The death has occurred of Rachel SMYTH (née Gilligan)
Fairymount, Roscommon / Ballaghaderreen, Roscommon
Northport, Long Island, New York
and formerly of Fairymount, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon
(Peacefully) surrounded by her family on July 17th, 2022.
in Northport, Long Island, New York
(Pre-deceased) by her husband Bennie Smyth (Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim) her parent's James and Cecelia (Fairymount), her sister Nellie Duignan (Knockvicar) and brother-in-law Austin Duignan, her brother Michael Gilligan and sister-in-law Nora Gilligan (Fairymount).
Sadly missed by her son Berney, his wife Peggy and grandsons Brian and Pierce; her son John and his wife Rita and granddaughters Olivia and Dara, her son Brendan and her daughter Paulette, her beloved brother Noel and sister-in-law Kitty, her beloved brother John and sister-in-law Sara. Finally, Aunt Rachel will be sadly missed by all her nieces, nephews and friends who always found an Irish welcome in her house on Long Island.
She may have lived in New York but her heart was always and forever in Fairymount.
Mass of the Resurrection will take place on Saturday, July 23rd, in Long Island, New York.
Funeral Mass can be viewed from 3pm (Irish time) on this link:
May Rachel's gentle soul rest in eternal peace.
Rachel's family understand and appreciate that people would like to offer their condolences, we would suggest you use the on-line condolence page.
Tom Sharkey & Sons Ltd., Funeral Directors - Ballaghaderreen Est .c 1900
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