Derry death notices - Monday, September 28, 2020


Derry Death Notices - Thursday 14th November 2019

Rest in Peace

O'HARA, Joe, 26th September 2020 at Altnagelvin Hospital. Beloved Husband of the late Nancy (née Ball) formally of Westway and late of William Street residential Home. Loving father of Charlie, Joe, Caroline, Mary, Tommy and the late Sean. A much loved Grandfather. Funeral from his daughter Caroline's home 41 Rosemount Avenue on Monday at 11.30am to St Mary's Church Creggan for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in the city cemetery. Sadly due to the Coronavirus Pandemic wake and funeral are strictly private to family and close friends. Funeral Mass can be viewed via the following link Deeply regretted and will be sadly missed by all his family and all who knew him. Sacred Heart of Jesus have Mercy on his soul. Our Lady of knock pray for him.

CARTLIDGE (née Molloy), Maureen, 24th September 2020, 41 Garden City, beloved daughter of the late John and Kathleen Molloy, loving mother of Jane and Charles, much loved grandmother of Victoria, James, Lukas, Londyn and Rylan and dear sister of Katrina, Anne, Fiona, Maeve and the late Oonagh. Everyone welcome to pay their respects at W J O'Brien & Son's Funeral Home, 110 Clooney Road, Eglinton, BT47 4PU on Monday from 5 - 6 pm. The service will take place at 6 pm and is restricted to family and close friends only please, due to the Coronavirus pandemic, however, the service can be viewed live via Zoom. For the link please email Paul at A service of remembrance will take place at a later date. Peace perfect peace.

CAIRNS, Samuel James (Sam), September 26, 2020 Peacefully at his home 14, McNaul Park, Brigade, Londonderry (surrounded by his loving family, in his 60th year) much loved and devoted husband of Kathleen (Kate) nee Miller, loving son of the late Patricia-Ann and Samuel, brother of Alastair, a dear brother-in-law. In accordance with Government guidelines the wake is private. Funeral leaving his late home on Tuesday 29th September at 10.30am followed by a Service of Thanksgiving in All Saints’ Clooney Parish Church at 11.00am burial afterwards in Ballyoan Cemetery. (Friend are welcome to stand along the route and pay their respects, while maintaining social distancing). Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Marie Curie c/o Mrs. Ruth Hay, Funeral Director, 24A, Church Road, Altnagelvin, Londonderry BT47 3QQ. Very deeply regretted and will be lovingly remembered by his wife Kate, nieces, nephews, brother, his many friends and the entire family circle. Too good in life to be forgotten in death.

COOKE, (Claudy), 26th September, 2020, after a short illness, at Altnagelvin Hospital, GÉRARD, beloved husband of the late Carmel, dear father of Gary, Paul, Ryan, Shannon and the late Adrian and much loved grandad of Caragh, Emma, Dakota, Jennifer, Jessica, Eva, Caleb, Paul, Caoimhe and Margaret. RIP. Gérard will repose at his late residence, 452 Glenshane Road, Claudy, Co Derry from 6pm Sunday 27th until funeral to St Patrick's Claudy for Requiem Mass at 11am on Tuesday 29th with interment in adjoining cemetery immediately after. Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on his soul. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing daughter, sons, their partners, his brothers, sisters, grandchildren and wide family circle. Please adhere to social distancing and corona virus advice guidelines. Funeral Mass can be viewed live on mcnmedia. tv/camera/St Patrick's Church, Claudy.

LINTON - September 27th 2020 (peacefully) at Antrim Area Hospital, Robert Shiels (Bobby), dearly loved Husband of Georgie, 32 Brown Drive, Maghera, much loved Father of Thomas, Elizabeth and her partner Alistair, Wilma and Janice, a dear Father-in-Law of Andrea, Winston and Alistair, a devoted Grandfather of Charlotte, Gareth, Laura, Andrew, Peter and Matthew and dearest Brother of Billy, David, Kenneth, Ronnie, Ivan, Doreen and Raymond. House strictly private, due to current restrictions. A Service of Thanksgiving for Bobby's life will be held at his home on Tuesday, September 29th at 1:30pm, followed by burial in Maghera Presbyterian Churchyard. Family and Friends are welcome to listen to the service outside the home or stand along the route to pay their respects (via Coleraine Road and Main Street) whilst maintaining social distancing. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Dementia NI, payable to D. Watters (Donations A/c), 55 Main Street, Tobermore Magherafelt BT45 5PP. Will be sadly missed by his loving Wife, Family and Family Circle. "Safe in the arms of Jesus"

HAWTHORNE, Lenora (Nora), 27th September 2020 peacefully at Altnagelvin hospital. Beloved sister of June, Mabel, Billy, Stuart and the late May, Ruby, Allie, Roy and Baby Hawthorne and a devoted aunt and great aunt. Funeral service in Carlisle Road Presbyterian Church at 12.00noon on Wednesday 30th September followed by burial in Altnagelvin Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if wished to Macmillan Nurses c/o The Sperrin Unit, Altnagelvin Hospital BT47 6SB. All enquiries to Adair and Neely Funeral Directors 02871 311321. Deeply regretted by her loving family circle. The Lord is my Shepherd

McGRORY, Michael, 25th September 2020, beloved husband of the late Ann, 126 Magowan Park, Creggan, loving father of Kevin, Shaun, Barry, Michelle and Darren, devoted grandfather of Chloe, Tiernan, Oisin, Fiann, Brogan, Thea and a much loved brother. Sadly, wake and funeral restricted to family and close friends only please, due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Requiem Mass can be viewed live via the webcam. Sacred Heart of Jesus, have mercy on his soul.

ROBERTS, Raymond, 26th September 2020 beloved husband of the late Myra, 17 Beechwood Park, Strathfoyle, loving father of Ryan, Charlene, Rachel and Raymond and much loved grandfather of Courtney, Emily, Finnley and Luke. Sadly, wake and funeral restricted to family and close friends only please, due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on his soul.

LINDSAY (née Montgomery), Gwen, 25th September 2020, beloved wife of Phil, 90 Kildoag Road, loving mother of Debbie, cherished daughter of Lexie and Olive Montgomery and dear sister of Margaret, Zara and the late Alan. Sadly wake and funeral service restricted to family and close friends only please, due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers, if wished, to the Foyle Hospice, 61 Culmore Road, Londonderry, BT48 8JE. The Lord is my Shepherd.

MALLON (Loup) 26th September 2020, Philomena (Mena) R.I.P. beloved mother of Vincent, Hugh, Maura (Roddy), Eileen (Mullan), Frances (McNeill) and the late Seamus, dear sister of late Kate O’Neill, Paddy, Margaret Wilson, Bridget Mullan, Rachel Doyle, Joe and Mick. Funeral from her home 1 Eglish Close Loup on Monday 28th September at 10.40am for 11.00am Requiem Mass in Church of St. Patrick Loup, interment afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on her soul. Deeply regretted by her sons, daughters, daughters in law, sons in law, grandchildren, great grandchildren, sister in law Agnes, nephews, nieces and extended family circle. Due to the Corona Virus pandemic and in the interest of health and safety within the community, the Wake and Funeral will be Strictly Private.

BALL, David, Geoffrey, 26th September, 2020. Died peacefully at home, Glenshane Road, David is formerly of Main Street, Letterkenny, County Donegal. Beloved husband of Gladys, dearly loved father of Stephen, Jane and Jonathan and a much loved grandfather of George, Edie, Margaret and Marnie. Funeral Service in Glendermott Church of Ireland Parish Church at 2.00pm on Tuesday 29th September followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard. Donations in lieu of flowers to the Foyle Hospice, 61 Culmore Road or Glendermott Parish Church c/o The Parish Office, 11 Church Brae, Londonderry. All enquiries to Adair and Neely Funeral Directors 028 7131 1321. Thy will be done.

BRADLEY, Gavin, died 25th September. Suddenly in Belfast. Formerly of 31 Magherafelt Road. Draperstown. Beloved son of Anne. Beloved brother of Martin & Joanne. Beloved Uncle of Emma & Kylie. Funeral arrangements later.

McGLONE, Paddy (Draperstown) 26th September 2020, suddenly at home, Dearly loved son of Georgina and the late Paddy R.I.P. brother of Helena, Martina, Georgina, Sinead R.I.P and Shauneen, Uncle of Sean, Sinead,Donal, Meadhbh and Dairine. Funeral arrangements later.

MITCHELL, Robert (Bobby),  We regret to inform you that the death has taken place suddenly of Robert (Bobby) Mitchell, at his late home 21 Rosemount Gardens on the 23rd of September 2020. May he rest in peace. Beloved partner of the late Maureen. Devoted stepfather of Peter, Una, Fionnuala and Conal. Loving grandfather of Sean, Eoin, Danielle, Conan, Kayleigh, Charlie and Caragh. A much loved brother of Kevin, Liam and the late Agnes and Eileen. Deeply regretted and missed by all his wider family circle and friends. Bobby's remains are now reposing at his late home, 21 Rosemount Gardens, funeral leaving from there on Monday 28th of September at 09.20am for 10:00am requiem mass in St. Eugene's Cathedral, interment immediately afterwards in the City Cemetery. Please adhere to government guidelines and maintain social distancing at all times. Bobby's funeral requiem mass can be streamed live via the link below; On His Soul Sweet Jesus Have Mercy. St. Padre Pio Pray For Him.

WILSON (née Walker), Wilhelmina (Willa), 24th September 2020 peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family, beloved wife of the late Tommy and dearly loved mother of Michele, Jennifer, Jonathan and the late David and a devoted Nanny and Great Nanny. Funeral service will take place at 12 Noon on Monday 28th September at Ballyoan Cemetery. House private due to the current government restrictions. Family flowers only. All enquiries to Adair and Neely Funeral Directors 02871 311321. Deeply regretted by her loving family circle. The Lord is my Shepherd.

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