Peacefully (30th January) in the loving care of the staff at the Blackrocks Nursing Home, Foxford. Predeceased by parents Annie Kate and James, brother Seamus (Jimmy), sisters Joan & Evelyn. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving and devoted wife Nancy, son Martin , daughters Joanna, Catherine and Loretta, brother Tony (U.K ), sons-in-law Chris, Sean and Philippe, grandchildren Ailbhe, Tomás, Luca, Lola, Sam and Shay, sisters-in-law Mary Rafter, Rosaleen Diamond and Mary Rafter, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and many friends.
May He Rest In Peace.
Funeral cortege will leave McGowan’s funeral home, Ballina on Tuesday morning at 11 am to arrive at St. Muredach’s Cathedral for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am with burial afterwards in Leigue Cemetery via Lord Edward St,. Funeral mass will be live streamed at ballinaparish.org
Due to current restrictions Cathal’s funeral mass will be private to family only (10 people).
Family flowers only. Donations if desired : To Croi, C/o McGowan’s funeral directors.