Derry death notices - Friday, April 17, 2020


Derry Death Notices - Thursday 14th November 2019

Rest in Peace

SCOTT - April 16th 2020 (suddenly) in Wales, Paul William Robert, late of 10 Coolshinney Heights, Magherafelt, much loved Son of William and Valerie, dearly loved Brother of Pamela and Gareth, loving Father of Macey and Step-Father of Demi-Lee. Due to current restrictions, house and funeral strictly private. Will be sorely missed by the entire Family Circle.

McINTYRE – 16th April 2020 (suddenly) at hospital Samuel David Wilson, 43c Loughanhill Park Coleraine. Dearly loved son of the late William and Sarah Kathleen, dear brother of May, Doreen, Raymond, Pauline and the late Wilbert, Helen and Jeannie and a much loved uncle. House and Funeral strictly private in accordance with government guidelines. Deeply regretted by his loving family and entire family circle.

O’CONNOR, nee McMullan (Castledawson) 16th April 2020 Winifred (Freddie) R.I.P. beloved wife of Peter and loving mother of Maura (Bradley), Seamus and Maeve (Stewart), dear sister of Kathleen Boardman & the late Mary, Jamie, Hugh, Nuala McAvoy, Rose McLarnon and Dominic. Funeral from her home 122 Hillhead Road Castledawson on Saturday 18th April at 11.30am for 12.00 noon interment in Church of St Trea Newbridge. Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on her soul. Deeply regretted by her husband, daughters, son, sons in law, daughter in law, grandchildren, great grandchildren and extended family circle. Due to the Corona Virus pandemic and in the interest of health and safety within the community, Freddie’s Wake and Funeral will be Strictly Private. A memorial Mass to celebrate her life will be held at a later date.

DAWSON – April 16, 2020 (peacefully) at Marina Care Home, Ballyronan, Thomas (Tommy) dearly beloved husband of the late Osborne, 262 Hillhead Terrace, Castledawson, much loved father of Thomas, Richard, Margaret, Stephen and Philip, also a dear father-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather and dearest brother of Elizabeth (Weir). House and funeral strictly private due to government guidelines. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, for Marina Care Home Staff Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), payable by post or online payment to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP. Lovingly remembered by his Children and the entire Family Circle.

McCUSKER, nee Toal (Ballyronan/ Thyholland) 16th April 2020. Mary R.I.P., beloved wife of Raymond and loving mother of Mark, Mairead and the late Lee, grandmother of Patrick, Hannah and Dylan,dear sister of Ann, Cathy, Sean, Malachy and the late Trudy. Funeral from her home 3 Lindsayville on Saturday 18th at 9.30am for 10.00am interment in Church of St Patrick, Loup. Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on her soul, deeply regretted by her son, daughter, daughter-in-law Christine, son-in-law Darren, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, and extended family circle. Due to the Corona Virus pandemic and in the interest of health and safety within the community, Mary’s Wake and Funeral will be Strictly Private. A memorial Mass to celebrate her life will be held at a later date.

McCLENAGHAN, (nee Lynch) Sharon,  14th April 2020 beloved wife of Patrick, 138 Iniscarn Road, Creggan, loving mother of Patrick and Kevin, devoted grandmother of Erin and dear sister of Noreen, Kenny, Martina, Caroline, Kevin, Audrey, Gerard and the late Peter. Sadly, wake and funeral strictly private due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Queen of the Most Holy Rosary, pray for her.

McCLOY, nee Lagan (Bellaghy) 15th April 2020 peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family. Susan. R.I.P beloved wife of Séamus and loving mother of Ruairi, Ciaran, Cormac, Orla (McFaul) Roisin (Hughes) and Sile (McEldowney), dear sister of Barney, Brigid (O’Kane) Bernie (Dowds) Ann (Convery) Paddy Joe, Teresa (Smyth) Sara (Kearney) Margaret (O’Kane) Jimmy, Liam and John. Funeral from her home 7a Tamlaghtduff Road on Friday 17th April at 10.30am for 11.00am Requiem Mass in St Mary’s Church Bellaghy (via webcam at, interment afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on her soul. Deeply regretted by her husband, sons, daughters, daughters in law, sons in law, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, nephews, nieces and extended family circle. Due to current health and safety restrictions it is with deep regret that the wake and funeral are strictly private.

DOORMAN, Rex Reginald, 15th April 2020. At Rush Hall Care Home. Late of 39 Josephine Avenue Limavady Beloved husband of the late Zandra, loving father of Shaun, David, and Stephen, a much loved father-in-law of Sharon. Sadly due to current circumstances Rex’s funeral will take place in private in Christ Church Main Street Limavady. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, can be made payable to Dementia NI North City Business Centre, 2 Duncairn Gardens Belfast BT15 2GG Enquiries to Brendan or Thomas ; O’Brien’s of Limavady Funeral Directors Tel 02877764732. At Peace.

TONER (Draperstown) April 11, 2020, Michael suddenly at home. Beloved husband of Teresa and much loved daddy of Declan, Martin, Kevin and Emma. Beloved son of the late Michael and Mary Toner ,brother of the late Dolores and brother- in-law of the late Susan R. I. P . Funeral from his late residence on Friday at 10.15am for 11.00am Requiem Mass in St Mary's Church, Coolcalm, Desertmartin. Burial afterwards to St Patrick's Cemetery, Keenaught. Deeply regretted by his loving wife, sons, daughter, grandchildren,daughters-in-law, brothers Paddy, Joe sisters Ann, Peggy, Teresa, Bernie, Mary, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces and entire family circle here and abroad. Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on his soul. House and Funeral strictly private due to ongoing pandemic.

COCHRANE (nee Gill) – 15th April 2020, peacefully at home, 27 Broomhill Park, Coleraine, Shelagh Illingworth, dearly loved wife of James, loving mother of Peter, Sara and Rebecca, much loved nana of Lucy, Henry, Ava, Emelia, Félix and Ralph; dear daughter of Molly and the late John and sister of Peter and Heather. Due to government guidelines the house and funeral are private. Funeral from Shelagh’s home on Saturday at 12.00 noon allowing friends and neighbours the opportunity to stand along the route and pay their respects whilst maintaining social distance. A service of thanksgiving will be arranged at a later date. Donations, if wished, by making cheques payable to Marie Curie Cancer Care C/o Ms Charlene Wade, 3 Upper Abbey Street, Coleraine BT52 1BF. “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” Matthew 19 v 14.


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