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Mary ARMSTRONG


ARMSTRONG - April 16, 2014 (peacefully) at Moneymore Care Home, Miriam Isabel (Mary) wife of the late Willie Hugh, 50 Mawillian Road, Coagh and dear mother of Martha, Irene, Hugo, Rosemary and Valerie.  Funeral leaving her home on Friday, April 18, at 1.30 pm to Coagh Presbyterian Church for service on arrival followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu, if desired, for Osteoporosis Research payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle.





   
Stephen BROWN


BROWN  -  April 12, 2014 (suddenly) Stephen William, dearly loved husband of Glynis, 18 Lurganagoose Road, Knockloughrim, dear father of Jamie, Chloe and Adam, step-father of Arlene, much loved son of Dermot and Wendy Brown and brother of David, Derek and Michelle.  Funeral took place from his home on Tuesday, April 15, to Polepatrick Cemetery, Magherafelt for burial.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Royal British Legion payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP. Lovingly remembered.  

BROWN - Stephen.  Lovingly remembered by Granny Riches (Magherafelt), aunts, uncles and the wider family circle at home and abroad.  "Safe in the arms of Jesus"





   
Renee BOOTH


BOOTH  -  April 8, 2014 (peacefully) at her home, 18 Leckagh Walk, Magherafelt, Renee, loved wife of Adrian and dear mother of Fiona, Romola and Yasmind.  Funeral took place from her home on Thursday, April 10, to St Swithin's Church for service followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle.




   
Peggy MURRAY


MURRAY - April 8, 2014 at her home, Woodschapel Rectory, 140 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, Margaret (Peggy), wife of the late Sidney.  Funeral service was held in Magheradroll Parish Church, Ballynahinch on Thursday, April 10, followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Magheradroll Parish Church Building Fund payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by her son John, daughter-in-law Ruth, grandsons James and Richard and family circle.

MURRAY - Margaret (Peggy).  The Select Vestry and Parishioners of Woodschapel Parish Church deeply regret the death of Mrs Murray, dear mother of John, mother-in-law of their esteemed Rector, The Rev Ruth Murray, and tender their sincere sympathy to the Murray family.
Rae Patterson, Hon Sec





   
Josephine SLOSS


SLOSS - April 7, 2014 (suddenly) at her home, 5 Mullagh Court, Maghera, Florence Josephine, wife of the late William, dear mother of John, mother-in-law of Valerie, devoted granny of Barbara, William, Caroline and her husband Mark and great-grandmother of James.  Funeral service was held in Maghera Presbyterian Church on Wednesday, April 9, followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Maghera Presbyterian Church Missionary Funds payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle.  'With Christ, which is far better'

SLOSS (née Bruce) - Florence Josephine, dear sister of Hugh, Johnny, Norman and Sadie (deceased), sister-in-law of Annie (deceased), Joseen and Evelyn also a very dear aunt.  Always remembered.  'Safe in the arms of Jesus'




   
Sonnie McINTYRE


McINTYRE - April 5, 2014 (peacefully) at Antrim Hospital, Robert (Sonnie), much loved husband of Regina, 244 Hillhead Road, Castledawson, dear father of Bertie, Irene, Rae and Doreen, father-in-law of Barbara, Mervyn, William and Nigel and a loving grandfather and great-grandfather.  Funeral took place from his home on Tuesday, April 8, to Knockloughrim Presbyterian Church for service followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard. Donations in memory, if desired, for Friends of MS payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle.  'Safe in the arms of Jesus' 

McINTYRE - The Officers and Members of Castledawson LOL 96 deeply regret the passing of their esteemed member, Bro Robert (Sonnie) McIntyre and tender their deepest sympathy to the family.
R Cochrane, WM         
K Quigley, Sec




     Jim SLOAN


SLOAN - April 4, 2014 (after a short illness) at Antrim Hospital, William James (Jim), 5 Hillside Cottages, Desertmartin, loved husband of the late Anne, dear father of Sandra and Isobel, grandfather of Stacey-Anne and Richard and father-in-law of Mervyn.  Funeral took place from his home on Sunday, April 6, for service in Calvary Free Presbyterian Church followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for British Lung Foundation, payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c).  Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle.  "The Lord is my Shepherd".




   
Leslie MITCHELL


MITCHELL - March 29, 2014 (suddenly) at his home, 18 Beechland Road, Magherafelt, Leslie John, loved husband of Sandra, dear father of Richard and Karl, loved son of Willie John and Yvonne and brother of Mervyn and Alison.  Funeral took place from Garvin's Funeral Home, Magherafelt on Wednesday, April 2, for service in Innisrush Parish Church followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Innisrush Parish Church funds payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c).  Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle.
 
MITCHELL - Leslie.  The Members of Truckers for Charity wish to extend sincere condolences to fellow member, Richard, on the sudden death of his father.




   
Brian DALE


DALE  -  March 22, 2014, at his home, 20 Hazelbrook, Magherafelt, Brian, much loved son of Christine and the late William, dear brother of David, Joanne and the late Stephen.  Burial took place in Polepatrick Cemetery on Monday, March 24, followed by a service of thanksgiving in Magherafelt Baptist Church.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Macmillan Unit, Antrim Hospital payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle.  'The Lord gave, and the Lord hath taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord'





   
Eileen MENARY


MENARY  -  March 18, 2014 at Milesian Manor, Magherafelt, Eileen, wife of the late Herbert, 29 Millburn Street, Cookstown, dear mother of Howard and Norman and a much loved grandmother.  Funeral service was held in Derryloran Parish Church, Cookstown on Thursday, March 20, followed by burial in Cookstown Cemetery.  Donations in memory, if desired, for NI Chest, Heart & Stroke payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle.

MENARY - March 18, 2014, Eileen.  Always remembered by her granddaughter Jill, husband Bryan and great-grandchildren Matthew and Lewis.




   
Lena WYLIE


WYLIE (née Wilson)  -  March 17, 2014 (peacefully) at Milesian Manor, Lena, aged 102 years, beloved wife of the late Alfred, Parkmore Heights, Magherafelt, loving mother of Derick, Robert-John, Gladys, Brian and Eileen, mother-in-law of Stella, Rose, Rhoda and Eddie and a loving grandmother, great-grandmother and great great grandmother.  Funeral service was held in St Swithin's Church, Magherafelt on Wednesday, March 19, followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Patients' comfort, Milesian Manor payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle at home and New Zealand.  'With Christ, which is far better'  Phil 1 v 23 

WYLIE, Lena, passed away peacefully on 17th March, 2014.  Those we love don't go away. They walk beside us every day. Unseen, unheard, but always near.  Still loved, still missed and very dear.  From her daughter Eileen, son-in-law Eddie, granddaughter Elaine and her family, New Zealand.

WYLIE, Lena, passed away peacefully on 17th March, 2014.  Lovingly remembered by her son Robert, daughter-in-law Rosalie and their families, New Zealand. "The Lord is my Shepherd"

WYLIE, Lena, passed away peacefully on 17th March, 2014.  Granny we will miss you.  Linda, Graham, Luke and Morgan, Karen, Amy and Mark, Kenneth, Orna and Maisy.  "June opens all the roses"




  
  Ronnie McREYNOLDS

McREYNOLDS - March 9, 2014 at Antrim Hospital, William Ronald Stanley (Ronnie),  formerly of Kingsmills, Stewartstown and latterly Brooklands Nursing Home, Magherafelt, dear father of Daron, Rohan and Nicola and grandfather of Chloe, Hannah and Rohan (Jnr).  Funeral service was held in St Andrew's Church, Ardtrea on Tuesday, March 11, followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for St Andrew's Church payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered.  "Safe in the arms of Jesus"




   
Anna CAMPBELL

CAMPBELL  -  February 7, 2014 (peacefully) at Antrim Hospital, Anna, dearly loved wife of Arthur, 23 Beechland Road, Magherafelt, much loved mother of Barbara and Edwin.  Funeral took place from Garvin's Funeral Home, 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP on Monday, February 10, to St Swithin's Church for service followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Macmillan Cancer Support payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c).  Lovingly remembered by the entire family.




   
Violet FERGUSON

FERGUSON  -  February 7, 2014 (peacefully) at Craigavon Hospital, Violet, wife of the late Jonathan, 1 Sans Souci, Curglasson, Stewartstown, loving mother of Billy, Jim, Gordon and Neville, and mother-in-law of Eileen, Sylvia, Beverly and Yvonne.  Funeral service was held in First Stewartstown Presbyterian Church on Sunday, February 9, followed by burial in West Street graveyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for R.N.I.B. payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by all the family.




   
Gillian CHAPMAN

CHAPMAN  -  February 6, 2014 (suddenly) at Antrim Hospital, Gillian, precious daughter of Jack and Maisie, 21 Coolshinney Close, Magherafelt, special sister of Diane, sister-in-law of David and auntie of Matt and Sam.  Funeral service was held in First Presbyterian Church, Magherafelt on Saturday, February 8, followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Kilronan Special School payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered and will be sadly missed by her sorrowing family and family circle.

CHAPMAN - Gillian.  Affectionately remembered by her aunties, Kathleen Cummings and Maureen Loughrey, uncles George, Ivan and Desmond Campbell and their families.





    Nellie McWILLIAMS

McWILLIAMS  -  February 3, 2014 (suddenly) at her home, 35 Moyola Avenue, Castledawson, Eleanor (Nellie), dearly loved wife of Billy and loving mother of Heather, Shirley and Karen.  Funeral service was held in Christ Church, Castledawson on Thursday, February 6, followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for British Heart Foundation payable to Garvin's Funeral Service, (Donations A/c) 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered.




    Barry (Snowy) EVANS

EVANS - February 2, 2014 (suddenly) whilst working in Scotland, Barry James (Snowy), dearly loved son of Bernadette and the late Winston, 3 Ballymoughan Road, Magherafelt, dear brother of Julie-Ann, Mark and Adele and boyfriend of Joanne. Funeral took place from his home on Sunday, February 9, to St Swithin's Church, Magherafelt for service followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for St Swithin's Church payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered.




   
Gladys LENNOX

LENNOX -  February 1, 2014 (peacefully) at Macmillan Unit, Antrim Hospital, Gladys, loved wife of Billy, 44 Annaghmore Road, Castledawson, dear mother of Wesley, Sharon and Rodney, mother-in-law of Liz, David and Donna, devoted granny of Matthew, Jack, Kyle, Emma, Jade and Aaron, sister of Ethne and sister-in-law of Maurice. Funeral took place from her home on Monday, February 3, to Christ Church, Castledawson for service followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Cancer Research, payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle.    




   
Eric SCOTT

 SCOTT - January 28, 2014 (suddenly) whilst in London, Eric, loved son of Jim and Jean, 25 Moneyhaw Road, Moneymore, dear father of Emma, Alexander, Gayle, Jason and Leah, 34 Fairlea Heights, Moneymore and brother of Sidney, Rodney and David.  Funeral took place from his parents' home on Thursday, February 6, to First Presbyterian Church, Moneymore for service followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Mid-Ulster Vintage Vehicle Club's chosen charity: Huntington's Disease Association payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.   Lovingly remembered.

                                               Ballyneal LOL 495
SCOTT - The Officers and Members deeply regret the sudden passing of their esteemed member, Bro Eric Scott and tender their deepest sympathy to the family.
E Davis, WM




   
Richard HAMILTON

HAMILTON  -  January 22, 2014, at his home, 18 Garrison Road, Knockloughrim, Magherafelt, Richard William, loved husband of Caroline, dear father of Valerie, brother of Elizabeth, Jackie and the late Netty and Isaac.  Funeral service was held in his home on Friday, January 24, followed by burial in Termoneeny Parish Churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Termoneeny Parish Church payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle. 




   
Sylvia TAYLOR

TAYLOR  -  January 13, 2014 (peacefully) at her home, 'Hillcrest', 24 Tobermore Road, Draperstown, Sylvia, beloved wife of Maurice, much loved mother of Dorothy, Margaret, Linda, Jayne and Joseph, mother-in-law of Ivan, James, Steve, Nigel and Pauline, grandmother of Catherine, Jill, Michael, Peter, Andrew, Mark, Jonathan, Sam, Jack and Rosie and great-grandmother of Sophia.  Funeral took place from her home on Wednesday, January 15, to Draperstown Presbyterian Church for service followed by the committal in St Columba's Ballynascreen.  Donations in memory, if desired, to St Columba's Church Building Fund, Ballynascreen payable to Garvin's Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered and sadly missed.

TAYLOR - Sylvia.  The Rector, Select Vestry and Parishioners of St Columba's Parish Church, Draperstown, deeply regret the death of their esteemed member of the Select Vestry and offer their prayerful sympathy to her husband and family circle.
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