Gretta McGarry (née Morrisroe)

Kilnamanagh, Frenchpark, Co. Roscommon, July 27th, 2021 peacefully at her home in the loving care of her family.

Pre-deceased by her husband Peter and infant son Tommy.

Sadly missed and remembered with love by her family,  her daughter Carmel (husband Martin), sons John, Peter, Mattie (wife Geraldine) and Gerard, grandchildren Catherine (Goddaughter), Aisling, Brenda, Paul, Keith, Enda, Kevin and Donal, great-grandchildren Éadaoin, Conn, Ryan, Abbie, Fionn, Oran, Cillian, Sheona, Anya, Emma and Lilly -Mae. Gretta will be greatly missed by her best friend Carmel, her carers and friends Eileen, Ann, Margaret and Mary, her bridesmaid Betty, her nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May She Rest in Peace.

Gretta will be removed from her home on Thursday at 12.30pm to St. Bridget’s Church, Breedogue arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 1pm followed by Interment in Kilnamanagh cemetery.

However, in line with Government and H.S.E advice regarding public gatherings, a small private funeral will be held. Gretta’s family would ask that over the coming days, everyone who knew her would take some time to light a candle or say a prayer in her memory.

Gretta’s Funeral Mass can be viewed on this webcam:-sharkeyfuneraldirectors/facebook

Family flowers only, please. Donations in memory of Gretta can be made to the Mayo/Roscommon Hospice Palliative Care Services.

Gretta’s family understand and appreciate that people would like to offer their condolences, we would suggest you use the on-line condolence page.

In keeping with HSE, NPHET and Public Health guidelines, attendance at funerals is limited. Please respect the privacy of the family during this difficult time.

If you would like to pay your respects along the way, please join the static Guards of Honour as the Funeral Cortège makes its way.

Please ensure you maintain the recommended social distancing at all times keeping to the 2-metre apart guideline.


Anne John. Peter Dolan
My Sincere Condolences To your Daughter Carmel sons John mattie peter Gerald Son in law Martin and all your extended family and Friends Rest in peace Gretta my dear friend always in my prayers
Assumpta & Jimmy Finn
Sincere sympathy to all the McGarry family.
Tommie hora
Deepest sympathy to Mattie and Mcgarry family on the death of your mum may she rest in peace
Andy an Mai Brady. Ballyjamesduff
Deepest sympathy to the McGarry family on the death of Gretta. May she rest in peace
Maurice O Malley
Sincere sympathy to the Mattie,Geraldin e and the extended Mc Garry family on the death of Gretta.Rest on peace
Kieran & Margaret Farrell
We wish to offer our sincere condolences to all of Gretta’s Family at this very sad time.May her gentle soul rest in Peace.
Laura Shanley
Deepest sympathy to Cartmel, John, Peter, Mattie, and Geard on the death of your mum may she rest in peace
Attracta Greiner and family
Sincere Sympathy to Carmel and the Mc Garry family on the passing of Gretta. May her gentle soul rest in peace.
Tommy Coùghlan
Deepest sympathy to you all on the loss òf Gretna
may she rest in peace

Pat Cryan
Deepest Sympathy to all the Family.
Pat Cryan,Kilnamanagh.
Deepest Sympathy to all the Family .
John Mary OGara Frenchpark
Deepest Sympathy on the passing of your mum may she rest in peace
Muriel Moran Loughglynn
Deepest sympathy to you all on the loss of Gretta. May the lord grant her eternal peace. Thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad, lonely and difficult time.