Kilcoyne Funeral Home Thomas St Castlebar Co Mayo

Colin Leonard Hornsby

Colin Leonard Hornsby,

7 Mons Terrace, Breaffy Road, Castlebar and formerly of Burleigh Court, Ellison Street, Castlebar, Carraward, Bohola and Scunthorpe, UK - peacefully in Galway University Hospital on 28th June, 2022.

Predeceased by his parents Hanora (nee Murphy) formerly of Lixnaw, Co. Kerry and Ron Hornsby (Scunthorpe, UK).

Loving brother of David and Patrick (UK). 

Colin HornsbyHe will be sadly missed by his sorrowing brothers, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins, his special friend Mary, his relatives and friends.

Colin was a teacher for over 20 years in his local school in Scunthorpe.  He was well respected and admired by his former teaching colleagues and pupils and the many people he came into contact with during his career.

He enjoyed cricket and all kinds of football and he was an avid supporter of his home team Scunthorpe United.

May he rest in peace.

Reposing in  Kilcoyne's Funeral Home,  Thomas Street,  Castlebar on Wednesday 6th July 2022 from 7.00pm to 8.00pm.

Removal from Kilcoyne's the Funeral Home on Thursday 7th July at 10.15am,  arriving at the Church of the Immaculate Conception and St. Joseph, Bohola  for Funeral Mass at 11.00am,  followed by cremation in Shannon Crematorium,  arriving for Service at 3.00pm.

You may view the Funeral Mass on Bohola Post facebook page and the Cremation Service  on


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