Deaths in Donegal - Friday morning, April 17, 2020

May they rest in peace

Death Notices for Donegal

Death notices for Donegal on Friday morning April 17

The following deaths have taken place: 

- Grace Sweeney, Falcarragh

- Margaret Gibson, St Johnson

- Eileen Farren, Moville / Roscommon

- Sr Bridget (Bridie) Doherty, Burnfoot

- Gerald Colhoun, St Johnston

- Hannah Byrne (née Johnston) of Dublin / Bundoran

- Margaret Donegan, Carrick

- David Faith, Bundoran

- Sarah O'Donnell, Crolly

- Michael O'Donnell,  Crolly

- Hugo Shiels, Letterkenny

- Bridget Thompson (née O'Donnell), (Biddy Jack), Crolly

- Maureen Conaghan, Milford

- Pat Doherty, Clonmany and Co Meath 

- Lottie Graham, Ballintra 

- Gertie Cassidy, Monaghan and Ballyshannon  

- William (Bill) Joseph Griffin, Hertfordshire, UK / Newtowncunningham

Margaret Gibson, Kilgort, St Johnson

The death has taken place of Margaret Gibson, Kilgort, St Johnson.

Due to current HSE and Government guidelines funeral arrangements are strictly private to family only.

The Funeral mass can be viewed on www.newtowncunninghamkilleaparish.com at 11am on Saturday

Grace Sweeney (née Terry), Meenderry, Falcarragh

The death has taken place in Donegal Hospice of Grace Sweeney (née Terry), Meenderry, Falcarragh.

As per HSE and Government guidelines the funeral and wake are strictly private.

Requiem Mass can be viewed on https://mcnmedia.tv/camera/christ-the-king-gortahork on Saturday at 11am

Gerald Colhoun, Transallagh, St Johnston

The death has occurred in Letterkenny University hospital of Gerald Colhoun, Transallagh, St Johnston

In accordance with HSE and government guidelines, wake and funeral are strictly private. The burial of Gerald is on Saturday  at 2.30pm in St Baithin's church Cemetery, St Johnston.

Family flowers only, please, donations in lieu, if desired, to the Donegal branch of the Parkinson's Association Ireland.

The family would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their support and understanding at this difficult time.

A memorial Mass will be held at a later date.

Sr Bridget (Bridie) Doherty, Monreagh, Burnfoot

The death has taken place at Nazareth House, Fahan of Sister Bridget (Bridie) Doherty, Monreagh, Burnfoot and formerly Daughters of Mary and Joseph Order, 65 Iona Road, Dublin.

In compliance with HSE and Government guidelines funeral and burial is strictly private to the five immediate family members only please. Sr Bridget's Requiem Mass can be viewed via Burt, Inch and Fahan facebook page.

A memorial Mass for Sr Bridget will be held at a later date.

Family flowers only donations in lieu to Nazareth House Patients Comfort Fund c/o any family member or Shaun Murphy Funeral Director.

Margaret Donegan, Carrick

The death has taken place, at Killybegs Community Hosiptal, of Margaret Donegan, Carrick and formerly of Manchester, UK.

In keeping with current government guidelines, a private funeral will take place in the coming days and a celebration of Margaret's life will be held at a later date.

The family would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their understanding and support at this difficult time.

Eileen Farren (née Brennan) Greencastle Road, Moville and formerly of Roscommon

The death has taken place of Eileen Farren (Nee Brennan, Roscommon), Greencastle Road, Moville.

Family flowers only please donations in lieu to the Foyle Hospice, Culmore Road, Derry, Northern Ireland BT48 8JE.

Private wake and funeral service will take place for immediate family in compliance with Government and HSE guidelines.

Hannah Byrne (née Johnston) of Kimmage, Dublin / Bundoran

The death has occurred of Hannah Byrne (née Johnston) of Kimmage, Dublin and late of Bundoran.

In keeping with Government restrictions, a private funeral will take place.

Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Our Lady’s Hospice, Harold’s Cross.

David Faith, Mount Crest, Magheracar, Bundoran

The death has occurred of David Faith, Mount Crest, Bundoran

Due to the current restrictions regarding public gatherings, all funeral and cremation arrangements are strictly private. 

Sarah O'Donnell, Mín na Leice, Crolly, Donegal

The death has taken place of Sarah O'Donnell (Sarah Jack) of Mín na Leice, Crolly.

Sarah's ashes will be brought to Annagry Cemetery to be buried at a later date.

Michael O'Donnell, Mín na Leice, Crolly

The death has taken place of Michael O' Donnell, Mín na Leice, Crolly. 

Burial will take place in Annagry Cemetery on Saturday however funeral will be strictly private in line with government and HSE restrictions. A memorial mass will take place at a later date.

Hugo Shiels, 240 Ros Suilighe, Oldtown, Letterkenny

The death has occurred of Hugo Shiels, 240 Ros Suilighe, Oldtown, Letterkenny

In accordance with HSE  guidelines wake, funeral and burial are strictly private to family.

A private Mass will take place in St Eunan's Cathedral, Letterkenny on Saturday at 10am. The Mass will be streamed live and can be viewed on https://www.steunanscathedral.ie/

Bridget Thompson (née O'Donnell), (Biddy Jack), Mín na Leice, Crolly

The death has taken place of Bridget Thompson (nee O'Donnell) (Biddy Jack), Mín na Leice, Crolly.

Funeral will take place in Glasgow.

Bridget's ashes will be brought to Annagry to be buried at a later date.

Maureen Conaghan, Kilmacrennan Road, Milford

The death has occurred at Letterkenny University Hospital of Maureen Conaghan, Kilmacrennan Road, Milford  

In accordance with HSE and Government guidelines wake, funeral and burial are strictly private to family. A private funeral mass will take place in St Peter’s Church, Milford on Friday, April 17 at 2pm. The mass can be viewed on MCN Media. TV St Peter’s Church Milford. 

A memorial Mass will be held at a later date.

Pat Doherty, Main Street, Clonmany and formerly Ashbourne, Co Meath

The death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital of Pat Doherty, Main Street, Clonmany and formerly Ashbourne, Co Meath.

Due to HSE and government guidelines, the wake and funeral are strictly private to family only.

All enquiries to Comiskey Funeral Directors on 086 0736402. 

Lottie Graham, Big Park, Ballintra 

The death has occurred of Lottie Graham, Big Park, Ballintra.

In accordance with Government and HSE guidelines, the house and funeral are strictly private. Memorial service will be held at a later date.  

Gertie Cassidy (née McDermott), Clontibret, Monaghan / Ballyshannon 

The death has taken place at Castleross Nursing Home, Co. Monaghan of Gertie Cassidy nee McDermott, Moys, Clontibret and formerly Milltown, Ballyshannon.

In accordance with Government and HSE directives and in the interest of public health, a private funeral will take place. A memorial Mass to celebrate Gertie's life will be held at a later date.

William (Bill) Joseph Griffin, 79 The Drive, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, UK and late of  Newtowncunningham

The death has occurred of William (Bill) Joseph Griffin, 79 The Drive, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, UK and late of Newtowncunningham.

In compliance with HSE and Government guidelines, wake and burial are strictly private.

Funeral Mass can be viewed on All Saints Church parish webcam on Friday morning at 11am.

If you have a death notice you wish to have included, e-mail: editorial@donegaldemocrat.com

Please include a contact number for verification.

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