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CLINTON, Máire (née Shiels) – Glassagh, Fanad, peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Letterkenny University Hospital. Pre-deceased by her husband Eamonn; brothers Dorby and John; sister Margaret Friel; nieces Áine Friel and Sheila Friel; nephew Seamus O’Brien.

Deeply regretted by her daughter Ann Marie Poole; sons Martin and Seamus; her loving grandchildren Casey, Ciarán, Órla and Éamonn. Sadly missed by her brothers Danny and Brendan; sisters Bridget McAteer, Sally Gallagher, Grace O’Brien, Angela Blaney, Kate Sweeney; son-in-law Geoff Poole; daughter-in-law Louise Moran, her extended family, neighbours and large circle of friends.

May she Rest in Peace


Máire’s remains will repose at her late residence from 10.30 am on Thursday, 19th January. Rosary at 8 pm. Requiem Mass will be held at St. Mary’s Church, Fanavolty at 1 pm on Friday, 20th January, followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard. The Requiem Mass can be viewed live via the St. Mary’s Fanavolty and St. Columba’s Massmount Facebook page

House private on the morning of the funeral.

Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Fanad Day Centre, c/o any family member or McAteer Funeral Directors.

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