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04 Jul 2022

Deaths in Donegal - Monday evening, June 13

Deaths in Donegal

Deaths in Donegal

The following deaths have occurred:

Arthur Rafferty, Bundoran

Patrick Marley, Ballybofey

Danny Breslin, Letterbarrow

Seamus Boyle, Manorcunningham

- Patrick Marley, Ballybofey

May Craig, Raphoe

Maire Reid, Letterkenny

Gretta Sweeney (née Rowan), Strabane and Lifford

Daniel McGonigle, Carrowmena, Lecamy

Margaret Magee, Broadpath, Convoy.

- Bernadette Gallagher, Drimnacarrow, Frosses

Kathleen Gallagher (née Herron), Cavan, Dunkineely

Kathleen Monaghan (née Deery), East Port, Ballyshannon

James McMenamin, Ballybun, Castlefin, FY93 YT50.

Marian McDaid, Quigley’s Point

Arthur Rafferty, Bundoran

The death has occurred of Arthur Rafferty, Fish Lane, West End, Bundoran and formerly of Aughnagar, Co Tyrone and The Bird's Nest Bar, Bundoran.

Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later stage.

Patrick Marley, Ballybofey

The death has occurred, at the Donegal Hospice, Letterkenny, of Patrick Marley, Sessiaghoneill, Ballybofey. Beloved husband of Anna and much-loved father of Packie, Annette (Marley-Pye), Louise (Kelly), Geraldine (Mc Guinness), Josephine (Monzel), sons in law, Gerald Pye, Conal Mc Guinness, Bernd Monzel, daughter in law Geraldine Marley, cherished brother of Donna (Dorrian), also the late Winnie, Chris, Celine and Jean. Dearly loved grandfather to his nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his wife, son, daughters, sister, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, brothers-in-law, extended family, neighbours and friends.

Remains reposing at his late residence on Monday, June 13  from 6pm. Funeral leaving his home on Wednesday, June 15, at 10.40am for Requiem Mass in St Mary’s Church, Sessiaghoneill, at 11am. Interment in the adjoining churchyard. The Funeral Mass will be streamed live via the Parish Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/StMarysSessiaghoneill.

Danny Breslin, Letterbarrow

The death has occurred of Danny Breslin, Selacis, Letterbarrow, Donegal.
Predeceased by his father Daniel. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his wife Geraldine, his sons Daniel (Sonia) and Lee (Michelle), his grandchildren Michaela, Shay, Jack, and Lelia, his mother Mary B (John), his sisters Mary Mc Ginty, Brenda Furey, Carmel Boyle and Anna Gallagher, his brothers Patsy and Mark, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews, extended family, neighbours and friends.
Removal from Gallagher's Funeral Home, Station Road, Mountcharles, at 5.30pm on Monday, June 13going to his late residence to repose, with rosary at 9pm. Reposing on Tuesday from 3pm until 9pm. Removal from there on Wednesday,  June 15, going to the Church of the Holy Redeemer, Drimarone, for 12noon funeral Mass, followed by interment in the local cemetery. A one-way system will be in operation at the wake. Please follow the signs. The funeral Mass will be live-streamed on the following link: https://www.facebook.com/Sacred-HeartHoly-Redeemer-Chapel-107122077861307

Seamus Boyle, Manorcunningham

The death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital. Predeceased by his wife Ethna, sister Ann and brothers John and Manus. Deeply missed by loving daughters, Helena McClintock, Bella-Marie Magee, Rosaleen Lowry, Joan Rodgers, Lorraine Gildea and Angeline Brennan, sons Manny, Jemmy, Peter, Marty, Paddy and Brendan, sisters Virginia McLoone, Patricia McGlynn, Helen Browne and Eithne Devenney, brothers Liam, Michael, Martin and Brendan, grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and a wide circle of family, friends and neighbours.

Seamus’ remains will be reposing at his late home from 6pm on Tuesday, June 14. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to the Motor Neuron Disease Association c/o any family member.

Patrick Marley, Ballybofey

The death has occurred at the Donegal Hospice, Letterkenny of Patrick Marley, Sessiaghoneill, Ballybofey, F93 H9F8.

Beloved husband of Anna, and much-loved father of Packie, Annette (Marley-Pye),Louise (Kelly), Geraldine (Mc Guinness),Josephine (Monzel), sons in law, Gerald Pye ,Conal Mc Guinness, Bernd Monzel, daughter in law Geraldine Marley, cherished brother of Donna (Dorrian) ,also the late Winnie, Chris, Celine and Jean.
Dearly loved grandfather to his nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his wife, son, daughters, sister, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sons in law, daughter in law,extended family, neighbours and friends. Sacred Heart of Jesus Have Mercy On Him

Remains reposing at his late residence on Monday, June 13 from 6pm. Funeral leaving his home on Wednesday, June 15 at 10.40am for Requiem Mass in St Mary’s Church, Sessiaghoneill at 11 am. Interment in the adjoining Churchyard

The funeral Mass will be streamed live via the Parish Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/StMarysSessiaghoneill.

May Craig, Raphoe

The death has taken place at Letterkenny University hospital of May Craig, The Common, Raphoe.

Beloved wife of the late Sammy, devoted mother to Linda, Sharon, Gordon, Valerie, Sandra, Elaine and Jacqueline, mother in law of Sandra, Keith Patterson, Trevor Wylie and Trevor Callan. Sadly missed by her grandchildren, great grandchildren wider family circle, neighbours and many friends.

Remains reposing at her late residence from 6pm Monday, June 13. Funeral leaving from there on Wednesday June 15th at 1.30pm for 2pm funeral service in Raphoe Presbyterian Church followed by burial in the family plot in the adjoining graveyard.

Family flowers only, donations in lieu to Raphoe Presbyterian Church repair fund care of any family member or Terence McClintock funeral director, Convoy.

Family time please from 10pm to 11am each evening and on the morning of the funeral.

Maire Reid, Letterkenny

The peaceful death has occurred of Maire Reid, nee Cannon, late of Illistrin, Letterkenny.

Remains will repose overnight in St Eunan’s Cathedral, Letterkenny for funeral Mass at 11am on Tuesday, June 14 with burial afterwards in Conwal Cemetery.

Family flowers only, donation in lieu to the Donegal Hospice C/O Paschal Blake Funeral Director or any family member.

Gretta Sweeney (née Rowan), Strabane and Lifford

The death has taken place on June 13 at Melmount Manor of Gretta Sweeney (née Rowan) 26 Patrick Street, Strabane and formerly of Porthall, Lifford.

Beloved wife of the late Billy, much-loved mother of Nicola, Joanne and Fiona, dearly loved grandmother of David, Jack, Majella, William, Meg and Henry and sister of Kathleen, Anna and the late Noel and Wilfred.

Reposing at Quigley`s Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 14 from 5p.m with removal at 6 pm to the Sacred Heart Church, Derry Road.

Requiem Mass on Wednesday morning, June 15 at 10am. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Deeply regretted by her sorrowing daughters, grandchildren, sisters and family circle. The Requiem Mass can be viewed live via the parish webcam on https://www.churchservices.tv/leckpatrick.

Daniel McGonigle, Carrowmena, Lecamy

The death has taken place of Daniel McGonigle, Carrowmena Lecamy, F93 N6X2.

Removal from the Eternal Light Chapel of Rest Mountain Top Letterkenny on Monday, June 13 at 6pm going to his home. Funeral from there on Wednesday, June 15 at 10.15am for 11am requiem Mass in St Columba’s Church Ballinacrea, followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard.

Margaret Magee, Broadpath, Convoy 

The death has taken place in Letterkenny University Hospital of Ms Margaret Magee, Broadpath, Convoy.

Her remains are reposing at her late residence.

Leaving her residence on Tuesday at 10.30 am going to St Mary’s Church, Convoy for 11am Mass.

Burial afterwards in the old Cemetery.

Kathleen Gallagher (née Herron), Cavan, Dunkineely

The peaceful death has occurred of Kathleen Gallagher nee Herron, Cavan, Dunkineely.

Kathleen was predeceased by her husband Charlie.

Kathleen will be lovingly missed by her daughters and sons, Marie (Dunkineely), Francis (Dunkineely), Michael (Fintra), Emer (Moylough, Co Galway), Kay (Perth Australia), Grainne (Kilrush, Co Clare), daughters in law, sons in law and her dear grandchildren.

Deeply missed by her brothers and sisters, Nan (Strandhill), John (Grange), Beattie (Raphoe) and Frankie (Ardara).

Remains repsosing at her late residence Cavan, Dunkineely. Funeral from there on Tuesday morning at 11.30am going to St Joseph and St Conal’s Church, Bruckless for 12 noon requiem Mass with burial in adjoining cemetery

Family flowers only, please.

Traffic is a one way system – enter by Community Centre and exit by St John’s Point Road.

Funeral Mass can be viewed online via Facebook – Bruckless Church – St Joseph and St Conal: Link https://www.facebook.com/groups/169196518338379/

Bernadette Gallagher, Drimnacarrow, Frosses, Donegal

The death has occurred of Bernadette Gallagher, Drimnacarrow. She passed away peacefully, at Donegal Community Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, Michael, daughters Carmel and Mary, sons, Michael and Seamus, daughter-in-law, sons-in-law, seven grandchildren, sisters Winne, Annamarie, Mairead and Celine, sister-in-law, brothers in law and extended family and friends.

Remains reposing at her home on Monday from 4pm to 9pm for family, close friends and neighbours. Removal on Tuesday for 12 noon funeral Mass at The Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Frosses, with interment afterwards in the Cranny Road Cemetery, Frosses.

A shuttle bus service will operate during wake times, from the top of the line road to the wake house.

House private on the morning of the funeral, please. Family flowers only. Donations, in lieu, to Donegal Community Hospital care of any family member or John Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.

Bernadette’s Funeral Mass can be viewed on https://mcnmedia.tv/Camera/st-marys-frosses-inver

Please respect family wishes by wearing face masks and abstain from handshaking at the wake and funeral. The family wish to thank everyone for their understanding at this difficult time.

Kathleen Monaghan (née Deery), East Port, Ballyshannon

The death has occurred of Kathleen Monaghan (née Deery), East Port, Ballyshannon. She passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family and caring staff of Sligo University Hospital.

Kathleen shall be reposing at John McGee and sons funeral home, Belleek road, Ballyshannon on Tuesday, June 14 from 4pm to 8pm with removal at 8.30pm to her late residence to repose overnight.

Removal from her residence on Wednesday at 10.15am to arrive at St Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon for Mass of the Ressurection at 11 o’clock followed by interment in St Joseph’s cemetery, The Rock, Ballyshannon.

Family Flowers only. Donations in lieu if so desired to the Northwest Hospice, The Mall, Sligo c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors or any family member.

House Private to family on the morning of the funeral please.

The Funeral Mass will be streamed live on St. Patrick’s church page on www.churchservices.tv/ stpatricksballyshannon.

James McMenamin, Ballybun, Castlefinn

The death has occurred of James Mc Menamin, Ballybun, Castlefinn F93 YT50.

He passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family, June 11. Beloved husband of Bernie, much loved father of Angela (Tomas), Geraldine (Darren), Brian (Josephine), Mary (Thomas), James (Rachelle) and Andrew (Helena), loving grandad of Clara, Holly, Hannah, Tom, Rebecca, Hettie, Dearbhla, Isabella, Cora and Ruben, dearest brother of Michael, Pat, John and Mary.

James' remains are reposing at his late residence. Funeral from there on Tuesday, June 14 at 11.15am for Requiem Mass at 12 noon in St. Mary's Church, Castlefin. Interment afterwards in St. Mary's Cemetery, Castlefin. The Mass can be viewed via the parish webcam on https://www.facebook.com/urneycastlefinnparish/ 

Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The Donegal Hospice c/o Charles Lynch, Funeral Director or any family member. Very deeply regretted and sadly missed by his entire family circle. Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on his soul.

Marian McDaid, Cabry, Quigley’s Point 

The death has taken place of Marian McDaid, Cabry, Quigley’s Point and formerly of Quigley’s Point Post Office.

Deeply regretted by her husband John and family, Shauna, Jennifer, Jonathan and Siobhan.

Funeral on Tuesday at 11am in St Columba’s Church, Drung, Quigley’s Point.

Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Family flowers only, donations in lieu to Crumlin Children’s Hospital, Dublin.

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