Tributes have been pouring in for a Carnaross man who died in a tragic workplace accident in Cavan on Thursday.

Vincent Mooney (58) died away in the tragic incident at Coolrite refrigeration in Bailieborough.

Originally from Clonagrowna in Carnaross Vincent had been living in Blackthorn Grove in Kells.

One mourner said: “Deepest sympathies to Helen, Thomas, Michelle, Emma, Jacqueline and the Mooney Family on the tragic passing of Vincy.”

“Vincy was the loveliest man, who had a word, a smile and a joke for everyone, a man highly thought of, who will be deeply missed,” they said, adding: “Thinking of you all over the next few days, weeks and months ahead. May he Rest in Peace.”

Vincent will be reposing at his home on Monday, November 7, from 4pm to 9pm, with removal on Tuesday morning, November 8.

His funeral mass will be held in St. Colmcille’s Church, Kells at 11am with burial afterwards in St. Colmcille’s Cemetery.