Phone: 09670669

Frank McElwee

Bohernasup, Ballina, Co. Mayo.

9 Mar, 2023

Peacefully at his home surrounded by his family.  9th March 2023. 

Frank, predeceased by his recently deceased wife Lillian, son Brian & brother Eamon.

Loving father of Francis, Eamon & Martina.  Sadly, missed by his sons, daughter, grandchildren Tadgh, Ciara, Emma, Lucas, Elona, Lily, Robbie, Debbie & Jesse, sister Kathleen (Ballina), brother Ruby (Joe) (Galway), daughters-in-law Bernie, Olivia & Lone, son-in-law John Fox, nephews, nieces, in-laws, relatives and friends.


Reposing at his Residence (Eircode F26 C1W6) on Saturday afternoon from 4pm until 7pm and on Sunday afternoon from 4pm until 7pm.

Funeral Cortege will leave his residence on Monday morning at 11am to arrive at St. Muredach’s Cathedral, Ballina for Requiem Mass at 11:30am with burial afterwards in Leigue Cemetery, Ballina. 

Frank’s funeral Mass will be live streamed on

Family flowers only please donations if desired to Pieta House online or Threshold online or C/o McGowan’s Funeral home, Ballina.

You are welcome to leave a message of condolence below for the family – please see form at bottom of page. Alternatively, you can send a private message to the family on


  1. Eamon, Martina and the McElwee family, I am so sorry to read about the passing of Frank, a lovely, kind and gentle man, always smiling and always full of fun and conversation.

    I’ve great memories of both Frank and Lillian when I was a child living in Bohernasup when Eamon and I were in school together, we had some laughs.

    The only comfort to you all is that he is reunited with his wonderful wife Lillian and son Brian. I hope you find comfort in the days ahead and you are all very much in my thoughts and prayers.

  2. Rest easy Frank.

    Sincere sympathies to all of the McElwee family.

  3. Sincere sympathies to all of the McElwee family.

  4. Our deepest condolences to the McElwee family. Frank was a true gentleman. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May Frank rest in peace.

  5. Condolences to all the McElwee family. May your Dad rest in peace.

  6. Our thoughts are with you at this sad time. Mat Frank rest in peace.

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