Peacefully, in the exceptional care of the doctors, nurses and staff of St. John`s Community hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Retired teacher of Summerhill College, Sligo. Predeceased by his parents Michael and May and brother Gerald. Loving husband of Mary and dear father of Maeve and Clíodhna. Deeply missed by his loving wife, daughters, grandchildren Saoirse, Daragh, Ailbhe and Anna, sons-in-law David and Kieran, brothers Raymond and Noel, sisters Sheila, Pauline, Doreen, Annette and Aileen, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and many friends. Rest in peace.
Reposing at his residence on Wednesday evening from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. Funeral will arrive to The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo on Thursday morning for Requiem mass at 11:30am followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery.
House private outside of reposing times please. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to St. John`s Patient Comfort Fund care of The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo.