There was widespread grief, shock and sadness in the Roscommon Town area and further afield at news last weekend of the sudden death of Neil Dowd of Lanesboro Street, Roscommon.
Aged just 30, Neil Dowd passed away suddenly at his home last Saturday and his sudden passing caused much grief in the local community.
Neil Dowd was predeceased by his father John and is survived by his mother Margaret, aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and many friends. Neil was an employee of Sean Doyle & Sons Ltd. and was a well liked and popular young man.
The huge crowds that attended the removal, requiem Mass and burial services were a measure of the popularity of Neil Dowd who was one of the best liked and respected young people in the town. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.