Cavan Miscellaneous 1950 - 2000
Cavan Miscellaneous 1950 - 2000
Mar 21, 1953;
Death of Mr. John Soden
After an illness of a somewhat short duration , the death occurred on Friday, rather unexpectedly
of Mr. John Soden, merchant, Curraghoe, Lavey Strand, brother of Mr. Peter Soden, Dublin,
former Chairman of Cavan County Council. Deceased was a very popular president and his
funeral from Lower Lavey Church on Saturday to the adjoining cemetery was of unusually
large dimensions. Rev. Father Shiels, P.P. officiated.
The third anniversary of the Bailieboro ICA, 1958
Jul 28, 1967;
Cavan News Items
Miss Mary Soden, who died at her home , 54 St. Pappins Road, Glasnevin, Dublin was the eldest daughter of Mrs. Soden and
the late Mr. Peter Soden, formerly of Main Street, Cavan. The family retired from business in Cavan some years ago and
went to reside in Dublin. They were extremely popular with everyone and there is general sympathy with the mother,
brothers and sisters of the deceased in their bereavement. The funeral took place to Killygarry Cemetery on Tuesday
following Requiem Mass in St. Pappins Church Dublin. The Rev. P.J. Gargan C.C. officiated at the graveside.
Joseph Soden, Virginia, Co. Cavan
The family of the late Joseph Soden, Virginia, Co. Cavan wish to thank sincerely all those who sympathised with them
in their recent sad bereavement; those who attended the removal, Mass and funeral and sent Mass cards, letters and
telegrams. A special word of thanks to the priests, neighbours, relatives and friends. The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass
has been offered for the intentions of all.
21st June, 1982
Irish Independent, page 19
Death of Mr. Seamus Soden
The death occurred at Elm Park Hospital, Dublin on Sunday last of Mr. Seamus (James) Soden, Eden Park Avenue,
Dundrum and late of Main Street, Cavan. He was 67 and prior to his retirement had been employed as a
representative with the Dublin wine importing firm, Fitzgeralds of Westmoreland Street. .
The family were well-known in Cavan and for many years had a drapery business in Main Street. Seamus father,
the late Peter Soden , was a former Chairman of the Cavan Board of Health and Cavan County Council, and was
also a member of the Urban Council. The family moved to Dublin in the fifties.
Seamus Soden was a member of Cavan tennis club and took part in most of the sporting organisations in the town.
He is survived by his wife, Rose; sons, Felix and Peter and daughter, Marie; brother Peter and sister, Nora.
The funeral took place on Wednesday from Holy Cross church, Dundrum to Shanganagh cemetery, Shankill.
5th October, 2000
Soden (Dublin and Cavan)
October 4th, 2000
Nora (peacefully) after an illness borne with great courage in the loving and gentle care of the staff in
St. Francis Hospice, Raheny, treasured and greatly missed by her sister-in-law, Alice, loving nieces,
nephews, their families, relatives, good friends and neighbours.
Funeral Mass tomorrow (Friday) after 10 o'c Mass to Killygarry Cemetery, Cavan. Femily flowers only,
donatiions if desired to St. Francis Hospice, Raheny.
"Safe in the arms of Jesus".
Copyright Felix Soden 1999. All Rights Reserved.