Deaths in Donegal, New Year's Day, Friday morning, January 1

May they rest in peace

Deaths in Donegal

Deaths in Donegal

The following deaths have taken place:

- Bridie Brown (née Patton), Errity, Manorcunningham 

- Bridie Burke, Galway and Letterkenny

- Nuala O'Donnell, née O'Brien, Dunlewey, Gaoth Dobhair

- Madge Gavin, née Connolly, Fintona, Tyrone, Monaghan Town, Kilkenny and Laghey

- Colm Boyle, Crove Upper, Carrick

- Willie Cunningham, East End, Bundoran

- Brigid Farren, Pound Street, Carndonagh

- John Dooher, Coneyburrow Road, Lifford

- John Campbell, Kingarrow, Fintown

- Rosemary Campbell, Burt

Bridie Brown (née Patton), Errity, Manorcunningham 

The death has taken place of Bridie Brown, née Patton, Errity, Manorcunningham.

She will be deeply missed by her daughter Sadie and son-in-law Liam, brother PJ Patton, Dunduffs Fort, Manorcunningham, grandchildren Shane, Aileen and Naomi, great-grandchildren Sara Rose, Patrick and Shannon, nieces, nephews and a wide circle of family, neighbours and friends.  

Bridie’s remains are reposing at her daughter Sadie and son-in-law Liam McCrossans's residence at Errity, Manorcunningham.

Funeral from there on Sunday at 10.15am travelling via Ray and down the Nous, going to St. Columba’s Church, Drumoghill for 11am Funeral Mass with interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers if desired to the Donegal Hospice c/o any family member.

In compliance with HSE and Government guidelines the wake, funeral and interment are private to family only please. 

Bridie Burke (née Murphy), Kilcreevanty, Tuam, Galway / Letterkenny 

The death has taken place of Bridie Burke (née Murphy), Kilcreevanty, Tuam, Galway and Letterkenny.

Predeceased by her husband Johnny, Bridie will be sadly missed by her daughters Anne and Josephine, son-in-law Andy McGovern, brothers Mattie and Jimmy, sisters-in-law Marian and Gretta, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.  

Funeral Mass at St Benin's Church Kilbannon on Saturday at 12 noon followed by burial in Kilbannon Cemetery. 

In line with current health guidelines, the Funeral Mass is confined to family only.  

Nuala O'Donnell, née O'Brien, Dunlewey, Gaoth Dobhair

The death has occurred of Nuala O'Donnell, née O'Brien, Dunlewey, Gaoth Dobhair and formerly of Ardsbeg, Gortahork.

Sadly missed by her loving husband Padraig, children, Louise, Martin, Pauric and Declan and their partners Domhnall, Sarah and Tom, sisters Mairead, Gráinne and Mary, brothers Sean, Eamonn and William, granddaughters Tara, Emer and Sophie and extended family.

Her remains are reposing at home. 

Funeral Mass in the Sacred Heart Church, Dunlewey on Saturday, January 2 at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Due to current restrictions, wake and funeral are strictly private to immediate family.

Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to the Irish Cancer Society.

Rosary on Friday and can be viewed on the Paróiste Ghaoth Dobhair facebook page at 9pm. 

Nuala's Funeral Mass can be viewed live on Kieran Roarty Funeral Director facebook page at 11am on Saturday.

 
Madge Gavin, née Connolly, Fintona, Tyrone, Monaghan Town, Kilkenny and Laghey

The death has occurred of Madge Gavin, née Connolly, Fintona, Tyrone, Monaghan Town,Graiguenamanagh Kilkenny and Laghey.

Beloved wife of the late Tom. Devoted mother to Marian Mullin, Geraldine McCarney, Tom, Liam, Martina Foy, Genevieve and Dermot; sister to Anna Fee and the late Pat, Maureen, Petie, Bernard, Helen, Johnny, Bridget and Eugene, sister-in-law to Marie and Maureen.

Madge's remains are reposing in her late residence, 107 Corbally Road, Stranisk, Fintona, BT78 2PB.

In light of the Coronavirus and in the interests of health and safety within the community, the house will be strictly private and the funeral service will be for family only.

Madge will leave her late residence at 10.15am on Saturday, January 2 for 11am Requiem Mass in St Lawrence’s Church Fintona followed by her burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Family flowers only donations in lieu to Marie Curie c/o McAtee Funeral Directors.

For those who wish to show a presence along the funeral route, Madge will travel along the Corbally Road, Tattymoyle Road and Lisdergan Road to arrive at 11am.  
 
 
Colm Boyle, Crove Upper, Carrick

The peaceful death of Colm Boyle, Crove Upper, Carrick has taken place at Donegal Community Hospital. 

Removal from his late residence on Saturday at 11.15am for Funeral Mass at 12 midday in St Cartha’s Church, Kilcar. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery.

In accordance with current restrictions, the house and funeral are private to family. 

Mass can be viewed via the parish webcam. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if desired,  to the Donegal Community Hospital Comfort Fund or Oncology Day Services Unit, C/o any family member

Willie Cunningham, East End, Bundoran

The peaceful death has taken place at Sligo University Hospital of Willie Cunningham, East End, Bundoran, late of Gannew, Glencolmcille.

He will be sadly missed by his heartbroken wife Kathleen, daughters, sons, brother Francie, sisters Ann, Ellen and Mairead, relatives, friends and neighbours.

Removal from his residence at East End, Bundoran on Saturday morning at 10.30am.

The cortege will travel along the Main Street, arriving at our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Bundoran for 11am funeral Mass. Interment afterwards in St. Ninnidh's Cemetery, Bundoran.  

Adhering to the current Level 5 restrictions, Willie's funeral Mass will be private to family. Enquiries to John Mulreany Funeral Services, Bundoran.

Brigid Farren, Pound Street, Carndonagh

The death has taken place of Brigid Farren, Pound Street, Carndonagh.

Remains are reposing at her late residence.

Funeral from there on Friday, January 1 at 10.30am going to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Carndonagh for Requiem Mass at 11am with interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

House is strictly private. Due to current guidelines, the funeral is private to family only.

John Dooher, Coneyburrow Road, Lifford

The death has occurred of John Dooher, Coneyburrow Road, Lifford. 

Beloved husband of Brenda, much-loved father of Dionne, Tara, Aaron and the late baby Jonathan; son of the late Margaret and Jim Dooher and brother of Charlie, Jim, Joe, David, Alan, Kathleen, Anne and the late Pat.

Funeral leaving his home on Saturday, January 2 at 12.20pm for Requiem Mass in St Patrick's Church, Murlog, Lifford at 1pm.

Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Deeply regretted by his sorrowing wife, son, daughters, brothers, sisters and family circle.

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://clonleighparish.com/webcam

John Campbell, Kingarrow, Fintown

The death has occurred of John Campbell, Kingarrow, Fintown. 

Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving wife Mary, son John, daughters Bernie (Brennan), Patricia (Walsh), Christine (Barron), Caroline, Mary (Callaghan) and Irene (McFadden) and his sister Máire, Glenswilly, daughter-in-law, sons-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, neighbours, relatives and friends.

Requiem Mass on Saturday, January 2 at 12 noon in St. Colmcille’s Chapel, Fintown with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.

Due to current guidelines, the house and funeral are strictly private to family only.

Rosemary Campbell, Burt

The death has taken place of Rosemary Campbell, Toulette, Burt.

Her funeral service will take place in St Angus Church, Burt on Friday, January 1 followed by burial in Burt cemetery.

Flowers welcome or donations if desired to RNLI, Lough Swilly Lifeboat Station, St Oran’s Road, Ardaravan, Buncrana.

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

 

If you have a death notice you wish to have included on Donegal Live, please e-mail: news@donegallive.ie

If you have a story or want to send a photo or video to us please contact the Donegal Live editorial team any time. To contact Donegal Democrat and Donegal People's Press, email editorial@donegaldemocrat.ie To contact Donegal Post, email editor@donegalpost.com To contact Inish Times, email editor@inishtimes.com.

More News

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.