Donegal death notices for Saturday, June 9th 2018

Late Patsy Brown, Dungloe

The death has occurred of Patsy Brown, Maghery, Dungloe. 

Reposing at his son Stephen’s house in Maghery from 12 noon with rosary nightly at 9pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday, June 10th, at 10.30am in St. Patrick’s Church, Meenacross with burial afterwards in Maghery Cemetery. Family time please from 11pm to 11am and on the morning of the funeral. Family flowers onl. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Donegal Hospice.

Late Annie Dabkowski, Castlefin/Killygordan

The death has occurred of Annie DABKOWSKI (née McHugh)

Laught, Castlefin / Killygordon. 

Late of Kelowna, Canada and formerly of Laught, Castlefin & Menalaught, Killygordon. Requiem Mass in St. Mary’s Church, Sessiaghoneill, Ballybofey today, Saturday, June 9th, at 11am. Burial of ashes afterwards in the adjoining Churchyard.

Late Sean Gallagher, California and Ballyshannon 

The recent death has occurred of Sean GALLAGHER

California, USA and formerly, Danby, Ballyshannon. 

Funeral Mass today, Saturday, in St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon followed by burial of ashes in the Abbey Cemetery.

Late Sr Lucy Gillespie, Strabane and Buncrana

The death has taken place June 7th 2018

at Altnagelvin Hospital of Sr. Lucy Gillespie

St Joseph’s Convent of Mercy, Newtownkennedy Street, Strabane

and formerly of Buncrana.

Beloved sister of Teresa (Mc Carron), Patrick and the late Rose, James,

Mary (Doherty) and Bridget (Duffy).

Reposing at St Joseph’s Convent of Mercy, Newtownkennedy Street,


Funeral leaving St Joseph’s on Sunday (June 10th) at 11.40a.m.for

Mass in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Strabane at 12 noon.

Interment afterwards in St Mary’s Cemetery, Cockhill, Buncrana.

Deeply regretted by her sorrowing brother, sister, nieces, nephews,

extended family circle, the Sisters of Mercy, Strabane

and the Sisters of the Northern Province.

Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on her soul.

Donations in lieu of flowers please to

Strabane Community Unemployed Resource Group. 

Late Bill Johnston, Killybegs 

The death has occurred of Bill Johnston, Church Road, Killybegs. Removal this Saturday morning at 10:30am to St Mary’s Church, Killybegs, for 11am funeral Mass. Burial afterward in the local cemetery. 

Late Mary McNelis, Kilcar

The death has occurred of Mary McNelis (nee Haughey), Roxborough, Kilcar, June 6th 2018, peacefully in the loving care of her family at her daughter’s home in Ballinfull, Co. Sligo. Dearly loved wife of the late Michael and mother of Catherine; proud and cherished Granny of James, Kevin, Grace and Michael, dear sister of John and Jimmy, good friend of son in law Gerry Lee and sisters in law Anna and Margaret and fond aunt to nieces and nephews. Mary will be sadly missed by her family, cousins and friends.

Reposed at her daughter’s home before travelling to her own home in Kilcar. Later Removal to St. Cartha’s Church, Kilcar last evening. Funeral Mass at 10.30am this Saturday morning with burial afterwards in Parish Cemetery.

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