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Former Castlebar Bacon Factory employee Annie Mary Concannon dies



The death occurred at the Mayo University Hospital of Annie Mary (Nancy) Concannon, Carramore, Clogher, Claremorris and formerly de Keelcoil, Breaffy, Castlebar.

A much loved and respected personality, she was a former staff member of Castlebar Bacon Factory.

The news of his passing created a tremendous sense of loss in the community.

Nancy was born in Keelcoil, Breaffy, Castlebar and she moved to Carramore, Clogher over 60 years ago after her marriage to her beloved Christopher where they raised their family of seven sons. Nancy had worked in the Castlebar Bacon Factory in her youth where she made many lifelong friends.

She had a lot of friends throughout her life and she loved to play bingo and also listen to music. Midwest Radio was his favorite radio station.

She especially enjoyed the fun and the atmosphere with the local active retirement group and especially the regular outings to different parts of the country.

She was very interested in it and enjoyed watching billiards on television. She also spent many happy hours in her garden tending to her flowers and plants.

Predeceased by her parents and sister Kate Lally, Breaffy Lodge, Breaffy, Castlebar. Loving wife of Christopher and loving mother of Michael (Keelogues, Ballyvary, Castlebar), John (Cummer, Rehins, Castlebar), Tommie (Carramore, Clogher, Claremorris), Bernard (Turlough Road, Castlebar), Noel (Carramore) , Clogher, Claremorris), Gerard (Horsepark, Westport Road, Castlebar) and Fintan (Belcarra, Castlebar).

She will be sadly missed by her beloved husband, sons, sisters Pat Neary (Liverpool) and Bridie O’Sullivan (London), daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, step- brother Tony (New York), sister-in-law Sheila (UK), cousins, relatives and many friends.

Funeral arrangements will be announced later.