Death Notices

Ed Butler
May 2, 2024

St. Flannan’s Terrace, Castleconnell, Co. Limerick who died suddenly and peacefully at his home on 2nd May 2024. Predeceased by his parents, Kathleen and Bill, and his sister, Kathleen. Sadly missed by his loving brothers Will, Martin and John, sisters Nelly and Mary, nephews, nieces, extended family, relatives and friends.

May he Rest in Peace.

Reposing: at Meehan’s Funeral Home, Castleconnell, Sunday, 5th May, from 1.00pm until 3.00pm.

Burial: afterwards in Stradbally Cemetery, Castleconnell.


Family flowers only please.

Sheila McElgunn
May 1, 2024

Passed away peacefully on 1st May, 2024. Much loved and cherished daughter of the late Joe and Sheila. Deeply regretted by her siblings Roisin (Carey), Finola, Deirdre (Fox), Clodagh (Kavanagh) Maeve and John; her Brothers-in-law, Cormac, Mats, Richard, Edward, Sister-in-law Elaine, nieces and nephews, grand-nieces, and grand-nephews. Also deeply regretted by her loving community in the Daughters of Charity (Avista), Lisnagry.


With special thanks to the staff and her friends at her home, The Oaks, Day Services and Community Residential Services. They afforded Sheila every opportunity to achieve her own personal fulfillment.


Sheila lived a wonderful independent life, filled with care, compassion and laughter.

Sheila McElgunn

May her kind and gentle soul rest in peace.


In accordance with her wishes, Sheila’s funeral will be private.


House Private.


Donations, if desired, to Avista, The Oaks, Limerick, Milford Hospice Care, and The Irish Cancer Society.

Paddy (Pat) McNamara
April 26, 2024


Late of Remington Typewriters and Shannonside Office Equipment Ltd. Member and former Commodore Foynes,

Yacht Club/ Iniscealtra Sailing Club Member.

Pat died peacefully following a short illness in the exceptional care of Milford Care Centre

and the National Spinal Injury Unit, Mater Hospital, Dublin.

Predeceased by his parents Patrick and Bridget and sister Mary (Clarke).

Deeply regretted by his devoted wife of 57 years, Mona (Mannix), daughters Sinead (Gilmartin) and Orla (Collopy). Adored

grandchildren Ronan, Maeve, Eoin, Emer, Matthew and Dermot. Sons-in-law Joe and Gerard.

Sisters Geddy, Helen and Phyllis. Brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, many cousins,

friends and neighbours.


Paddy (Pat) McNamara

May He Rest in Peace.


Reposing at Cross’s Funeral Home, Gerald Griffin Street, on Tuesday, April 30th, from 4pm to 6pm.

Arriving on Wednesday, May 1st, for

Requiem Mass at St. Joseph’s Church, Castleconnell at 11.30am

Burial afterwards to Kilmurry Cemetery, Castletroy.

Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to Milford Care Centre

Donation link



“I must go down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the sky,

And all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by”.

Sean Ryan (Skehan)
April 20, 2024

Derryhasna, O’Brien’s Bridge, Co. Limerick. Peacefully at Milford Care centre in the presence of his loving family. Sadly missed by his loving partner Winifred, son Christopher, brothers Tom and Tony, sister in law Marie, nephews, nieces, neighbours, relatives and friends.

Sean Ryan (Skehan)

May He Rest in Peace.

Reposing at Meehan’s Funeral Home Castleconnell on Tuesday 23rd April from 6 to 7.30 p.m.

Arrival on Wednesday 24th to St. Joseph’s Church Castleconnell for

Requiem Mass at 11.30 a.m. which can be viewed on

Burial afterwards in O’Brien’s Bridge Cemetery.

Family flowers only please donations if desired to Milford Hospice.

Frances (Kokie) Moore
April 16, 2024

Clonshavoy, Lisnagry, Co. Limerick. Peacefully at her home in the wonderful care of her nephew Stephen and friends George and Tracey. Deeply regretted by her loving sister Audrey and family.


Service in St. John’s Church of Ireland, Abington on Monday, 22nd April, at 3pm

Burial on Tuesday, 23rd April, in Christ Church Cemetery, Delgany, Wicklow at 2pm

Frances (Kokie) Moore

Peace Perfect Peace.

Tim Barrett
April 12, 2024

Cedarwood Grove, Castleconnell, Co. Limerick and formerly of Donoughmore, Co. Cork, peacefully, at Milford Care Centre surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of the late Sheila. Sadly missed by his loving daughter Susan, son Kieran, grandchildren Edel, Niall, Sarah, Emily. Becky, Adam and Shane, great grandchildren Rhys and Rhea, son in law Mike, relatives and friends.

Tim Barrett

May He Rest in Peace

Reposing at Meehan’s Funeral Home Castleconnell on Sunday, 14th April, from 5 to 6.30 p.m.

Arrival on Monday 15th to St. Joseph’s Church, Castleconnell,

Requiem Mass at 11.30 a.m. which can be viewed on .

Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Castleconnell.

No flowers please, donations, if desired, to Milford Hospice.

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