Death Notices

Ellen Lee (née Higgins)

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Clydagh, Headford, Galway / Claremorris, Mayo

Ellen Lee (nee Higgins), Clydagh, Headford, Co. Galway (formerly of Gaelcarraig Park, Newcastle, Galway and Tulrahan, Brickens, Claremorris, Co. Mayo), 18th October 2023, passed away peacefully at home. Ellen is predeceased by her husband John Joe, son Patrick and daughter Marie. Deeply regretted by her family, sons Michael, Robert and John, daughter Helena, daughter-in-law Caroline, grandchildren Megan, Casey, Katelyn, Abigail and Jack Patrick, sister Bridgie Garrett (UK), brother Vince Higgins (UK), sisters-in-law Nora Collins, Bridie Joyce, Margie Joyce and Dolly Carroll, brother-in-law Pat Lee, nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives, neighbours and friends.


   May Ellen’s Gentle Soul Rest in Peace


Reposing at Carey’s Funeral Home, Headford (H91 E6X9) on Saturday evening from 5pm with removal at 6pm to St. Mary’s Church, Claran (H91 A030). Requiem Mass on Sunday at 1pm with burial afterwards in Cargin Cemetery. Mass can be viewed live on Headford Parish Facebook Page or


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