Patrick ‘Packie’ McGarty RIP

By on April 6, 2021

Round Tower GAA Club is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Patrick ‘Packie’ McGarty. We extend our condolences to his family and friends. Packie played with Round Tower from 1964 until the early sevenites and operated a shop at St Brigid’s Road. He played senior football with Leitrim for 23 years. Read Seán Creedon Club Legend’s profile of Packie which was published on our website in 2016 here. Funeral details follow. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.

The death has occurred of Patrick (Packie) McGarty
Terenure, Dublin / Clondalkin, Dublin / Mohill, Leitrim

McGarty, Patrick (Packie), 6th April, 2021, Terenure, D.6W, formerly of Newlands, Clondalkin and Mohill, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at home surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of Ellen and much loved dad of Christine, Jean, Padraig, Michael, Mary, Aileen and Eamonn. Packie will be forever loved and dearly missed by his wife and family, sons-in-law John, Dominic and David, daughter-in-law Corinna, his adored grandchildren Ellen, Áine, Roisín, Catherine, Mary, Séan, Davóg, Donal, John and Claire, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and friends.

May he Rest in Peace

Due to the current Government guidelines regarding public gatherings, a private Funeral will take place for immediate family only. Packie’s Funeral Mass will be streamed live from St. Pius X Church, Templeogue on Thursday morning at 10am: Those who would have liked to attend the funeral, but due to current restrictions cannot, may leave a personal message at: or by using the condolence book at the bottom of this page.