Michael McCarney, Derrybard Road, Seskinore, Co Tyrone.
Died 1st January 2024.
Michael’s wife Mary, children John, Brona, Malachy and Padraic and his extended family wish to express their sincere appreciation and heartfelt thanks to all those who sympathised, prayed for and supported them, through their recent sad bereavement. Michael was a widely respected gentleman and dearly loved Husband, Father, Father in law, Grandfather, Brother, Brother in law, Uncle and Friend.
Thank you to everyone who called to the wake in Grianan House Funeral Home. Sincere thanks to all who helped served tea and food, and to those who helped with traffic management, this was greatly appreciated. Our thanks also to those who sent Mass or Sympathy cards, messages, flowers or donations in lieu, lined the funeral route and to those who joined us at the Requiem Mass.
We are blessed to have the love and support of our family, friends, neighbours and work colleagues, your support throughout this difficult time has helped us in so many ways.
A special word of thanks to Father Seán Mulligan for his spiritual support and many visits to Michael during his illness. Our sincere thanks to Father Padraig McKenna P.P. and Father Artie McCann C.P. for their spiritual support and the very comforting Requiem Mass. We convey our appreciation also to the Sacristan and everyone who took part in the Liturgy, especially our readers, singer Fergal and musicians Stevie and Micheál who provided the beautiful reverent and uplifting music.
Thank you to McAtee Funeral Directors for the dignified and professional manner, in which the funeral arrangements were carried out and to the gravedigger Tommy for preparing Michael’s final resting place. Also to Sheenagh of Bumblebee Garden for the beautiful floral tributes, and to the St Patrick’s Hall ladies for the most welcome refreshments after the burial.
And finally, we send our sincere thanks and deep appreciation to the Community District Nursing Team and the Marie Curie Nurses who helped care for Michael in his final days, we are so very grateful for all your care, help and assistance.
As it would be impossible to thank everyone individually, please accept this acknowledgement as a gesture of our family’s deepest gratitude.
Michael is loved and missed every day. May his gentle, generous soul be granted peace and eternal rest. His Month’s Mind Mass will be celebrated in St Lawrence’s Church, Fintona on Friday 2nd February at 7.30pm. Our Lady pray for him.