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It is with great sadness that we inform you of the death of Fr John Downey, RIP. Please pray for the happy repose of his soul as we thank the Lord for his many years of devoted service as a priest in our parish.

Funeral arrangements are as follows:

Fr Downey's remains will be removed to St. Eugene's Church, Moneyneena on Wednesday morning for Mass at 11.00 am where he will lie in repose until the recitation of The Rosary at 9.00 pm.

Requiem Mass and Office for the Dead at 12.00 noon on Thursday 21 September followed by interment in the City Cemetery, Derry.

Our Lady of Fatima intercede for him.

May he rest in peace.

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