Deaths in Donegal, Monday morning, May 25

May they rest in peace

Deaths in Donegal

Deaths in Donegal

The following deaths have taken place:

- Noelle Gillen, Ballyshannon 

- Máire Sharkey, Elaghbeg, Burnfoot

- Peggy Peoples, St. Johnston

- Hugh Ward, Letterkenny

Noelle Gillen (née Gallagher), 42 Assaroe View, Ballyshannon 

The peaceful death has taken place of Noelle Gillen (nee Gallagher), 42 Assaroe View, Ballyshannon.

Noelle was the beloved wife of John, loving mother of Peter, Amanda (Darrel), and she was predeceased by her daughter Lisa.

She will be fondly remembered by her husband, son, daughter, son-in-law, grandchild Jamie, brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, and entire family circle.

Noelle's funeral will take place privately in accordance with current Government guidelines and in the hope of keeping family and friends safe.

Noelle's funeral service will take place in St Patrick's Church, Ballyshannon on Wednesday at 11am and can be viewed on church services live streaming.

Máire Sharkey, Elaghbeg, Burnfoot

The death has taken place at South Shields Hospital, England of Máire Sharkey, Elaghbeg, Burnfoot.

In accordance with Government guidelines, the current restrictions on attendance at funerals is a maximum of ten people and only members of the household and close family may attend. 

Máire's Requiem Mass can be viewed on the Parish of Burt Fahan and Inch Facebook page on Tuesday at 11am. 

Peggy Peoples, nee Gibson, No. 2 Ard Na Meala, St Johnston

The death has occurred of Peggy Peoples, nee Gibson, No. 2 Ard Na Meala, St Johnston.

Peggy passed away in Letterkenny University Hospital in her 92nd year.

She'll be lovingly missed by her sons and daughters, Eamon, Brian, Olive, Margaret, Ann, Kathleen, Teresa, Robert, Gerald, Christopher and Martin, her brother Jimmy. Deeply regretted by her son-in-laws, daughter-in-laws, grandchildren, nieces and nephew and extended family and friends.

In accordance with Government and HSE guidelines the wake and funeral are strictly private. 

Peggy is reposing at her late residence. Funeral Mass is on Tuesday at 11am in St Baithin's Church, St Johnston with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  

Hugh (Hughie) Ward, 25 Glenwood Park, Letterkenny

The peaceful death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital of Hugh (Hughie) Ward, 25 Glenwood Park, Letterkenny

Due to Government and HSE guidelines, wake and funeral are private to family only.

Funeral Mass will be live-streamed on Monday at 10am from St Eunan’s Cathedral via

Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to ICU Letterkenny University Hospital c/o any family member. 


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