Robert McAteer Obituary, Death – Rest in peace, Robert McAteer (Newry), who passed away on February 10, 2023, was receiving compassionate care from the staff members of Southern Area Hospice at the time of his passing. At the time of his passing, he was embraced by the loving members of his family who had been his constant companions.
Beloved son of Robert and Maureen, who both passed away, dearest brother of Anne, Thomas, Noel, Mary, and the late Hugh, who also passed away, caring brother-in-law to Larry, Mary, and Terry, as well as a dearest uncle, friend, and neighbor. Beloved son of Robert and Maureen, who both passed away. Robert and Maureen have both crossed over to the other side. RIP.
On Saturday, February 11th, at around 11 a.m., the cremated ashes of Robert will be returned to his previous residence at 66 Drumalane Park. Robert’s funeral service will be held there. Funeral services will be performed on Monday, February 13, at 12 pm at the Church of the Assumption in Drumalane. Following the services, the interment will take place in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Everyone other than members of the immediate family will not be permitted into the home after nine o’clock at night or in the morning of the day of the funeral. His heartbroken family circle, along with his many friends and neighbors, have expressed their heartfelt grief and fond memories of him. They will miss him deeply.
I beg the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus to have compassion on his pure soul and grant him forgiveness. Please only send flowers to the family; in lieu of flowers, donations can be made to SAHS in the care of the family. Flowers will be gratefully accepted.