John William Gilchrist,
Thursday, 21st January peacefully in the exceptional care of the nurses and staff of St.Joseph’s Care Centre, Longford. Pre-deceased by his parents William and Annie and also by his brother Declan.
John will be sadly missed and remembered with love by his family ,his beloved wife Lily, daughters Niamh Hallissy (Clane, Co.Kildare ) , Lorna (Carlow) and Sinead Gibson (Hillsborough ,Co.Down), son John (Galway) ,sons-in-law Michael, Seamus and Colin, daughter-in-law Geraldine ,sisters Teresa Quinn , Rose Dennigan , Mary Carty and Diane Rohan ,brothers Pat and Mike ,grandchildren Caoilfhionn , Rossa , Lilianne and Noah ,sisters-in-law , brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews ,relatives and friends.
John’s funeral cortege will leave Glennon’s funeral Home on Saturday morning to arrive at St. Mel’s Cathedral for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.00am with interment afterwards in Ballymacormack cemetery.
Following government restrictions regarding public gatherings, the Mass will be restricted to ten people only. The Funeral Mass will be streamed live please go to www.longfordparish.com. The family very much appreciate your support and consideration at this time.
Family flowers only please donations if desired to Arc Cancer Support centres- www.arccancersupport.ie
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