Kilcoyne Funeral Home Thomas St Castlebar Co Mayo

Breege Halligan née Corrigan, 7 McHale Road, Castlebar and formerly of Enaghbeg, Crossmolina

Breege Halligan née Corrigan,

7 McHale Road, Castlebar and formerly of Enaghbeg, Crossmolina - peacefully on 11th September 2022 in the Ross Suite, Sacred Heart Hospital, Castlebar.

Breege HalliganDearly loved wife of the late Marty she was also predeceased by her parents Brian and Margaret (née Igoe) Corrigan, her brothers Paddy, Bernard and Johnny, her sisters Janie Foster, Mary McElroy and Angela Breslin and her beloved grandchild Karen Moran.

She will be sadly missed by her sons Brian, Joe and Martin, her daughters June Halligan and Virginia Moran, her sisters Pauline Browne (Massbrook, Bofeenaun,  Ballina), Peggy Carden (Manchester) and Teresa Walsh (Manchester), her 10 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren, her son-in-law Martin Moran, daughters-in-law Honor, Carol and Caroline, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives, neighbours and many friends.

May her gentle soul rest in peace.

Breege was an active member of the Western Care Association for many years. She was the head chef in the restaurant in Davitt House and had also worked in the Sacred Heart Hospital. She also worked in the community as a home help. She was well respected and loved by all those she came into contact with during her life. Breege had many interests including dancing and reading, especially romance novels. She was a talented singer but her greatest love was always her family to whom she dedicated her life.

Reposing in Kilcoyne’s Funeral Home, Thomas Street, Castlebar on Tuesday, 13th September 2022 from 5.30pm with removal at 7.00pm to the Church of the Holy Rosary, Castlebar.

Funeral Mass at 11.30am on Wednesday and afterwards Breege will be laid to rest with her beloved Marty in the New Cemetery, Newport Road, Castlebar.

You can listen to the Funeral Mass in Castlebar on the Castlebar Parish Radio 105.3FM or you can view it on

Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Western Care or Cancer Care West, c/o Kilcoyne Funeral Directors, Thomas Street, Castlebar.

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