Deaths in Donegal
The following deaths have taken place:
- Mai O'Rioardan, Finmore and Ardeskin, Donegal town
- Michael (Mick) Duffy, Scotland and formerly Cappry, Ballybofey
- Bridget Crowley, Glengad, Malin
- Mary Donaghey, formerly Quigley’s Point and Glack, Carndonagh
- Louise Colhoun, Malin
- Karen Cahill, Killybegs and Tuam, Co. Galway
- Mary Keenan, Bundoran
- Gordon Pearson formerly of St Johnston
- Máire Sharkey, Burnfoot
- Billy McConnell, Lifford
- Susan Campbell, England and formerly Letterkenny
Mai O'Rioardan (née Gallagher), Finmore and Ardeskin, Donegal town
The death has occurred at Donegal Community Hospital of Mai O’Rioardan (nee Gallagher) Finmore and Ardeskin, Donegal town.
Remains arriving to St Patrick’s Church, Donegal, this Saturday at 5.45pm to repose overnight.
Funeral Mass on Sunday at 11.30am with burial immediately afterwards in St. Agatha’s Cemetery, Clar.
This is a non Covid-related death. House removal and funeral Mass private please, in accordance with HSE and Covid-19 guidelines.
Family flowers only please, donations, in lieu, to The Patient Comfort Fund, Donegal Community Hospital c/o the Director of Nursing or Cassidy Bros Funeral Directors, Donegal town.
Michael (Mick) Duffy, Shetland Islands and formerly Cappry, Ballybofey
The death has occurred in Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Scotland, of Michael (Mick) Duffy, formerly Cappry, Ballybofey.
Michael was the brother of Peadar and Charlie Duffy, Cappry.
His funeral and burial will take place in Lerwick, Shetland Islands on Wednesday, May 20.
Bridget Crowley, Ballymena, Culkeeny, Glengad, Malin
The death has taken place at the home of Bridget Crowley, Ballymena, Culkeeny, Glengad, Malin.
Due to HSE and government guidelines, the funeral Mass and wake are strictly private for family only.
Mary Donaghey, nee Doherty, formerly of Greenbank, Quigley’s Point and more recently Glack, Carndonagh
The death has occurred in Bedford, England of Mary Donaghey nee Doherty, formerly of Greenbank, Quigley’s Point and more recently Glack, Carndonagh.
In compliance with HSE and Government guidelines the funeral is strictly private.
Funeral Mass on Sunday, May 17 at 11am in The Sacred Heart Church, Carndonagh with interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Funeral Mass will be streamed live on Carnmasslive.com
All enquiries to McFeeley Funeral Directors on 087 7618864.
Louise Colhoun, Bellaghan, Umgall Bridge, Malin
The tragic death has taken place of Louise Colhoun, Bellaghan, Umgall Bridge, Malin.
In compliance with HSE and Government guidelines, the wake and funeral are strictly private to family only.
Karen Cahill, late of Glenlee, Killybegs and Weir Road, Tuam
The sudden death has occurred of Karen Cahill, late of Glenlee, Killybegs and Weir Road, Tuam.
In accordance with Government and H.S.E guidelines the wake and funeral are private.
Karen's remains reposed at her mother Emer's residence on Friday.
Funeral from there on Saturday, May 16 at 10.30am via Old Road joining the Shore Road going to St Mary of Visitation Church, Killybegs for 11am requiem Mass for immediate family only please, with burial afterwards in the cemetery.
Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Karen's choice of charity - Eagles Flying Wild Life Sanctuary, Ballymote - care of Kelly's Funeral Directors, Oakfield, Raphoe.
Mary Keenan, The Rock, Bundoran
The peaceful death has taken place at Sligo University Hospital of Mary Keenan, The Rock, Bundoran (non Covid-related).
Funeral arriving at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Bundoran on Saturday for 11am Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in St. Ninnidh’s Cemetery, Newtown, Bundoran.
Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to Cancer Care West c/o McGloin Undertakers or a member of the family.
In accordance with Covid-19 guidelines, the house and funeral are strictly private.
Mass will be live-streamed on www.magheneparish.ie.
Gordon Pearson formerly of Gillistown, St Johnston
The death took place on Tuesday in London, England of Gordon Pearson formerly of Gillistown, St Johnston.
Gordon was the youngest son of the late Sam and Elsie Pearson.
Funeral arrangements to be confirmed later.
Máire Sharkey, Elaghbeg, Burnfoot
The death has taken place at South Shields Hospital, England of Máire Sharkey, Elaghbeg, Burnfoot.
Máire was the much loved daughter of Danny Sharkey, retired teacher and principal of St Aengus' N.S., Bridgend and the late Máire, dear sister of Donal, Patrick and John.
Máire's funeral arrangements will be announced later.
Billy McConnell, Auwhawee, Crohan, Lifford
The death has taken place at Brindley Manor Nursing Home, Convoy of Billy McConnell, formerly of Auwhawee, Crohan, Lifford.
Owing to the HSE and Government regulations, the wake and funeral are private to family only.
Family flowers only, donations if desired to Brindley Manor Nursing Home, c/o Gibson Funeral Directors.
Enquires to Gibsons Funeral Directors, Convoy, 087 2549029.
Susan Campbell, Gateshead and formerly of Correnagh, Cullion Road, Letterkenny
The death has occurred in Gateshead, England of Susan Campbell, formerly of Correnagh, Cullion Road, Letterkenny.
Susan was the daughter of the late Dan and May Nee, and wife of the late Thomas Campbell, and mother to Syliva, Jacquline and Michelle, and sister to the late Jim and Annie, and surviving sisters Bridie, Kathleen and brothers Danny, Billy and Joe.
Funeral to take place in Gateshead on Monday, May 18 at 10.30am.
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