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Mel O'Brien

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Mel O'Brien

Drumlumman House, Drumlumman, Carrick-on-Shannon, Leitrim

Mel O’ Brien

Drumlumman House,



Co. Leitrim

19th November (peacefully) in his 95th year in Sligo University Hospital surrounded by his loving family.

Pre-deceased by his wife Mary, brothers Jim, Gus and Liam, sisters Gertie, Eileen, Angela and Kitsy.


Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving family, daughters Mary, Imelda, Anne, Loretta and Helen, son Mel, sons-in-law Liam and Philip, daughter-in-law Caroline, grandchildren Martina, Clodagh, Annie, Maeve, Evlin, Rory and Kevin, great grandchildren Ethan and Freya, sister Emily Corcoran (Sligo), brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and many good friends


May He Rest In Peace


Mel will repose at The Heritage Centre, Chapel of Rest, Church Lane, Carrick-on-Shannon (N41 KP62) on Wednesday from 5pm until 7pm.


Removal to St. Mary’s Church, Carrick-on-Shannon on Thursday morning arriving for Mass of Christian Burial at 12 o’clock, followed by burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Carrick-on-Shannon.


Funeral Mass will be streamed live on the link below

Mel's Funeral Mass


House private please.


Those wishing to send messages of condolence to the family may do so in the ‘condolences’ section below.


Date Published:

Monday 20th November 2023

Date of Death:

Sunday 19th November 2023

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