The death has occurred of Stephen Clancy
Ballinahowen, Furbo, Galway
Clancy, (Ballinahowen, Furbo, Spiddal, Co. Galway), Stephen, 2nd August 2021, (former Woodwork/Building Construction teacher at Fr. Griffin Vocational Secondary School/Park College) left this world peacefully at home with his devoted wife Nancy and family by his side after a long illness borne bravely. Predeceased by his brother Michael, mother Mary, father James, niece Mary Connolly Cabral and recently deceased sister-in-law Margaret Geoghegan.
Dearly beloved husband of Nancy (Nee Clarke) adored & much-loved father of Caroline, Niall, Declan & Finn. Will be sadly missed by his loving sister Delia Connolly (Boston), brothers-in-law Patrick Clarke (Ennistymon, Co. Clare), James Clarke (Kildare), Des Dore (Limerick), sisters-in-law Eileen Clarke (Corrandulla, Co. Galway), Bride Clarke (Kildare), his cherished daughter-in-law Christine, nieces, nephews, many cousins, neighbours, friends & his little doggie Kobi.
Stephen will leave his home Thursday, 5th August 2021, at 11.30 a.m. Due to the HSE & Government guidelines a private funeral mass will take place for immediate family only at Furbo Church at Midday. Stephen will be laid to rest in Furbo Cemetery.
Mass can be viewed on the church webcam:
Those who would like to attend but due to current restrictions cannot, please feel free to leave a message in the condolence section below. Friends & Neighbours are very welcome to line the route to and from Stephen’s home to Furbo Church in a safe and socially distanced manner, as a mark of respect.
House private at all times, please. The family very much appreciates your co-operation, understanding and support at this sad time. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to “Cancer Care West” or “Croí”. Please donate online through the website donations section.
You did so many things for us
Your heart was so kind and true
And when we needed someone
We could always count on you
The special years will not return
When we are all together
But with the love in our hearts
You walk with us forever
May your gentle soul rest in peace
Fly high Stephen
Ridge's Funeral Directors
- Contact: Padraig, Derroe, Ballinahown,
- or The Poitín Stil, Inverin,
- or Tiernee, Lettermore,
- 091-572974 / 091-551127 / 091-593590
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