“No winter without a spring
And beyond the dark horizon
Our hearts will once more sing ….
For those who leave us for a while
Have only gone away
Out of a restless, care worn world
Into a brighter day”
John’s first anniversary will be observed on Friday March 17th at 9:30 am in The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Altmore. ________________________________________________________________________________________
The family of the late John Doran, Altmore, Pomeroy, would like to express our sincere and heartfelt gratitude to all our kind family, friends and neighbours who supported us during our recent bereavement. We are grateful to all those who attended wake and funeral, sent Mass cards, sympathy cards, letters and messages expressing their condolences, via telephone, social media, and those who donated to Marie Curie. We wish also to thank family who travelled long distances to be with us.
Our sincere gratitude to Fr.Moore, Fr McCann and Fr McVeigh for their pastoral care and to Fr Moore for celebrating John’s requiem mass, a beautiful tribute to John.
Thank-you to Marina and Christina for their beautiful singing and music. Thanks also to John’s carers, district nurses and Marie Curie nurses for all their help and dedication. We are truly indebted to you.
Thank-you to gravediggers and sacristan.
We would like to thank Kate McAleer funeral directors for efficient and dignified manner in carrying out funeral arrangements.
As it is not possible to thank everyone individually, please accept this acknowledgment as a small gesture of our sincere appreciation. The Holy Sacrifice of the mass will be offered for all your intentions. John’s months mind Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday 12th April 2022 at 7.30pm in The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Altmore.
Doran (Altmore) 15th March 2022, peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family, John. Dearly beloved husband of the very recently deceased Bernie (née Donaghy) RIP, cherished father to Jacqueline (Hanna) and father-in-law to Pat and doting grandad to John, Justine and Fergal. Much loved brother to Betty, Rose, Mary, Plunkett, Teresa, Eileen and the late Michael who died in infancy RIP.
John will repose at home 61 Altmore Road BT70 2UN until removal Thursday at 2:30pm for his Requiem Mass at 3pm in The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Altmore, interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Saint Anthony pray for him.
Very deeply regretted by his loving daughter, son-in-law, grandchildren, sisters, brother, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, entire family circle, neighbours and friends.
Donations in lieu of flowers please to Marie Curie via the link on this page.
Any inquiries to McAleer Bros Funeral Directors 07824 648742