Deaths in Donegal, Friday, December 9th, 2016

Staff Reporter


Staff Reporter


Deaths in Donegal, Friday, December 9th, 2016

Shelia O’Donnell, Annagry

The death has occurred of Sheila O’Donnell (Cissie Mháire), late of Loch na nDeoran, Annagry. Reposing at her niece Mary Duffy’s house, Main Street, Annagry from 5pm on 7th December. Removal this Friday morning at 10.45am for 11am Funeral Mass at St Mary’s Star of the Sea Church, Annagry followed by burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. Rosary both nights at 9pm. Family time only from 11pm – 10am. Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to ‘Friends of Letterkenny Hospital’ C/O any family member.

Madge McDaid, Letterkenny

The death has occurred of Madge (Pat) McDaid, late of Glenkeeragh, Newmills, Letterkenny.
Funeral Mass today, Friday, December 9 at 12 noon in St Columba’s Church, Glenswilly with interment afterwards in the family plot in Templedouglas Cemetery.
Family time from 11pm to 10am and on the morning of the funeral. Family flowers only donations in lieu to Alzheimer’s Donegal Branch, C/o Con Mc Daid & Sons Funeral Directors or any family member.

Andy Gallen, Killygordon

The death has occurred of Andy Gallen late of Crossroads, Killygordon.
Reposing at the family home from Wednesday.
Removal from the  family home this Friday morning at 10.30am for Requiem Mass at 11am in St. Patrick’s Church, Crossroads. Interment afterwards in the adjoining Churchyard. Donations in lieu of flowers please to Brindley Manor Residents Comfort Fund c/o any family member.

John Friel, Buncrana

The death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital of John Friel, late of 24 Knockalla Drive, Buncrana.
Reposing at his late residence.
Funeral this Friday morning leaving his home at 9.15am going to St Mary's Oratory, Buncrana for Requiem Mass at 10.00am. Interment afterwards in Cockhill Cemetery. Family time please between 11.00pm - 11.00am.
Family flowers only donations in lieu to the Oncology Unit, Letterkenny University Hospital c/o any family member.

James Duffy, Letterkenny

The death has occurred of James Duffy, late of 44 McNeely Villas, Letterkenny, Donegal.

Funeral Mass this Friday, December 9, at 11am in St Eunan’s Cathedral, Letterkenny with burial afterwards in Conwal Cemetery. Family time from 11pm to 10am.

Patrick McKinney, Carndonagh

The death has occurred of Patrick McKinney, late Mullins, Carndonagh, Donegal
Reposing at his home. Removal from his late residence today, Friday, 9th December, at 10.30am to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Carndonagh for Requiem Mass at 11am.
Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Family time from 11pm till 11am.

Kevin Coyle, Cloghan

The death has occurred of Kevin Coyle, late of Tievedeevin, Cloghan, and formerly Ulster Cottages,Glebe, Sion Mills, Co. Tyrone.
Reposing at his late residence in Tievedeevin. Rosary each night at 10pm.
Funeral Mass at 11 o'clock on Saturday in St. Colmcille's Chapel, Fintown, with burial afterwards in local Cemetery.

Jimmy Boyle, Raphoe

The death has occurred of Jimmy Boyle, late of 29 St Eunan’s Terrace, Raphoe.
Removal last night from Kelly’s Funeral Home, Oakfield, Raphoe, to St Eunan’s Church, Raphoe for 7.30pm Mass. Funeral Mass this Friday morning, December 9, at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Seamus Dolan, Sessiaghmore, Castlefin, Donegal / Aghyaran, Tyrone

The death has occurred on Thursday, December 8th of Seamus Dolan, Sessiaghmore, Castlefin and Aghyaran, Co Tyrone. 

Remains reposing at his late residence from last night Thursday. Funeral from there on Saturday morning at 11am for Requiem Mass at 12 noon in St. Patrick's Church, Aghyaran. Interment afterwards in the adjoining Churchyard. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The Donegal Hospice or Castlederg Patients' Comfort and Terminally ill Fund c/o Charles Lynch, Funeral Director. Family time please from 11pm to 11am.

Joseph (Joe) O'Hegarty, Highfield House, Stranorlar

The death has occurred of Joseph(Joe) O'Hegarty, Highfield House, Stranorlar. Reposing today Friday Dec. 9th at The Family Enrichment Centre, Drumboe Avenue, Stranorlar, from 2pm until Rosary at 8pm.

Family time on Saturday Dec. 10th and before the funeral. Requiem Mass in the Church of Mary Immaculate, Stranorlar, on Sunday Dec. 11th at 11am, followed by interment in Glenvar Cemetery. Donations in lieu of flowers, if so desired, to St. Vincent De Paul, Stranorlar. House Private.


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