Sad passing of popular Donegal Priest

There was widespread sadness in Donegal Town as news emerged of the death of one of the town’s most popular priests after a short illness.

Fr. Leo Muldoon of Drumcliffe and former PP of St. Peter’s, Hamilton in Scotland passed away on Monday last at the home of his sister Mary Boyle in Drumcliffe in Donegal Town.

Fr. Leo was the son of the late Joe and Mary Muldoon from Doonan , Donegal and a brother of the late Dr. Paddy Muldoon, (Dean of Maynooth), the late Sean and Frank, Eamonn and Seamus, Mary Boyle and Teresa Gallagher.

Fr. Muldoon was laid to rest in St. Mary’s Cemetry in Killymard yesterday morning after Requiem Mass in the adjoining church.


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