Headstones: GALWAY Rahoon Cemetery, Rahoon Rd., Galway, Ireland
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RAHOON CEMETERY, RAHOON RD., GALWAY, IRELAND

No. 0
... | ... | Rahoon Cemetery | Mount Street | JOSEPH |

No. 1
Left Headstone
THOMAS BARRETT | Died 26 - 11 - 1961 | THOMAS PETER BARRETT | Died 10 -
3 - 1966 | BRIDGET BARRETT | Died 22 - 7 - 1982 | DOMINICK | Died 6 - 7
- 1985 | WILBERT JAMES BERRY | Died 6 - 7 1989 | ELLEN BERRY (Nee
BARRET) | Died 8 - 7 - 2014 |
Right Headstone
ELLEN BURKE | Died 22 - 1 - 1939 | ANN BURKE | Died 1 - 10 - 1940 |
MICHAEL BURKE | Died 30 - 4 - 1952 | JOHN BURKE | Died 18 - 12 - 1954 |

No. 2
In Loving Memory | of | MARY BOHAN | Died 24 June 1967 | Her Husband |
PATRICK BOHAN | Died 16 Oct 1990 | Their Son | STEPHEN | Died 27 April
2007 | R.I.P. | Erected By Her Husband & Family |

No. 3
In Loving Memory | of | HARRY BRADY | Died 1st July 1963 | Aged 35 Years
| His Wife | SYBIL | Died 25th August 2003 | Aged 77 Years | Their Son |
GERRY | Died 20th May 2006 | Jesus Have Mercy | R.I.P. | Erected By His
Wife & Family |

No. 4 
In Loving Memory | of | JOHN BURKE | Who Died 19th May 1940 | And His
Wife | MARY | Died 11th March 1951 | Also Their Grandson | MICHAEL
BARRETT | Died June1951 | Aged 7 1/2 Years | Their Daughter | KATHLEEN
BURKE | Died 26th Dec 1992 | R.I.P. | Erected By Their Family |

No. 5
Sacred Heart Of Jesus | Have Mercy On The Soul | of | NORA BURKE | Who
Died 13th January 1940 | Aged 62 Years | Her Husband | MICHAEL | Who
Died 26th January 1943 | Aged 71 Years | And Their Daughter | CATHERINE
| Who Died 27th December 1991 | And Their Daughter | MARY O'DRISCOLL |
24 - 12 - 1915 - 8 - 1 - 2010 | R.I.P. | Erected By Her Husband And
Family |

No. 6
In Loving Memory | of | PATRICK (PAPA) CANAVAN | 34 Fursa Road Lr
Shantalla | Died 28th June 1968 | And His Wife | MARGARET (COLLERAN) |
Died 30th March Easter Sunday 1986 | Their Son | SEAMUS | Died 26th
September 2003 | Rest In Peace |

No. 7
Prayer For The Souls | of | Carnacregg Dalysford Rd | Died 12 May 1945 |
And His Wife | DELIA | Died 14 October 1951 | Their Son | FRANK | Died
23 August 1976 | R.I.P. |

No. 8
In Loving Memory | of | THOMAS COLLINS | Died 11th March 2003 | Aged 94
Years | His Wife | SHEILA | Died 18th May 2006 | Aged 94 Years | Their
Youngest Son | GARRY | Died 27th September 1946 | Aged 2 Years | Their
Daughter - In - Law | MAUREEN | Did 11th January 2008 | In Life God
Loved Them Beyond Their Wildest Dreams | May They Now Enjoy Forever The
Vision Of His Glory As They Rest In Peace | COLLINS |

No. 9
In Loving Memory | of | BRIDGET CONCANNON (Knocknagreena) | Died 21st
Aug 1964 | Aged 68 Years |Her Husband | JOHN | Died 9th Jan 1972 |
R.I.P. | Erected By Her Husband And Family |

No. 10
In Loving Memory | of | THOMAS CONNAIRE | Llanaire St Marys Ave | Died
20th November 1971 | And His Wife | IMELDA E CONNAIRE | Died 18th
September 1986 | Rest In Peace |

No. 11
In Loving Memory | of | FRANCES CONNAUGHTON | Died 9th September 1943 |
Aged 25 Years | And Of | CHRISTOPHER CONNAUGHTON | Died 3rd April 1962 |
Aged 76 Years | And His Wife | ELIZABETH | Died 28th October 1964 |
R.I.P. | Their Daughter | LULU WALSH | Died 21st June 1981 |

No. 12
In Loving Memory | of | MARTIN CONNOLLY | Died 15th February 2000 | His
Wife | MARY | Died 29th April 2010 | Rest In Peace | O Scared Hear Of
Jesus | I Place All My Trust In Thee |Erected By His Wife And Family |


No. 13
In Loving Memory | of | COLMAN CONROY | 21 Shantalla Place | Died 27th
May 1968 | His Wife | DELIA | Died 19th Nov 1980 | Their Son | COLM |
Died 8th June 1993 | Their Daughter | MARY | Died 25th July 2012 |
R.I.P. | Erected By His Wife Son & Daughter |

No. 14
In Loving Memory | of | PATRICK COTTER | And His Wife | MARY | Who Died
28th Feb 1990 | For Her Who Worked So Hard for Us Is Resting At Gods
Will | GERARD COTTER | Died 26th March 2012 | THOMAS COTTER | Killed In
Action 1945 | Aged 19 Years |

No. 15
In Loving Memory | of | GERALD COUNAHAN | Died 2nd July 1959 | Aged 53 |
His Wife | NATALIE | Born 20th August 1909 | Died 8th December 2007 |
Their Twin Sons | MICHAEL And DAVID | Born 30th January 1945 | Died 1st
February 1945 | R.I.P. |

No. 16
In Loving Memory Of Our Parents | JOHN DALY | Died May 13 - 1970 |
BRIDGET DALY | Died April 10 - 1969 | And Our Aunt NORAH BOLAND | Died
June 27 - 1971 | And Her Son | JOHN HENRY BOLAND | Died 6 - June 2006 |
R.I.P.

No. 17
In Loving Memory | of | JOHN J DEENEY | Died 14th Oct 1967 | His Wife |
CATHERINE | Died 13th June 2013 | R.I.P. | Erected By The Family |

No. 18
DURKIN | FRANCES | 22 August 1991 | Aged 61 Years | Baby MARTINA | 26
Oct 1964 | JOHN 'JACK' | 17 May 2001 | Aged 73 Years | Remembered with
Love And Happiness |

No. 19
In Loving Memory Of | MARY FEENEY | Taylor's Hill | Died 22 June 1978 |
Her Sister - In - Law | DELIA FARRAGHER | Died 9 January 1935 | PETER
FEENEY | Died 29 March 1993 | R.I.P. | Erected By Her Husband And
Family.

No. 20
FITZGERALD | MICHAEL | 1896 - 1954 | MARGARET 1908 - 1980 |

No. 21
In Loving Memory | of | ANNIE FOLAN - FOLEY | 9 Mcdara Road Shantalla |
21st July 1907 - 26th November 1971 | Her Husband | PADRAIG | 20th
February 1898 - 29th March 1977 | Their Son | PAT | 3rd October 1930 -
31st January 1969 | Interred In The U.S.A. | Their Son MURT | 8th August
1938 - 28th July 2008 | Rest In Peace | FOLAN |

No. 22
In Loving Memory | of | PATRICK FOLAN | Died 4th August 1992 | Aged 70
Years | His Wife | MAUREEN | Died 23rd Oct 1998 | Aged 72 Years |

No. 23
In Loving Memory of our dear mom and dad | DOMINIC and SARAH FORTUNE |
Late of Shantalla | And Their Grandson | MARK | R.I.P. | Erected By
Their Sons And Daughter VALERIE | FORTUNE |

No. 24 |
Rear Headstone
In Loving Memory | of | DOROTHY GAVIN | 36 Fursey Rd Shantalla | Born
Mexico City 1909 | always | 19th July 1905 | Died Galway 1905 | 28th
March 1978 | ANN WEISS (Nee GAVIN) | Died 21st May 2009 | Aged 66 Years
| Rest In Peace | Erected By The Family. 
Front Headstone / Plaque
Baby | DOLORES GAVIN | Went To Heaven 1939 | Rest In Peace |

No. 25
In Loving Remembrance Of A Wonderful Husband And Father | JOHN JOSEPH
CLYNN | Died 6th June 1954 | His Wife | MABEL | Died 6th August 1971 |
His Son | JOLYNN | Died 15th Oct 2004 | Rest In Peace | Erected By His
Family |

No. 26
In Sad And Loving Memory | of | PADDY GREHAN | Died 21 - January 1972 |
His Wife | STATIA | Died 14 - September 1997 | Rest In Peace |

No. 27
In Loving Memory | of | JOHN GRIFFIN | Letteragh | Died 19th November
1961 | Aged 68 Years | His Wife | BRIDGET | Died 2nd July 1969 | Aged 76
Years | Their Son | PADDY | Died 15th August 2009 | Aged 84 Years | Rest
In Peace |

No. 28
Thy Will Be Done | In Loving Memory | of | MARY GRIFFIN | Died 16th July
1951 | Aged 43 Years | Her Husband | THOMAS GRIFFIN | Died 17th May 1969
| Aged 79 Years | Their Son | WILLIAM | Died 23rd January 2015 | 65
Years | R.I.P. | Erected  By Her Husband & Family | GRIFFIN |

No. 29
Sacred Heart Of Jesus | Have Mercy On The Soul | of | PATRICK GRIFFIN |
Lr St Bridget's Place Woodquay | Died 1st November 1987 | Aged 19 Years
| His Mother | TESSIE | Died 6th May 1988 | Aged 73 Years | His Father |
PATRICK | Died 6th August 1993 | Aged 78 Years | EDDIE GRIFFIN | 30 - 5
- 1945 - 13 - 1 - 2010 | Erected By His Parents | GRIFFIN |

No. 30
In Loving Memory | of | DENNIS HERNON | Boleybeg Barna | Died 5-3-1966 |
Aged 92 Years | His wife | MARY | Died 9-2-1941 | Aged 71 Years | Their
Grandaughter | MARY | Died 26-11-1947 | Aged 9 Years | Their Son | JAMES
| Died 11-2.1994 | Aged 83 years | His wife | MARIA | Died 14-3-98 |
Aged 82 Years | Erected By The Hernon Family | HERNON |

No. 31
Sacred Heart of Jesus | Have Mercy on | MARY ELLEN HOLLAND | Died 5th
July 1975 | Aged 58 Years | FRANK GLYNN | Died 16th March 2001 | Aged 30
Years | And Her Husband | THOMAS HOLLAND | Died 5th April 2003 | Aged 87
Years | ELIZABETH (LIZ) GLYNN | Died 17TH Dec 2005 | Aged 59 Years |
R.I.P. | Erected By Her Husband THOMAS & Family | HOLLAND |

No. 32
In Loving Memory | of | SALLY JOYCE | Died 18th Sept 1979 | And Her
Husband | FRANK | R.I.P. |

No. 33
Sacred Heart Of Jesus | Grant Eternal Rest To The Soul | of | THOMAS
JOYCE | Died 25-April 1954 | And His Wife | MAI | Who Died 30-March 2001
| R.I.P. |

No. 34
I gCuimhne | BARTLEY KEANE | Died 17th Oct 1983 | Aged 73 Yrs | His Wife
| HELEN | Died 28 Nov 1984 | 72 Yrs | Ar dheis De go raibh a n-nam |

No. 35
In Loving Memory | of | BARTLEY KEANE | Died 15 April 1964 | Aged 81 Yrs
| KATE KEANE | Died 4 Dec 1971 | Aged 84 Years | Their Son | PATRICK |
Died 28th Nov 2001 | Aged 88 Years |

No. 36
O Sacred Heart Of Jesus Have Mercy On The Souls | of | BRIDGET KEANE |
Died 15 November 1938 | TIMOTHY KEANE | Died 7th June 1985 | ANNE KEANE
| Died 3rd September 2002 | R.I.P. | Erected By Their Loving Parents |
KEANE |

No. 37
In Loving Memory | of | COLMAN KEANE | Died 12th Feb 1971 | Aged 65
Years | His Daughter | CATHERINE | Died 15th June 1971 | Aged 18 Yrs |
His Wife | ELIZABETH | Died 20th June 1988 | Aged 70 Years | R.I.P. |
KEANE |

No. 38
Peace | In Loving Memory | of | JAMES KEANE | Died 5 May 1927 | His Wife
| SARAH | Died 25 Oct 1977 | R.I.P. Erected By Their Family |

No. 39
In Loving Memory Of Baby | PATRICK GERARD KEANE | Died 28 November 1954
| His Father | JOHN KEANE | 50 Upper Shantalla Rd | Died 27 April 1968 |
And His Mother | MARY | Died 31 August 2005 | R.I.P. | Our Lady Of Good
Counsel Pray For Them |

No. 40
Thy Will Be Done | In Loving Memory | of | MARY KEANE | Died 10th August
1955 | Aged 64 Years | Her Husband | JOHN | Died 5th May 1977 | R.I.P. |

No. 41
In Loving Memory Of My Parents | TIMOTHY KEANE | Died November 2-1954 |
His Wife | BRIDGET | Died June 24-1937 | Their Grandson | GERARD | Died
Oct 15-1938 | Aged 7 Months | R.I.P. Erected By Their Daughter | SARAH |

No. 42
In Loving Memory | of | JOHN KELLY | New Rd | Died 3 - Feb 1973 | His
Son | JOHN | Died 7 - Jan 1972 | His Wife | JULIA | Died 17 Oct 1988 |
Their Son | DANIEL | Died 26 Nov 1993 | Their Daughter | MARY | Died 26
April 2010 | Rest In Peace |

No. 43
In Loving Memory | of | PADDY KELLY | Grattan Terrace | Died 26th
September 1966 | Aged 62 Years | His Father | JOHN | Died 29th June 1933
| His Mother | MARGARET | Died 10th Feb 1958 | His Nephew Infant |
DOMINIC NAUGHTON | Died 1952 | His Son PADDY | Died 8th Dec 1985 | Aged
52 Years | Rest In Peace |

No. 44
In Loving Memory | of | RODERICK P. KELLY | Salthill | 16th November
2005 | Rest In Peace | KELLY |

No. 45
In Loving Memory | of | TOMMIE KILKELLY | Died 1921 | BERNARD KILKELLY |
Died 1958 | ANNIE KILKELLY | Died 1966 | EVELINE | Died 1998 | Erected
By Their Family |

No. 46
In Loving Memory | of | MARTIN (MATE) LYDON | Died 3 May 1983 | His Wife
| NORA | Died 14 Oct 1951 | R.I.P. | Erected By His Brother | THOMAS |

No. 47
In Loving Memory | of | BARTHOLOMEW LYNCH | Died 1st January 1964 | His
Wife | NORA | Died 5th December 1992 | Their Son | MICHAEL LYNCH | Died
28th September 2013 | R.I.P. | Erected by his Wife & Family |

No. 48
Sacred Heart Of Jesus Have Mercy On The Soul | of | JOSEPH PETER MAC
CABE | The Crescent | Who Died May 4 1942 | Aged 86 Years | And His Wife
| MARGARET | Who Died April 5 1947 | Their Son-In-Law | Professor
FRANCIS McBRYAN | Who Died March 20 - 1971 | R.I.P. |
No. 49
In Loving Memory | of | AGNES MACDERMOTT | Died 8th January 1947 | JOHN
MACDERMOTT | Died 5th February 1950 | Their Son | Dr NEIL MACDERMOTT |
Died 10th November 1972 | His Wife | BEA (BRIDGET) | Died 21st Oct 1993
| R.I.P. |

No. 50
In Loving Memory | of | JOHN MACSONALD | Lr Salthill | Died 30th June
1959 | His Wife DOROTHY | Died 19th Jan 1985 | And Their Daughter |
MAUREEN | Died 2nd April 1989 | R.I.P. |

No. 51
In Loving Memory | of | ELIZABETH MADDEN | The Nurseries Taylors Hill |
Who Died 25th Jan 1948 | And Her Son | CHARLES | Who Died 8th June 1996

No.52
In Loving Memory | of | JOHN JOSEPH McMAHON | 32 Dara Road Shantalla
Calway | Who Died 16th July 1958 | Aged 39 Years | His Wife | MARGARET
(PEG) McMAHON | Died 2nd June 2003 | Aged 94 Years | R.I.P. | ... |

No. 53
In Loving Memory | of | MARGARET McDONAGH |Died 18th Aug 1967 | R.I.P. |
Erected By The Family |

No. 54
In Loving Memory | of | JOHN McEVILLY | Newcastle Road | Died 12th Feb
1988 | His Wife | JENNIE | Died 7th Jan 1997 | KATHLEEN O'DONOGHUE |
Died 20th Sept 1967 | R.I.P. | Erected By JENNIE McEVILLY |

No. 55
In Loving Memory | of | CATHERINE McTIGUE | Sancta Maria Hotel | Died
14th February 1964 | Her Husband | PATRICK | Died 15th April 1968 |
Infant | PATRICK McTIGUE | Died 29th May 1953 | ... |

No. 56
In Loving Memory | of | EDWARD McDONAGH | Died 25th December 1997 | His
Wife | MARY | Died 13th October 1998 | Their daughter | BRIDIE (PYNE)
Died 23rd February 1963 | ... |

No. 57
In Loving Memory | of | THOMAS MORAN | Died 6th Jan 1962 | His Father |
LAWRENCE | Died 16th May 1927 | His Mother | MARGARET | Died 18th Mar
1926 | R.I.P. |

No. 58
In Loving Memory | of | PETER MULLALLY | Fairhill | Died 26th Sept 1979
| Aged 63 Years | GERRY MULLALLY | Died 19th August 1992 | Aged 37 Years
| Imelda SCAHILL | Who Went To Heaven On 18th APRIL 2006 | R.I.P. |
Erected By ... Family |

No. 59
In Loving Memory | of | ANN MURPHY (Nee BARRETT) | Died 24 May 1971 |
Aged 33 Years | MICHAEL JOHN BARRETT | Died 4 August 1995 | PATRICK
JPSEPH BARRETT | Died 6 April 1996 | R.I.P. | Erected By Her Loving
Mother And Daughters PATRICIA And SALLY |

No. 60
In Loving Memory | of | ANNIE MURPHY | St Mary's Road Galway | Died 18 -
Feb 1979 | Aged 89 Years | Her Husband | PATRICK | Died 2 - Sept 1940 |
Aged 45 Years | Erected By Their Family | MURPHY |

No. 61
In Loving Memory | of | STEPHEN MURPHY Died 19 April 1987 | His Wife |
ANNIE | Died 13 Oct 1990 | Their Son | JACK | Died 29 Nov 2010 | R.I.P.
| Erected By ... Family |

No. 62
In Loving Memory | of | JOHN MURPHY | Died 16 Aug 1960 | Aged 69 Years |
And His Wife | MARY | Died 19 Sept 1960 | Aged 60 Yrs | Their Grandson |
RICHARD | Died 29 December 1995 | Aged 34 Yrs | Their Daughter - In -
Law | LILIAN (LILA) | Died 10th October 2003 | Aged | 74 Years | Their
Son | JOHN VINCENT | Died 5th August 2009 | Aged 83 Years | R.I.P. |
Erected By Their Children | MURRAY |

No. 63
In Loving Memory | of | MARY ANNE NOONA ... | Died 23rd June 1947 | Her
Husband | MARTIN | Died 14th Feb 1967 | Their Son | BRENDAN | Died 24th
June 1998 | Their Son | MATTIE | Died 12th July 1979 | And His Wife |
MARY ( ... | Died 8th May 2002 | Rest In Peace |

No. 64
In Loving Memory | of | MARY ANNE O'DONNELL (Nee FAHERTY) | 10 Corrib
Terrace Woodquay Galway | Died 14th May 1981 | Her Husband | LARRY |
Died 19th July 1991 | Always Remembered With Love And Gratitude | Rest
In Peace | O'DONNELL |

No. 65
O'FLYNN | In Loving Memory Of Our Darling Baby | KIERAN | Seacrest
Knocknacarra | Who Stayed Asleep | 17th September 1991 | Aged 3 Months |
... And Missed ... Family

No. 66
In Loving Memory | of | MARY O HALLORAN | Died 3 April 1964 | Her
Daughter | MARY ANN | Died 25 September 1981 | Her Son | CHARLES MARTIN
| Died 8 March 1986 | Her Daughter | MARGARET | Died 22 Nov 1993 | Rest
In Peace |

No. 67
In Loving Memory | of | WINIFRED E O'HALLORAN | ELLEN J MOONEY | Died
7th Dec 1976 | THOMAS O'HLLORAN | Died 28th MAY 1986 | R.I.P. NANETTE
O'HALLORAN | Died 21st April 1997 |

No. 68
In Loving Memory | of | MADGE O'HEA | Furbo | Co Galway | 19 - 8 - 1933
- 18 - 8 - 2005 | Rest In Peace | O'HEA 

No. 69
In Loving Memory | of | DAVID O' SULLIVAN | 26 Saint Nicholas Road The
Claddagh | Died 13 - July 1981 | His Wife | TERESA | Died 18 - Aug 1989
| Their Son | TONY | Died 26 - May 1956 | Their Son | PETER | Died 2 -
Oct 2008 | Rest In Peace | Erected By Their Family | O'SULLIVAN |

No. 70
PETERS | Dalysfort Road | JACK | Died 9th Feb 1989 | His Daughter | JUDY
| Died 13th Oct 1993 | His Wife | SHIELA | Died 23 Dec 1993 | May They
Rest In Peace | ... Remembered By ... |

No. 71
In Loving Memory | of | PATRICK POWELL | The Four Corners Galway And
Inishere Aran Islands | Died 26 January 1956 | And His Wife | CHRISTINE
| Died 16 October 1979 |

No. 72
In Fond And Loving Memory | of | GERRY THORTON | Died 23 - August 1967 |
Aged 10 Years | His Father | BERARD THORNTON | Died 2 - June 1998 | Aged
82 Years | His Beloved Wife | EILEEN (Nee JOYCE) | Died 10 - January
2008 | R.I.P. 

No. 73
In Loving Memory | of | NORA WALSH | 9 Colmcille Road Shantalla | Died
11th December 1965 | Also Her Son | TOMMY WALSH | Died 23rd July 2002 |
Rest In Peace | WALSH 

No. 74
In Loving Memory | of | BRIDGET WARD | St Marys Road | Who Died 28 June
1971 | Her Husband | JACK | Who Died 28 May 1976 | GERRY WARD | Who Died
10 December 1998 | R.I.P. | Erected By Her Husband & Family