Deaths in Donegal - Thursday morning, February 18
Deaths in Donegal - Thursday morning, February 18
The following deaths have taken place:
- Seamus Montgomery, Drumbigh, Mountcharles
- Susan (Susie) Kelly (née Logue), Ballynashallog Gardens, Kingsfort Park, Derry City, Derry/Dundoan, Downings
- Paul McGinley, College Green, Maynooth, Co Kildare and formerly of Faugher, Glencolmcille
- Cyril Mogan, Lower Glencoe, Mountcharles/Oranmore, Galway
- Marie Anderson, Glencross, Rathmullan
- Brigid McKenna, 4 Chestnut Grove, Lifford
- Margaret Hart (née Daly), Tinnock, Campile, Wexford/ Tyholland, Monaghan/Ballyshannon
- Deborah Purdoe, Earlsfort, Buncrana
- Patsy McLaughlin, Calhame, Letterkenny
- Batty Connell, Balleighan West, Greencastle
- Eva Coyle (née Gorman), Gortfad, Raphoe
- Dorothy Southern, formerly of Lancashire, England
- Annie Gillespie, London and Bunbeg
- Margaret O'Presco, Tawnagh, Donegal town
Seamus Montgomery, Drumbigh, Mountcharles
The death has taken place of Seamus Montgomery, peacefully in Glasgow on February 11, formerly of Drumbigh, Mountcharles.
His remains will repose at The Chapel of Rest, Anderson McGuire Funeral Directors, 15-17 Hamilton Street, Glasgow G42 0PL today, Thursday, February 18, from 1pm to 4pm.
The funeral cortège will arrive at 95 Boyd Street tomorrow, Friday, February 19 at 9.00am and proceed at walking pace to Holy Cross Church, Crosshill arriving for a private family Funeral Mass at 9.30am.
For those unable to attend due to the current restrictions Seamus’ Mass can be viewed by logging into : http://www.westreamitfunerals.co.uk/montgomerys
His remains will be repatriated to the family home in Mountcharles tomorrow, Friday evening. Removal on Saturday afternoon from the family home in Drumbigh, Mountcharles to the Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Frosses for 1pm Funeral Mass with interment in the adjoining cemetery afterwards.
Seamus will be sadly missed and remembered with love by his wife Brid, sons Patrick, James and Paul, daughters Lorraine & Marion, son and daughters-in-law Derek, Bernie, Sally and Elana, sisters Lizzy (USA) and Marie (Mountcharles), grandchildren Mark, Sara, Orla, Donna, Ciaran, Conor, Ciara and Ksenia, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces and extended family, neighbours and friends.
In accordance with the HSE and Government guidelines the wake, funeral and internment is strictly private to immediate family only with a maximum of ten people permitted. You can leave personal message of condolence below or John McGowan Funeral Director Facebook page.
The Funeral Mass will be streamed live at
The family wish to thank you for your understanding at this difficult time.
Susan (Susie) Kelly (née Logue), Ballynashallog Gardens, Kingsfort Park, Derry City, Derry /Dundoan, Downings
The death has occurred of Susan (Susie) Kelly (née Logue), Ballynashallog Gardens, Kingsfort Park, Derry City, Derry /Dundoan, Downings
Beloved wife of Seamus, loving mother of Margaret, Owen, Sean, Ciaran, Mark and Eddie, much loved grandmother of Rose, Tom, Emer, Darcy, Ronan, Oran and Ella and a very dear mother-in-law and sister.
House private please and funeral restricted to family only due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
Requiem Mass can be viewed live via the church website https://www.churchservices.tv/pennyburn.
Paul McGinley, College Green, Maynooth, Co Kildare and formerly of Faugher, Glencolmcille
The death has taken place of Paul McGinley, College Green, Maynooth, Co Kildare and formerly of Faugher, Glencolmcille.
Remains will arrive at St Columba’s Church, Cashel, Glencolmcille tomorrow, Friday evening, February 19, at 7pm.
Funeral Mass on Saturday, February 20, at 1pm with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
In compliance with HSE guidelines and Government directives, the removal and Funeral Mass are strictly private and limited to ten people.
Cyril Mogan, Lower Glencoe, Mountcharles/Oranmore, Galway
The death has occurred of Cyril Mogan, Lower Glencoe, Mountcharles and formerly of Station Road, Oranmore, Co Galway. He passed away peacefully at Sligo University Hospital on Tuesday.
Predeceased by his daughter Ann, he will be sadly missed by his wife Rosaleen, his children Cindy, Cecil, Noelle, Mick, Peter and James, his brother Joe and his wife Alice and their family in New Jersey, daughters-in-law Treasa, Geraldine, Siobhán and Clare, sons-in-law Pat Gallagher and Patrick Mulhern, his 23 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, his many nieces and nephews and a large circle of relatives, neighbours and friends.
In accordance with HSE and Government guidelines the funeral and burial is private to immediate family only.
The Mogan family would like to thank you all for your kind support and your understanding at this difficult time. Funeral arrangements later.
Marie Anderson, Glencross, Rathmullan
The peaceful death has taken place at her home in her 102nd year of Marie Anderson, Glencross, Rathmullan.
Funeral service tomorrow, Friday, February 19, at 2pm in Rathmullan Presbyterian Church with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Due to HSE and Government guidelines, wake funeral and interment are private to family only with a maximum of ten people permitted.
Funeral service can be viewed on Patrick Sweeney Funeral Director’s Facebook Page.
Family flowers only. Donations if desired to Rathmullan Presbyterian Church c/o any family member.
Brigid McKenna,4 Chestnut Grove, Lifford
The death took place on Wednesday, February 17 at Archview Lodge, Letterkenny of Brigid McKenna, 4 Chestnut Grove, Coneyburrow Road, Lifford.
Dearly loved daughter of the late John and Brigid McKenna and much loved sister of the late Peter, Maureen and Pat.
Deeply regretted by her sorrowing nieces, nephews and family circle.
In accordance with current restrictions (re: Coronavirus)
the house and funeral will be private to family only please.
The Requiem Mass can be viewed live via the parish webcam
tomorrow, Friday, February 19 at 11 am at: http://clonleighparish.com/webcam
Margaret Hart (née Daly), Tinnock, Campile, Wexford/ Tyholland, Monaghan/Ballyshannon
The death has occurred of Margaret Hart (née Daly), Tinnock, Campile, Wexford/Tyholland, Monaghan /Ballyshannon
In her 97th year, at the residence of her daughter Mary and son-in-law Joe (McMahon), Crumlin, Silverstream, Monaghan.
Predeceased by her husband Michael and infant son Matthew. Deeply regretted by her loved and loving children Mary and Michael, her sister Ada (Wall), sister-in-law Mary (Daly), her son-in-law Joe and grandsons Matthew and his wife Kathryn and Colm and his partner Riona, great-grandson Matthew Joseph, also her nephew Conor (Patton) who spent the first year of his life in Tinnock.
She will also be missed by her much loved and extended family of nieces, nephews, neighbours, friends and carers.
Due to current Government restrictions a family funeral will take place in Horeswood Church tomorrow, Friday, February 19, at 12 noon, with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.
The Funeral Mass can be viewed on the following link:
Deborah Purdoe, Earlsfort, Buncrana
The death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital of Deborah Purdoe, Earlsfort, Buncrana.
Her remains are reposing at Porter’s Funeral Home, Buncrana.
Funeral Mass tomorrow, Friday morning, February 19 at 11am. in St Mary’s Oratory, Buncrana followed by cremation in Lakelands Crematorium Cavan at 4.30pm.
Due to HSE and Government guidelines, house funeral and cremation strictly private to family only with a maximum of ten people.
Patsy McLaughlin, Calhame, Letterkenny
The death has taken place of Patsy McLaughlin; Calhame, Letterkenny.
Deeply regretted by his loving wife Frances, family Drew, Ann, Kevin, Helen and Carmel, sons-in-law, daughters in law, grandchildren, great-grandchild, brother Josie, sister Sadie, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Remains will repose at his home.
Requiem Mass tomorrow, Friday, February 19 in St Eunan’s Cathedral, Letterkenny at 11am. It an be viewed on Church Services TV on the following link: https://www.churchservices.tv/letterkenny
Burial afterwards in Leck Cemetery.
Due to HSE and Government guidelines, wake funeral and burial are private to family only with a maximum of ten people permitted.
Requiem Mass can be viewed on www.churchservices.tv/letterkenny
Batty Connell, Balleighan West, Greencastle
The death has taken place of Batty Connell; Balleighan West, Greencastle.
Funeral arrangements to be confirmed later.
Due to HSE and Government guidelines, wake and burial are private to family only with a maximum of ten people permitted.
Eva Coyle (née Gorman), Gortfad, Raphoe
The death has occurred of Eva Coyle, (nèe Gorman), Gortfad, Raphoe (formerly of Ferefad, Longford). Eva will be lovingly missed by her adoring husband Paddy-Joe, sons and daughters Edward (Raphoe), Marie (Hickey, Mullingar), John (London), Evelyn (Coyle, Mullingar), daughters-in-law and sons-in-law, Samantha, Pat, Dawn and Declan, sister Pauline Bannon (Dublin) and her grandchildren Ciàra, Niamh, Fiona, Gràinne, Emma, Èamon, Ultàn, Àine and her extended family and friends from her nursing life, her time as Sister Mary de Lourdes with the Sisters of Mercy and Irish Country Woman's Association.
Funeral leaving Eva's late residence today, Thursday afternoon, February 18, going to St Eunan's Church, Raphoe for 2pm Requiem Mass which can be viewed on www.parishofraphoe.com with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Arrangements are in compliance with HSE advice and Government regulations. The family thank you for your co-operation at this difficult time.
Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to the Arthritis Association of Ireland c/o Kelly's Funeral Directors, Oakfield, Raphoe.
Dorothy Southern, formerly of Lancashire, England
The death has occurred at The Lodge, Hillcrest Nursing Home, Letterkenny of Dorothy Southern, formerly of Lancashire, England.
Private cremation will take place in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan and remembrance/celebration of life service will take place at a later date in Lancashire, England where she will be laid to rest with her beloved husband, Fred.
No donations please. Family request to just pause and give thought and thanks to all the healthcare and essential workers at this time.
Enquiries to Paschal Blake, Funeral Director, Letterkenny.
Annie Gillespie, London and Bunbeg
The death has taken place at her home in London of Annie Gillespie (née Sweeney), formerly of Bunbeg, Gweedore. Sadly missed by her loving husband Joseph, daughter Margaret, sons Hugh and Gerald, sisters; Nora, Mary, Tess and Margaret, brother Joe, son-in-law Gary, daughters-in-law; Barbara and Michele, grandchildren Louise, Rachel and Ryan, great-grandchildren Sienna, Jaxon and Elise and extended family and friends.
Her remains will repose at the family home in Bunbeg from today, Thursday, February 18.
The Rosary for the happy repose of Annie's soul can be viewed on Paróiste Ghaoth Dobhair Facebook page this Thursday evening at 7.30pm.
Funeral Mass in St Mary's Church, Derrybeg tomorrow, Friday, February 19, at 11am. The funeral cortège will leave her home in Bunbeg after Mass to Magheragallon Cemetery for burial. Her funeral Mass can be viewed live on the Kieran Roarty Funeral Director Facebook page.
Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to St Joseph's Hospice, Hackney, London c/o any family member. Due to Level 5 restrictions, wake and funeral are private to family only.
Margaret O'Presco, Tawnagh, Donegal town
The death has taken of Margaret O’Presco of Tawnagh, Donegal town. She will be dearly remembered by her daughter Clare and Natalie, grandchildren Eloise, Pablo and Millie and her son in law Phil.
Private cremation will take place at Lakeland Crematorium, Cavan.
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