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Annie Griffin née Connolly

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The death has occurred of Annie Griffin née Connolly, Colmcille Road, Shantalla, Galway.

Formerly of Hidden Valley.

Peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday 27th March.

Beloved wife of the late Mairt Griffin, and pre-deceased by her son-in-law Martin and grandchild Tom Oliver.

Dearly loved mother of Roger, Cepta, Eileen, Martin, Gerard, Cathy and Brian. Sadly missed by her heartbroken family, Grandchildren, Caroline, Jeff, Elaine, Lorna, Siobhán, Michael, Tara, Steven, Aaron, Brian Jnr, Saoirse, Great Grandchildren Mark, James, Amelia, Myia, Isabelle, Bríd and Roisín, nieces, nephews, extended family and all of her friends.

May her gentle soul Rest In Peace

Annie will repose in Conneely’s Funeral Home, Flood Street on Good Friday 29th March from 5 p.m. to 6.30 p.m. Removal to St Joseph’s Church, Presentation Road on Holy Saturday morning 30th March, in advance of a Funeral Prayer Service at 11 a.m. Burial will take place afterwards in Forthill Cemetery.

The Funeral Prayer Service will be available to livestream here:

House Private and Family flowers only please.

So it’s the laughter

We will remember

Whenever we remember

The way we were

The Griffin family and extended family wish to thank everybody for their sympathy and support at this sad time. You are welcome to use the Online Condolence Book below.  

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  1. To all the Griffen family and Cathy so sorry for your loss may her gentle soul rest in peace

  2. To Cathy and all the Griffin family, sincere condolences on the passing of your mother. May she rest in peace.

  3. To the Griffen & Connolly familes, our deepest condolences on the loss of beautiful Annie rip. May she now reunite with Mairt, Martin, Tom & all your dearly departed , in peace & love. Thinking of you all with love & sorrow.

  4. Our deepest condolences to auntie Annie’s children now reunited with the love of her life màirt..she was a wonderful aunt to us all we loved her..and also a wonderful and friendly neighbor in shantalla..she was a legend for the 2nd servings at all the .weddings..God bless you Annie and your beautiful family you reared may you rest in peace xxx

  5. To Gerry , and family sincere condolences on the passing of your mother. May her gentle soul Rest in peace 🙏.
    From Michelle Mc Tigue .