29 Jun 2022

Deaths in Donegal - Thursday morning, May 26, 2022

Death notices for Donegal for Tuesday, May 2nd

Death notices for Donegal on Thursday morning

The following deaths have taken place:

Pat Boyle, Mountcharles

Barney O'Reilly, Lettterkenny

Paul Brennan, Letterkenny

Frances McGinley, Milford

- Celia Feeley, Glengad

Bridie Barr, Burnfoot / Dunree

- Myles McFadden, Falcarragh

- Hugh Brogan, Stranorlar

Philomena Frize, Churchill

Alexander G Flood, Bundoran

Pat Boyle, Mountcharles

The death has occurred of Pat Boyle, Drimgorman - Barr, Mountcharles.

Funeral arrangements to be announced later

Barney O'Reilly, Lettterkenny

The death has occurred peacefully at the Donegal Hospice, of Bernard (Barney) O'Reilly, Old Brook Court, Leck, Letterkenny, Donegal, F92 FD1H and formerly of Steelaun, Carrowmore-Lacken, Killala, Co Mayo.

Beloved husband of Carmel, father of Aisling, grandfather of Ella, and father-in-law of Luke. Mourned by his nephews, nieces, extended family, neighbours, relatives and friends.

His remains are reposing at home in Old Brook Court, Leck, Letterkenny, on Thursday from 2pm to 9pm. Family time please from 9pm to 11am and house private morning of the funeral.

Removal on Friday at 12.10pm to St Eunan's Cathedral for Requiem Mass at 1pm, followed by burial in New Leck Cemetery. The funeral Mass can be viewed on St Eunans Cathedral Webcam Link

Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired to Donegal Hospice c/o Con Mc Daid, Funeral Director or any family member.

Paul Brennan, Letterkenny

The sudden death has occurred of Paul Brennan, 7 Sprackburn Drive, Letterkenny.

Predeceased by his Father Michael. Sadly missed by his mum Bernie, sister Michelle, brother Barry, grandfather James, brothers-in-law, nephew and nieces. Fondly remembered by extended family members and a wide circle of friends.

His remains are reposing at his mother's residence High Road, Letterkenny.

Funeral from there on Friday morning for Mass at 11am in St Eunan's Cathedral followed by private cremation in Lakelands Crematorium, Co. Cavan.

Funeral Mass can be viewed on

Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to The Rainbow Project, Derry care of any family member.

Frances McGinley, Milford

The death has occurred of Frances McGinley, Moylehill, Milford, peacefully at Donegal Hospice surrounded by her loving family.

Deeply regretted by her loving husband Gerald, daughters Lorraine and Veronica, sons Paul, Ciaran and Gerald, son-in-law Darren, daughter-in-law Shauna, partners Shane, Ceara and Fiona, grandchildren Nicole, Dylan, Kerrie, Cormac, Chloe, Clodagh, Robyn, Ryan and Cylah, great-grandchildren Maisie and Ella, brothers Sean, Michael, Pat, Des, Joe and Gerard, sisters Philomena and Pauline, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Predeceased by her grandson Ricky, sister Rose and brother Eugene (Tootsie).

Her remains reposing at her home with Rosary at 9pm. Family time from 11pm to 10am and on the morning of the funeral.

Requiem Mass on Friday at 11am in St Peter’s Church, Milford with burial afterwards in Tully Cemetery.

Funeral mass can be viewed on Church Services TV St Peter’s Church, Milford on the following link:

Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to Donegal Hospice, c/o any family member.

Celia Feeley, Glengad

The death has occurred of Celia Feeley (nee Crossan), Wetherby, West Yorkshire and formerly Glengad, Malin, peacefully at home after a short illness.

Proud and loving mother of Gerard (Ged) and mother in law to Joanne. Her unwavering devotion to her three grandsons Tom, Harry and Freddie will be forever remembered. Deeply missed by her heartbroken sisters, Mary, Sadie, Evelyn, Frances, Bernie, Kathleen, Doreen and her loyal, to the end brother Brian.

Her remains will repose where you may pay your respects from 6pm to 8pm on Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at Liam Collins Funeral Premises, No. 1, Dunailainn, Culdaff, F93 HE03.

Removal will take place on Thursday June 2 to the Sacred Heart Church, Carndonagh, for a private family/extended family funeral mass at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Mass can be viewed live on

Family flowers only, or if desired, donations to St Gemma's Hospice, Moortown, Leeds c/o any family member.

Bridie Barr, Burnfoot / Dunree

The death has occurred at Buncrana Community Hospital of Bridie Barr née Brennan, Avondale House, Burnfoot and formerly from Dunree.

Predeceased by her husband Jack and son Michael. Much-loved mother of Patrick, Eileen, Kathleen King, John, Jim and Deirdre.

Her remains are reposing at her home. Family time please from 11pm to 12 noon.

Removal on Thursday at 1.15pm to St Mura’s Church, Fahan for Requiem Mass at 2pm followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Requiem Mass can be viewed on

Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to Buncrana Community Hospital Patient’s Comfort Fund c/o any family member or Murphy Funeral Directors.

Myles McFadden, Falcarragh

The sudden death has taken place at his home of Myles McFadden, Killult, Falcarragh.

Predeceased by his parents. Survived by his sisters Sally, Una, Kathleen, Veronica and Mairead, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews and a large circle of family and friends. 

Remains reposing at his late residence in Killult.

Funeral from there on Thursday for 11am Requiem Mass in Christ the King Church, Gortahork with burial afterwards in Falcarragh Cemetery. Rosary both nights at 9pm.

The funeral Mass can be viewed live on:

Hugh Brogan, Stranorlar

The sudden death has occurred at his late residence of Hugh Brogan, 10 Drumboe Lower, Stranorlar.

Beloved husband of Mary, much loved father to Anne Marie, Catherine, Helen, and Emer, cherished brother of Margaret, (Donegal Town), Ancy (Letterkenny) and the late Drew, Bridgeen, and Marie.

Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his wife, daughters, sisters, sister-in-law Margaret, nephews, nieces, grandchildren, extended family, neighbours and friends.

His remains are reposing at his home.

Funeral leaving his home on Thursday at 10.30am for Requiem Mass in the Church of Mary Immaculate, Stranorlar at
11am with interment afterwards in Drumboe Cemetery.

Requiem Mass will be streamed live via the Parish Webcam at

Philomena Frize, Churchill

The sudden death has taken place in Sydney, Australia of Philomena Frize, formerly Prucklish, Churchill.

Predeceased by parents Jim and Annie Frize. Fondly remembered by partner Lesley. Deeply regretted by brothers Thomas (Drumkeen), James (Trenagh), Noel (Derora), Liam (Boston) Terry (Derora), sisters Marie (London) Kathleen (Derora), Anne (Prucklish), Joan (Letterkenny) and Claire (Prucklish). Always remembered by her extended family members, brothers and sisters in-law, nieces, nephews, neighbours and friends.

Memorial service to celebrate the life of Philomena Frize will be held on Saturday at 11am in St Columba's Church, Glenswilly. Funeral Mass can be viewed on

Alexander G Flood, Bundoran

The death has occurred of Alexander G Flood, Church Road, Bundoran.

He died Sunday, January 2, 2022, in Arizona, USA while visiting family.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Margaret (Peggy), survived by his children, Pacelli (Wicklow), Kevin (Thailand), Raphael (Sweden), Enda (Kansas) and Catherine (Arizona), his daughter-in-law Prafulla and son-in-law Tom, four grandchildren Conor, Pearse, Kiera and Colin, sister Alice (Antrim) and brother Patrick (Galway), nieces and nephews.

He died as he lived life, traveling the world and being with family for the holidays.

Remembrance Mass was celebrated in Bundoran, Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea on Monday, January 3. A Church service was held in Chandler, AZ at Valley of the Sun Funeral Home Wednesday, January 5.

A Funeral Mass will be held at 11am on Thursday, May 26 at Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Church Road, Bundoran.

Donations in his memory, if desired, can be made to the St Vincent De Paul. 

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