The death has occured of Joseph Mahon, Aughnagrange, Boyle and Kingsland, Co. Roscommon, July 19th 2020. Peacefully, at home surrounded by his loving family, after a brief illness borne with courage, grace and good humour.
Predeceased by his brother Seán and sister Sadie (Canada), Joe will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his devoted wife Kathleen, children Joe, Seán, Frances, Mairéad, Niamh and Patricia, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, sisters Breege and Mary, brother Gabriel, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, extended family, neighbours and a wide circle of friends.
Removal from Mahon’s Funeral Home, Boyle, on Tuesday (July 21st) at 11 am to St. Joseph’s Church, Boyle, for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am with burial afterwards in Assylinn Cemetery. Due to current government guidelines, Joseph’s funeral mass will take place privately. It can be viewed on www.boyleparish.ie House private please.
Joseph’s family want to acknowledge that his final days were made more bearable by the kind and gentle care of the palliative care nurses from the Mayo-Roscommon Hospice who tended to his final needs in his home with the support of the Irish Cancer Society and the Public Health Care team.
Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to the Mayo-Roscommon Hospice Foundation and the Irish Cancer Society, C/O Mahon Funeral Directors.