Death Notices

Mary McCabe (née Byrnes)
September 11, 2021

Formerly of Clones, Co. Monaghan. Mary passed away, peacefully, in her 100th year, on 11th September 2021, in the loving care of the staff at St. Michael’s Nursing Home, Caherconlish. Predeceased by her husband Martin, little baby angel, son Dermot and grandsons Dónall and Robert. Sadly missed by her sons Pat and Martin, her daughter Eithne Egan, sisters Margaret and Annie, son-in-law Con, daughters-in-law Rosita and Catherine, grandchildren Aishling, Martin, Michael, Aoife, Ciara and Conor, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, great-grandchildren, relatives and a wide circle of friends.

Arrival: The funeral cortège will leave Ballyagran at 10am approx. and travel via Castletown en route to Castleconnell.

Requiem Mass: On September 12th at 11:30pm, which will be broadcast on and 106.3 FM.

Burial: afterwards in Stradbally Cemetery, Castleconnell.

Rest in Peace

House Private please. Immediate family only.

Please adhere to government guidelines regarding social distance and number of people.

Contact: Sextons Funeral Directors. – Broadford- 063-84208


Liam Howard
August 29, 2021

Montpelier, O’Brien’s Bridge, Co. Limerick, late of E.S.B. Rosbrien, peacefully at the University Hospital, Limerick. Predeceased by his brother Jack. Sadly missed by his loving wife Ita, sons Martin and Christy and daughter Helen, daughters in law, son in law, grandchildren, great-grandson, sister Nellie, sister in law, nieces, nephews and a large circle of friends.

May He Rest in Peace

Departing from his home on Wednesday, 1st September, at 10.45am, travelling via Castleconnell National School, to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, Castleconnell, for Requiem Mass at 11.30am, which will be broadcast on and 106.3 FM.
Burial afterwards in Lisheen cemetery. Please adhere to Government guidelines to prevent the spread of Covid 19.

August 27, 2021

Late of Sue Ryder Home Nenagh & Castleconnell Co.Limerick. Predeceased by her beloved husband John William George Randall. Deeply regretted by her loving daughters Deborah & Julie. Grandchildren Leigh, Aimee, Danielle and Jennifer. Great grandchildren Willow, Harry, Ivy & Jago. Extended family relatives and friends.


Her funeral service takes place this Monday at St. Mary’s Church of Ireland Nenagh at 1 o’c. It will be livestreamed on the The NenaghUnionofParishes Facebook page. Followed by service of cremation in Shannon Crematorium at 3 o’c. This can be viewed on using the password 15ER30 (Capital letters) commencing at 14.50 o’c. ” Donations in lieu of flowers if desired to St.Conlans Home Nenagh “

Harry Long
August 11, 2021

(St. Patrick’s Villas, Castleconnell, Limerick. Formerly of Garryowen. Late of the Tile Centre, William Street). He died peacefully at home.


Sadly missed by his wife Carmel. Beloved father of William, Harry, Michael, Carmel, Tina, Robert, Kate, Pearse and the late Mark and Richard. Regretted by his loving sisters Eileen and Christina, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, extended family and friends.


May he rest in peace.


A private family Requiem Mass will take place in St. John’s Cathedral, on Monday (16th August) at 11.00am followed by

Burial in Stradbally Cemetery, Castleconnell.


In the interests of public health, attendance at the Service will be restricted in accordance with government guidelines and in line with social distancing protocols. Cards and messages of sympathy can be sent to Thompson’s, Thomas Street, Limerick.

Collette Gardner
August 9, 2021

Millbrae Lodge Nursing Home, Newport, Co. Tipperary and formerly of Castleconnell, Co. Limerick and Dublin.  At University hospital Limerick. Sister of the late Beth O’Connell. Regretted by her son Jeremy, brothers Sean, Michael and Desmond, step brother Brendan and step sister Deirdre, extended family, relatives and friends.


May She Rest in Peace


Arriving at St. Joseph’s Church, Castleconnell on Thursday, 12th August.

Requiem Mass at 11.30 a.m. which will be broadcast on and 106.3 FM followed by

Cremation in Shannon Crematorium at 1 p.m.

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