Castleknock College Union

John McGinley, class '64

Aug 21, 2023
John McGinley, class '64 -

The Union was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of John McGinley (class '64), brother of Patrick (class '68) and the late Denis (class '67).

The death has taken place in Altnagelvin Hospital of John Mc Ginley, Ardravan House, Swilly Road, Buncrana. Beloved husband of Maeve, son of the late Jack and Agnes Mc Ginley RIP and dear brother of Patricia(lynch), Oonagh(Philips), Patrick, sister in law Jean and the late Denis and Rosemary RIP. Sadly missed by his nieces, nephews, family circle and friends.

Remains reposing at his residence from 8pm this evening Monday 7th, Funeral from there on Wednesday 9th of August at 9:30 going to St. Mary’s Oratory for 10 O'clock requiem mass with burial afterwards in cockhill cemetery.

House Private from 10 p.m until 10 a.m, family flowers only donations in lieu to the Irish Lung Fibrosis Association c/o any family member.

Funeral mass can be viewed online at

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