John F Neilan Jr

Nov 25, 2021 11:11 By reception
John F Neilan Jr

John F Neilan Jr (Retired Judge)

‘Rathanane’, Abbey Street, Roscommon

November 24th,  peacefully at home, with his family.

He will be deeply missed by his wife Peggy, daughter Gillian, sons; Jonathan and Jevan; their respective partners Damien, Deirdre and Amanda; grandsons; Daniel, Conor, Christian, Finn and Toman, sisters; Ann and Bridget; brothers; William and Gerard; sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Predeceased by sisters Elaine and Edwina, brothers; Pat, Brian and Maurice and brother-in-law Gerry Liddy.

Reposing at home in Abbey Street, Roscommon on Friday afternoon from 1 o’clock until 5 o’clock. In adherence with current guidelines, this will be walk through only. Removal from the house on Saturday morning at 10.45 o’clock, arriving at the Sacred Heart Church, Roscommon for Mass of the Resurrection at 11 o’clock. Burial afterwards in St Coman’s Cemetery.  For those wishing to offer their sympathies, we suggest using the online condolence link below. John’s family very much appreciate your support at this time. Family flowers only. Donations welcome towards your local hospice.

Please note that the funeral Mass will be broadcast in the Roscommon town area on the Parish Radio 105.9 FM and can also be viewed live on Saturday at 11 o’clock by clicking

Due to the current covid restrictions, and if you cannot attend the funeral or sympathise with the family, you can now leave you messages of condolences and memories on this page.  We hold comments for moderation. An approval process takes place before your condolences appear.  Identifiable information such as an address or phone number will be edited out of comments.  A condolence book will be available to the family on request from the funeral director. Shannonside Northern Sound would like to express their sympathy to the family and friends of the deceased.



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Condolences (5)

Marc Mac Sharry TD & Family

Nov 25, 2021 12:11

Very sad to hear the news Sincere sympathy to you Peggy, Gillian, Jonathan & Jevan. May John Rest in Peace. See you over the coming days. Marc & Children.

thomas donegal

Nov 25, 2021 18:11

neilan john one of nature s gentemen : never let anyone down showed humility & respect to everyone he encountered : sympathy to john s entire family T,

Louis & Rebecca Finnerty

Nov 25, 2021 22:11

A sad passing. Sincere sympathy to Peggy and all the family.

John and Mary Larkin, GalwayRoad, Roscommon

Nov 26, 2021 16:11

Our sincere sympathies to you Peggy and all the family on your resent sad loss.

Mary O'Gara

Nov 26, 2021 16:11

Deepest sympathy to Peggy and all the Neilans on the sad passing of John. R.I.P.

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