POSTED By : DESTINATION NEWRY
Post Date : Fri 07 Jul 2017 08:28 AM

5th July 2017, Thomas (Tommy) McArdle passed away peacefully at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Thomas (Tommy) dearly beloved husband of Irene and much loved father of Pauline, Jonathan, Thomas, Patricia and Michelle and a cherished grandfather to his eight grandchildren. 8 Banbridge Road, Rathfriland. 

 
May he rest in peace. 
 
Funeral on Friday at 11 am for 12 noon requiem mass in St Mary’s Church Magheral, burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. 
 
Sacred heart of Jesus have mercy on his soul. 
 
Very deeply regretted by his loving wife, sons, daughters, sons in law, grandchildren, brother Jim, sisters Margaret and Maureen and the entire family circle. 
 
Family flowers only, please. Donations in lieu if desired to The Macmillan Nurses Fund or The Friends of Cancer Centre Belfast City Hospital c/o The Family.
POSTED By : DESTINATION NEWRY
Post Date : Fri 07 Jul 2017 08:24 AM

3rd July 2017, Sheila Ritchie passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving family. Sheila, dearly-beloved wife of the late Dr Billy Ritchie and much-loved mother of Heather and the late John, dear mother-in-law of Lindsay, devoted grandma of Lucy and husband Conor, Fiona and husband James, Sophie and Flora, and great-grandma of Max. 

 
A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in Downpatrick Presbyterian Church on Friday 7th July at 2:00 pm. 
 
Very deeply regretted and will be lovingly remembered by her sorrowing family and friends. 
 
No flowers please by request. Donations may be made in lieu, if desired, to Action Cancer (Mrs. Ritchie's chosen charity), c/o Charles Rourke & Sons Funeral Directors, 51 Church Street, Downpatrick, BT30 6EH.
POSTED By : DESTINATION NEWRY
Post Date : Fri 07 Jul 2017 08:17 AM

Valerie Harte, Sinn Féin representative in Newry, Mourne & Down Council, has congratulated the local Autism Families group for organising a family fun day for the local community in Newry Town.

 
Held in the Newry Hockey Club on Thursday, the Fun Day is an annual event pulled together by the Autism Families to express gratitude to the wider Newry community for the support received throughout the year.
 
Speaking following the event, Harte said:
 
"For yet another year the Autism Families have provided the local community and children with a fantastic, family-oriented event.
 
"The Group have shown their gratitude to the local community, and in return I would urge the wider Newry area to do likewise, and continue lending their support to such a friendly and committed group of citizens.
POSTED By : DESTINATION NEWRY
Post Date : Mon 03 Jul 2017 09:19 AM

1st July 2017, Jean Black passed away peacefully at hospital, late of 20 Greenpark Avenue, Markethill. Jean, dearly loved wife of Wesley and devoted mother of Gemma, James and the late Julie. 

 
Funeral leaving her brothers home 10 Mullabrack Terrace, Markethill on Tuesday at 1:00 pm for Service in Markethill Methodist Church at 1:30 pm followed by interment in the Orchard Cemetery, Richhill. 
 
Will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by the Entire Family Circle.
 
“Peace Perfect Peace.”
POSTED By : DESTINATION NEWRY
Post Date : Mon 03 Jul 2017 09:16 AM

21st June 2017, Margaret (Peggy) Summers passed away, late of Richmond Retirement Village, Northampton. Peggy, beloved wife of the late George, much loved mother to Dennis, Jane, Neil and Suzanna, loving grandmother and great grandmother. 

 
May she rest in peace. 
 
She will be greatly missed by family and friends. 
 
You were always there when we needed you, 
no task too great or small, 
with a loving heart and willing hand, 
for us you did it all. 
 
God bless and keep you mother dear, 
and thanks for all you've done, 
we know that God has given you, 
the crown you've truly won. 
 
Mass will be held in St Bridget's Church, Glassdrummond on Tuesday July 11th at 8:00 pm.
POSTED By : DESTINATION NEWRY
Post Date : Mon 03 Jul 2017 09:08 AM
29th June 2017, John Edward (Ted) Loughran passed away peacefully at Craigavon Area Hospital, with his loving family. John Edward (Ted), beloved son of the late Annie and George and brother of the late Ethna R.I.P. 82 Navan Fort Road. 
 
House, funeral and burial strictly private, at his own request. 
 
Very deeply regretted by his sorrowing sisters Dympna and Judy and the entire family circle.
 

Any further enquiries to Martin Kelly, Funeral Director, 028 3751 0600 

POSTED By : DESTINATION NEWRY
Post Date : Mon 03 Jul 2017 09:04 AM
1st July 2017, Mary Josephine (Josie) Heenan passed away suddenly at home, 56 Bernagh Green, Newcastle. Josie, dearly beloved wife of the late Kevin, loving mother of Brenda, Ronan, Colm, Ciara and Patrick, beloved sister of Winifred (Ferris), Betty (Mullan) and Teresa (Mullan) and sister-in-law of Mona (King) and Doreen (McCartan). 
 
Her remains will leave her late residence on Tuesday July 4, 2017 at 9:15 am for 10:00 am Funeral Mass in the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption, Newcastle. Interment afterwards in St Patrick's Cemetery, Bryansford. 
 
Deeply regretted by her sorrowing children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and entire family circle. 
 

Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on her gentle soul. 

POSTED By : DESTINATION NEWRY
Post Date : Mon 03 Jul 2017 09:00 AM

1st July 2017, Anne Roberts passed away at hospital, dearly beloved wife of the late Gerry, much loved sister of Pat and the late Deirdre, dear sister-in-law of Brendan, Jim and Glynn and much loved Aunt. 

 
May she rest in peace. 
 
Anne will be reposing in Charles Rourke & Sons’ Funeral Church, 51 Church Street, Downpatrick until removal Tuesday 4th July to Church of St. Mary, Star of The Sea Killyleagh arriving 5:00 pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday 5th July at 1:00 pm, interment afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery. 
 
Family flowers only please, donations may be made in lieu if desired to Marie Curie Cancer Care c/o Charles Rourke & Sons Funeral Directors (address as above). 
 
St. Therese pray for her. Very deeply regretted.
POSTED By : DESTINATION NEWRY
Post Date : Mon 03 Jul 2017 08:57 AM

2nd July 2017, James Colin Porter passed away peacefully at Craigavon Area Hospital. James Colin, beloved husband of Anne and much loved father of Colum and of the late Grainne and Bronagh, and dear grandfather of Matthew and Eoin and father in law of Joan. 

 
Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on his soul. 
 
His remains will leave his home 17 Linenhall Street on Tuesday at 9:30 am for 10:00 am funeral Mass in the Church of St Therese. Interment afterwards in St Patrick's cemetery. 
 
Deeply regretted by his sorrowing wife, son, grandsons, daughter in law, brother Liam, sisters Geraldine Moya, Eileen, Deirdre and the late Margaret. Nephews, nieces, family circle and friends. 
 
Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to I.C.U. Craigavon Area Hospital C/o Digney Funeral Directors 7 Old Kenlis Street Banbridge.
POSTED By : DESTINATION NEWRY
Post Date : Mon 03 Jul 2017 08:54 AM

29th June 2017, Georgina Adair passed away eacefully at her home 12 Brooke Gardens, Banbridge. Georgina dearly loved wife of the late Hector Shields Adair and dear mum of Hector, Philip and Karen. 

 
Funeral Service in Holy Trinity Parish Church at 12 noon on Monday. Committal afterwards in Banbridge New Cemetery. 
 
House Strictly Private. 
 
No Flowers Please, Donations in lieu may be sent if desired to William Bell and Co. Funeral Directors 23 Kenlis Street, Banbridge, BT32 3LR for Chest Heart and Stroke N.I. 
 
Lovingly remembered by her sorrowing sons, daughter, daughters-in-law Ruth and Jackie, son-in-law Tony, grandchildren, great grandchildren, sisters, brothers and all the family circle.