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HANNIGAN, Phoncie – peacefully at his late residence. Pre-deceased by brother Martin; sister Celine.

Deeply regretted by devoted wife Ruth (née Wallace); sorely missed by children Ross, Simon and Kirsty (Killyverry) and Lee (Castlefin); daughters-in-law, Emma Louise, Ellen and Kimberly; grandchildren, Sofia, Ava and Rowan; fondly remembered by brother Joe (Killea); sisters Dolores (Lifford) and Geraldine (Drumardagh), extended family members, neighbours, and good friends.

Eternal Rest on his Soul


Phoncie’s remains will repose at his late residence from 12 noon tomorrow, Friday, 27th January. Funeral from there on Saturday for Requiem Mass in All Saints Church, Newtowcunnigham at 1pm, followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Funeral Mass can be viewed live on

Family flowers only, donations if desired to the Donegal Hospice, c/o any family member or directly by using the following link: (

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