Kathleen Lyons (née Murphy)

Breagheen Woods, Cleveragh Drive, Sligo.

4 Jan, 2024

Peacefully at Brampton Nursing Home, Oranmore, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her husband John and daughter Roisin, her brother Seamus and sister Maura, loving mother of Shane, Conor, Fergal and Cormac. Sadly missed by her sons, daughters in law, Bernie, Lisa, Audrey and Karen, grandchildren Muirenn, Luke, Iseult, Oisín, Cillian, Tommy, Eoin, Ruairí, Julie, Ella, Siún, Daniel and Cameron, sisters Jo, Margaret and Breege, Godchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Rest in Peace

Reposing at The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Friday evening from 6:00pm to 7:30pm. Funeral will arrive to St. Anne’s Church, on Saturday morning at 11:00am for Requiem Mass followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery.

You can stream Kathleen’s funeral mass live by clicking ‘Live Stream’ below.

Family flowers only, please. Donations, if desired, to the Aughamore Day Care Centre (Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland), care of The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo.

You can leave a message of condolence for Kathleen’s family below.

You are welcome to leave a message of condolence below for the family – please see form at bottom of page. Alternatively, you can send a private message to the family on info@sligofuneralhome.ie


  1. So sorry to hear of the passing of auntie Kathleen. A lovely and gentle person. Sadly can’t go to funeral as travelling in US but you are all in our thoughts. John O C

  2. Deepest sympathy to all Kathleen’s family.
    May she rest in the eternal peace of heaven.
    Wishing you peace and strength during this difficult time.

  3. Thoughts and prayers with all the family, may she rest in peace.

  4. Sincere condolences to all Kathleen’s Family on the loss of such a lovely Lady.

  5. Condolences on the death of Kathleen to Shane, Conor, Fergal, Cormac and their respective families. May she rest in peace.

  6. Our sincere condolences to Cormac, Audrey and all the extended Lyons family . Our prayers and thoughts with you all at this time. RIP Kathleen

  7. Deepest condolences to Shane,
    Conor, Fergal and Cormac and extended family on the loss of your lovely Mum at this sad time. So many fond memories of Kathleen. she was one in a million.

  8. To Shane, Conor, Fergal and Cormac and families. I’m so very sorry to hear the news that your beloved Mum Kathleen has passed away. May her gentle soul rest in peace. RIP.

  9. Deepest sympathy to the Lyons family at this sad time.

  10. My deepest sympathies on the passing of your Mom. May she rest in peace. My thoughts are with you Cormac, Audrey and all your family at this sad time.

  11. Sincere condolences to Cormac and family on your sad loss.
    Our thoughts with you all at this difficult time.
    David & Elaine Greene

  12. My deepest sympathy on the passing of your Mum. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam.

  13. Very sorry to learn of the passing of your Mum Cormac. Our thoughts are with you, Audrey and your family at this difficult time. May Kathleen Rest in Peace 🙏

  14. Dear Shane Conor Fergal and Cormac, please accept my deepest sympathy on the very sad passing of your Mum Kathleen, she was a wonderful lady, a terrific neighbour and friend and someone who we remember very fondly from our childhood days in Sligo. May she rest in peace.

  15. Sincere condolences to Fergal Shane Conor and Cormac and all their familes on the passing of your wonderful mother Kathleen, rest in peace.

    From Cormac O’Leary

  16. To Cormac and all the family, sincere condolences on the passing of your lovely mum, such a lady with a great sense of humour. With deepest sympathy, Niamh Heraughty, Sligo

  17. My sincere sympathy, Shane, Conor, Fergal and Cormac and your extended families and all those whose life she touched, on the passing of your lovely Mum, Kathleen. May she rest in peace and continue to watch over you all.
    My thoughts and prayers are with you

    Siobhan Maher
    Thurles and Dublin

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