Tragic death of young mother

THE FUNERAL will take place of a young mother on Wednesday who died tragically at her home on Sunday morning.

THE FUNERAL will take place of a young mother on Wednesday who died tragically at her home on Sunday morning.

Jackie Coonan of Cedarwood Avenue, Loughboy was found dead at her home on Sunday morning. Her death is not being treated as suspicious but as a tragic accident. Her remains were taken to Waterford Regional Hospital where a post mortem took place.

The 28-year-old is being waked at her home with Rosary this evening (Monday) at 8pm. Funeral prayers will take place on Wednesday morning at 11.15am, followed by removal to St. Patrick’s Church for Mass at 12.30pm and burial afterwards at St. Kieran’s Cemetery.

She is survived by her three-year-old daughter Leah, her parents Pierce and Margo and her brothers Vincent and Pierce.