Bereavement Notice - Geraghty

Castleknock Hurling and Football Club regret to advise of the recent passing of Philomena (Phyl) Geraghty, RIP, mother of Mick Geraghty, long serving member of the club. The Club Executive and all the Club Members, wish to extend sincere condolences to Mick, his wife Carmel, son Gerard and daughter Deborah and all the Geraghty family at this sad time.

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The death has occurred of Philomena (Phyl) Geraghty (née Tunney), Tullymore, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. 

Peacefully, on the 22nd February, in the wonderful care of the nurses and staff at Our Lady’s Hospital Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim surrounded by her loving family. 

Phyl, beloved wife of the late Pat Geraghty and predeceased by her grandchildren James, Patrick and Méabh, will be deeply missed by her sister Bridie Reynolds, her children Michael, Patsy, Loretta, Gerry, Tommy, Bridie and Mena, grandchildren Michael and wife Luli, Ryan, Gerard, Deborah, Eryn, Cealán, Tom, Jack, Lilia, Leona, Cara, Mary, Órla and great-granddaughter Lana, daughters-in-law Carmel and Margaret, sons-in-law Charlie, Joe and Vijay, nephews Michael, Paul and families, relatives, neighbours and friends. 

Reposing at her family home from 4pm – 9pm on Thursday and Friday. House private on morning of funeral, please. Removal on Saturday morning to St.Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, for 11am funeral Mass with burial afterwards in the Abbey Cemetery.

There will be a one way system in operation for the wake, entry via Legaltan on the Rossnowlagh Road L7675 and exit via Tullyhorkey on to the Donegal Road. 

Phyl’s funeral Mass can be viewed on

Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if desired, to Patient’s Comfort Fund Our Lady’s Hospital, Manorhamilton, Irish Heart Foundation and Alzheimer’s Society c/o John McGee & Sons Funeral Directors or any family member.