, Peter and Mick Joe and sister Kathleen.

Remembered with love and sadly missed by her heartbroken family, husband John, daughter Mary, sons Michael, Peter, James, Danny and David, son-in-law John, daughter-in-law Mary, grandchildren Jenny, Shane, Aaron, Josh, Sean, Emma, Maria, and James, brothers Jim and John William, sisters Teresa and Bernadette, nephews, nieces, relatives and good neighbours and friends.

Removal from Kelly’s Funeral Home, Athlone Road Longford on Tuesday morning, April 2nd, arriving to St Francis Xavier’s Church, Moyne for Funeral Mass at 11 o’clock. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery.

The family would like to take this opportunity to also thank the staff of The Mater Hospital, Dublin, who cared so well for Mary throughout her illness.

Sean Curtis

Dunroe, Nobber, Meath

Peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family.

Predeceased by his son Glen, parents John and Elizabeth, his brother Paudge, his sisters Maureen, Imelda and Geraldine.

Sean will be sadly missed by his heartbroken wife Marion, son Shane and daughter Sinéad, his beloved grandchildren Edel, Eoin, Rachel and Caolán, his daughter in law Elaine, son in law Shane, brothers Gérard and Peter, sisters Deirdre and Betty, brothers in law, sisters in law, nieces and nephews, extended family and wonderful friends.

Reposing at his home (Eircode A82 EY05) Monday April 1st from 4pm to 8pm.

House private at all other times.

Removal to St John the Baptist Church Nobber Tuesday for 12 o'clock Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in local cemetery.

Family flowers only, donations if desired please to Nobber Cancer Support Group.

Frank Marron

Bridge Street, Carrickmacross, Monaghan

31st March 2024. Peacefully, surrounded by his cherished family, in the wonderful care of the staff of Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda.

Predeceased by his daughter Karen, his parents Peter & Chris and his sister Kay.

Sadly missed and remembered with love by his family, his children Alan & Laura, his brothers Michael, PJ and Paul, his sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, his aunt Ann, nephews, nieces, relatives, friends & neighbours.

House private.

No flowers please, donations in lieu, if desired, via donation box or directly to Carrickmacross Cancer Society.

Funeral Arrangements Later