Derry death notices - Monday, February 3, 2020 (Updated)


Derry Death Notices - Wednesday 13th November 2019

Rest in Peace

BRADLEY, 31st January 2020, suddenly at his home, 2E Chamberlain Street, PATRICK (PATSY), loving father to Declan, Eoin and Darragh and a devoted grandfather to Emmett, Brooke and Charlie. Funeral leaving his son Darragh’s home, 121 Brookdale Park at 9:20am on Wednesday the 5th February to St. Mary’s Church, Creggan for Requiem Mass at 10.00am. Interment afterwards in the City Cemetery. Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on his soul. Our Lady of Lourdes intercede for him.
MADDEN, February 2nd, 2020, peacefully at his own home Kenny, 305 Drumrane Road, Dungiven. Much loved son of John and the late Elsie dear brother of Dave, Eileen and Pamela, partner of Evelyn. Funeral arrangements later. Sadly missed. ‘He that cometh unto me, I will in no way cast out.'
WHITLEY (nee McWilliams) – 2nd February 2020, peacefully at home 16 Clagan Park, Aghadowey, Coleraine, Eva Elizabeth, formerly of Enniskillen, dearly loved mother of Valerie and loving grandmother of David, Andrew and Matthew. Funeral service in Wades Funeral Home, Coleraine on Wednesday at 2.00pm followed by interment in Coleraine Cemetery. Lovingly remembered.
HARVEY, 3rd February 2020, peacefully at Edenballymore Lodge Care Home, DESMOND (DES), beloved husband of Ann, loving father to Peter, Dessie, Nuala and the late Richard, devoted grandfather to Miah, Cara and Adhamh, dear brother to Marie and the late Frankie, father-in-law to Kitty. Dearly loved and will be sadly missed by the entire family circle. Funeral leaving his home 1 Ardnashee, Pennyburn, on Wednesday the 5th. inst. at 9:45am to St. Patrick's Church Pennyburn for Requiem Mass at 10:15am Interment afterwards in Ballyoan Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if wished, to Edenballymore Lodge Care Home Residents' Comfort Fund. Family time from 11:00pm to 10:00am. Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on his soul. Our Lady Of Lourdes intercede for him.
BRENNAN, nee Higgins, (Coleraine), 2nd February 2020, Margaret, beloved wife of Kevin and much loved mother of Susan, Mary, Una and Peter, sister of Philomena and Anne. R.I.P. Funeral from 6 Grange Road, Coleraine, BT52 1NG on Wednesday 5th February 2020 at 09:45 am to St.Malachy’s Church, Coleraine for Requiem Mass at 10:00 am. Interment afterwards in St.Patrick's and St. Brigid’s cemetery, Ballycastle. Deeply regretted by her loving husband, son, daughters, grandchild, nephews, nieces and entire family circle. On her soul sweet Jesus have mercy.
MCCRYSTAL, Mark (Markie), 3rd February 2020, beloved husband of Mamie, loving father of Margaret, Paul, Bill, Ursula, Ann, Letitia, Seamus, Brian, Mark and the late Lynn and Ann and a much loved grandfather, great-grandfather and brother. Funeral from his home, 3 Killala Park, Foyle Springs, on Wednesday at 9.30 am for 10 o’clock Requiem Mass in Holy Family Church. Interment afterwards in the City cemetery. Family time please from 10 pm to 10 am. His remains will leave W J O'Brien & Son's Funeral Home, 110 Clooney Road, Eglinton at 6 pm today. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers, if wished, to the Alzheimer’s Society, Sevenoaks, Derry, BT47 6AL. Sacred Heart of Jesus, have mercy on his soul.
McKEEVER. (91 Largy Road, Portglenone) 2nd February 2020, (peacefully at The City Hospital after a short illness) Thomas RIP, beloved son of Joseph and Carmel and much-loved brother of James and John. His remains will leave his late residence on Wednesday 5th February at 10.15am for 11am Requiem Mass in St Mary’s Church Portglenone, burial immediately afterwards in Aughnahoy cemetery. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing father, mother, brothers, sister in law Eileen, nephews and nieces Jane, Joseph, Aisling, Seamus and Fionnuala and all the family circle. On his soul sweet Jesus have mercy. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to: “Macmillan Cancer Support” c/o the family. Detail enquires to: WJ O’Donnell & Sons Funeral Directors Tel: 028 2563 1406 or visit: NB: Thomas’s wake will officially begin at 6.30pm on Monday evening at his late residence, whereby everyone will be most welcome to call and pay their respects.
HARKIN, William (Liam), 3rd February 2020 in his 98th year, beloved husband of the late Celine, loving father of Jacqueline, Paul, Colm, Lorraine, Caroline and Christine, a much loved grandfather, great-grandfather and dear brother of Margo and the late Patrick, Dan, Gerald, Jim, Rosaleen, Josie, Phylis and Edmund. Funeral from his home, 2 Oakfield Road, on Wednesday at 9.30 am for 10 o’clock Requiem Mass in St Eugene’s Cathedral. Interment afterwards in the City cemetery. Family time please from 11 pm to 11 am and on the morning of the funeral. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers if wished to Marie Curie C/o Mrs Joan Doherty, 20 Dunhugh Park, Victoria Road, Derry, BT47 2NL. Sacred Heart of Jesus, have mercy on his soul.
McNAIR, Thomas (Tommy), 2nd February 2020, Peacefully at his home: 2 Bentley Terrace, Waterside. Loving father of Jim, Sally, Annemarie, Thomas, Martin, and the late Gary, a much loved grandfather and great-grandfather. Dear brother of Martha, and the late Yvonne. Funeral service in his home on Wednesday 5th at 2pm followed by interment in Altnagelvin Cemetery. Private family time on Wednesday morning please. Enquiries to Brendan or Thomas: O’Briens of Limavady Funeral Directors. Telephone 028 77764732. The Lord is my Shepherd
FUREY, Francis Eamon, Society of African Missions, (late of Waterside, Derry), on January 30, 2020, peacefully, at the SMA House, African Missions, Blackrock Road, Cork, Francis Eamon. Predeceased by his parents Patrick and Eileen (née Sweeney), his sister Anne and brothers Joseph, Kevin and Brian and his brother-in-law Roy Magee. Deeply regretted by his sister Sally (Magee) and his brother Seán, his niece Caoilfhionn and nephews Colm, Eoghan and Dara, grandnieces and grandnephews, relatives, friends and his SMA confreres. Funeral Mass on Monday, February 3rd at 12noon in St Joseph's SMA Parish Church, Wilton, Cork, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.
BEARCROFT, February 2nd 2020 (peacefully) at home, 15 Clooney Road, Tobermore, Mary (May), dearly loved Sister of Dorothy and the late William, Betty, Pearl and John and a much loved Aunt. Home and funeral strictly private. Lovingly Remembered.
GALLAGHER, Joe, 1st February 2020 (formerly of Cable Street and Glenabbey Road), loving father of Brendan, Paul, Gary, Cathal and Eoin, father-in-law of Mairead and Amanda, beloved grandfather of Caolan, Trenyce, Brandon, Rhys, Cormac and Araya and dear brother of Ann, Geraldine and the late Lawrence and Jim.  Funeral from his son’s home, 7 Clon Elagh, Skeoge on Tuesday at 11.20 am for 12 o’clock Requiem Mass in St Columba’s Church, Longtower. Interment afterwards in the City cemetery.  Sacred Heart of Jesus, have mercy on his soul.
KAVANAGH, 1st February 2020, peacefully at Altnagelvin Hospital, John, beloved husband of Ethel, loving father to Elizabeth, dear and loving grandfather to Alfie, brother to Anna, Lillian and the late Leo, and father-in-law to Roddy. Dearly loved and will be sadly missed by the entire family circle. Funeral leaving his home, 4 Iona Court, on Tuesday the 4th February at 9:20am to St. Columba’s Church, Longtower for Requiem Mass at 10:00am. Interment afterwards in the City Cemetery. HOUSE PRIVATE, IMMEDIATE FAMILY ONLY. Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on his soul. Our Lady of Lourdes intercede for him.
ROBERTS, William Columba (Willie), 1st February 2020 beloved husband of Sally, loving father of Martina, Mark, Grainne, Gary, Keith, Oran, Annette and Christian and a much loved father-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother. Funeral from his home, 29 Lisnarea Avenue, Kingsfort Park, on Tuesday at 9.45 am for 10.15 am Requiem Mass in St Patrick’s Church, Pennyburn. Interment afterwards in the City cemetery. Sacred Heart of Jesus, have mercy on his soul.
BABEY, Margaret Dorothy (Dot) - 31st January, 2020, peacefully at The Foyle Hospice, late of 11 Somme Park. Beloved wife of the late John and loving mother of Jim, Geoff and the late Ian, dear mother-in-law of Denise and Jacqueline and a devoted grandmother of David, Rachel, Jenna and Lee. Funeral service in her son Geoff’s Home 47 Shearwater Way at 12 noon on Thursday 6th February followed by cremation in Roselawn Crematorium at 3.00pm. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to Foyle Hospice 61 Culmore Road. All enquiries to Adair and Neely Funeral Directors Tel. 028 71311321. Safe in the arms of Jesus.
GLASS, 31st January 2020 (peacefully) at Ratheane Private Nursing Home, Iris, late of 8 Portrush Road, Coleraine, dear sister of Reba and Jim (Australia), sister-in-law of Margaret, dear aunt of Rhonda and dearest friend of Joey and Tracy. Service in Murdock's Funeral Home, 2a Windsor Avenue, Coleraine on Tuesday at 2.00pm followed by interment in Kilrea Presbyterian Church Burying Ground. Deeply regretted.

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