Details from Michael Dawson with thanks:
MR SEAN McCOURT
The death took place at the Mater Hospital, Dublin on Thursday 31 January, following a long illness, of Sean McCourt, 39, Mullaunmore, Ballon. Aged 73, he was a native of Glaslough, County Monaghan.
Sean was interested in all sports and was an avid supporter of his native Monaghan football team and having worked in Bermingham in his youth remained a supporter of Bermingham City. The music of the Showbands, particularly those who specialised in country and Irish music was another of his great passions.
His remains reposed at his home before being removed to the Church of SS Peter and Paul, Ballon on Saturday 2 February for Requiem Mass. Burial tool place in Ballon cemetery immediately afterwards.
Sean is survived by his wife Mary (nee Kealy, Carrigslaney), his son, Fergal; brother, Eamon; sisters, Mary, Kathleen and Ann, brothers and sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.