The death has occurred of Esther (Ettie) Gilligan (née Kenny)
Tudor Lawn, Newcastle, Galway / Craanford, Wexford
Formerly Craanford, Co. Wexford and London. In her 92nd year, peacefully at home. Dearly beloved wife of her recently deceased husband Peter and sister of the late Maggie, Kitty, Dan and Mike. Sadly missed and deeply mourned by her children Thomas , Francis and Noella (O’Neill), daughters-in-law Grace and Aileen, son-in-law Seán, adored and adoring grandchildren Ciara, Hannah, Fiona and Peter, sister Josie, extended Gilligan and Kenny families, godchildren, neighbours and friends.
The Cortege will leave from her home at 11.30 a.m. on Saturday to arrive at Galway Cathedral for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Funeral after Mass to Rahoon Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations, if preferred, to the Galway Hospice. House Private.
Under current restrictions the attendance at the Church, outside the Church door and at the cemetery will be limited to 10 people. Gatherings are not advised in an effort to stop the spread of Covid-19.
To view the Mass on line please go to:
https://www.galwaycathedral.ie/webcam or Galway Cathedral Facebook page.
‘May her gentle soul rest in peace’
O'Flaherty Funeral Directors
- Munster Avenue,
- Galway City,
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