Mary Jean Bennett{née Hesnan}

Name of Person: Mary Jean Bennett{née Hesnan}
Date of death: Tuesday 19th March 2024
Area: Woodlands Avenue, Mullingar, Westmeath / Kildalkey, Meath
Notice: Mary Jean Bennett, of Woodlands Avenue, Mullingar, peacefully passed away on March 19, 2024, surrounded by her loving family and the caring staff at Newbrook Nursing Home. She was preceded in death by her parents Elizabeth and James, and her brother John.

Mary Jean, also known as Jean, was the cherished wife of Pat {Pauric} and the beloved mother of John, Anthony, Ian, Deirdre, James, and Mark. She will always be remembered and deeply missed by her husband, children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, siblings, nieces, nephews, and many friends.

A viewing will be held at Gilsenan’s Funeral Home on Friday, with a Removal to the Cathedral of Christ the King at 6.30 pm. The Funeral Mass will take place on Saturday at 11 am, and burial will follow at St Dympna’s Cemetery, Kildalkey.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Mater Hospital Foundation. Messages of sympathy can be shared in the Condolences section, or personal messages can be left for the family in the Obituaries section on the funeral home’s website. May Mary Jean rest in peace.