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The death has occurred of

(née Sheehan)

Blackbog Rd., Carlow Town, Carlow

Mary Canavan, (nee Sheehan), Stevenage, UK and formerly Rose Bush Cottage, Blackbog Road, Carlow, October 31st 2023 (peacefully) surrounded by her loving family, following a short illness bravely fought.

Beloved wife of Hughie and much loved mother of Mark, Stephen and Trevor, their partners Karen, Jane and Edina, predeceased by brothers Paddy and Joe. Proud grandmother to Liam, Liberty, Conor, Noah, Molly, Pharrell and Stella-Rose.


She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, sons, grandchildren, sisters Bridie, Joan, Annie and Angela, brothers Jack, Jim, Willie and Martin, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.


Suaimhneas síoraí dá hanam


Funeral Service on Thursday, November 23rd, at The Transfiguration of Our Lord Church, 4 Basils Road, Stevenage (SG1 3PX) at 12.30pm, followed by burial in Western Road Cemetery, (SG1 4DE) at 2pm.

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Date Published:

Friday 17th November 2023

Date of Death:

Tuesday 31st October 2023

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