The death has occurred of MARY DUFFY (née FOX)
Knockroe, Attymon, Athenry, Galway / Oranmore, Galway

DUFFY (nee Fox) Mary. Knockroe, Attymon, Athenry, Co. Galway and late of Ballinacregg, Carnmore. Retired nurse, Merlin Park Hospital. Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on the 11th of October 2021. Predeceased by her beloved husband Larry, parents John & Katie Fox, sister Sr. Bernadette (Bridgie), brothers Jodie, Tommie, Paddy, Eddie & Mattie and by her son-in-law Emmet.

 

Mary will forever be in the hearts of her loving family. Cherished and much loved mother of Marguerite (Kilfeather), Hubert, Cathal, Bernie, Annemarie, and Caitriona. Fondly remembered by her sons-in-law Dermot, Des and Ed, daughters-in-law Fidelma & Bridie and by her adored grandchildren Gavin, Aidan, Alex, Andre, Barry, Sarah, Leo, Alice, Yvana, George and Katie Marie. Sadly missed by her sister Sr. Anne Fox (Presentation Sisters Galway), brother Br. Michael (Gregory) Fox (Patrician Brothers, Kingston, Galway) sisters in-law , nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, cousins, relatives, great neighbours and many friends.

 

“ Mary May Your Kind And Gentle Soul Rest In Peace ”

 

The funeral will take place in line with current government guidelines and restrictions to help prevent the spread of Covid-19.

 

Mary will repose at Quinn’s Funeral Home Caheroyan, Athenry on Wednesday October 13th from 5pm until 7pm. Please wear a facemask if attending and adhere to current guidelines. Funeral cortege will leave her home on Thursday October 14th at 12 noon to arrive at St. Iomar’s Church Killimordaly for Requiem Mass at 12.30. Mary will then be laid to rest in the adjoining cemetery, alongside her beloved Larry. Flowers are welcome as Mary loved flowers. The funeral mass will be live streamed on the following link https://www.brightblueproductions.ie/funeralmasslivestream/mary-duffy/14-october-2021

 

Condolences to the family can be left on the online page below or sent in the traditional manner. All enquires please to Shane on 086 8629568.

 

The Duffy and Fox family’s deeply appreciate your kindness, loyalty, love and support at this time. We wish to thank all who cared for Mary and all our wonderful neighbours and friends for all they have done to help us in these difficult days.

 

In every human being she meets

A blind eye to the bad

Always a smile, always a genuine smile

The mat unfurled in joyous heart

With no pretentious cant

No need to feel unease

A delight to share her love

For she's a special brand

Praise and thanks unasked

(Mattie Fox)

DEATH NOTICE

The death has occurred of MARY DUFFY (née FOX)
Knockroe, Attymon, Athenry, Galway / Oranmore, Galway

MARY DUFFY

DUFFY (nee Fox) Mary. Knockroe, Attymon, Athenry, Co. Galway and late of Ballinacregg, Carnmore. Retired nurse, Merlin Park Hospital. Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on the 11th of October 2021. Predeceased by her beloved husband Larry, parents John & Katie Fox, sister Sr. Bernadette (Bridgie), brothers Jodie, Tommie, Paddy, Eddie & Mattie and by her son-in-law Emmet.

 

Mary will forever be in the hearts of her loving family. Cherished and much loved mother of Marguerite (Kilfeather), Hubert, Cathal, Bernie, Annemarie, and Caitriona. Fondly remembered by her sons-in-law Dermot, Des and Ed, daughters-in-law Fidelma & Bridie and by her adored grandchildren Gavin, Aidan, Alex, Andre, Barry, Sarah, Leo, Alice, Yvana, George and Katie Marie. Sadly missed by her sister Sr. Anne Fox (Presentation Sisters Galway), brother Br. Michael (Gregory) Fox (Patrician Brothers, Kingston, Galway) sisters in-law , nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, cousins, relatives, great neighbours and many friends.

 

“ Mary May Your Kind And Gentle Soul Rest In Peace ”

 

The funeral will take place in line with current government guidelines and restrictions to help prevent the spread of Covid-19.

 

Mary will repose at Quinn’s Funeral Home Caheroyan, Athenry on Wednesday October 13th from 5pm until 7pm. Please wear a facemask if attending and adhere to current guidelines. Funeral cortege will leave her home on Thursday October 14th at 12 noon to arrive at St. Iomar’s Church Killimordaly for Requiem Mass at 12.30. Mary will then be laid to rest in the adjoining cemetery, alongside her beloved Larry. Flowers are welcome as Mary loved flowers. The funeral mass will be live streamed on the following link https://www.brightblueproductions.ie/funeralmasslivestream/mary-duffy/14-october-2021

 

Condolences to the family can be left on the online page below or sent in the traditional manner. All enquires please to Shane on 086 8629568.

 

The Duffy and Fox family’s deeply appreciate your kindness, loyalty, love and support at this time. We wish to thank all who cared for Mary and all our wonderful neighbours and friends for all they have done to help us in these difficult days.

 

In every human being she meets

A blind eye to the bad

Always a smile, always a genuine smile

The mat unfurled in joyous heart

With no pretentious cant

No need to feel unease

A delight to share her love

For she's a special brand

Praise and thanks unasked

(Mattie Fox)

Date Published: Tuesday 12th October 2021
Date of Death: Monday 11th October 2021

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