Deaths in Donegal - Saturday evening, October 31

The following deaths have taken place:


- Sadie McGarvey, Leffin, Dungloe

- Rosie Coyle, Killult, Gortahork

- Desmond (Des) Finneran, Drumbern, Milford/Taughmaconnell, Roscommon

- Anne O'Donnell, Meenacreve, Annagry

- Greta Coyle, Sledrin, Buncrana

- Jim Roarty, 8 Cedar Park, Strabane and formerly of 24 Ard O'Donnell, Letterkenny

- Jean Finlay, Carnowen, Raphoe

- Mary (Meabh) McLaughlin,USA and Buncrana


Sadie McGarvey, Leffin, Dungloe

The death has occurred in Dungloe District Hospital of Sadie McGarvey, Leffin, Dungloe. Her remains will be reposing at her home at 6pm this evening.
Funeral Mass on Monday, November 2 in St Columba's Church, Acres with interment afterwards in Belcruit Cemetery. Donations in lieu if desired for the Patients Comfort Fund, Dungloe Hospital c/o any family member or Shaun McGlynn Funeral Director.
By the request of the family, the wake, funeral and burial is private to family and close friends only.

Rosie Coyle, Killult, Gortahork

The death has occurred of Rose Coyle. Killult. Rose died peacefully in Letterkenny Hospital and is survived by her beloved nephew, Denis and great-nephew, Liam and a wide circle of caring and compassionate friends and neighbours. Rose will be taken home for one last night leaving from the Mountain Top, Letterkenny tomorrow, Sunday, November 1 at 4pm. Funeral leaving from her home on Monday, November 2, for Requiem Mass in Christ the King Church at 12 noon, with burial afterwards in the family plot. Funeral Mass can be viewed live on: https://www.mcnmedia.tv/camera/christ-the-king-gortahork Due to the Government and HSE restrictions regarding public gatherings and quarantine rules the wake will be private to those family members bringing Rosie home. Due to the Government and HSE restrictions regarding public gatherings the funeral will be restricted in numbers. A memorial will be planned for 2021 to celebrate Rosie’s life..

Desmond (Des) Finneran, Drumbern, Milford/Taughmaconnell, Roscommon

The death has occurred at Letterkenny University Hospital of
Desmond (Des) Finneran, Drumbern, Milford/Taughmaconnell, Roscommon and retired Sergeant, An Garda Siochana. He was pre-deceased by his wife Bernie. Deeply regretted by his sons Pat, Frankie and Ted, daughters Mary and Angela, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, extended family,relatives and very many friends. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, November 3 at 12 noon in St Peter's Church, Milford followed by interment in Milford Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, to St Vincent de Paul care of any family member or the funeral director. In accordance with current Government restrictions the house and funeral will be private to family only. The Funeral Mass can be viewed live on https://www.churchservices.tv/ St. Peter's Church, Milford.

Anne O'Donnell, Meenacreve, Annagry

The death has taken place in Letterkenny University Hospital of Anne O'Donnell, Meenacreve, Annagry. Sadly missed by her husband Vincie, daughters Dolores and Geraldine, sons John and Vincie, sister Annette and extended family. Her remains will repose at her home today, Saturday, October 31. Funeral Mass in Star of the Sea Church, Annagry on Monday, November 2, at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Due to Government and HSE guidelines, wake and funeral are strictly private to immediate family only.
Anne's Funeral Mass can be viewed live on Kieran Roarty Funeral Director Facebook page at 11am on Monday or on the Annagry Parish webcam.

Greta Coyle, Sledrin, Buncrana

The death has taken place at Buncrana Nursing Unit of Greta Coyle, Sledrin, Buncrana. Removal tomorrow, Sunday, November 1 to St Mary’s Chapel, Cockhill for 3.45pm with Funeral Mass on Monday morning, November 2 at 10am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.
Due to HSE and Government guidelines the funeral and burial are private to family and close friends only.

Jim Roarty, 8 Cedar Park, Strabane and formerly of 24 Ard O'Donnell, Letterkenny

The death has taken place of Jim Roarty, 8 Cedar Park, Strabane and formerly of 24 Ard O'Donnell, Letterkenny. Beloved husband of Susie, much-loved father of Jim, Senan and Martin, and brother of Cathal, Liam, Celine and late Eileen and Hugo. Funeral leaving Quigley's Funeral Home tomorrow, Sunday, November 1, at 1.25pm for Mass in St Mary`s Church, Melmount at 2pm.Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing wife, sons, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brothers, sister and family circle. Donations in lieu of flowers please to the Foyle Hospice c/o Quigley Funeral Directors, 1A Newtown Place, Strabane.In accordance with current restrictions, the house and funeral will be private to family only, please. The Funeral Mass can be viewed live via the parish webcam: http://www.melmountparish.com/webtv.html

Jean Finlay, Carnowen, Raphoe

The death has taken place at the Donegal Hospice of Jean Finlay, Carnowen, Raphoe. Much loved and sadly missed by her husband Alex, son Uel, daughter Jennifer, daughter-in-law Suzanne, son-in-law Stephen, grandchildren Kirsty, Aaron, Samantha and Matthew, also great-grandchildren Paige and Addison and wider family circle. Her remains are reposing at her late residence.
Funeral from there tomorrow, Sunday, November 1 at 1pm for service in Carnowen Presbyterian Church at 1.30pm with burial afterwards in the family plot in the adjoining graveyard. Due to HSE and Government guidelines, wake and funeral are private to immediate family only.
Family flowers only. Donations if desired to the Donegal Hospice c/o any family member or Terence McClintock Funeral Director.

Mary (Meabh) McLaughlin,USA and Buncrana

The death has taken place in Boston, USA of Mary (Meabh) McLaughlin, the daughter of the late Lizzy and Joseph McLaughlin from Clanperland, Buncrana. Sister of Anna Fahy, Margaret McCloskey, Josephine Doherty, Hannah McDaid, Kathleen Robb, James McLaughlin, Pat McLaughlin and the late Bridie, Elizabeth and William R.I.P. Sadly missed by her sister-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, family circle and friends. Remains will repose at St Mary’s Church with Requiem Mass at the church tomorrow, Sunday, November 1, at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Requiem Mass can be viewed on: churchservices.tv/cockhill and select the mobile option.


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