Deaths in Donegal - Sunday, August 2

May they rest in peace

Deaths in Donegal - Sunday August 2nd 2020

The following deaths have taken place:

- Paddy McHugh, Parkhead, Killybegs

- Late John Coyle, Garrison
- Patrick Grant  ‘Buddy,’ Bircog, Pettigo
- Paul McGovern, Bunhovil, Bundoran
- Mary Frances Doogan, Falcarragh and Teelin

Late John Coyle, Garrison

John (Sean) Coyle, Carren West, Garrison, Co. Fermanagh. Peacefully, (non Covid related). Please note due to current Government restrictions regarding Covid-19 the family home and funeral are strictly private at the request of the deceased at all times.

Paddy McHugh, Parkhead, Killybegs

The death has occurred of Paddy McHugh, Parkhead, Killybegs. Removal to Lakelands Crematoriam Cavan for private Cremation. House private please. Deeply regretted by his loving sons, daughters, sister, daughters in law, sons in law, grandchildren, relatives and friends.

Patrick Grant  ‘Buddy,’ Bircog, Pettigo

The peaceful death has taken place of Patrick Grant  ‘Buddy,’ Bircog, Pettigo  at Sligo University Hospital. 

Removal of remains from his residence on Sunday morning at 11am to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Pettigo, for Requiem Mass at 11.30am.

Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu of flowers to the Marie Kearns fund c/o Pat Britton or any family member. 

Due to current Covid restrictions the wake and funeral will be private to family only.

Paul McGovern, Bunhovil, Bundoran

The death has taken place of Paul McGovern, Bunhovil, Bundoran. Reposing at his parent’s house, Anne and Pat McGovern, Finnerville, Bundoran on Sunday. House private to family only please. Removal to Our Lady, Star of the Sea Church, on Monday for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cahelard, Ballyshannon. 

Due to government guidelines, the wake and funeral will be private to family only please. Condolences can be left on Enquires to John or Darren McGee on 071 98 51744

Mary Frances Doogan, Falcarragh and Teelin

Mary Frances Doogan, née Gallagher from Ballyness, Falcarragh and Teelin
The death has occurred in Aras Gweedore of Mary Frances Doogan, née Gallagher from Ballyness, Falcarragh and Teelin.

Her remains will be brought to her home in Ballyness on Saturday evening to repose.

The rosary can be viewed live at 9pm on Sunday night on

Funeral Mass can also be viewed live on Monday at 12 noon.

In keeping with Government and HSE guidelines the wake and funeral are for family, friends, and neighbours.

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