Deaths in the community

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Gloria Emma (emsie)


The death has occurred of Gloria Simpson, who passed away peacefully on October 20.

Late of Waringstown, Gloria was the beloved wife of Jim and much loved mother of Gregory, Jason and Deborah.

Her funeral took place in Magheralin Parish Church on Friday, followed by interment in adjoining churchyard.

Donations, if desired, may be made for Macmillan Cancer Support c/o Malcomsons Funeral Service, 7 Robert Street, Lurgan.

Gloria will be lovingly remembered by her sorrowing husband, sons, daughter, daughter -in-law Debbie, son-in–law Billy, grandchildren and entire family circle.

Elizabeth McKinley

Elizabeth McKinley passed away on October 21.

Late of Lurgan, Elizabeth was the dearly loved wife of Victor and beloved mother of Lesley-Anne and John.

Her funeral was held in Malcomsons Funeral Home on Friday, followed by interment in Magheralin Parish Churchyard.

Donations, if desired, may be made for Macmillan Cancer Support c/o Malcomsons Funeral Service.

Deeply regretted by her sorrowing husband, daughter, son, son-in-law Stephen, granddaughter Victoria and husband Gary, grandson Stephen and family circle.

Winnie McCaffEry

Winnie McCaffery passed away on October 22, peacefully at the Southern Area Hospice.

Late of Lurgan, Winnie was the dearly beloved daughter of the late Frank and Ellen, much loved sister of Phil and beloved sister-in-law of Paddy.

Requiem Mass was held in St Peter’s Church on Saturday, with interment afterwards in St Colman’s Cemetery.

Very deeply regretted by her loving sister, brother-in-law and family circle in Dungannon, Omeath, Scotland and America.

Joseph Orr

Joseph Orr, died on October 23 at hospital.

Joseph was the husband of Violet and beloved father of Jacqueline, father-in-law of Philip and grandfather of Louise, Peter, Sarah, Sophie and Anna.

His funeral was held on Monday in Lurgan Free Presbyterian Church, followed by interment in Lurgan Cemetery.

Donations may be made for Lurgan Free Presbyterian Church Missionary Board c/o Malcomsons Funeral Service.

Lovingly remembered by the family circle.

Nathan Phillips

The death has occurred of Nathan Phillips, who passed away at his home on October 24.

Late of the Bannfoot Road, Nathan’s funeral took place in Ardmore Parish Church on Monday. He was interred afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.

Deeply regretted.