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Deaths in Donegal, Friday evening, September 29th, 2017

Staff Reporter


Staff Reporter


Deaths in Donegal, Friday evening, September 29th, 2017

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

- John McCafferty, Ernedale Heights, Ballyshannon

-Rev. Patrick McDermott, Edeninfagh, Glenties

- Gerald McGrath, Belleek, Co Fermanagh

John McCafferty, Ernedale Heights, Ballyshannon

The deaths has taken palce at the Rock Nursing Home, Ballyshannon of John McCafferty, late of 36 Ernedale Heights, Ballyshannon, and Killeem, Ballyshannon.   

Funeral arrangements to follow.  

Enquiries to John McGee and Sons, Funeral Directors on 071 98 517 44


Rev. Patrick McDermott, Edeninfagh, Glenties

The death has taken place of Rev. Patrick McDermott, Edeninfagh, Glenties.

Son of the late Con and Frances and brother of the late Con, Seamus and Gerry. Very deeply regretted by his brothers Donal and Liam, sister Rosaleen Deery, brother-in-law Eddie Deery, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and a large circle of friends. Also regretted by Bishop Alan Mc Guckian and priests of Raphoe diocese. Regretted by Bishop Kihneman and priests of Biloxi diocese.

Remains arriving Dublin Airport this Saturday morning. Arriving Saturday evening at the Church of the Holy Family, Edeninfagh, Glenties at approximately 5pm .

Visitation 5 to 7pm . Funeral Mass this Sunday at 2pm followed by burial in Edeninfagh Cemetery.


Gerald McGrath, Belleek, Co Fermanagh

The deaths has occurred of Gerald McGrath, late of Glenvannon, Corry, Belleek, County Fermanagh.

Reposing at the home of his brother John, Commons, Belleek today, Friday Septmeber 29th, from 12 noon until 9pm. Mass of the Resurrection in St John the Baptist Church Toura on Saturday at 11am followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery.

Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if so desired to the head and neck unit, Ward 8, Altnagelvin Hospital c/o Patsy McCauley funeral director Belleek or any family member. Family and friends time on Saturday morning please.

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