Death Notices

John (JJ) Connaughton

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Castle Ellen, Athenry, Galway

John (JJ) Connaughton, Castle Ellen, Athenry, Co.Galway.


Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family. Very sadly missed by his heartbroken family, his wife Delia, daughters Laura and Mary and his son James, son in-law Darren, Mary’s partner Dara and James partner Michelle, his adored granddaughters Rebecca, Ayla and Kayley, brothers Joe, Gerard, Christy and Pat, sisters Teresa, Ann and Maureen, brothers in-law, sisters in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.


Reposing at Quinn’s Funeral Home, Athenry on Thursday 14th December from 5pm. Removal at 7pm to the Church of The Assumption, Athenry. Funeral Mass Friday 15th December at 12 noon. Burial afterwards to the New Cemetery, Athenry. Mass will be live streamed on and can be listened to on the parish radio 106.5FM. House private by request.


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Rest in Peace

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  1. Deepest sympathy to James and all the family on the passing of your day .May his gentle soul rest in peace.