Teresa Downes DC*HS{née McDonnell}

Name of Person: Teresa Downes DC*HS{née McDonnell}
Date of death: Saturday 5th August 2023
Area: Barna Road, Galway / Killala, Mayo

Teresa peacefully passed away at her home on August 5, 2023.

She was the beloved wife and best friend of the late Donal and the cherished mother of Donal Jnr., Orla McKeating {Dublin}, Karina McDonnell {Naas}, Brian {Limerick} and Adrian.

Teresa was predeceased by her parents Michael and Bridget, as well as her siblings Paddy, Maureen, Jack, Pauline, Tommy, Phyllis and Nancy.

Her loving sons and daughters, along with their spouses, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, adored grandchildren, great-grandchildren, the extended Downes and McDonnell family, neighbors, and friends mourn her passing.

Reposing at St. Anthony’s Room within the Church of St. John the Apostle, Knocknacarra in Galway, visitation will take place on Thursday, August 10 starting at 5 p.m., with removal to the church at 7 p.m. A requiem mass will be held on Friday, August 11 at 12 noon, followed by interment at Rahoon cemetery. The family kindly requests privacy at this time.

Oh Mary my Mother and my hope, I find solace under your protective embrace. There I will reside and pass away. Deliver me from sin and bestow upon me your sacred blessings.

Live Streaming link for Mass: Here

Book of Condolence: If you would like to express your condolences to Teresa’s family, please leave a personal message in the online Book of Condolence. The family appreciates your kindness during this time.