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Deaths in Donegal - Thursday evening, March 22nd, 2018

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Deaths in Donegal - Thursday evening, March 22nd, 2018

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

- Shona Gillen, 42 St. Benildus Avenue, Ballyshannon

- Tom Ward, Drumboarty, Letterbarrow, Donegal town

- Helen White, Crolly

- Arthur Fleury Hillhead, Ardara

- Annie Gallagher, The Grove cottages, Muff

- Derek (Dixie), Calhame, Bruckless

- Michael Carroll, Killybegs

- Tommy Martin, Drumhariff, Pettigo

- Emmet Blain, Lower Glencoagh, Mountcharles

- Philomena (Phil) Dawson of South Circular Road, Dublin and formerly of Ard O'Donnell, Letterkenny

- Kitty McLaughlin (Catherine Marie), Glackroe, Linsford, Buncrana

- Elizabeth Grant (Libby), née Duncan, 42 Lisnenan Court, Letterkenny and formerly Carrigans

- Kitty McLaughlin (Catherine Marie), Glackroe, Linsford, Buncrana

- Bridget Duffy, Leophin, Linsfort, Buncrana

Shona Gillen, 42 St. Benildus Avenue, Ballyshannon

The death has occurred of Shona Gillen, 42 St. Benildus Avenue, Ballyshannon and formerly of Lawn Park, Ballyshannon. Reposing at her late residence. Remains going to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyhshannon on Saturday morning for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the Abbey cemetery. House strictly private at all times please. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to North West Hospice C/O John Magee and Sons Funeral Directors Ballyshannon.

Tom Ward, Drumboarty, Letterbarrow, Donegal town

The death has taken place of Tom Ward, Drumboarty, Letterbarrow, Donegal town. Reposing at Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Mountcharles today from 6pm until to 9pm and tomorrow Friday from 4pm with removal at 5.30pm going to the Church of the Holy Redeemer Drimarone to arrive at 6pm. Funeral mass on Saturday at 1pm with burial afterwards in the local cemetery.

Helen White, Crolly

The death has taken place of Helen White, Crolly.

Her remains will repose at her late residence from 5pm on Thursday evening, March 22nd.

Removal from there at 10.45am Saturday March 24th for 11am Funeral Mass in St Patrick’s Chapel, Meenaweel.

Burial afterwards in Maghergallon Cemetery.

House private from 7pm on Friday March 23rd and before the funeral on Saturday morning.

Rosary on Thursday March 22nd at 9pm.

Donations in-lieu of flowers if desired to the Donegal Hospice c/o any family member or Stephen O Donnell & Sons, Funeral Directors.

Arthur Fleury Hillhead, Ardara

The death has taken place of Arthur Fleury Hillhead, Ardara. His remains will repose at Shovlin’s Funeral Home, Sandfield on Friday March 23rd from 5pm until removal at 6.30pm to The Church of the Holy Family, Ardara arriving at 7.15pm.

 Requiem mass on Saturday, March 24th at 12 noon, followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard.

Family flowers only, donations if desired to:donations in lieu if desired to the Alzheimer’s Society c/o any family member.

Annie Gallagher, The Grove cottages, Muff

The death has taken place at her residence of Annie Gallagher, The Grove cottages, Muff.

Funeral from there on Saturday at 10.30am for 11 o’clock Requiem Mass in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Muff.

Followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Family time from 11pm until 10am.

Family flowers only or if desired donation in lieu to the Oncology Unit Letterkenny University Hospital c/o Liam Collins Funeral Director or any family member. 

Derek (Dixie), Calhame, Bruckless

The death has occurred of Derek (Dixie) Crowley, Calhame, Bruckless, peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. Remains reposing at his late residence on Thursday from 5pm to 10pm and on Friday from 12 noon to 10pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 11 o’clock in the Church of Saint Joseph and Saint Conal, Bruckless. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private please on the morning of the funeral.

Michael Carroll, Killybegs, Donegal

The death has occurred of Michael Carroll, Killybegs. Removal Wednesday evening from Shovlin's Funeral Home, via Killybegs to arrive at his brother's home in Carrick for 7pm.

Removal on Friday morning, 23rd March to St Mary's Church, Killybegs arriving for 11am Funeral Mass with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. 

Tommy Martin, Drumhariff, Pettigo

The death has occurred of Tommy Martin, Drumhariff, Pettigo. Removal from John McGee and Sons Funeral Home, Belleek Road, Ballyshannon to his daughter Kathleen and son-in-law Frank Murphy’s residence, Drumhariff. Removal on Thursday evening, to St. Mary’s Church, Pettigo at 6.30pm for 7pm prayers. Funeral Mass in St. Mary’s Church on Friday morning at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. 

Emmet Blain, Lower Glencoagh, Mountcharles

The death has taken place tragically in the UAE of Emmet Blain, Lower Glencoagh, Mountcharles.

Remains will repose at his late residence from 11 o’clock on Friday morning March 23rd with removal on Saturday morning March 24th to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles for 10am funeral mass, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Family flowers only, donations if desired to the Kevin Bell fund c/o Gallagher Funeral Directors or any family member.

House private please on the morning of the funeral.

A one way system will operate at the wake, entry at Mountcharles village opposite the green pump and exit at the Glen on the Mountcharles/Donegal road.

Philomena (Phil) Dawson of South Circular Road, Dublin and formerly of Ard O'Donnell, Letterkenny

The death has taken place at our Lady’s Hospice, Harold’s Cross Dublin of Philomena (Phil) Dawson, the Paddocks, Hybreasal Court, South Circular Road, Dublin 8, retired State Laboratory Dublin, and formerly of 33 Ard O’Donnell, Letterkenny.

Philomena’s remains will be received to St. Eunan’s Cathedral, Letterkenny on Thursday 22nd March at 5pm to repose overnight for Requiem Mass at 10am on Friday 23rd March.

Funeral and interment afterwards in the family plot, Conwal cemetery.

Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to our Lady’s Hospice, Harolds’ Cross Dublin c/o Paschal Blake Funeral Director. 

Kitty McLaughlin (Catherine Marie), Glackroe, Linsford, Buncrana

The death has taken place in Buncrana Nursing Unit of Kitty McLaughlin (Catherine Marie), Glackroe, Linsford, Buncrana.

Reposing at her late residence.

Funeral from there on Friday morning, 23rd March at 10.15am going to the Star of the Sea Church, Desertegney for 11am  requiem Mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.

Family time from 10pm until 11am.

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