Paddy Rooney

Buenos Aires Drive, Strandhill, Sligo and formerly of Derragoon, Kiltyclogher, Co. Leitrim and West Hampstead, London, UK.

6 Nov, 2023

Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family in the exceptional care of the doctors, nurses and staff at Sligo University Hospital. Beloved husband of Mary and dear father of John, Maureen, Margaret, Patrick, Anne and Tommy.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, sons, daughters, his eleven grandchildren, great-granddaughter, son and daughters-in-law Ricky, Janette, Caroline and Jodie, brothers and sisters in Ireland and the UK, nieces, nephews, in-laws, relatives and friends.

Rest in Peace.

Reposing at his residence (F91EE09) on Thursday evening from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. Funeral will arrive to St. Patrick’s Church, Strandhill, Co. Sligo on Friday morning at 11:00am for Requiem mass followed by burial after at St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden.

You can stream Paddy’s Funeral mass live by clicking ‘Live Stream’ below.

Family flowers only. Donations if desired to Croí, care of The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo.

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  1. Deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences to Mrs Rooney, Anne and all the Rooney family .
    You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  2. Rest in Peace Uncle Paddy. My dad would always speak so fondly of his days in England with him and the rest of the family. Our sincere sympathies to Aunt Mary and the family.
    Jimmy, Lisa, Shannon and Sean McMorrow/ New Jersey USA.

  3. Mary , Anne, Naomi and extended Rooney family, we are so very sorry for your great loss . Paddy was a lovely, kind, friendly person . May he rest in peace.
    Caroline, Aidan, Cian and Lisa

  4. I have very fond memories of Paddy. In Killea School – he sat next to me, we’d be talking when we should have been listening. And then in England he was great to chat and listen to Ceilidh music with. May he Rest in Peace.

  5. Our deepest sympathy to Dominic, Betty, Eilis, Hugo and all Paddy’s family. May he Rest in Peace.

  6. Sincere sympathy to Mary and family and extended Rooney family

    On the sad passing of paddy may he rest in peace

  7. Deepest sympathy to the Rooney family on the loss of their father, may he rest in peace, his friends from Maida Vale

  8. Rest in Peace Uncle Paddy. Prayers and thoughts are with you all at this time x

  9. Sincere sympathy to all the Rooney Family, may paddy rest in peace.

  10. Anne and Naomi – what a beautiful service and tribute to your Dad and Grandad today. Please give our condolences to your Mum and all the extended family.
    Michele and Adam and family

  11. Sincere sympathy to Mary, John, Maureen, Margaret, Anne, Tommy x all the Rooney family on the sad passing of Paddy. May he rest in peace.

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