Previously known as Lisheenavalla, Carnmore, Oranmore, and Co. Galway Billy Grealish passed away peacefully under the staff’s care at Mystical Rose Nursing Home on November 3, 2022, a Thursday. In addition to being a loyal and loving husband to Rita (Cummins), he was also a beloved father to Brian and Elma (Carew), a cherished grandfather to Liam, and the father-in-law of Aisling and Vincent.
Previously served as the Galway Golf Club’s captain. Before him were his parents John and Delia, his brothers Paddy, Michael, John, Tommy, and Fr. Roddy, as well as his nephew Gerry (New York).
We extend our sincere condolences to his sister Julia, brothers Charlie and Jimmy, sisters- and brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, family members, neighbors, and friends, especially his Moneen teaching colleagues, as well as his friends at Galway Golf Club and Cregmore Park Golf Club.
God grant you peace. The body will be transported to the Church of Our Lady of Knock in Lackagh at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 5, after lying in state in Our Lady’s Chapel in Lackagh (H65 N129) starting at 3 p.m. The funeral mass and burial will take place in the Lackagh Cemetery on Sunday, November 6th at 1 p.m. in the Church of Our Lady of Knock, Lackagh (H65 N129).
The Lackagh Mass will be aired live online at www.lackaghchurchliveyoutube in addition to 106.9 FM, the parish radio station.