Recent deaths in the local community

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Deaths in the local community this week.

Karen Gail Hylands (NÉE Robinson)

Karen Hylands passed away on June 11.

Karen was the beloved mother and best friend of Jill, and dear sister of Simon.

Her funeral took place from her home on Wednesday, with interment afterwards in Kernan Cemetery.

Donations, if desired, to Craigavon Cardiac Care Association c/p Joseph Poots and Son, 42 Bride St, Portadown.

Lovingly remembered by all the family circle.

Geraldine McNeill (NÉE Headley)

Geraldine McNeill passed away on June 13.

Geraldine was the dearly beloved mother of Adrian, Antoinette, David and the late Terence and Declan, and beloved sister of Austin, Oliver and Dympna.

Her funeral took place on Thursday, with Requiem Mass in St Peter’s Church followed by interment in St Colman’s Cemetery.

Deeply regretted by her loving sons, daughter, son-in-law Paddy, grandchildren Jolene, Carrie, Nadine, Leah, Aimee, Caolan, Adam, Emma, Mary and Sabrina, great grand-daughter Aoife, brothers, sister and family circle.

Phyllis Jewel M0rrow

The death of Phyllis Morrow occurred on June 14.

Phyllis was the beloved wife of Jim.

Her funeral was held in Lurgan Baptist Church on Thursday, followed by interment in Magheralin Parish Churchyard.

Donations, if desired, to Alzheimer’s Society c/o Malcomsons Funeral Service, 7 Robert St, Lurgan.

Lovingly remembered by her sorrowing husband and entire family circle.

Bridie Cassells

The death of Bridie Cassells occurred on June 14.

Bridie was the dearly beloved wife of the late Hugh, much loved mother of Mariea, Paula and Linda, and loving granny of Adrian, Paul, Stephen, Lisa and Claire, and loving sister of Maisie, Patricia, Olive and Maureen.

Her funeral took place on Thursday, with Requiem Mass in St Peter’s Church followed by interment in St Colman’s Cemetery.

Very deeply regretted by her loving daughters, grandchildren sisters, sons-in-law and entire family circle.

Robert (Cecil) Anderson

Robert Anderson passed away on June 14.

Robert was the beloved husband of the late Mina and much loved father of Elizabeth.

His funeral was held in Hill Street Presbyterian Church on Friday, with interment in Lurgan Cemetery.

Donations, if desired, to Coronary Care Unit, Craigavon Area Hospital c/o Malcomsons Funeral Service.

Lovingly remembered by his sorrowing daughter, son-in-law Ross, grandson Jonathan, granddaughter Emma and family circle.

Kathleen Knox

The death of Kathleen Knox occurred on June 14.

Kathleen was the dearly beloved wife of the late Jim, much loved mother of Jenny, Ann, Jim, Fiona, Noeleen, Janette, David and Maria, and loving granny of Anthony, Sinead, Ciara, Ciaran, Shea, Dean, Mckenzie, Paudie, Aodhan, Emma, Belle, Enda and Padraig and great granny of Odhran.

Her funeral took place on Friday, with Requiem Mass in St Peter’s Church followed by interment in St Colman’s Cemetery.

Donations, if desired, to St Peter’s Church Restoration Fund c/o Jack McLearnon & Son, 75 North Street, Lurgan.

Very deeply regretted by her loving daughters, son, grandchildren, great grandchild, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, brother, sisters and family circle,

Vincent McGeown

The death of Vincent McGeown occurred on June 16.

Vincent was the beloved husband of the late Olive, loving father of Gary, Vivien and Helen, father-in-law to, Ildi, Neil and Rory, much loved granddad of Olivia, Michael, Donnacha and Fainna and dear brother of Marie.

His funeral was held on Sunday, with Requiem Mass in St. Mary’s church and burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Donations, if desired, to Lurgan Hospital Patients Comfort Fund c/o McAlinden & Murtagh, 5 William Street, Lurgan.

Sadly missed by his sorrowing son, daughters, daughter-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, sister and entire family circle.

Susan Jackson

Susan Jackson passed away on June 17.

Susan was the dearly beloved daughter of the late John and Margaret, and much loved sister of Edna, Norie, Geri, Paddy, Trudie, Elma, Terry and the late Jimmy and John.

Her funeral took place on Monday, with Requiem Mass in St Paul’s Church followed by interment in St Colman’s Cemetery.

Donations, if desired, to Aughnacloy House Patients Comfort Fund c/o Jack McLearnon & Son.

Very deeply regretted by her loving sisters, brothers, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces and family circle.

Leo Fegan

Leo Fegan passed away on June 19.

Leo was he dearly beloved husband of Anne, much loved father of Emma, Gillian, Leona, Una and David, beloved father-in-law of Garry, Darren, Justin and Paul, loving granda of Conan, Fionnuala, Eireann, Beibhinn, Blathnaid, Ben, Zoe, Zac, Claire and Niamh, and beloved brother of Jim, Donald and the late George.

His funeral was held on Tuesday, with Requiem Mass in St Peter’s Church followed by interment in St Colman’s Cemetery.

Very deeply regretted by his loving wife, daughters, son, sons-in-law, grandchildren, brothers and family circle.