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O’CONNELL, Ruth – Ettrick House, Main Street, Bundoran, Co. Donegal, 4th February 2023, peacefully surrounded by her loving family at home. Beloved wife of the late Sean.

Deeply regretted by her loving family sons John and David; daughters Mairead and Mary Clare; sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, beloved grandchildren, nieces, nephews and all her many relatives, neighbours and friends.

May Ruth Rest in Eternal Peace


Reposing at the family home on Sunday, 5th February from 12 noon to 3 pm and from 5 pm to 8 pm. Removal from the family home on Monday morning, 6th February at 11.30 am to arrive at the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St. Ninnidh’s Cemetery, Newtown, Bundoran. Ruth’s Funeral Mass can be viewed live on

House private at all other times please.

Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Ruth to the Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland, c/o donation box at family home / church or by post to Donal Breslin at Breslin’s Funeral Home, Bundoran.

Condolences to the O’Connell family can be left in private at or below.


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