Deaths in Donegal, Wednesday morning, April 5th

Staff Reporter


Staff Reporter


Deaths in Donegal, Wednesday morning, April 5th

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

- John Loughlin, Kerrykeel

- John Cullen, Glencar, Letterkenny

- Hugh Gallagher and Suzanne Kilgannon, County Leitrim/Falcarragh

- Violet Wilkin, Magheraroarty, Creeslough

- Sadie McCadden, 13 Ernedale Heights, Ballyshannon

- Dorothy Gordon, Bundoran and Mohill

John Loughlin, Kerrykeel

The death has taken place of John Loughlin, Shore Road, Kerrykeel, suddenly, in Clydebank, Scotland. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing sons, father, mother, brothers, sisters, relatives and friends. Funeral arrangements later.

John Cullen, Dr. McGinley Road, Glencar, Letterkenny

The death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital of John Cullen, Dr. McGinley Road and formerly of Ard O’Donnell, Letterkenny.

Removal from the Eternal Light Chapel of Rest on Monday, going to his daughter Marie’s home at 21 Fairgreen Hill, Long Lane, Letterkenny, to repose until Wednesday, April 5th. Removal from there at 11.20am on Wednesday, April 5th to St. Eunan’s Cathedral for requiem Mass at 12 noon, with interment afterwards in the family plot at New Leck Cemetery.

Hugh Gallagher and Suzanne Kilgannon, County Leitrim/Falcarragh

The death has taken place after a short illness of Hugh Gallagher, Aughakiltubrid, Cloone, and formerly of Falcarragh, at the residence of his daughter and son-in-law, Kathleen and Ben Kilgallon, Aughakiltubrid.

Also Hugh’s granddaughter, Suzanne Kilgannon, Aughavas, County Leitrim, died suddenly on Monday, April 3rd.

The remains of both Hugh and Suzanne will be reposing at the residence of Ben and Kathleen Kilgannon at Aughakiltubrid, Cloone on Tuesday, 4th April, and today, Wednesday, 5th April, from 2.30pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday to arrive at St. Mary's Church, Cloone for 12 noon. Burial afterwards to the adjoining cemetery.

House private on Thursday morning please.

No flowers please. Donations in lieu, if desired to The North West Hospice c/o McKeon's Funeral Directors, Cloone, Co. Leitrim.

Violet Wilkin, Magheraroarty, Creeslough

The death has taken place at The Lakehouse Nursing Home, Portnablagh of Violet Wilkin, late of Magheraroarty, Creeslough.

Her remains will be reposing at her home from Monday, 3rd April.

Funeral service will take place in St. John’s Church, Ballymore on Wednesday at 1pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. Family time please from 11pm to 10am.

Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to The Lakehouse Nursing Home Comfort Fund c/o any family member or Harkin’s Funeral Director, Creeslough.

Sadie McCadden, 13 Ernedale Heights, Ballyshannon

The death has occurred of Sadie McCadden, late of 13 Ernedale Heights, Ballyshannon, and formerly of Knocknarush, Boyle, County Roscommon.

Reposing at her late residence on Tuesday from 12 noon until 8pm. House strictly private at other times. Remains going to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, on Wednesday for 12 noon funeral Mass with burial afterwards in the Abbey Cemetery.

Family flowers only please, donations if desired to the Oncology Ward, Sligo University Hospital, care of John McGeehan and Sons Funeral Directors. House private on morning of funeral.

Dorothy Gordon, Bundoran and Mohill

The death has taken place at at Aras Mhic Suibhne Nursing home, Mullinasole, Laghey of Dorothy Gordon, late of Main St. Bundoran, and formerly of Mohill, Co. Leitrim.

Reposing at the Nursing Home today, Wednesday, April 5th, from 5.30pm, with removal at 6.15pm to arrive at the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran, for Reception Prayers at 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday April 6th at 10am followed by private burial in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Mohill, Co. Leitrim.

House private, please. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if so desired, to the Patient's Comfort Fund, Aras Mhic Suibhine Nursing Home c/o Conlan & Breslin Funerals or by donation box at church.

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