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Margaret (Rita) Jacob (Née Carroll)

Quigabar, Kilglass, Enniscrone, Co. Sligo

27 Jan, 2023

Margaret (Rita) Jacob (nee Carroll) Quigabar, Kilglass, Enniscrone, Co. Sligo in the presence of her family under the excellent care of the staff at Sonas nursing home Enniscrone.

Pre-deceased by her husband Mixie (Michael), her brothers and sisters.

Loving mother of Michael (Parke), Brendan (Ardagh), Marie (Breslin) Claremorris, Noel (Enniscrone), Ann (Culkin) Kilglass, Carol (Tracy) New York, her brother Fonso (Quigabar), 21 adoring grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren, daughters in-law Kathleen, Evelyn, Patricia, sons in law Eamon Breslin, Eamon Culkin and Herb Tracy. Nephews and nieces especially Maureen (Carroll) Barrett, sisters in-law Maura Kilcullen and Anna Tolan, neighbours and friends

Reposing at the home of her son Michael and daughter in law Kathleen Parke Kilglass Enniscrone Co. Sligo F26 FD66 on Sunday the 29th of January from 2pm to 8pm with removal on Monday 30th January to the Church of our Lady assumed into Heaven Enniscrone for requiem mass at 12 noon followed by burial in St. Patrick’s cemetery Kilglass.

Mass can be live streamed on this link:

May her gentle soul rest in eternal peace.

Family flowers only.

Donations if desired to Ard na Gréine Resident’s Comfort Fund c/o McGowan’s Funeral Home.

Aged 94 years, Rita was well liked and respected by all those who knew her and came into contact with her, be it through her shop in Quigabar for over 50 years, her walks in Enniscrone or the many social occasions she graced the dancefloor with her late husband Mixie.

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  1. Carol your mom was such a sweet loving woman of God. May she rest in eternal peace♥️

  2. Carol,
    Our deepest condolences to you & your family on the loss of your beloved mother. May she always Rest In Peace. 😘

  3. Sympathies to the Jacob Family May her soul Rest in Peace

  4. Sincere sympathy to all the Jacob Family on the passing of your mother Rita, may she rest in peace.

  5. My deepest sympathies to the Jacob Family.

  6. Condolences to Noel and all the Jacob Family on the death of your mother a great lady.
    Martin Sherlock Collon, Co. Louth.

  7. So sorry to hear the sad news about your mum, she was a lady. Thinking of you all at this sad time.

  8. Deepest sympathy to all the family on the passing of Rita. May she rest in peace.

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