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Death of Declan Dillon, 51

The death has taken place of Longford native Declan Dillon, known to the many patrons of Dillon’s Bar and Restaurant on East 40th Street in Manhattan.

Mr. Dillon, of Woodside, Queens, died suddenly on Monday, January 8. He was born January 14, 1966 in Ballinamuck, Co. Longford.

Declan was the beloved son of the late Peter and Ann (nee Lee). Loving brother of Des, Peter and Paul. Dear uncle of Declan, Michael, Neil, Michaela, Tracy, Donna, Ciara, Niamh and Siobhan.

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Visitation will be Friday, January 12 from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Edward D. Lynch Funeral Home, 43-07 Queens Boulevard, Sunnyside.

A funeral Mass will be held at 10.45 a.m. on Saturday, January 13, at St. Sebastian’s RCC, 58th Street and Roosevelt Avenue, Woodside.

In lieu of flowers, the family would greatly appreciate donations made to Make-A-Wish Foundation or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.