DEATH NOTICES: 25th June 2016 (updated)

PORTER, Joe – 21st June (suddenly) at the Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, 4 Fountain Terrace Strabane and formerly of Creggan, Derry, much loved father of Denise, Sean, Martin, Steven and Katherine and brother of Noeleen, Olive, James, Anne and Martin. Reposing at his son Martin`s home, 15 Innisfree Gardens, Strabane from where his funeral will leave on Monday (June 27th) at 9.25am for Requiem Mass in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Strabane at 10.00am. Interment afterwards in Strabane Cemetery. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing sons, daughters, grandchildren, brothers, sisters and family circle. Sacred Heart of Jesus, have mercy on his soul. SIMPSON, Margaret (Meg) (née Stewart) -24th June 2016 (peacefully) at Macmillan Unit, Antrim Hospital, devoted wife of Brian, 21 Moneyhaw Road, Moneymore, loving mother of Peter and Amanda (McIvor), mother-in-law of Elizabeth and Michael, doting grandmother of Jack, Emily, Phoebe, James and Lily and a much loved sister and sister-in-law. House private. Service of Committal in Ballyeglish Parish Churchyard tomorrow (Sunday) at 3.00pm. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, for Macmillan Cancer Support, payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt BT45 6BP. Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle. McCLOSKEY, Teresa (Tess) (née McLaughlin) - 23rd June 2016 (peacefully in hospital surrounded by her family), dear wife of the late Dennis, devoted mother of Gerard, James and Majella, a loving grandmother and great-grandmother, daughter of the late James and Cassie and dear sister of James, Mary, Celine and the late Barney, William and John. Funeral from her home, 20 Gelvin Road, Dungiven, on Monday at 9.10am for 10 o’clock Requiem Mass in St. Parick’s Church, Dungiven. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Sacred Heart of Jesus, have mercy on her soul.

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