Sheila McKEVITT (née McGeown)

Byrne’s Lane, Dowdallshill, Dundalk, Louth

Peacefully, in the tender and dedicated care of the staff of the Mater Hospital, Dublin. Beloved wife of Peter, dear mother of Peter & Vincent, sister of Jean, Eilish and the late Bernadette and daughter of the late Vincent and Sheila. She will be sadly missed by her sorrowing husband, sons, daughter-in-law Donna, Vincent’s fiancée Edel, grandchildren Katie and Sarah, sisters, brothers-in-law Stephen, Colm and Tommy, sisters-in-law Carmel, Margaret and Bernadette, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.


May She Rest in Peace


Due to current restrictions on numbers at funeral ceremonies, Sheila’s Funeral Mass will be celebrated in the presence of her family only.


The Mass will be livestreamed on


There will be an opportunity for the community to support the family and to remember Sheila by being present on the route, socially distanced, on Monday, April 12th as the funeral cortege leaves her home, proceeding to the Mortuary Chapel, Dowdallshill for Mass at 11am and afterwards for burial in the adjoining cemetery.


Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to the Mater Foundation by following this link:

How to donate


To keep everyone safe, please adhere to social distancing, wear a face covering and refrain from handshaking and hugging. You are encouraged to leave a personal message and your memories of Sheila HERE.

Enquiries to Quinn’s Funeral Homes on 042 9334521