Mother of Daniel O'Donnell dies

Published Sunday, 18 May 2014
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Irish singer Daniel O'Donnell has announced the death of his mother Julia.

Mother of Daniel O'Donnell dies
The singer posted the news on his website on Sunday morning. (© WENN)

He posted on his website to say the 94-year-old had passed away peacefully at Dungloe Community Hospital in Co Donegal on Sunday morning, surrounded by family.

The post, titled "rest in peace Mam", went on: "It is with great sadness that we have to announce that our dear mother Julia passed away peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Dungloe hospital surrounded by all her family on Sunday 18th May at 3.50am.

"My siblings John, Margaret, Kathleen, James and myself would like to thank you all for the kindness you have shown to her down through the years.

"May her gentle soul rest in peace."

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MARGARET NOONE in WESTHEAD, LANCASHIRE. wrote (71 days ago):
THINKING OF YOU ALL AT THIS VERY SAD TIME. JULIA WAS A CHARMING LADY AND DANIEL WILL ALWAYS REMAIN HER EXEMPLARY SON. MAY SHE REST IN PEACE. XXX.
Gerald in Coleraine wrote (71 days ago):
Sincere condolences to Daniel, Margo and Family Circle. May your beloved and loving Mother rest in eternal peace. Every blessing to you all at this very sad and difficult time.
Thomas & Paula Graham in Drogheda wrote (73 days ago):
God bless your Mother may she rest in peace she was a lovely lady
mary magee in brantry dungannon co tyrone wrote (73 days ago):
rip julia thinking off you all at this very sad time xx
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