Acknowledgements

Doreen Smyth-Dunloy

August 20, 2020

Smyth -Dunloy

The family of the late Doreen R.I.P. wish to express their sincere thanks to all those who sympathised with them in their recent bereavement.

A special thanks to Fr. Brennan P.P. and Fr. Blayney for their spiritual support, and concelebrating the Requiem Mass and graveside Prayers.

The family wish to especially thank all those kind friends, neighbours and members of the wider community who helped them during this difficult time, sent Mass cards and sympathy cards and provided the guard of honour that accompanied Doreen on her journey to the church.

Special thanks to Dr Fleming Ballymoney Family Practice and to Causeway Respiratory Nurses for their advice support and care.

The family would like to thank Michael Mc Kiernan and Sons most sincerely for their guidance and support and the dignified way they carried out the funeral arrangements.

Our thanks also to the Crawley Family who provided the beautiful music, the sacristans and to those who prepared the grave. The Holy sacrifice of the Mass will be offered for the intentions of all.

The months mind Mass for Doreen will be celebrated on at Saturday 19th September at 6pm in St. Joseph’s Church, Dunloy.

Jean Dillon-Dunloy

August 18, 2020

Dillon - Dunloy

The sons, daughters and entire family circle of the late Jean R.I.P. wish to express their sincere thanks to all those who sympathised with them in their recent bereavement.

A special thanks to Fr. Brennan P.P., Fr. Blayney and Fr. McNally for their spiritual support, guidance and concelebrating the Requiem Mass.

Thanks to the Doctors, nurses and staff of C7 Antrim Hospital, Ballymoney Health Centre, the District Nurses and the carers for all they did for Jean during her illness.

The family wish to especially thank all those kind friends, neighbours and members of the wider community who helped them during this difficult time, sent Mass cards and sympathy cards and provided the guard of honour that accompanied Jean on her journey to the church.

Our thanks also to Ellie, Bobbie and Aimee Doherty who provided the beautiful music, the sacristans and to those who prepared the grave. The Holy sacrifice of the Mass will be offered for the intentions of all.

The months mind Mass for Jean will be celebrated on Tuesday 15th September at 7:30pm in St. Joseph’s Church, Dunloy.

Peter Mullan - Glenullin

August 03, 2020

Mullan - Glenullin

Carol, Barry and the entire family circle of the late Peter R.I.P. wish to express their sincere thanks to all those who sympathised with them in their recent bereavement. 

A special thanks to Fr. Crowley P.P. for his spiritual support, guidance and celebrating the beautiful Requiem Mass. Thanks also to Fr. Karl Haan for his pastoral care.

Thanks to Seamus, Mairead and all the staff of Blue Gate Lodge and the Doctors, nurses and staff of Garvagh Health Centre for all the care they provided to Peter over the last few years.

The family wish to especially thank the all those kind friends, neighbours and members of the wider community who helped them during this difficult time, sent Mass cards and sympathy cards and provided the guard of honour that accompanied Peter on his  journey to the church. 

Our thanks also to Roisin McIlvar and the Glenullin Folk choir who provided the beautiful music, the sacristan, to those who prepared the grave and Terence McIlvar for providing the outside speakers for the church.  The Holy sacrifice of the Mass will be offered for the intentions of all.

The months mind Mass for Peter will be celebrated on Sunday 6th September 2020 at 11:30am in St. Joseph’s Church, Glenullin.

Wattie Brogan (Dunloy)

July 28, 2020

Brogan - Dunloy

Sandra and the entire family circle wish to express sincere thanks to all those who sympathised with them at the time of Wattie’s passing.A special thanks to Fr.Brennan P.P for his spiritual support guidance and celebrating the beautiful Requiem Mass. Thanks also to Fr. Blayney and Fr. McNally for their kindness shown over the years to Wattie and the family.

Special Gratitude to Bernie Brogan, Kate Brogan, Aine Dougan, Anna Martin, Brid McKernon and The McCloskey family. Many thanks to all of the coronary care unit Staff, Causeway hospital who cared for Wattie with great humanity and dignity.

The family wish also to especially thank all those kind friends, neighbour and members of the wider community who helped them during this sad time, sent Mass and Sympathy cards and provided a guard of honour that accompany Wattie on his journey to the Church and onwards.Our thanks also to the Gribbin Girls who provided the beautiful music, sacristan and those who prepared the grave. 

Also to Mr McKiernan his sons Gregory and Michael Óg who provided immense support and dignity throughout Wattie’s funeral arrangements.

The Holy sacrifice of the Mass has been offered for the intentions of all.

McCloskey-Kilrea

July 10, 2020

Kathleen McCloskey R.I.P. (KIlrea)

Michael and the family of the late Kathleen R.I.P wish to thank all those who sympathised with them on their recent sad bereavement. Thank you to all who called at the house, telephoned, sent Mass cards, sympathy cards, texts, on line messages, letters of condolence and came to line the road and graveyard to show their respects.

Thanks to Fr. Cargan for the beautiful Requiem Mass and his support and thoughtfulness throughout. To the Gribben girls who provided the lovely singing and music during mass. A word of thanks to those who controlled the traffic on the day of the funeral and to Wishy Drain for preparing the grave.

A special thanks to the doctors and nurses on ward 5F of Royal Victoria Hospital for looking after Kathleen so compassionately during her short illness and to the hospital chaplain for taking care of her pastoral needs.

The family wish to express their deep appreciation to all the doctors and staff at Kilrea Health Centre and Shields Pharmacy for their dedicated care to Kathleen.

The family also wish to thank Mc Kiernan & Sons for their support and for the professional and dignified manner in which they carried out the funeral arrangements.

As we cannot thank everyone in person we hope this acknowledgment will act as a token of our sincere appreciation and gratitude. The holy sacrifice of the Mass will be offered for the intentions of all.

The months mind Mass for Kathleen will be celebrated on 8th August at 6.00pm in St Mary’s Church, Drumagarner.

McShane - Swatragh & formerly Kilrea

June 22, 2020

McShane - Swatragh & formerly Kilrea

Shauna, Conán, Carina and the entire family circle of the late Ciarán RIP wish to express their sincere thanks to all those who sympathised with them in their recent sudden bereavement.

Thanks to Fr. Cargan and to Fr. Doherty for their spiritual support and a special thanks to Fr. Keaney for his spiritual support, guidance and celebrating the Requiem Mass for Ciarán.

The family wish to thank all our kind relatives, friends, neighbours and members of the wider community who called at the house and who sent Mass cards and sympathy cards. Thanks to those who brought food to the house and the men who conducted the traffic on the lane. We are greatful to everyone who turned out to line the route and the Church yard to pay their respects.

Special thanks to Niamh Mc Glinchey who provided the beautiful music and to the grave diggers who prepared the grave.

We express our gratitude to Mc Kiernan and Sons for the professional, dignified manner in which they organised the funeral arrangements.

As it is impossible to thank everyone individually, we trust this acknowledgment will be accepted by all as a token of our deep appreciation.Ciarán’s month mind mass will be celebrated privately on Monday 20th July at 7.30pm in the Church of St. John the Baptist Granaghan.

Dan McFerran-Rasharkin

June 10, 2020

McFerran - Rasharkin

Danny, John, Denise, Sharon and Kevin and the entire family circle of the late Dan RIP wish to express their sincere thanks to all who sympathised with them in their recent bereavement and to all those who sent Mass cards, sympathy cards, sent messages, made phone calls and also to those who gave donations in lieu of flowers.

A special thanks to Fr McWilliams for his spiritual support and guidance and for celebrating the Requiem Mass.

Thanks to the staff of the Court Care Home, Ballymoney for the care they provided to Dan during the last two years.

The family wish to especially thank all those kind friends, neighbours and members of the wider community who provided the guard of honour that accompanied Dan on his journey to the church.  Our thanks to Clodagh and Maria who provided the beautiful music, Henry the Sacristan and to those who prepared the grave.

Thanks especially to McKiernan and Sons for the professional and dignified manner in which they carried out the funeral arrangements and for their support to the family.

The Holy sacrifice of the Mass with be offered for the intentions of all.

The months mind Mass for Dan will be celebrated privately on Sunday 12th July 2020 at 11am in St Mary’s Church, Rasharkin. (Mass will be broadcast live on the parish webcam http://www.stmarysparishrasharkin.org/webcam)  

McGilligan - Ballerin

May 29, 2020

McGilligan - Ballerin

The family circle of the late Mark R.I.P. wish to express their sincere thanks to all those who sympathised with them in their recent bereavement. 

A special thanks to Fr. Crowley P.P.  for his spiritual support, guidance, friendship and for celebrating the beautiful Requiem Mass for Mark.

Thanks to all those who sent Mass cards, letters of sympathy, gave donations in lieu of flowers, thanks to Mark’s nephews Kieran and Jason for the beautiful music and to those who prepared the grave.

Thanks to Mark’s NI Hospice nurse Ciara for her care and attention to Mark during the short time she cared for him.  Thanks to the Staff of Causeway Hospital and Macmillan team who cared for Mark especially in his final days.

The family wish to especially thank all those kind friends, neighbours and members of the wider community who provided the guard of honour that accompanied Mark on his journey to the church. 

Thanks to McKiernan & Sons for all their help in making a difficult time easier. 

The Holy sacrifice of the Mass will be offered for the intentions of all.

The months mind Mass for Mark will be celebrated on Saturday 27th June at 6pm.  (Mass will be broadcast live on the Parish of Errigal facebook page and the Parish Website http://www.errigalparish.com/media.html)

Danny McMullan (Rasharkin)

May 25, 2020

McMullan - Rasharkin

Shena, the sons, daughters and entire family circle of the late Danny R.I.P, wish to express their sincere thanks to all those who sympathised with them in their recent bereavement and to all those who sent Mass and sympathy cards, sent letters, messages and made phone calls.

The family wish to thank all those extended family members, kind friends, neighbours and members of the wider community who provided the guard of honour that accompanied Danny on his journey to the church.

A special thanks to Fr.McWilliams for his spiritual support and guidance and to those who prepared the grave.

We are deeply grateful to Moira Crawley and her daughter Marcella who provided the beautiful music at the family home and at the graveside.

A special thanks to Vicki, the District Nurse and to the carers for the care and compassion shown towards Danny over the last two years.

We express our gratitude to McKiernan & Sons for the professional, dignified manner in which they organised the funeral arrangements.

The Month Mind Mass for Danny will be celebrated privately on Sunday 28th June at 11am in St Mary’s Church, Rasharkin. (Mass will be broadcast live on the parish webcam http://www.stmarysparishrasharkin.org/webcam)

John Dallat (Kilrea)

May 05, 2020

Dallat - Kilrea

Anne, Ronan, Helena, Diarmuid and the family circle of the late John R.I.P. wish to express their sincere thanks to all those who sympathised with them in their recent bereavement. 

A special thanks to Fr. Cargan for his spiritual support, guidance and for celebrating the beautiful Requiem Mass.  Thanks to the Doctors, nurses and staff of NW Cancer Centre and Kilrea Health Centre, the NI Hospice nurse, district nurses and the carers who looked after John with such dignity. Thanks to Brenda O’Somachain, Anne Marie Hickey, Máiréad Carlin & Ronan Scolard who provided the beautiful music and to those who prepared the grave.

The family wish to especially thank all those kind friends, neighbours and members of the wider community who provided the guard of honour that accompanied John on his journey to the church. 

The Holy sacrifice of the Mass will be offered for the intentions of all.

The month mind Mass will be celebrated privately on Saturday 13th June at 6pm. (Mass will be broadcast live on the parish webcam https://www.mcnmedia.tv/camera/st-annes-oratory-kilrea)