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Matthew O'BRIEN

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Matthew O'BRIEN

Farbreagues, Knockcroghery, Roscommon

MATTHEW O’BRIEN  Farbreagues, Knockcroghery, Co Roscommon. January 17th, 2023; (Peacefully), at his home surrounded by his heartbroken family at age 16. Cherished eldest son of Richard and Patricia (Macklin) and much-loved brother to Abigail, Isabelle, and Rion. He will be sadly missed by his grandparents John & Mary Macklin and Michael & Patsy O'Brien, aunts, uncles, cousins, neighbours and wide circle of friends.


May Matthew rest in peace.


Reposing at Smyth’s Funeral Home, Roscommon on Thursday evening from 4 o’c until 7 o’c. Removal from his home on Friday morning at 10.30 o’c arriving to St Patrick’s Church, Knockcroghery for Mass of the Resurrection at 11 o’c. Burial afterwards in Gailey. For those wishing to offer their sympathies, we suggest using the online condolence link below. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Roscommon Palliative Care -  DONATE HERE.


The O’Brien & Macklin family would like to acknowledge the kindness and care shown Matthew during his illness and also convey their appreciation to everyone for their support at this time.



Date Published:

Wednesday 18th January 2023

Date of Death:

Tuesday 17th January 2023

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