Deaths in Donegal - Monday morning, October 28

Deaths in Donegal -  Monday morning, October 28

Deaths in Donegal

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

- Paddy Hanlon, Maas, Glenties

- Kathleen Porter, (née Sheerin) 19 Innisfree Gardens, Strabane, and formerly of Burt

- Wilma McQuaid, Ballyconnell, Falcarragh

- Anna Buchanan, High Cairn, Ramelton

- Thomas Gallagher, 6 Ash Meadows, Drumboe, Stranorlar, and formerly Oldtown, Letterkenny

- Eileen Martin, No. 2, Rathneeney West, Laghey

- Bridie McMenamin (née Bonner) 28 Ballyduff Park, Lifford

- Dr Pauline Gallagher (McIvor) Dromahair, Leitrim/Donegal/Sligo

- Charles McCauley, Carrowkeel, Quigleys Point

- Joe Langan, formerly of Stranarvara, Cloghan

- Phyllis Wray, Rathneeny, Laghey

Paddy Hanlon Maas, Glenties

The death has taken place at the Donegal Hospice of Paddy Hanlon, Maas, Glenties.

His remains will be reposing at his residence F94DNX9.

Funeral from there tomorrow, Tuesday afternoon at 1.30pm to St Conal's Parish Church Portnoo, for 2pm funeral service with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Family time from 11pm to 11am.

Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to the Donegal Hospice c/o any family member.

Kathleen Porter, (née Sheerin), 19 Innisfree Gardens, Strabane, and formerly of Burt

The death took place at the Foyle Hospice on October 26, of Kathleen Porter, (née Sheerin), 19 Innisfree Gardens, Strabane and formerly of Burt.

Funeral leaving her home today, Monday, October 28, at 12.30pm for Requiem Mass in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Strabane at 1pm.

Interment afterwards in Strabane Cemetery.

Donations in lieu of flowers please to the Foyle Hospice c/o Quigley Funeral Directors, 1A Newtown Place, Strabane.

Family time please from 11pm to 11am.

Wilma McQuaid, Ballyconnell, Falcarragh

The death has occurred in Donegal Hospice of Wilma McQuaid, Ballyconnell, Falcarragh.

Her remains will repose at her late residence with Rosary tonight at 9 o’clock.

Family time after rosary until 10am and also on the morning of the funeral.

Funeral from there tomorrow, Tuesday, for 11 o’clock mass in St. Fionan’s Church with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Donegal hospice c/o Sweeney funeral directors.


Anna Buchanan, High Cairn, Ramelton

The death has taken place in Letterkenny University Hospital of Anna Buchanan, High Cairn, Ramelton.

Remains reposing at her home.

Funeral service in her home tomorrow, Tuesday at 2pm with burial afterwards in Bank Cemetery, Ramelton.

Family time from 11pm to 11am.


Thomas Gallagher, 6 Ash Meadows, Drumboe, Stranorlar, and formerly Oldtown, Letterkenny

The sudden death has occurred at Letterkenny University Hospital of Thomas Gallagher, 6 Ash Meadows, Drumboe, Stranorlar, and formerly Oldtown, Letterkenny.

Remains will be reposing at his late residence tomorrow, Tuesday, October 29, from 6pm.

Funeral leaving his home on Thursday, October 31, at 10.30am, for Requiem Mass in the Church of Mary Immaculate, Stranorlar at 11am. Interment afterwards in Drumboe Cemetery.

Family time from 10pm to 11am and on the morning of the funeral.

The house is private please until 6pm on Tuesday, October 29.

Eileen Martin, No. 2, Rathneeney West, Laghey

The death has occurred of Eileen Martin, No. 2, Rathneeney West, Laghey. Remains reposing at her late residence.

Funeral Mass in St. Bridget’s Church, Ballintra at 11am, today, Monday, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Family flowers only please, donations to the MS Society of Ireland, c/o Charlie McClafferty Funeral Director.

Bridie McMenamin (née Bonner) 28 Ballyduff Park, Lifford

The death has taken place at Lifford Hospital of Bridie McMenamin, (née Bonner), 28 Ballyduff Park, Lifford.

Reposing at her home.

Funeral leaving her home today, Monday, October 28, at 10.15am for Requiem Mass in St. Patrick’s Church, Murlog at 11am.

Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Donations in lieu of flowers please to The Friends of Lifford Hospital c/o Quigley Funeral Directors, 1A Newtown Place, Strabane.

Family time please from 11pm to 11am.

Dr Pauline Gallagher (McIvor) Dromahair and formerly Donegal

The death has occurred at Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, of Dr Pauline Gallagher, (McIvor), Dromahair, Leitrim and formerly of Donegal.

Requiem Mass will take place today, Monday, at 11.30am, with funeral proceeding to Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan, afterwards, arriving at 3.30pm.

House private, please. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to Sligo Cancer Society, care of the Foley and McGowan Funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo.


Charles McCauley, Carrowkeel, Quigleys Point

The death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital of Charles McCauley, Carrowkeel, Quigleys Point.

Remains reposing at his late residence.

Funeral from there today, Monday at 10.30am for 11 o’clock Requiem Mass in St Columba’s Church, Drung, Quigleys Point, followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard.

Family time please from 11pm until 11am.


Joe Langan, formerly of Stranarvara, Cloghan

The death has taken place in London of Joe Langan, formerly of Stranarvara, Cloghan.

Funeral Mass today, Monday, October 28, at 11am in St Colmcille’s Chapel, Fintown.

Burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.

Rosary both nights at 9pm.


Phyllis Wray, Rathneeny, Laghey

Funeral service in Rathneeny Presbyterian Church at 2pm today, Monday, October 28, followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard.

Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if so desired, to the Alzheimer Society of Ireland, Donegal Branch, care of George Irwin, Funeral Director, or any family member.

House private please.

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