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Mary (Mai) Lyons

The death has occurred of

Mary (Mai) Lyons
(née Sheehan)

Knuttery, Burnfort, Cork

Mary (Mai) Lyons (née Sheehan)

Knuttery, Burnfort, Mallow.


Mai passed away peacefully in her 92nd year in the presence of her loving family in Fairyhill Nursing Home, Mallow on Monday, November 27th, 2023.


Beloved wife of the late Dan, much loved mother of Denis, Alice, Maura (O'Malley) and Ted and cherished grandmother to Peter, Lisa, Daniel, Gráinne and Conor.


Deeply regretted by her loving sons, daughters, daughters-in-law Mary and Mary, Mai's late son-in-law Jim, nephews, nieces, relatives, kind neighbours and friends.


May Mai's Gentle Soul Rest In Peace


Reposing in O'Keeffe's Funeral Home, Bowling Green, Mallow (P51 XE2T) on Tuesday evening from 6:00pm to 8:00pm followed by Prayers and Reception into St. John the Baptist Church, Burnfort.


Requiem Mass on Wednesday afternoon at 12:30pm, after which Mai will be laid to rest in the local Cemetery.


The Funeral Mass may be viewed online here


The family would like to express a sincere thank you to the Management, nurses and staff of Fairyhill Nursing Home, Mallow and Public Health Carers for the care and kindness they showed to Mai.


Messages of comfort & support for the family can be left in the condolence section below.

Date Published:

Monday 27th November 2023

Date of Death:

Monday 27th November 2023

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