Deaths in Donegal - Tuesday morning, July 24, 2018

Deaths in Donegal - Tuesday morning, July 24, 2018

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

- Tommie Wright, Glasgow and formerly of Hightown, Hightown

- Majella McBride, Ballyshannon

- Kathleen McEleney (Katie), Mindoran, Clonmany

- Maggie Keeney, Kilraine, Glenties

- Jackie McAteer, Kerrykeel

- William Donaldson, Ballyshannon

- Brian McNally, Letterkenny

Tommie Wright, Glasgow and formerly of Hightown, Hightown

The peaceful death has taken place on July 19 of Tommie Wright, Glasgow and formerly of Hightown,Fintown. 

His remains will be received to St. Paul's Chapel, Miltown off Campsie, Glasgow on Friday, July 27 with Funeral Mass on Saturday, July 28 at 10am.

Majella McBride, Ballyshannon

The death has taken place of Majella McBride, 40, St Benildus Avenue, Ballyshannon. Reposing at her late residence on Tuesday from 12 noon to 10pm. Remains going to St Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon on Wednesday for 12pm funeral mass with burial afterwards in St Mary's Cemetery, Cashlehard, Ballyshannon. House private on the morning of the funeral. Family flowers only, donations if desired please to Northwest Hospice, c/o John or Darren McGee or any family member.

Kathleen McEleney (Katie), Mindoran, Clonmany

The death has taken place of Kathleen McEleney, (Katie) Mindoran, Clonmany.

Funeral arrangements to be confirmed later.

Maggie Keeney, Tullyhoniver, Kilraine, Glenties

The death has occurred at her home in her 101st year of Maggie Keeney, Tullyhoniver, Kilraine, Glenties.

Removal on Tuesday morning at 10.30am to St. Connell’s Church, Glenties for Requiem Mass at 11am with burial afterwards in the local cemetery.

Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Glenties Day Care Centre c/o James McGuinness and Sons Funeral Directors.

Jackie McAteer, Carland, Kerrykeel

The death has taken place of Jackie McAteer, Carland, Kerrykeel.

Remains are reposing at his late residence.

Removal from his home at 10.20am on Wednesday for 11am Requiem Mass in St. Columba’s Church, Massmount followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery.

Family time please from 10.30pm to 11am.

Enquiries to McElwee Funeral Directors.

William Donaldson, late of Cloghore, Ballyshannon 

The death has occurred at the Sheil Hospital, Ballyshannon of William Donaldson, Cloghore, Ballyshannon.

Reposing at the Sheil Hospital Mortuary on Tuesday from 12.30pm with removal at 1.30pm to arrive at Belleek Parish Church of Ireland, County Fermanagh for 2pm Funeral Service. 

Service of Internment in the adjoining graveyard. Family Flowers Only. Donations in lieu if so desired to Ozmund House, Bundoran or The Sheil Hospital Patients Comfort Fund c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon or any family member.

All enquiries can be made to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087 2485819.

Brian McNally, Pinewood Lawn, Dungarvan, Waterford and Letterkenny 

The death has occurred of Brian McNally, Pinewood Lawn, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford and formerly of Letterkenny.

At Brian’s request his body will be donated to Medical Science. 

Memorial Mass in celebration of his life will be offered in St. Mary’s Parish Church, Dungarvan on Thursday, July 26 at 11am.

Family time from 11pm until 10am and on the morning of the Funeral. 

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