Jane Kerr (née Porter)

Jul 21, 2021 07:07 By reception
Jane Kerr (née Porter)

Funeral Details for the late Jane  (Jean) Kerr  (née Porter)

Drollagh, Castleblayney, Co Monaghan, formerly of Avondale, Co. Wicklow.

Jane passed away peacefully at home in the care of her loving  family on Tuesday 20th July 2021.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Edward (Ned) and her sisters Maggie, Lily and Moll as well as her brothers Billy, Paddy, John, Dick and Miley.

Kathleen and John, her children, will always love and sadly miss her as well as all her grandchildren: Darren; Colin; Michael; Jonathan; Niall; Aiden; Rhiannon and Laura; her eight cherished great grandchildren, her sister Kathleen, her son in law Gerry, her daughter in law Margaret, and all her extended family, neighbours and friends.

Funeral details for the late Jane (Jean) Kerr (nee Porter) are as follows:
Jane will first repose at her home in Drollagh until her removal on Friday morning at eleven o’clock approximately. Jane will then be travelling via McKelvey's Grove and Big Tom's.

Her funeral cortege will be arriving to St. Patrick's Church, Oram for requiem mass at half past eleven. Following the requiem mass, Jane's burial will take place afterwards in St. Patrick's Cemetery.

Jane will rest alongside her beloved husband Ned.

In keeping with government advice and HSE guidelines regarding public gatherings a family funeral will take place for Jane.


Due to the current covid restrictions, if you cannot attend the funeral or sympathise with the family, you can now leave you messages of condolences and memories on this page.  Your condolences will not appear publicly immediately as comments are held for moderation and must be approved first. Identifiable information such as an address or phone number will be edited out of comments.  A condolence book will be made available to the family on request from the funeral director. Shannonside Northern Sound would like to express their sympathy to the family and friends of the deceased.

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Olivia Hobbs

Jul 21, 2021 11:07

Heartfelt sorrow for the loss of your Beautiful mother Jane,I have lovely memories of chats with her from Dr Michaels Surgery.May her Gentle Soul Rest In Peace.

Margare and Brendan McMahon

Jul 21, 2021 13:07

We are so very sorry to hear of the death of your dear mother. She was a lovely woman with a big bright smile for everyone. May her gentle soul rest in peace.

Stephanie Sewell McCabe

Jul 21, 2021 22:07

My deepest sympathy to Kathleen, Gerry and the Kerr family on the sad passing of your dear mother, grandmother and great grandmother, may she rest in peace.

Ivor and Helen Stoops

Jul 21, 2021 22:07

Deepest sympathy to Kathleen and John and there families on the death of their mother, our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time.

Estelle Mirza

Jul 21, 2021 23:07

Dear Kathleen and Family, I have just heard from Ivor of the sad loss of your beloved Mum, I send heartfelt condolences to you and all your family. You are in my thoughts and prayers, May your dear Mum rest in peace, love Estelle xx

Michael Watters

Jul 22, 2021 00:07

With fond memories of my dear friend and neighbour, Jean. May she rest in peace. Michael Watters Loughbratty

Deborah Flack

Jul 22, 2021 00:07

With very fond memories of Jean, especially up at Mullyash Community Centre, a lovely lady. With sincere sympathy Deborah

Ivor and Daphne Armstrong

Jul 22, 2021 22:07

Deepest sympathy to Kathleen, Gerry and family and John and family. Thinking of you all at this sad time. Ivor, Daphne and family

Ann, Gabriel Murray and family.

Jul 23, 2021 20:07

Fond memories of Mrs Kerr, she was a great woman and we have many fun memories of her in our house when we were children.

Alma & Mike Bird

Jul 25, 2021 15:07

Dear Kathleen & family We were very sorry to hear of the death of your dear mother. She was a great lady, may those memories of her shine through at this sad time for you all.

Olwyn Pollard

Jul 28, 2021 22:07

So sorry and sad on your dear mums passing. She was an amazing person to know and always so willing to help everyone. I know she will be dearly missed by all her wonderful family.

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