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26 May 2022

Deaths in Donegal, Monday evening, May 9

Deaths in Donegal

Deaths in Donegal


The following deaths have taken place:

- Teresa Craig, Inch Island 

- Ann Marie Rooney, Kinlough

- David Cummings, Dunfanaghy and Kent, England

Anne Quinn, Ballybogan, Lifford

Frankie Brennan, Magumna, Ardara, formerly Brennan's Bar, Main St., Ardara 

Anthony (Tony) O’Brien, Drumoghill, Manorcunningham

Lily Arrow, Malin Road, Moville

Edward Herrity, Glasserchoo, Gaoth Dobhair

Thomas Gillespie, Sessiaghoneill, Ballybofey

- Cathal Conaghan, Fintra Road, Killybegs 

- Mary Brigid Rudden, Malin Head

- Nóra Friel, Meenaniller, Derrybeg 

- Paddy (Pauric) Kelly, Belass, Foxford, Co Mayo/Newmills Letterkenny

Teresa Craig, 6 Swilly View, Inch Island

The death has occurred at Letterkenny University Hospital of Teresa Craig, 6 Swilly View, Inch Island.

Beloved wife of Denis, much loved mother of Patrick, Caroline (Walker), Elaine, Deirdre (Kerrigan), Shaun, Des, David and Ciaran and loving sister of Bridie McIvor and Nuala Gallagher.

Teresa’s remains will be reposing at her late residence from 11am on Tuesday. 

Removal Thursday at 10.15am to Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Inch for Requiem Mass at 11am followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery.

Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to Medical 4 at Letterkenny University Hospital c/o any family member or Murphy Funeral Directors.

Ann Marie Rooney, 23 Glenview, Kinlough 

The death has occurred of Ann Marie Rooney (née Langan), 23 Glenview, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim.

She died peacefully at the Mater Hospital Dublin.
 
Adored mum of Joanne, Declan, Donna and Claire; loving grandmother of Erin, Aoibheann, Ryan and Ethan; cherished and adored by her sons-in-law, daughter in law, brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.
 
Reposing at her home on Tuesday for family and close friends only from 2pm until 8pm. House private at all other times please.
 
Arriving at St Aidan’s Church, Kinlough on Wednesday for 11am Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in St Aidan’s Cemetery, Kinlough.
 
Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to the Mater Hospital heart and lung transplant ward c/o Mc Gloin Funeral Undertakers, Cliffoney. 
 
Anne Marie’s Funeral Mass can be viewed on the Kinlough-Glenade-Parish-Co- Leitrim Facebook page

David Cummings, Ballymore, Dunfanaghy 

The death has taken place in the Donegal Hospice of David Cummings, Ballymore, Dunfanaghy and formerly of Kent, England.

Remains are reposing at his late residence.

House strictly private at the request of deceased.

Funeral Mass in St Michael’s Church, Creeslough on Wednesday at 12 noon, followed by burial in Doe Cemetery.

Mass can be viewed live on mcnmedia.tv/camera/stmichaelsc hurchcreeslough

Family flowers only. Donations if desired to the Donegal Hospice, c/o any family member or James Harkin Funeral Director.

 

Anne Quinn, Ballybogan, Lifford

The death has occurred of Anne Quinn, Ballybogan, Lifford. Dearly loved daughter of the late Ann and Don Quinn and much loved sister of Aidan, Shaun, Carol, Leslie and Matthew.

Reposing at her home. Funeral leaving her home on Tuesday, May 10 at 10.20am for Requiem Mass in St Columba`s Church, Doneyloop at 11am. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Deeply regretted by her sorrowing brothers, sister, nieces, nephews and family circle.

Donations in lieu of flowers please to the Donegal Hospice.

The Requiem Mass can be viewed live via the Parish Webcam.

Frankie Brennan, Magumna, Ardara, formerly Brennan's Bar, Main St., Ardara

The death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital of Frankie Brennan, Magumna, Ardara, formerly Brennan's Bar, Main St., Ardara.

Predeceased by his wife Mary. Deeply regretted by his loving family, daughters Rosemary and Denise, sons Paddy, Paul, Jimmy and Luke, daughters in law Eileen and Claire, grandchildren Ruaidhrí, Eoin, Cian, Jack, Cassie, Caoimhe and Cillian, his sister Claire Oates (UK) and his brother Pat Brennan (Dublin), relatives, neighbours and friends.

Remains are reposing at his residence in Magumna, Ardara. Funeral from his residence on Tuesday, May 10 at 11.30am to the Church of The Holy Family, Ardara for 12 noon Requiem Mass and burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Family time on Tuesday morning, please.

Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired, to the Killybegs Patients' Comfort Fund, c/o any family member.

Please follow all regulations regarding Covid-19 in family home, funeral home and church.

  

Anthony (Tony) O’Brien, Drumoghill, Manorcunningham

The death has taken place at his home of Anthony (Tony) O’Brien, Drumoghill, Manorcunningham.

Predeceased by his parents Pat and Mary Ellen, sister Molly Doyle, Dublin, brother PJ, Glencar Irish and infant sister Nancy. 

Deeply missed by his brother Phonsie, Ballintra and his sister Veronica McShea, Ballintra, brother-in-law Patsy McShea, sister-in-law Nellie O’Brien, Glencar Irish, nieces, nephews and a wide circle of family, friends and neighbours. 

Tony’s remains reposed at the Eternal Light Chapel of Rest, Letterkenny on Sunday.

Removal from there on Monday, May 9 at 7pm going to his late residence. House strictly private please.

Funeral from there on Tuesday, May 10 at 10.45am going to St. Columba’s Church, Drumoghill for 11am Requiem Mass.  Interment afterwards to the adjoining churchyard.

Family flowers only, please.

Lily Arrow, Malin Road, Moville

The death has taken place in Carndonagh Community Hospital of Lily Arrow, Malin Road, Moville.

Removal from her home on Tuesday at 10.30am for 11am Requiem Mass in St Pius X Church, Moville followed by burial in Ballybrack Cemetery.

Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the Carndonagh Community Hospital c/o any family member.

Edward Herrity, Glasserchoo, Gaoth Dobhair and Letterkenny

The sudden death has taken place in Letterkenny University Hospital of Edward Herrity, 9 Hillview, Lismonaghan, Letterkenny and formerly of Glasserchoo, Gaoth Dobhair.

Survived by his wife Mary, son Teague and a circle of family and friends. Remains reposing at his late residence in Glasserchoo. Funeral from there on Tuesday, May 10 for 1pm requiem Mass in Christ the King Church, Gortahork with burial afterwards in the adjacent cemetery.

Rosary at 9pm. House private to family, friends and relatives. Funeral Mass can be viewed live on www.mcnmedia.tv/camera/christ-the-king-gortahork.

Thomas Gillespie, Sessiaghoneill, Ballybofey

The death has occurred of Thomas Gillespie, Sessiaghoneill, Ballybofey.

Beloved son of the late Thomas and Agnes, dearly loved husband of the late Maureen (née Ryan) and much loved father to Thomas, Kevin, Kelly Scott and the late William, cherished brother of William, Ryan, Ann Marie, Frances, and the late James. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his sons, daughter, brothers sisters, grandchildren, uncle (Seamus), nephews, nieces, extended family, and friends.

Remains arriving at St. Mary’s Church, Sessiaghoneill on Thursday, May 12 at 7pm to repose overnight. Requiem Mass on Friday, May 13 at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.

The Funeral Mass will be streamed live via the parish webcam at https://www.facebook.com/StMarysSessiaghoneill

Cathal Conaghan, Fintra Road, Killybegs

The death has occurred of Cathal Conaghan, Fintra Road, Killybegs.

Sadly missed by his loving wife Marian, son Conor, daughter Carol, daughter-in-law Celine, grandson Lorcan, brother, relatives and friends.

Remains reposing at his residence on Monday from 1pm to 9pm for family close friends and neighbours.

Removal on Tuesday at 10.30am to St Mary of the Visitation Church, Killybegs, for 11am Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Mass will be streamed live on www.mcnmedia.tv.

At the request of the family please continue to adhere to restrictions regarding wearing of face masks and no handshaking.

Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Killybegs Community Hospital care of any family member or McBrearty Funeral Directors.  

Mary Brigid Rudden, Malin Head

The death has occurred of Mary Brigid Rudden, Malin, (April 22, 2022), peacefully after a long illness bravely borne. Late of Dumbarton, Scotland, predeceased by her parents Pat and Brigid Rudden.

Requiem Mass will be celebrated in St. Patrick’s Church, Dumbarton, Scotland on Tuesday, May 10, at 10am before her remains return to Donegal. The Requiem Mass in Dumbarton can be viewed at the following link: https://livestream.com/stpatricksdumbarton/events/7601596

A Funeral Mass will then be celebrated in St Mary’s Church, Lagg, Malin, on Wednesday, May 11, at 11am, with interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Nóra Friel, Meenaniller, Derrybeg

The peaceful death has taken place in Letterkenny University Hospital of Nóra Friel, Meenaniller, Derrybeg.

Sadly missed by her husband Padaí, her daughters Mary Theresa, Yvonne, Katrina (Coll) and Audrey (Forker), her brothers Joe and James (Doogan), her sister Margaret (McFadden), her nine grandchildren and all her extended family and friends.

Her remains are reposing at her late residence in Meenaniller.

Funeral Mass on Tuesday morning, May 10 at 11am in St Mary’s Church, Derrybeg followed by burial in Magheragallon Cemetery.

Funeral Mass can be viewed live on the Teach Pobail Mhuire Webcam and on the Gillespie Funeral Directors Facebook Page.

  

Paddy (Pauric) Kelly, Belass, Foxford, Co Mayo/Newmills Letterkenny

The death has occurred of Paddy Kelly (Pauric) of Belass, Foxford, Co Mayo and formerly of Ballyconnelly, Newmills, Letterkenny.

Paddy is greatly missed by his loving and devastated wife of almost 50 years, Margaret (neé Murray), his heartbroken daughter Elaine, her husband Lorcan, and his adoring grandchildren, Iarla, Joni and Shay who were the light of their Gaga's life, his brother Gerard (Scotland), sister Noreen (Letterkenny), brothers and sister law and his nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Paddy will repose at Clarkes Funeral Home, Foxford (F26 TH27) on Monday evening from 5pm until 7pm.

Funeral will arrive to St. Michael's Church, Foxford on Tuesday for funeral Mass at 12 midday with the funeral proceeding to Craggagh Cemetery.

Funeral Mass may be viewed on www.churchtv.ie/foxford. Face coverings to be worn in the funeral home and in the Church and no handshaking please by request of the family. No flowers by request donations in lieu to Tallaght University Hospital Patient Comfort Fund.

 

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