Breda Duffy{née Lawlor}

Name of Person: Breda Duffy{née Lawlor}
Date of death: Sunday 30th July 2023
Area: “Englewood” Bohernasup, Ballina, Mayo / Kilrush, Clare

Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, Breda passed away at her residence.

Breda is survived by her children Adrian, Andrea, and Robert. Sadly, she was predeceased by her husband Bill and siblings Jerry, Pascal, Fr. Brendan, Sean, and Betty Kilcoyne. She will be deeply missed by her sons, daughter, grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, and cherished friends.


The family will receive visitors at McGowan’s Funeral Home in Ballina on Tuesday evening from 5:30pm to 7pm.

A funeral service will be held at St Muredach’s Cathedral in Ballina on Wednesday morning at 11:30am, followed by burial at Leigue Cemetery.

Those unable to attend the funeral Mass can watch a live stream on

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests donations to Mayo/Roscommon Hospice. Contributions can be made at McGowan’s Funeral Home in Ballina or online at