Deaths in Donegal - Sunday morning, October 27, 2019

Siobhan McNamara

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Siobhan McNamara

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Donegal Deaths

Donegal deaths

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

- Phyllis Wray, Rathneeny, Laghey 

- Thomas Gallagher, 6 Ash Meadows, Drumboe, Stranorlar, and formerly Oldtown, Letterkenny

- Eileen Martin, No. 2, Rathneeney West, Laghey

- Bridie Mc Menamin (née Bonner) 28 Ballyduff Park, Lifford

- Dr Pauline Gallagher (McIvor) Dromahair, Leitrim / Donegal / Sligo

- Charles McCauley, Carrowkeel, Quigleys Point

- Joe Langan, formerly of Stranarvara, Cloghan

- Kathleen Hegarty, Ivy Cottage, Dunkineely

- Margaret Mannering, Meenanail, Glenties

- Elizabeth (Liz) Erskine née Hodgins, The Gate Lodge, Fahan, formerly Farrahy, Kildorrery, Co Cork

Phyllis Wray, Rathneeny, Laghey 

The death has taken place of Phyllis Wray, Rathneeny, Laghey.

Funeral service in Rathneeny Presbyterian Church at 2pm on Monday followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard. 

Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if so desired, to the Alzheimer Society of Ireland, Donegal Branch, care of George Irwin Funeral Director or any family member. 

House private please.

Thomas Gallagher, 6 Ash Meadows, Drumboe, Stranorlar, and formerly Oldtown, Letterkenny

The sudden death has occurred at Letterkenny University Hospital of Thomas Gallagher, 6 Ash Meadows, Drumboe, Stranorlar, and formerly Oldtown, Letterkenny.

Remains are reposing at his late residence on Tuesday, October 29, from 6pm. Funeral leaving his home on Thursday, October 31, at 10.30am for Requiem Mass in the Church of Mary Immaculate, Stranorlar at 11am. Interment afterwards in Drumboe Cemetery. Family time from 10pm to 11am and on the morning of the funeral.

The house is private please until Tuesday, October 29, at 6pm.

Eileen Martin, No. 2, Rathneeney West, Laghey

The death has occurred of Eileen Martin, No. 2, Rathneeney West, Laghey. Remains reposing at her late residence. Funeral Mass in St. Bridget’s Church, Ballintra at 11am on Monday, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations to the MS Society of Ireland, c/o Charlie McClafferty Funeral Director.

Bridie Mc Menamin (née Bonner) 28 Ballyduff Park, Lifford

The death has taken place at Lifford Hospital of Bridie Mc Menamin (née Bonner) 28 Ballyduff Park, Lifford.

Her remains are reposing at her late residence.

Funeral leaving her home on Monday, October 28th at 10.15am for Requiem Mass in St. Patrick’s Church, Murlog at 11am.

Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Donations in lieu of flowers please to The Friends of Lifford Hospital c/o Quigley Funeral Directors, 1A Newtown Place, Strabane.

Family time please from 11pm to 11am.

Dr Pauline Gallagher (McIvor) Dromahair, Leitrim / Donegal / Sligo

The death has occurred of Dr Pauline Gallagher (McIvor) Dromahair, Leitrim / Donegal / Sligo.

Her remains will be reposing at The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo (F91YR61) on Sunday from 3.30pm to 5.30pm with removal to The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo arriving for 6pm. Requiem Mass will take place on Monday morning at 11:30am, with funeral proceeding to Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan afterwards, arriving at 3:30pm.

Charles McCauley, Carrowkeel, Quigleys Point

The death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital of Charles McCauley, Carrowkeel, Quigleys Point.

Remains reposing at his late residence.

Funeral from there on Monday at 10.30am for 11 o’clock Requiem Mass in St Columba’s Church, Drung, Quigleys Point.

Followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard.

Family time please from 11pm until 11am.

Joe Langan, formerly of Stranarvara, Cloghan

The death has taken place in London of Joe Langan, formerly of Stranarvara, Cloghan.

His remains are reposing at his late residence at Stranarvara, Cloghan. Rosary at 9pm.

Funeral Mass on Monday, October 28, at 11am in St Colmcille’s Chapel, Fintown.

Burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.


Kathleen Hegarty, Ivy Cottage, Dunkineely

The death has taken place of Kathleen Hegarty, Ivy Cottage, Dunkineely.

Remains reposing at her late residence.

Funeral Mass on Sunday at 1pm in the Church of St. Joseph and St. Conal, Bruckles, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

House private please.


Margaret Mannering, Meenanail, Glenties

The death has taken place of Margaret Mannering, Meenanail, Glenties.

Removal is from the home of her daughter Rose Mannering’s home at Kilraine Upper, Glenties on Sunday, October 27, to St. Connell’s Church, Glenties, for Requiem Mass at 11am, with burial afterwards in the local cemetery.

Family time please on the morning of the funeral.


Elizabeth (Liz) Erskine née Hodgins, The Gate Lodge, Fahan, formerly Farrahy, Kildorrery, Co Cork

The death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital of Elizabeth (Liz) Erskine née Hodgins, The Gate Lodge, Fahan and formerly of Farrahy, Kildorrery, Co Cork.

Retired lecturer at the North West Regional College, Derry.

Private removal on Sunday, October 27, to St Mura’s Church of Ireland, Fahan, for funeral service at 3pm followed by private cremation.

Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if desired, to Buncrana Community Hospital c/o Murphy Funeral Directors.

Family home is strictly private.


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