Winifred Maher nee McCann better known as Winnie
Kilknock, Breaffy, Castlebar and formerly of Boyle O’Reilly, Drogheda, Co. Louth; Lucan, Co. Dublin and Leixlip, Co. Kildare - peacefully at Cuan Chaitriona Nursing Home, Castlebar on 23rd November 2022.
Predeceased by her parents Paddy and Rita McCann, her brothers Kevin and Paddy and her sister Patricia.
Loving and devoted wife of Joe, retired sergeant An Garda Siochana, P.S.V. Inspector Mayo Division. Loving Mam to her sons Rowan and Joseph (Jnr.) and her daughters Siobhán and Fiona and adoring Nana to Lucy.
Winnie will be sadly missed by her heartbroken husband, sons, daughters, their partners Marta and Daniel, her son-in-law Pat Glendon, her brother Jackie (Drogheda), her sisters Aileen Lynch(Drogheda) and Mary Smith (Drogheda), brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives and many friends.
May she rest in peace.
Winnie worked all her life in the retail industry. She worked in several retail outlets in Castlebar and spent many years in Exclusive Fabrics. She was a real people person and liked nothing more than connecting with the many friends she had made throughout her life. But her greatest pride and joy was her family to whom she was devoted and who loved her dearly and will forever miss her.
Winnie will repose at the Kilcoyne Funeral Home, Thomas Street, Castlebar on Friday evening 25th November from 5.30 until 7 o’clock.
The funeral will arrive at St. Aloysius Church, Breaffy, Castlebar on Saturday at 1.15pm for Funeral Mass at 1.30pm. Afterwards Winnie will be laid to rest in Breaffy Cemetery.
House strictly private please. Family flowers only.
Donations to Mayo Parkinsons Association, c/o Kilcoyne Funeral Home.
Mass can be viewed on www.churchtv.ie/breaffy
You can leave a message of condolence below for the family or you can write to the family c/o Kilcoyne Funeral Directors, Thomas Street, Castlebar.
All enquiries to Kilcoyne Funeral Directors, Thomas Street, Castlebar 087 264 8869 www.kilcoynefuneralhome.com
May she rest in peace
Condolences to your Dad and all the family at this sad time .
May Winnie Rest in peace .
May her gentle Soul rest in peace.
So sorry to hear about Winnie’s passing. Fond memories of how welcoming she was when we popped over almost every day as kids. My thoughts are with ye all at this sad time.
Anthony, Sarah and Méabh Carroll.
Winnie was a lovely gentle lady.
Thinking of you all at this sad time.
Rest In Peace Winnie.
We are very sad to hear of the news that Winnie has passed away RIP.
She was a lovely neighbour and we all remember lovely chats with her over the years. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time.
Condolences from us all.
A kind and lovely lady.
May Winnie's gentle soul rest in peace.
Rest in peace Winnie
Winnie always had a pleasant welcoming smile when we used to meet. May she rest in eternal peace in the arms of our Lord and his blessed Mother reunited with her loved ones gone before her now in her heavenly home looking down to guide and protect you all until you meet again
Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam dilís.
Sincere and deepest sympathy Joe, Siobhan, Fiona, Rowan & Joe
on the loss of a beautiful wife and mother. She was one in a million.