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


Corwillis, Ashfield, Cootehill, Cavan

James (Jimmy) Mc Kenna, Corwillis, Ashfield, Cootehill, Co. Cavan. July 7th 2024 suddenly at his residence. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving wife Ann, daughter Catherine, brothers Eddie and Owen, sisters Mary, Eileen, Jane and Rose, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and a large circle of friends.

May his gentle soul rest in peace.

Reposing at Mullen’s Funeral Home, Cootehill (H16 FD25) on Tuesday 9th July from 5 – 7pm, followed by removal to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Corick for 7.30pm. Funeral mass on Wednesday morning at 11 am, followed by burial in adjoining cemetery.

House Private Please.


Doon Heights, Ballyconnell, Cavan, H14YD83 / Bawnboy, Cavan

Anna (Annette) Kavanagh (nee Mc Caffrey), formerly of Erreran, Bawnboy.

Died July 7th 2024 peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Frank and sister Christina Gallagher.

Much loved and deeply regretted by her son John, daughters Marie, Diane & Paula, grandchildren Brian, Conor, Sarah, Gareth, Darren, Emily & Anna, sons-in-law Paul, Gerarde & Patrick, extended family, nieces, nephews, friends & neighbours.

May her gentle soul Rest in Peace.

Reposing at her residence (H14 YD83) today, Monday, from 7 o'clock until 9 o'clock and tomorrow, Tuesday, from 5 o'clock until 9 o'clock. House private at all other times please. Removal on Wednesday morning arriving at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Ballyconnell for funeral mass at 12 o'clock. Burial afterwards in Bawnboy Cemetery.

The funeral mass can be viewed here.


(née Brasfield)

Aughaloora, Kilnaleck, Cavan

Karen Ann Dargis, Aughaloora, Kilnaleck and formerly of Washington D.C.

It is with a heavy heart we announce the passing of our mother & wife Karen Ann Dargis, who left this earth to be in God's arms in joy and peace to be whole again.

Sunday, July 7th (peacefully) at her home. Predeceased by her parents Karney & Marjorie. Karen will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by her loving husband Duane, sons; Chris McMurtry, Orlando Florida (daughter-in-law Jessica), Kevin McMurtry, Laurel, Maryland and Shaun Dargis, Loxahatchee, Florida.

To honor Karen's wishes, her Funeral will be private to immediate family. We ask for privacy for the family at this time of sorrow.

In lieu of flowers, those wishing may contribute in her memory to The Alzheimer's Society of Ireland

Messages of sympathy may be left in the condolence section on this page

House strictly private please.


“Kirkview” Stradone Street, Ballyjamesduff, Cavan

The death has occurred of Micheal Lynch "Kirkview" Stradone St., Ballyjamesduff, Co. Cavan, suddenly at Cavan General Hospital on the 7th of July 2024. Predeceased by his parents Patrick and Philomena and his brother Stephen. Sadly missed by his heartbroken wife and best friend Eileen, his family David (May), Stephanie (Jason), Gavin (Jo), Barry (Blathnaid), his grandchildren Troy, Sara, Michael, Jack, Eimear, Patrick, Isabella, Lucy, Cillian, brothers Leonard and Darragh, sisters Diane, Aidine and Karen, Uncle Dom, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, cousins, relations and friends.

May His Gentle Soul Rest in Peace

Reposing at Matthew's Funeral Home, Virginia (A82YV58) on Thursday 11th of July from 5-8pm. Requiem mass Friday at 11am in St. Joseph's Church Ballyjamesduff.

House private please.

Family flowers only.

To view the previous death notices click here.

Those who wish to leave a message of condolence for any of the above families can do so at

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.