Deaths in Donegal - Tuesday evening, March 12

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

Tim Cronin, Carrick

Maryann Coyle (Mamie); Tangavane, Glenties

Thomas Gallagher, Magherard, Malin Head

- Thomas Hegarty, Glencolmcille

- Michael O’ Gara, Towney, Kilcar

- Grace Gilliland, East End, Bundoran

Tim Cronin, Carrick

The death has taken place of Tim Cronin, Carrick at Letterkenny University Hospital.

Removal on Wednesday evening, leaving the Eternal Light Chapel of Rest, Mountain Top, Letterkenny at 3.50 pm arriving to St Columba’s Church in Carrick at 6 p.m. Funeral mass on Thursday morning at 11 am. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery.

Maryann Coyle (Mamie); Tangavane, Glenties

The death has taken place of Maryann Coyle (Mamie); Tangavane, Glenties.

Her remains will repose at her home from 6pm today, Tuesday.
Requiem Mass at 12noon on Thursday in the Church of the Holy Family, Edeninfagh with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Rosary both nights at 9pm.

Family flowers only please. Donations in Lieu if desired to the Oncology Daycare Centre, Letterkenny University Hospital c/o any family member

Thomas Gallagher, Magherard, Malin Head

The death has taken place at his home of Thomas Gallagher, Magherard, Malin Head.

Reposing at his late residence.

Funeral from his home on Thursday at 10.15am for 11am requiem Mass in St Mary’s Church, Lagg, Malin followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery.

Family time please from 11pm to 10am.

Family flowers only.

All enquiries to Liam Collins Funeral Director.

Thomas Hegarty, Glencolmcille

The peaceful death has taken place of Thomas Hegarty, 6 Ascal Mhuire, Glencolmcille, after a short illness.

Reposing at his sister Rosemary’s house in Malinmore (the old school). Funeral on Wednesday morning in St Columba’s Church, Cashel, Glencolmcille at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. Family time from 10pm to 10am and on the morning of the funeral.

Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to Cancer Research to Michael Byrne, Undertaker or any family member.

Michael O’ Gara, Towney, Kilcar

The death has taken place of Michael O’ Gara, Towney, Kilcar. Removal from the Eternal Light Chapel of Rest, Mountain Top, Letterkenny today at 4pm to arrive at his home at 6pm. Remains reposing at his home.

Removal from his home on Wednesday at 11.30am for funeral Mass in St Cartha’s Church, Kilcar at 12noon.

Family time from 11pm to 11am both nights. Interment afterwards in Kilcar Cemetery. 

Grace Gilliland, East End, Bundoran

The death has occurred of Grace Gilliland, East End, Bundoran, Co Donegal,  Peacefully at home, aged 23 years. Daughter of Neil and Olga. Reposing at family home today Monday from 12pm to 9pm, and tomorrow Tuesday from 10am to 9pm.

House strictly private at all other times and on the morning of the funeral please. Removal on Wednesday morning to arrive at the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am, and afterwards to Lakelands Crematorium, Dublin Rd, Cavan for Cremation Service at 3pm. All welcome.  Family flowers only please and donations in lieu if so desired to St. Agnes Day Centre, Donegal Town, care of Conlan and Breslin Funeral Directors or by donation box at family home or Church.

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