Deaths in Donegal - Wednesday evening, January 8

Deaths in Donegal - Wednesday evening, January 8

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The following deaths have taken place:

- Bridie Moss, Aughnahoo, Pettigo

- Claire Ruane O’ Donnell, née O Hart, Tullan Strand Road, Bundoran

- Angela McBrearty, Grahney, Fintra Road, Killybegs

- Kathleen Purtill, née McKeevor, No. 1 Oatfield Terrace, Letterkenny

- Rev. Stewart Mc Mahon, Roadside House, Gortnaskeagh, Kilmacrennan

- William McDermott, Grange

- Mary McGill, Cashel, Ardara

- John Doherty, Clogher, Carrick

- John C. Harrison of Greenfort, Sligo

- The Right Rev. James (Jim) Mehaffey

- Sarah Dorothy Fair, Fahan

- Betty Harris, née Toland, Kilmacrennan Road, Milford

Bridie Moss, Aughnahoo, Pettigo

The death has taken place of Bridie Moss, Aughnahoo, Pettigo.

The remains will be reposing at her late residence on Thursday from 12noon to 9pm.

Removal on Friday morning at 10.30am to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Pettigo for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Family time please on morning of the funeral.

Claire Ruane O’ Donnell, née O Hart, Tullan Strand Road, Bundoran

The death has taken place of Claire Ruane O’ Donnell, née O Hart, Tullan Strand Road, Bundoran. 

Reposing at her late residence on Tullan Strand Road on Thursday from 3pm until 10pm. 

Removal on Friday to the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran, arriving for Requiem Mass at 11am.  Burial in St Ninnidh’s Cemetery, Bundoran.

Donations in lieu of flowers to the Friends of St Luke’s Hospital, Rathgar or Conlan and Breslin Funeral Directors, Bundoran, tel. 087 967 0448.

Angela McBrearty, Grahney, Fintra Road, Killybegs

The death has occurred of Angela McBrearty, Grahney, Fintra Road, Killybegs.

Remains reposing at her late residence on Thursday from 11am to 6pm, followed by removal to St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs, to arrive at 7pm to repose overnight.

Funeral Mass on Friday at 11am, with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. House private on the morning of the funeral please.

Kathleen Purtill, née McKeevor, No. 1 Oatfield Terrace, Letterkenny

The death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital on Wednesday, January 9 of Kathleen Purtill, née McKeevor, No. 1 Oatfield Terrace, Letterkenny.

Kathleen’s remains will repose at her home from 12 noon on Thursday, January 9. Funeral Mass on Saturday, January 11 at 11am in St Eunan’s Cathedral with interment afterwards in Conwal Cemetery.

Family time please from 11pm to 12 noon and on the morning of the funeral.  Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu of flowers if desired to the Daffodil Centre, Letterkenny University Hospital c/o any family member.

Rosary both nights at 9pm.

Rev. Stewart Mc Mahon, Roadside House, Gortnaskeagh, Kilmacrennan

The death has taken place of Rev. Stewart Mc Mahon, Roadside House, Gortnaskeagh, Kilmacrennan.

Remains reposing at the Eternal Light Chapel of Rest, Mountain Top, Letterkenny with viewing on Thursday, January 9 from 6pm till 8pm.

Private burial on Friday morning January 10.

There will be a Service of Thanksgiving on Friday, January 10 at 2pm in Milford Presbyterian Church. Everyone Welcome.

House Strictly Private.

Family flowers only.

William (Bill) McDermott, Aughagad, Grange

The death has taken place at Sligo University Hospital of William (Bill) McDermott, Aughagad, Grange and formerly of Cloonty, Cliffoney, Co. Sligo.

He was a brother of Kathleen O'Sullivan, Lark Hill Road, Sligo.

Reposing at McGloin’s Funeral Home, Chapel Road, Cliffoney, this evening, Tuesday from 5pm until 6.30pm. Removal to St. Brigid’s Church, Ballintrillick to arrive at 7pm. 

Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am. Burial afterwards in Keelogues Cemetery, Ballintrillick.

House private please.

Mary McGill, Cashel, Ardara

The death has taken place at the Donegal Hospice of Mary McGill, Cashel, Ardara.

Her remains will be reposing at Shovlin's Funeral Home, Sandfield on Wednesday afternoon from 3pm until 6.30pm followed by removal to The Church Of The Holy Family, Ardara to arrive at 7.15pm

Requiem Mass will take place on Thursday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

John Doherty, Clogher, Carrick

The death has occurred of John Doherty, Clogher, Carrick.

Remains will repose at his late residence in Clogher from 3pm today, Wednesday, January 8.

Removal to St. Columba’s Church, Carrick on Friday, January 10, arriving for Requiem Mass at 12.00 noon followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family time from 11pm to 11am each night of the wake.

John C. Harrison of Greenfort, Sligo

The death has taken place of John C. Harrison of Greenfort, Sligo. Reposing at Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo (F91YR61) on Thursday evening from 5pm to 7pm arriving to The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo for 7:30pm.

Requiem Mass will take place on Friday morning at 11:30am in The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery afterwards. House private please.

Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to Milford Hospice, Limerick or Northwest Hospice, Sligo care of Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Services, Market Yard, Sligo.

The Right Rev. James (Jim) Mehaffey

The death has occurred at Altnagelvin Hospital of The Right Rev. James (Jim) Mehaffey, retired Bishop of Derry and Raphoe, late of 10 Clearwater, Londonderry.

Funeral Service will take place on Saturday, January 11 at 2pm in St. Columb’s Cathedral, Londonderry.

A cremation will take place in Roselawn Crematorium on Monday, January 13 at 1.30pm.

Family time from 11pm to 11am. Family flowers only please. Donations, if wished, to St. Columb’s Cathedral c/o the Very Rev. R. Stewart, The Deanery, 30 Bishop Street, BT48 6PP.

All enquiries to Adair & Neely Funeral Directors.

Sarah Dorothy Fair, Fahan

The death has occurred of Sarah Dorothy Fair, Fahan.

A Funeral Service will take place on Thursday, January 9 at 2pm in Fahan Presbyterian Church followed by burial in St. Muris Church of Ireland.

Burial Ground, Fahan. House private please.

Family flowers only please, donations, if wished, to Buncrana Community Nursing Home, McGinn Avenue, Buncrana.

All enquiries to Adair and Neely Funeral Directors – tel. 028 71311321

Betty Harris, née Toland, Kilmacrennan Road, Milford

The death has taken place of Betty Harris, née Toland, Kilmacrennan Road, Milford.

Her remains will repose at her residence on Wednesday, January 8 and Thursday, January 9 with wake each day from 10am till 10pm.

Requiem Mass on Friday, January 10 at 11am in St. Peter’s Church, Milford with burial afterwards in Milford cemetery.

Family flowers only, donations if desired to the Donegal Hospice c/o Sweeney Funeral Directors.

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