Rose Scanlon (Née Ewing)

Ballyfree, Carraroe, Sligo.

25 Apr, 2023

Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital surrounded by her family. Predeceased by her parents James and Roseanne and her twin baby brothers. Rose, beloved wife of John and loving mother of Fiona, Padraic, Linda and Arlene. Sadly missed by her loving husband, son, daughters, sister Kathleen Walsh, brother Sean Ewing, sons-in-law Padraig Davey, Peter Scully and daughter-in-law Grace. grandchildren, Ethan, Laura, Roseanne, Jack, Padraic, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Rest in Peace.

Reposing at The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo F91 YR61 on Thursday evening from 6:00pm to 7:30pm. Funeral will arrive to St. John’s Church, Carraroe, Sligo on Friday at 12pm for requiem mass followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery.

You can livestream Rose’s mass by clicking ‘Livestream’ below.

House private please on Friday morning.

Family flowers only, donations if desired to The Sligo branch of Parkinson’s Association of Ireland care of The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home.

You are welcome to leave a message of condolence for her family on the Foley and McGowan Funeral Home website

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  1. My sympathy to Fiona and all the Scanlon family on the loss of Rose, may she rest in peace.

  2. So sorry to hear the sad news of the passing of Rose, Sincere sympathy to John, family and friends. May Rose Rest in Peace.

  3. Our sympathies to Linda, Peter and all the family. May Rose rest in peace.

  4. Our deepest sympathy to you John & All your family on the passing of your dear wife mother & grandmother you are in our thoughts & prayers at this sad time Rest in Peace dear Rose 🌹

  5. Deepest sympathy to Padraic and family on this sad news. Thinking of you all today.

  6. My deepest sympathies to John and all the family on the loss of Rose, a beautiful and brave woman . My thoughts are with you at this time. Ar dheise Dé go raibh ahanam uasal

  7. Sincere Sympathy to Linda and Arlene on the loss of your mum. My thoughts are with you and all your family at this sad time.

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