Deaths in Donegal - Sunday evening, March 7

Deaths in Donegal, Sunday evening, December 1

The following deaths have taken place:

- Frank (Phil) Roussin, Gweedore

- Billy Farren (Willie), Glentoskert, Glengad, Malin

- Willie McCleary, Milford

- John Rua Gallagher, Dungloe

- Annie Tinney Ballindrait, Lifford

- George (Geordie) Mc Monagle, Demesne, Castlefinn

- Teresa Harrington (née Mooney) Carndonagh

Frank (Phil) Roussin, Gweedore

The peaceful death has taken place at his home of Frank (Phil) Roussin, Strand Road, Magheragallon, Gweedore. Predeceased by his wife Nellie Tim Boyle. Sadly missed by his daughter Joyce, sons; Brian, Jimmy and Michael, sisters; Denise & Elizabeth, brother William, daughters-in-law Marie & Denise, grandchildren Collette, Caroline, Anthony, Mark, Michelle, Nicola, Jeff, Finn and Máire-Ellen and extended family.

His remains are reposing at his late residence. Funeral Mass in St. Mary's Church, Derrybeg on Tuesday, March 9 at 11am with burial afterwards in Magheragallon cemetery.

Due to current Level 5 restrictions, wake, funeral and burial are private to immediate family only. 

Rosary for the happy repose of Phil's soul can be viewed  on Sunday night and Monday night on the Paróiste Ghaoth Dobhair Facebook page at 7.30pm.

Funeral Mass can be viewed live on Kieran Roarty Funeral Director Facebook page on Tuesday, March 9 at 11am.

Billy Farren (Willie), Glengad 

The death has taken place at Carndonagh Community Hospital of Billy Farren (Willie), Glentoskert, Glengad, Malin.

Funeral from his home on Tuesday, March  9 at 10:15 am for 11am requiem Mass in St Patrick’s Church, Aughaclay.

Followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard.

Family flowers only please or if desired, donations in lieu to the Carndonagh Community Hospital Hospice Funds c/o any family member.

In compliance with current HSE and Government restrictions, the House and Funeral will be Strictly Private to the immediate family only please, with a maximum of ten people permitted.

Willie McCleary, Milford

The death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital of Willie McCleary, Urbalshinney, Milford. Dearly loved husband of Margaret and loving father of Ann Marie and Eddie. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing wife, son, daughter, sister Noreen, daughter-in-law,brother-in-law, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, sisters-in-law, relatives and friends.

Reposing at his home. Requiem Mass in St Peters Church, Milford at 1pm on Tuesday, March 9 followed by interment in Milford Cemetery.

In accordance with current Government guidelines the wake and funeral are private to family only with a limit of 10 people permitted in the Church.

The Requiem Mass will be live-streamed from St. Peter's Church, Milford on

John Rua Gallagher, Dungloe

The death has taken place in the Donegal Hospice of John Rua Gallagher, Quay Road, Dungloe.

His remains will be reposing at his own home on Sunday, March 7 from 2pm.

Funeral mass on Monday at 11am in St Crona’s Church, Dungloe with interment afterwards in the local cemetery.

In compliance with current HSE and Government restrictions, the House and Funeral will be Strictly Private to the immediate family only please, with a maximum of ten people permitted.

Annie Tinney Ballindrait, Lifford

The death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital of Annie Tinney (née Mc Cullagh) Ballindrait, Lifford. 

Beloved wife of Michael, much-loved mother of Sonia, Donna and Tanya, dearly loved grandmother of Alex, Fiónn and Fiádh mother-in-law of Brendan and sister of Johnny, Mary, Alice, Christy and the late Paddy, Eamonn and Hugh.

Deeply regretted by her sorrowing husband, daughters, grandchildren, son-in-law, brothers, sisters and family circle.

In accordance with current restrictions the house and funeral will be private to family only please.

Annie’s Requiem Mass can be viewed live via the Parish Webcam on Monday at 11a.m

George (Geordie) Mc Monagle, Demesne, Castlefinn

The death has taken place at St Joseph's Community Hospital of George (Geordie) Mc Monagle, Demesne, Castlefinn. Beloved husband of the late Rose and much-loved father of Georgie, Marian, Jaqueline and Michelle, cherished brother of May and the late Eamon, Daily, Seamus, John Danny and Eddie. Deeply regretted and very sadly missed by his son, daughters, sister, grandchildren, extended family, neighbours and friends.

Funeral leaving his late residence on Monday, March 8 at 10.30am for Requiem Mass in St Mary's Church, Castlefinn at 11am. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. The Requiem Mass will be streamed live via the Facebook page at

Donations in lieu of flowers, if so desired, to the Patients Comfort Fund, Woodville Ward, St.Joseph's Community Hospital, care of any family member.

In compliance with current HSE and Government restrictions,the house, funeral and burial will be strictly private to the immediate family only, please, with a maximum of ten people permitted.

Teresa Harrington (née Mooney) Carndonagh

The death has taken place in London of Teresa Harrington (née Mooney), Carndonagh and Kenmare, Kerry.
Formerly of The Hollybush, Pound St Carndonagh. Beloved wife of Timothy (The Leap, Bonane, Kenmare), loving mother of Charlotte and Frances, adoring grandmother of Evelyn, Ryan and Úna-Marie. Predeceased by her brother Denis. Sadly missed by her loving husband, daughters, grandchildren, sons-in-laws Patrick and Stephen, brother Noel, sisters Margarita, Ann-Rita, Helen and Mary, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and many friends.

A private family funeral will take place for Teresa with Requiem Mass on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 11am in St. Monica's Church, Palmers Green, London N13 4DJ which will be live-streamed on followed by interment at Trent Park Cemetery, Cockfosters, London EN4 0DZ.

Strict UK Covid restrictions will apply; church and funeral attendance is limited to 30 people and social distancing is required.

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