Burtonport mother dies after tragic fall in Greece

funeral pic

A WEST Donegal mother of two has died following a tragic accident while on holidays in Greece.

Ms Bernadette Donaghey, from Arlands, Burtonport and was is in her mid-forties, was in Greece for a family wedding.

It is believed Ms Donaghey fell down a flight of stairs around ten days ago, however, she later died in a local hospital from her injuries.


Police are treating it as a tragic accident.

Her remains will leave McGlynn’s Funeral Home, Chapel Road this evening (Wednesday) at 7.30 pm, going to her late residence.

Funeral Mass will be on Friday at 11am in St Mary’s Church, Kincasslagh, with burial afterwards in Belcruit Cemetery.



The woman, aged 43 years, was found in an apartment on William Street, Raphoe.

Eunan 'Busty' Blake was a dedicated football man who gave so much of his time to the club and...

A 21 year old forklift operator was killed in an accident in his workplace, Sean Ward Fish Exports in...


Donegal News is published by North West of Ireland Printing & Publishing Company Limited, trading as North-West News Group.
Registered in Northern Ireland, No. R0000576. St. Anne's Court, Letterkenny, County Donegal, Ireland