The remains which washed up at Bundoran on Tuesday, April 15 have been identified as those of John Stenson from Castlebar, Co. Mayo.
The 58-year old went missing while walking on Salthill Promenade on March 24th.
His family thanked all those who helped in the search for him.
Meanwhile, gardaí believe that they have identified the remains which were found today near the West End Cliff Walk in Bundoran.
They are awaiting formal confirmation of this and are not yet releasing the name of the man.
He is thought to be in his 50s and from Northern Ireland, with a holiday home in the sea side resort.
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 email@example.com To contact Donegal Post, email firstname.lastname@example.org To contact Inish Times, email email@example.com.
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
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.