The article looks at Patrick Devenney and Margaret Sullivan. We will look into how the lives of the two family members and why the two died in that unfortunate manner.
Who was Patrick Devenney?
He is said to be a sportsperson.
The active sportsman died on Wednesday after a short illness.
He is from Newtowncunningham and that is where his body will be will repose.
Who was Margaret Sullivan?
Margaret Sullivan is the daughter of Patrick Devenney.
She was a coach at the Letterkenny Athletic Club Juvenile.
Margaret Sullivan was married to her husband Eugene.
She had Ethan and Molly as her children.
Her children were members of the Letterkenny Athletic Club Juvenile where she used to work as a coach.
A spokesperson from the Club said:
“There are no words. We are utterly devastated as a club and a Community to hear of the sad passing of our Juvenile Coach Mags (Margaret ) Sullivan (Devenney). May she rest in peace.
“Our Sympathy to her husband Eugene, our juvenile members Ethan and Molly and condolences to all the Devenney and Sullivan families at this sad time.
“May Margaret and her Dad Patrick R.I.P Please Keep them in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.”
Patrick Devenney and Margaret Sullivan death leaves community in shock.
The death of the father and her daughter has left the community(in Co Donegal) in shock.
Cllr Paul Canning, the local councillor for the Newtowncunningham area said the news had left the community in “disbelief”.
“It is with great sadness and disbelief that I am giving you all an update on the very sad and recent arrangements for Patrick (Satch) Devenney’s wake and funeral,”
“This [week] we learned of the sudden death of Margaret Sullivan (nee Devenney) may she rest in peace, (Patrick and Imelda’s daughter Margaret.)
“Patrick and his daughter Margaret will repose in the family home in Newtowncunningham. The wake today is strictly private. Our prayers are with the entire Devenney and Sullivan family.”
Patrick Devenney and Margaret Sullivan funeral.
The wake for the two is tonight 23rd September,2022. They will be buried in a joint funeral service this week.
The joint funeral will take place at 12:00 pm on Saturday, September 24. It will be at the All Saints Church, Newtowncunningham.
The service will be followed sharply by burial in the adjoining cemetery.