John Donlon

John Donlon.
Templemichael Glebe, Ballinalee Road, Longford.
Tuesday, 27th October 2020.

John will be greatly missed by his wife of 62 years Gretta, sons Gerard (Tullamore) Eamonn (Isle of Man) Raymond (San Francisco (U.S.A)
Angus (Leeds) and Mark (Virginia, U.S.A) ,daughters-in-law Trish , Carol , Eileen , Doreen and Amy and the grandchildren he enjoyed so much; Amy, Rory , Jennifer ,Darragh, Ashling, Stephen, Darren, Ciara, Shona, Rheanna, Maeve, Connor and Ronan ,John will be also missed by the extended Donlon and Gilleran families.

John’s funeral cortege will leave Glennon’s Funeral Home on Saturday at 10.40am to arrive at St. Mel’s Cathedral for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.00am with interment afterwards in Ballymacormack cemetery.
Following government guidelines regarding public gatherings, The Mass will be restricted to 25 people only. The Mass will be streamed lived, please go to
The Family very much appreciate your consideration and support at this time. House private please.

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  1. Dear Greta, Gerard, Eamonn, Raymond, Angus and family. Our sincere sympathy on your loss. John has left a wonderful legacy of humor, stories and compassion. We wish you all strength and peace.
    Love, Joe and Cathy Bradley

  2. Sincere sympathy to all the Donlon family, John was one of life’s gentlemen, may he rest in peace. God Bless you all at this time.