Late Rev. Fr. Desmond Polke

The sudden death has taken place of Rev. Fr. Desmond Polke, the Parochial House, Castlefin and formerly of Ballycastle, Co. Mayo.Much loved brother of Brian, Eileen and the late Niall and Billy.

Reposing at the Parochial House, Castlefin on Thursday from 4.00p.m. Funeral leaving the Parochial House on Friday at 7.00p.m. to St Mary`s Church, Castlefin for Mass at 7.30p.m.

Requiem Mass on Saturday at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Late Mary Ellen Greene (née Quinn)

The death has occurred of Mary Ellen Greene, Kingarrow, Fintown, Co. Donegal, in Glasgow.

Deeply regretted by her 2 sons, 3 daughters, and brother John, Kingarrow.

Her Remains will arrive in Larne Harbour at approx. 2.30pm on Saturday, travelling to St. Colmcille’s Chaple, Fintown via Letterkenny/Meenaroy to arrive at approx. 5.00pm to repose overnight.

Requiem Mass at 3.00pm on Saturday with burial afterwards in the local Cemetery.


Late Samuel McNutt

The death has occurred of Samuel McNutt, Tullybogley, Manorcunningham, Co. Donegal. Reposing at his residence. Removal on Thursday at 1.15pm for service in Ray Presbyterian Church at 2.00pm, followed by burial in the family plot.

House private please. Family and friends welcome. Family flowers only.


Late Kathleen McCloy (née McLaughlin)

The death has occurred of Kathleen McCloy, Maghera and formerly of Shrove, Greencastle, Donegal. Requiem Mass at St. Mary’s Church, Ballybrack, at 11.00am on Thursday with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Late Hugh Conaghan

The death has occurred of Hugh Conaghan, Tievebrack, Castlefinn, Co. Donegal. Reposing at his home. Removal on Friday at 10.15am for Requiem Mass at 11.00am in St. Mary’s Church, Castlefinn. Burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Family time please from 11.00pm to 10.00am.

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