Garvin's Funeral Service
Garvin's Funeral Service

Death Announcement

 

    Mervyn Conway

CONWAY – September 23, 2020 (peacefully) at Antrim Area Hospital, Mervyn,182 Leckagh Cottages, Killyfaddy Road, Magherafelt, dearly loved husband of Jennifer, much loved father of Jillian, Gareth and Jonny, dear father-in-law of Paul, loving grandfather of Lauren, Ben, Zach and Freya and dearest brother of Jim, Josephine and Beverly. Funeral service was held in Garvin’s Funeral Home on Saturday, September 26, followed by burial in First Magherafelt Presbyterian 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 by his Wife, Children and the entire Family Circle.

 

 

    John Black

BLACK – September 19, 2020 surrounded by his loving family after a long illness, John, 8 Muff Road, Moneymore, dearly beloved husband of Clare, loving and devoted father of Jayne and Amy, dear father-in-law of Chris and James and devoted granda of Freddie.  A Service of Thanksgiving was held in First Cookstown Presbyterian Church on Friday, September 25, followed by cremation at Roselawn Crematorium. Donations in memory, if desired, for Charis Cancer Care, Marie Curie and First Cookstown Presbyterian Church Building Fund, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP. Will always be loved and remembered by his Wife, Daughters, Sons-in-law, Grandson and the Entire Family Circle. “A heart of gold, a smiling face, someone special we cannot replace”.

 

 

   Trevor Duncan

DUNCAN – May 14, 2020 (peacefully), formerly of Moyola Terrace, Curran.  Trevor, much loved son of the late Bobbie and Mollie, dearly loved father of Melissa and Louise, dearest brother of Russell, Janice (Savage), Will, Leslie, Ronnie, Louise (Speirs), Alan and the late Bertie, loving partner of the late Nora and also a dear brother-in-law, uncle and grandfather. A private funeral service was held in St Swithin's Parish Church, Magherafelt on Saturday, September 12, followed by burial in Termoneeny Parish Churchyard, Knockloughrim.  Loving remembered by the entire Family Circle.  "Peace, perfect peace."

 

 

    Alan Evans

EVANS – September 5, 2020 (peacefully) after a long illness, Alan, 6 Manor Downs, Magherafelt, loving husband of Barbara, devoted father of Alanna and Angeline, dear father-in-law of Alastair and Jamie and a much loved granda of Jake. Funeral service was held in his home on Monday, September 7, followed by burial in Knockloughrim Presbyterian Churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Marie Curie, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by the entire Family Circle.  “Till we meet again”

 

EVANS – Alan.  Will always be fondly remembered by his brother Billy, sister-in-law Lisa and niece Sarah. 

 

 

    Peggy Watterson

WATTERSON (née Cole) – Called home August 31, 2020 (peacefully), Peggy, dearly beloved wife of the late Ivan, 23 Loves Road, Magherafelt, dearly loved mother of Gordon, loving mother-in-law of Jill, devoted granny of Alfie and Bella and dearest sister of the late Geordie. Funeral service was held in Union Road Presbyterian Church on Wednesday, September 2, followed by burial in Polepatrick Cemetery, Magherafelt. Donations in memory, if desired, for Union Road Presbyterian Church Building Fund, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by her Son, Daughter-in-law, Grandchildren and the entire Family Circle.  “Fear not, for I have redeemed thee, I have called thee by thy name; thou art mine” 

Isaiah 43 v 1

 

Union Road Presbyterian Church

WATTERSON – The Minister and Congregation of the above church deeply regret to learn of the passing of Mrs Peggy Watterson, mother of our highly esteemed fellow elder, Mr Gordon Watterson.  We want to assure Gordon, Jill, Alfie and Bella, alongside the rest of the family circle, of our love and prayerful support at this time. (And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the Lord’s holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ – Ephesians 3 v 17 – 19)

Minister - Rev David Leach on behalf of the Kirk Session and Congregation.

 

Dunamoney Bells Royal Blues L.O.L. 678

The Officers and Members of the above lodge are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Mrs Peggy Watterson, mother of Bro. Gordon Watterson and aunt of Bro. Junior Cole, our thoughts and prayers are with the Family Circle at this sad time.

W.M. Paul Kerr

Sec. James Artt

 

Magherafelt Branch of the Royal British Legion

WATTERSON - The Chairman, Officers and Comrades of Magherafelt Branch of the Royal British Legion are saddened to learn of the passing of our long time member and supporter Peggy, and wish to convey to her son Gordon our deepest sympathies and also our sincere condolences to her Family Circle.

Chairman, Derek Finlay

Secretary, John Gibson

 

Lisnamorrow Sons of Joshua R.B.P. 637

The Officers and Members of the above Preceptory deeply regret the passing of Mrs Peggy Watterson, mother of Sir Knight Gordon Watterson and tender their deepest sympathy to his immediate family and wider family circle at this sad time.

W.M. George Richardson

Reg. Ivan Hardy

 

 

    Richard Scott

SCOTT – August 19, 2020 (suddenly) as the result of an accident, Richard, 20 Shandon Park, Castledawson, dearly loved and devoted son of June and Harold, loving brother of Cherith and Jordan, dear brother-in-law of David and Zara, much loved grandson of Elizabeth and loving uncle of Tyler, Kai and Grayson. Funeral service was held in his home on Sunday, August 23, followed by burial in Polepatrick Cemetery, Magherafelt.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Air Ambulance NI and Lord Enniskillen Memorial Orange Society, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP. Will always be loved and remembered by his Mother, Father, Sister, Brother, the entire Family Circle and his many Friends.  “Until we meet again.” 

 

Dunamoney Flute Band  

SCOTT – The Officers and Members of the above band deeply regret the passing of their highly esteemed member, Richard and wish to convey their sincerest sympathies to his Mother June, Father Harold, Sister Cherith and Brother Jordan. “Safe in the arms of Jesus”  

Band Master G. Ewart

Band Sec. R. Love

 

Dunamoney Bells Royal Blues L.O.L. 678

The W.M. and Members of the above lodge are saddened to hear of the sudden passing of band member Richard Scott, our thoughts and prayers are with the family circle at this sad time.

W.M.  Paul Kerr

Sec.  James Artt

 

Ballyronan L.O.L. 120

The Officers and Brethren of the above named lodge deeply regret the sudden passing of Richard Scott, the son of Bro. Harold Scott and wish to extend their deepest sympathies to him and the entire family circle.

W.M.  G. Scott

Sec.  S. Wylie

 

 

     Mervyn  Averill

AVERILL – August 18, 2020 (suddenly) at his home, 37 Derramore Heights, Magherafelt.  Mervyn, dear husband of the late Sandra, loving and devoted father of Stacey-Anne and Richard, dearest brother of William, May, Anne, Rachel, Eric, Sandra, June, Beanie, Rhonda and the late Brownie and Rhoda, dear brother-in-law of Isobel (Sloan) and also a much loved uncle. Funeral service was held in Magherafelt Baptist Church on Saturday, August 22, followed by burial in Polepatrick Cemetery. Funeral service can be viewed, via Magherafelt Baptist Church Facebook page.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Air Ambulance NI, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Will be ever so sadly missed by his Daughter, Son, Sisters, Brothers and the entire Family Circle.  “The Lord is my Shepherd”

   

 

    Eileen Ritchie

RITCHIE (née Clarke) – August 11, 2020 (peacefully) at Brooklands Care Home, Magherafelt, Eileen (in her 99th year), formerly of Sandy Braes, Magherafelt.  Dearly beloved wife of the late Bertie, much loved mother of Roberta, Robin, Eileen and the late Clarke and Adrienne, also a dearly loved mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother and dearest sister of Kathleen (Jamison).  Funeral service was held in Garvin's Funeral Home on Friday, August 14, followed by burial in First Presbyterian Churchyard, Magherafelt.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Macmillan Nursing payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Will always be loved and remembered by her Children, all the Family Circle and her many Friends.  “The Lord’s my Shepherd”

 

 

    Ruth Young

YOUNG (née Booth) – Called home August 7, 2020 (peacefully) at Hospital, Ruth, 124 Aughrim Road, Magherafelt. Funeral service was held in Garvin's Funeral Home on Sunday, August 9, followed by burial in Woodschapel Parish Churchyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for The Dog’s Trust, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP. Lovingly remembered by her Family. ‘Forever with the Lord’.

 

 

    Anna Margaret Churchill

CHURCHILL (née Watson) – August 2, 2020 (peacefully) at home, Anna (in her 91st year) 79 Queens Avenue, Magherafelt, wife of the late Geoffrey, dearly loved mother of Linda and Karen, loving grandmother of Victoria, Richard, Christopher and Nicola, dear mother-in-law of Wilbert and Gary and dearest sister of Mary, Onagh, Doreen, Samuel and the late Bobby and Sheila.  Funeral service was held in St. Swithin's Parish Church, Magherafelt on Wednesday, August 5, followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard. Donations in memory, if desired, for Marie Curie and Macmillan Nursing Care, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Will always be loved and remembered by her Daughters and the entire Family Circle.  “The Lord’s my Shepherd”

 

 

    Pearl Artt

ARTT (née Rice) – July 31, 2020 (peacefully) at Drapersfield Care Home, Pearl, in her 93rd year, formerly of Windsor Place, Coagh. Dearly beloved wife of the late Charlie, loving and devoted mother of Lillian, Ronald and Vivienne, dear mother-in-law of James, Carol and Rodger and also a much loved grandmother and great-grandmother. Funeral service was held in St. Luke’s Parish Church, Tamlaght, Coagh on Sunday, August 2, followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard. Donations in memory, if desired, for Drapersfield Care Home Staff PPE Fund, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP. Will be ever so sadly missed by her Daughters, Son and entire Family Circle.

 

 

    Robert (Bobby) Evans   

EVANS – July 28, 2020 (peacefully) at home, 129 Moneynick Road, Randalstown, Robert (Bobby) in his 95th year, dearly beloved husband of the late Minnie, much loved father of Elizabeth (Coulter), Robert, Lorna, Linda (McComb) and the late David and Kenneth, dear father-in-law of Brian, Jean, Meg and Gary and also a loving grandfather and great-grandfather. Funeral service and burial were held in Duneane Presbyterian Churchyard on Friday, July 31. Donations in memory, if desired, for Air Ambulance NI, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by his Children, Grandchildren and the entire Family Circle.  “Until we meet again”

 

 

    David Forsythe

FORSYTHE – July 22, 2020 (suddenly at his home), 44 Donard Street, Belfast.  David Thomas, dearly loved father of Lesley, much loved son of Gordon and the late Helen, dearest brother of Rhonda, loving partner of Laura and also a dear uncle.  Funeral service was held in Garvin's Funeral Home on Saturday, July 25, followed by burial in Knockloughrim Presbyterian Churchyard. Donations in memory, if desired, for Knockloughrim   Presbyterian   Church   Funds, payable   to   Garvin’s   Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Deeply regretted by his Family and many Friends.  “The Lord is my Shepherd”

 

Ballyronan L.O.L. 120

FORSYTHE - The Officers and Brethren of the above named lodge deeply regret the sudden passing of their highly esteemed member, Bro. David Forsythe and wish to convey their heartfelt sympathies to his father Bro. Gordon Forsythe D.M. and the entire Forsythe Family Circle.

W.M. G. Scott

Sec. S. Wylie

 

 

    Gerard Devlin

DEVLIN (Hillhead, Castledawson) – July 16, 2020 (peacefully) Gerard R.I.P. 176 Hillhead Road, son of the late Barney and Peg, dearly loved special brother of Clare (McCusker), Joe, Anne (Scott), Kieran, Barry, Patricia (Kelly), Teresa and the late Hugh. Celebration of Mass of the Angels was held in St. John’s Church, Milltown on Saturday, July 18, followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Magherafelt Adult Centre, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  "May our special angel in heaven comfort, guide and protect his heartbroken family left behind." 

 

 

    Olive Horner

HORNER – July 3, 2020 (peacefully) at Drapersfield Care Home, Olive May, formerly of Ballyscullion Park, Bellaghy.  A private funeral service was held in Garvin's Funeral Home, Sunday July 5th, cremation then took place on Wednesday, July 8 at Roselawn Crematorium. Lovingly remembered by her sister Hazel and brother Reginald and the Mulholland Family Circle. 

 

 

    Mary Guy

GUY (née Dobbin) – July 2, 2020 (peacefully) at Brooklands Care Home, Magherafelt, Mary Elizabeth, formerly of Westland Road, Magherafelt. Dearly beloved wife of the late William, much loved mother of the late Billy, loving and devoted grandmother of Kelly-Ann and Linda and dearest great-grandmother of Lewis, Harris, George and Reuben. Funeral service was held in Garvin's Funeral Home on Saturday, July 4, followed by burial in First Presbyterian Churchyard, Magherafelt. Donations in memory, if desired, for Dementia Research NI, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP. Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle and her many friends. "The Lord is my Shepherd"

 

 

    Calum Anderson        

ANDERSON – July 2, 2020 (peacefully) at home, 21 Tulach Way, Magherafelt, Calum, aged 11 years, darling son of Robert and Amanda, loving brother of Rhys, Leah and Josh and dearly loved grandson of Keith and Caroline (McCracken) both of whom were so devoted to caring for Calum. Funeral service was held in Calum's home on Saturday, July 4, followed by burial in St. Swithin's Parish Churchyard, Magherafelt.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Community Nursing Care and Cerebral Palsy Research, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Will always be loved and remembered by his Mummy and Daddy, Granny and Grandas, Brothers and Sister, Aunts and Uncles and all his Cousins. “A ray of sunshine came and went. Our darling son was only lent.”

 

 

    Pat Murray

MURRAY (née McGrath) - June 27, 2020 passed away peacefully in hospital in England. Pat, R.I.P. formerly of Newbridge.  Beloved mother of Caroline, Patrick and Clement, daughter of the late Thomas and Mary McGrath.  Sadly missed by her family, sisters Anne, Teresa and Fiona, brother Tony, Tommy and the late John, sister-in-law, brother in-law and entire family circle. "Queen of the Holy Rosary pray for her"

 

 

    Jean Gamble

GAMBLE (née Boston) – June 25, 2020 at Causeway Hospital, Jean, 210 Windyhill Road, Coleraine, dearly loved wife of Bertie, beloved mother of Stephen and his partner Kim.  Cremation was held on Tuesday, June 30 in Roselawn Crematorium. Will be sadly missed by the entire Family Circle. 

 

 

    Gwen Weir

WEIR (née Forde) – June 22, 2020 (peacefully) at Antrim Area Hospital, Gwendoline May (Gwen), 22 Circular Road, Moneymore, dearly loved wife of the late Sammy, much loved mother of Christine (Clarke), Robert and Sherrie (Henson), dear mother-in-law of Sam, Stephanie and Patrick, loving grandmother of Stuart, Joseph, Bethany, Aoife and Megan and dearest sister of Louie, Ivor and the late Olive and Muriel. Funeral service was held in Garvin's Funeral Home on Wednesday, June 24, followed by burial in St. John's Parish Churchyard, Moneymore. Lovingly remembered by her Children, Grandchildren and the entire Family Circle.  “Peace, perfect peace”

 

 

  Sylvia Miller

MILLER (née Caskey) – Called home June 16, 2020 (peacefully), 230 Hillhead Road, Castledawson.  Sylvia, dearly loved wife of the late Stewarty, much loved mother of Stewart and dearest sister of George and Dorothy.  Funeral service and burial were held in Castledawson Presbyterian Churchyard on Thursday, June 18. Donations in memory, if desired, for cancer care payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP. Lovingly remembered by her Son, Brother, Sister and the entire family circle. “Redeemed”

 

 

    Sammy Wilson

WILSON – June 15, 2020 (peacefully) at Antrim Area Hospital, Samuel (Sammy) in his 90th year, 27 Parkview, Castledawson, dearly loved husband of Gretta, loving father of John, Ann, Kenny and David, dear father-in-law of Joan, Edmund, Gina and Andrea, much loved grandfather of Cheryl, Philip, Clifford, Denise, Jonathan, Zion and Harlow, loving great-grandfather of Lonan, Sam, Matthew, Sarah-Ann, Jonah and the late Ethan and dearest brother of Jim and the late Bobby.  Funeral service was held in Calvary Free Presbyterian Church, Magherafelt on Thursday, June 18, followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard. Donations in memory, if desired, for Macmillan Cancer Support and British Heart Foundation, 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”  Philippians 1 v 23

 

 

    Sandra Murphy

MURPHY – Called home June 14, 2020 (peacefully) at hospital.  Sandra, 38 Taylorstown Road, Toomebridge, dearly loved daughter of the late James and Nellie, dear sister of James, sister-in-law of Elizabeth, much loved aunt of Heather, Pamela and her husband Allister, Joanne and her husband Gareth and a great aunt of Jude, Jake, Lilyanna and Isaac. Funeral service and burial were held in Grange Presbyterian Churchyard on Wednesday, June 17.  Lovingly remembered by the entire family circle.  “With Christ, which is far better.” Philippians 1 v 23

 

 

    Margaret Brown

BROWN (née Kettyles) – June 14, 2020 (peacefully) at Moneymore Care Home, Margaret, in her 91st year, formerly of 8 Boyne Row, Castledawson, dearly loved wife of the late David Andrew, much loved mother of Irene, loving grandmother of David and his wife Leona and Laura and her husband Scott, dear great-grandmother of Lily, Harry and Sophie and dearest sister of Martha (Creighton), Ian and Dorothy.  Funeral Service was held in Garvin's Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 16 followed by burial in Castledawson Presbyterian Churchyard.  Donations in memory if desired, for Missionary work, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by her Daughter, Grandchildren and the entire Family Circle.  “I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith”  2 Timothy 4 v 7

 

 

    Maud Johnston

JOHNSTON (née Junk) – Called home, June 9, 2020 (peacefully) at Antrim Area Hospital, Maud (in her 101st year), 22 Ballymulligan Road, Magherafelt, dearly loved wife of the late Robert (Bobby), much loved mother of John and Robert, dear mother-in-law of Valerie and Voirrey, loving and devoted granny of Jillian, Judith and her husband Alan, James and his wife Emma and Sarah. Funeral service was held in Garvin's Funeral Home on Thursday, June 11, followed by burial in First Presbyterian Churchyard, Magherafelt. Donations in memory, if desired, for First Presbyterian Church Magherafelt Building Fund, payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Will be ever so sadly missed by her Sons, Daughters-in-law and Grandchildren.  “At home with the Lord”

 

Desertmartin and District Farming Group

JOHNSTON - The members of the above group would like to extend their deepest sympathies to their member, John Johnston and family circle on the death of his mother Maud.

Sec. Philip Palmer

 

 

    Anna McNicholl

McNICHOLL (née Fulton) – June 3, 2020 (peacefully) at Antrim Area Hospital after a short illness, Anna, 46A Annaghmore Road, Castledawson, dearly beloved wife of Trevor, much loved mother of Lynn and Ian, dear mother-in-law of Graham and Elaine, loving grandmother of Sam, Lucy, Adam, Luke and Hannah, loving daughter of Herbie and Doreen and dearest sister of Mervyn and Gladys.  Funeral service was held on Friday, June 5, followed by burial in Castledawson Presbyterian Churchyard. Donations in memory, if desired, for Macmillan Cancer Support and A.S.H.A. payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  “As for God, his way is perfect” Psalm 18 v 30

 

McNICHOLL – Anna, a dear sister-in-law and aunt.  Always loved and remembered by Irene and Brian, Gail and Tim, Neil and Laura and children Blake, Eva and Josh.  “I thank my God upon every remembrance of you” Philippians 1 v 3

 

McNICHOLL – Anna, dearest friend of Janet.  You will be very sadly missed. “Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord” Revelation 14 v 13

 

Aughrim Rose of Derry LOL 711

McNICHOLL – The W.M. and Brethren of the above lodge deeply regret the passing of Mrs Anna McNicholl, wife of Bro. Trevor McNicholl, daughter of Bro. Herbie Fulton and sister of Bro. Mervyn Fulton and extend their deepest sympathies to them and the entire Family Circle.

W.M.  W. Gilmour

 

Caleb’s Royal Line RBP 291

McNICHOLL – The W.M. and Sir Knights of the above preceptory deeply regret the passing of Mrs Anna McNicholl, wife of Sir Knight Trevor McNicholl and extend their deepest sympathy to him and the McNicholl Family Circle.

W.M.  Ryan Kennedy

 

 

    John Ramsey 

RAMSEY – June 1, 2020 (peacefully) at Marina Care Home, Ballyronan, John, 19 Aughagaskin Road, Magherafelt, dearly loved husband of Lily, much loved father of Verna and Trevor and dearest brother of May (Ferson), Bobby and George. Funeral service was held in Garvin's Funeral Home on Wednesday, June 3, followed by burial in First Presbyterian Churchyard, Magherafelt.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Marina Care Home Residents’ Comfort Fund payable to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  “God saw the road was getting rough, the hills were getting hard to climb.  He gently closed those loving eyes and whispered, peace be thine”

 

 

    Doreen Reeves

REEVES (née Bell) – May 26, 2020 (peacefully) at home with family in Antrim, Doreen, loved wife of John, dearest mother of Lynsey and Andrew, mother-in-law of Eamonn and darling Nana of Erin.  Funeral service and burial were held on Friday, May 29 in Sixmile Cemetery,  Antrim.  Lovingly remembered.

 

REEVES (née Bell), Doreen, dear sister of Noel, Mabel Miller and Norma Garvin. Will be very sadly missed by the family circle.  Bellaghy and Castledawson.  ‘With Christ, which is far better’ Philippians 1 v 23

 

 

    Trevor Duncan

DUNCAN – May 14, 2020 (peacefully), formerly of Moyola Terrace, Curran.  Trevor, much loved son of the late Bobbie and Mollie, dearest brother of Russell, Janice (Savage), Will, Leslie, Ronnie, Louise (Speirs), Alan and the late Bertie, loving partner of Nora and also a dear brother in-law, uncle, father and grandfather. Loving remembered by the entire family circle.  "Peace, perfect peace."

 

 

    Henrietta (Hetty) McKee

McKEE (née Ewart) – May 9, 2020 (peacefully) at Antrim Area Hospital, Marion Henrietta (Hetty), much loved wife of the late Edgar, 20 Bellshill Road, Castledawson, dearly loved mother of David and Drew, loving mother-in-law of Elaine, devoted grandmother of Kelly and her husband Andrew, great-grandmother of Olivia and dearest sister of Margaret, Winnie and the late Samuel, Eileen and May.  Funeral service was held in Garvin's Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 13, followed by cremation at Roselawn Crematorium.  Donations in memory, if desired, for British Lung Foundation, payable by post or online payment to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by her Sons and the entire Family Circle.

 

 

    Elizabeth Weir

Weir (née Dawson) – April 29, 2020 (peacefully) at Marina Care Home, Ballyronan, Elizabeth, dearly loved wife of the late Victor, 36 Toberhead Road, Curran, much loved mother of Alan, Trevor, Derek and Joanne, dear mother-in-law of Jackie, Lorraine, Sandra and Mark and also a loving grandmother. Funeral Service was held in Calvary Free Presbyterian Church, Magherafelt on Friday, May 1, followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Alzheimer’s Society, payable by post or online payment to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Will be ever so sadly missed by her Children, Grandchildren and the entire Family Circle.  “Absent from the body, present with the Lord.”  2 Corinthians 5 v 8

 

 

    Jack Seffen

SEFFEN – April 28, 2020 (peacefully) at Antrim Area Hospital, John James (Jack), formerly of 45 Elm Park, Moneymore, dearly loved brother of Bobby, Sammy, William, Alfie, Gary and the late Tommy and Florence (Dietie) and also a dear brother-in-law, uncle and great-uncle.  Funeral service and burial were held in St. John's Parish Churchyard, Moneymore on Friday, May 1. For a Watsapp recording of the funeral service, please contact the Rector of the Parish on 07368103296. Donations in memory, if desired, for Antrim Area Hospital PPE Fund, payable by post or online payment to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Deeply regretted by the entire Family Circle.

 

 

    Matt Hyndman

HYNDMAN – April 22, 2020 (peacefully) at Antrim Area Hospital, Matthew (Matt) in his 91st year, 4 Brennan Court, Magherafelt, much loved husband of the late Roberta, dearly loved father of Allen and Mervyn, dearest father-in-law of Geraldine and Irene, loving grandfather of Timothy, Jacqui, Steven, Julie and Kyle and also a much loved great-grandfather of Sophie, Jacob, Bobby and Maisie.  Funeral service was held on Sunday, April 26 in Garvin's Funeral Home, followed by burial in Maghera Presbyterian Churchyard. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Donations in memory, if desired, for NI Hospice payable by post or online payment to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Will be ever so sadly missed by his Sons, Daughters-in-law and the entire Family Circle.  “Thou shalt be missed because thy seat will be empty” 1 Samuel 20 v 18

 

HYNDMAN – The Elders, Committee and Congregation of Saltersland Presbyterian Church deeply regret to learn of the death of their Clerk of Session, Mr Matt Hyndman and wish to convey their sincerest sympathies to his Sons, Allen and Mervyn and the entire Family Circle.  “Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints” Psalm 116 v 15

Convenor, Rev Glen Jordan

Sec., Mr Alex Adair

 

 

    Richard (Dick) Johnston

JOHNSTON (Ballynagarve) – April 22, 2020 (peacefully) at Antrim Area Hospital, Richard Joseph (Dick) R.I.P. 93A Ballynagarve Road, Magherafelt, dearly loved husband of Philomena and also a much loved brother-in-law, uncle and great-uncle. Funeral left Garvin's Funeral Home on Saturday, April 25 for service and interment in St. Trea's Cemetery, Newbridge.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Dementia NI, payable by post or online payment to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by his Wife and the entire Family Circle.  "Our Lady of Knock pray for him."

 

 

    Tommy Dawson

DAWSON – April 16, 2020 (peacefully) at Marina Care Home, Ballyronan, Thomas (Tommy) dearly beloved husband of the late Osborne, 262 Hillhead Terrace, Castledawson, much loved father of Thomas, Richard, Margaret, Stephen and Philip, also a dear father-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather and dearest brother of Elizabeth (Weir). Funeral service was held on Saturday,  April 18 in Garvin's Funeral Home, followed by burial in Christ Church Castledawson Churchyard. Donations in memory, if desired, for Marina Care Home Staff Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), payable by post or online payment to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by his Children and the entire Family Circle.

 

 

    Robert Menary

MENARY – April 13, 2020 (peacefully) at Moneymore Nursing Home, Robert Henry (Bobby), much loved husband of Heather, 3 Meadowell Fold, Magherafelt, formerly of Dunmore Crescent, Cookstown. Funeral service was held in Garvin's Funeral Home on Wednesday, April 15, followed by burial in Cookstown Cemetery.  Donations in memory, if desired, for NI Chest, Heart and Stroke and Dementia NI, payable by post or online payment to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP. “Peace, perfect peace”.

 

 

    Jacqueline Hill

HILL (née Hueston) – April 7, 2020 (suddenly) at her home, 39 Ashbourne, Castledawson, Jacqueline, dear wife of Stephen, loving mother of Kingsley and sister of Ann and the late Thomas and Robert.  Funeral service was held in Garvin's Funeral Home on Friday, April 10th, followed by burial in Castledawson Presbyterian Churchyard. Donations in memory, if desired, for RSPCA, payable by post or online payment to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Lovingly remembered by the entire Family Circle.

 

    Silas Forde

FORDE – April 2, 2020 (peacefully) at his home, 84 Leckagh Drive, Magherafelt, Silas, dearly loved husband of Gladys, much loved father of Samantha and her partner Matty and Stacey and her partner Seany, loving grandfather of Duke, Lexi, Delilah and Daisy and dearest brother of Ronnie, Henry and the late William, Jim and Olive. Funeral service and burial were held in Polepatrick Cemetery, Magherafelt on Saturday, April 4.  Donations in memory, if desired, for Marie Curie Nursing, payable by post or online payment to Garvin’s Funeral Service (Donations A/c), 15 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6BP.  Will be ever so sadly missed by his Wife, Children and the entire Family Circle.  “At home with the Lord”

 

 

 

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