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Síle Sweeney (née Ní Loingsigh)

Dublin, Glasnevin

SWEENEY, (née Ní Loingsigh) Síle (Iona Villas, Glasnevin, Dublin 9 and late of Kilfountain, Dingle, Co. Kerry) January 10th, 2019 (peacefully) in the loving care of the staff of St. Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her husband Frank (The Offaly Rover), her brothers Pádraig and Tomás and sister Eibhlín (Sr. Pádraigín). Loving mother of Fergus and Eoin, sadly missed by her daughters-in-law Zoë and Margaret, her grand children Lucia, Zac, Ollie, Jack and JP, her surviving brothers Mícheál, Seán, Batt and Dónal, surviving sisters Maureen, Áine and Bernie, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, neighbours and a large circle of friends.

Beannacht Dé lena hanam uasal séimh

Reposing at her home on Friday (January 11th.) from 4.00pm to 8.00pm.  Arriving at St Columba’s Church, Iona Rd, on Saturday (January 12th.) for 10 o’c Funeral Mass followed by burial afterwards in St Joseph’s Cemetery, Kilcormac, arriving at 1 o'c approximately, Co. Offaly. Family flowers only please, Donations appreciated to St. Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown.

Ag Críost an mhuir, ag Críost an t-iasc;

I líonta Dé go gcastar sinn.

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Michael WalshCousin from Chicago

We all here in Chicago wish to offer our sincere condolences to all The Sweeney & Lynch Families on the passing of Sile. She was a wonderful person.

Joan ConroyLoving Cousin Chicago

Sile was a wonderful lady who will be missed by Fergus and Owen and their wonderful families. She was a treasure to all of the Lynch family, like a second mother to them.

God bless you Sile, you are with the love of your life Frank! Joan

Catherine Mannixcousin

I will never forget how kind Sheila was to me when I first visited Ireland in 1981, a year after graduating from college. She gave me a bed, a meal with the family, and a ride to the train station. I met her again briefly during the extended family reunion in 2000. She was a kind soul. May she rest in peace. (oldest of Dennis Mannix, Chicago)

Kay MannixCousin by marriage

On behalf of Kay Mannix and family (wife of the late Dennis Mannix, Chicago), we wish to express our deepest condolences. Sheila was so kind to our family and despite having not seen her for 19 years, we exchanged Christmas cards every year. I (Kathleen) so looked forward to the family updates in those cards and annual calls we would make to each other. She was a kind and loving soul and enriched my life.