03 Jul 2022

Deaths in Donegal - Friday evening, June 17

Deaths in Donegal - Wednesday evening, October 30

The following deaths have occurred:

Peter McGinley, Carrigart

John Cunningham, Carndonagh

Roisín Purcell (née Byrne), Kildare/Ardara

- James Doyle, Killybegs/Dublin

Patrick Gallagher, Kincasslagh

Day Carson, Raphoe

Patricia McGill, London/Kilcar/Clare

Arthur Rafferty, Bundoran

Peter McGinley, Carrigart

The death has occurred of Peter McGinley, High Glen, Carrigart.

His remains will repose at the residence of his daughter, Mary and Kevin Green, Tirlaughan, Carrigart from 7pm on Friday June 17.

Funeral from there on Sunday afternoon, June 19 at 1pm travelling via High Glen to arrive at the Church of St John the Baptist, Carrigart for Requiem Mass at 2pm followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery.

Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to the Donegal Hospice C/O any family member.

Family time please from 11pm to 11am and on the morning of the Funeral.

John Cunningham, Carndonagh

The death has occurred at his home of John Cunningham, Cashel, Glentogher, Carndonagh.

Funeral leaving his home on Sunday at 2pm for service in the Hillhead Presbyterian Church at 3pm.

Burial afterwards in the adjoining burial ground.

Donations in lieu of flowers please to Hillhead Presbyterian Church and Motor Neuron Disease.

Roisín Purcell (née Byrne), Kildare/Ardara

The death has occurred of Roisín Purcell (née Byrne), Laurence Avenue, Maynooth, Kildare/Ardara.

She passed away peacefully at Maynooth Lodge Nursing Home. Beloved wife of the late Tom. Deeply regretted by her loving daughters Anne and Trish, son Hughie, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, nine grandchildren, brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives & friends.

Reposing at her residence on Friday, June 17 from 4pm to 7pm. Removal on Saturday at 9.30am to arrive at St Mary's Church, Maynooth, for 10am Funeral Mass, followed by burial in Laraghbryan Cemetery.

Roisín's funeral Mass can be viewed live on Saturday morning at 10am by clicking on the following link:

James Doyle, Killybegs/Dublin

The death has occurred of James (Jim) Doyle, aged 77, on Thursday, June 16. Jim, originally from Dublin, and the last five years with his son Mike and family in Killybegs, passed peacefully at home, surrounded by loved ones. Sadly missed by his sons Mike and Brendan, daughters in law Karen and Leigh Ann, grandsons Josh, Ethan, James and Ivar and also his adopted granddaughter Hannah and grandson Joseph. However, none will miss him more than his most beloved wife Patricia who has been separated from him due to illness.

Remains reposing at Mc Brearty Funeral Home, Killybegs, from 2pm to 3pm on Friday, June 17. 

He will then journey on to Cavan Crematorium on Saturday, June 18, for service at 4pm for family and close friends only.

Patrick Gallagher, Kincasslagh

The death has occurred in Nazareth House, Fahan of Patrick Gallagher, Mullaghderg, Kincasslagh.

Patrick’s remains will be reposing in McGlynn’s funeral home on Friday, June 17 at 5pm with Rosary at 8pm.

Funeral Mass in St Mary’s Church, Kincasslagh at 11am on Saturday, June 18 with interment afterwards in Belcruit Cemetery.

Day Carson, Raphoe

The peaceful death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital of Day Carson, Slievebuck, Ballyholey, Raphoe.

Private Funeral Service at his late residence on Saturday, June 18 at 2pm with interment afterwards to Ramochy Parish Church Graveyard, Main Street, Manorcunningham, arriving at approximately 3.15pm.

House private please at the request of the deceased. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to the Alzheimer’s Association Donegal Branch c/o any family member.

Deeply missed by May and family, brothers, sisters, grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a wide circle of family, friends and neighbours.

Patricia McGill, London/Kilcar/Clare

The death has occurred of Patricia McGill (née Walsh), London/Curris, Kilcar, Donegal and formerly Kildysart, County Clare.

Beloved wife of Seán, much loved mother to Ryan, Emma, Michael and Anne-Marie. She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Kian, Ava, Olivia, Jack, Clementine, Anna and Jessica, her daughters-in-law Jordanna and Clare, her son-in-law Wayne, her brothers and sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and a wide circle of relatives, neighbours and friends both in London and in Ireland.

Her remains will be reposing at McCabe’s Funeral Home, Ardara, on Friday from 6pm to 8pm, with Rosary at 8.15pm.

Removal from McCabe’s Funeral home at 11.45am on Saturday, travelling via Kilcar and her late residence in Curris, to arrive at St Columba’s Church, Carrick, for Funeral Mass at 1pm. Burial will take place afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Arthur Rafferty, Bundoran

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

Beloved husband of Marie and adored father to Ciaran (Joy), Stephen (Veronica), Declan (Lois), Cathy (John) and Mairona (Seamus), deeply regretted by his loving family, his grandchildren Ella-Rose, Ben, Mie, Eoghan, Cassie and Donnacha, brothers Jimmy and Eamon, sister Maureen, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, and all his many relatives, neighbours and friends. Predeceased by his parents Patrick and Kitty, his brother John and sisters Eileen and Mary.

Reposing at the Family Home, Fish Lane, West End, Bundoran on Thursday from 2pm to 9pm and Friday from 2pm to 9pm. House private at all other times please.

Removal from there on Saturday morning at 11.30am to arrive at the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran for Mass of the Resurrection at 12noon. Burial will take place afterwards in St Ninnidh's Cemetery, Newtown, Bundoran.

Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Arthur to Ozanam House Residential Unit, Bundoran, care of donation box at Family Home or by post to Donal Breslin at Breslin's Funeral Home, Bundoran. 

If you have a death notice or an obituary you wish to have included on Inish Live or Donegal Live, e-mail or with contact details for verification purposes.

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.