DEATH NOTICES: 12th July 2016 (updated)

CURRY, Herbie - 12th July 2016 (peacefully) at Altnagelvin Hospital, formerly of Greenfield Residential Home and Newbuildings, beloved son of the late John James and Mina. Burial in Mountcastle Cemetery on Thursday at 2.0pm. Deeply regretted by his brothers, sisters and family circle. PERSTON, Helen Rachel (née Johnston) - Millbrae, Doneybrewer, Eglinton, born 29th December 1938, died unexpectedly but peacefully at Altnagelvin Hospital on 8th July 2016. Retired District Nurse and former Lady Captain and Secretary of City of Derry Golf Club, wife of the late Charles Moore Perston, mother of Claire, Vicki and Cara, granny of Matthew and James, and sister of Rev. Elizabeth Johnston. Friends and neighbours are welcome at W J O’Brien & Son’s Funeral Home, 110 Clooney Road, Eglinton, on Monday 18th July at 10.30am to meet and have cup of tea with the family. Removal at 11.45am to Roselawn Crematorium for cremation at 2pm. Family flowers only please. Donations, if wished, to "Salvation Army in Londonderry", 43 John Street BT48 6JY LAIRD (née SMYTH), Cherrie Roberta – 10th July 2016, (suddenly) at The Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, much-loved mother of David, Leanne and Kirsty, devoted grandmother of Robert, Matthew, Ryan, Heather and Jamie, loving sister of Carol, Fay and Gordon, a dear aunt and sister-in-law. Funeral Service in her late home, 176 Lincoln Courts, Waterside tomorrow ( Wednesday) evening at 6.30pm followed by cremation in Roselawn Crematorium on Thursday 14th at 10.00am. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Macmillan Nursing Care, c/o Mrs. Ruth Hay, 100 Spencer Road BT47 6AG. Dearly-loved and will be greatly missed by her entire family circle. FORREST, Roderick (Limavady) - 11th July 2016 (peacefully) at Foyle Hospice, formerly of 120 Roemill Road, beloved husband of the late Eileen (RIP), much loved father of Tanya, Leanne and Tara. Father-in-law to Clive and Richard, grandfather of Genna, Connor, Carrie ,Lucy, Libby-Rose, Tom and great-grandfather of Evan, brother of Diana, Sandra and Colin. His remains will repose at his daughter Leanne's home at 22 Seacoast Rd, Lisnakilly, Limavady and will leave there on Thursday 14th at 9.20am for 10.00am Requiem Mass at St. Marys Church, Interment immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private after 9.00pm. Family flowers only, Donations, if desired, to Foyle Hospice, c/o O'Brien & McGrotty Funeral Directors, 16 Glenside Brae, Limavady, BT490RY. Deeply regretted by the entire family circle. Our Lady of Lourdes, pray for him.

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