Gallagher Celine, nee Rafferty (Dromore, Co Tyrone) formerly of 63 Longhill Road, Dromore BT78 3LB died peacefully at the South West Acute Hospital surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday 27th September. Beloved wife of the late Cathal. Treasured mother of Maura O’Rawe (the late Richard). Loving and devoted grandmother to Luke, Seán, Conor and Mary-Kate. Cherished sister of Betty McKenny and the late Maura, Francis, Patsy, Tommy, Roisin McMullan and Stephen, sister in law to Josephine Breen and Mary Gallagher. Celine will be reposing in her late residence from 8.30pm on Wednesday 28th September 2022. Celine will leave her late residence at 1.30pm on Friday 30th September for 2pm (please note amended time) requiem Mass in St Davog’s Church Dromore, followed by her burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please, with donations in lieu kindly accepted for Aware NI c/o McAtee Funeral Directors. For those who wish to show a presence along the funeral route, Celine will travel from the Longhill Road, along the Tummery Road, Church Street, Main Street and the Omagh Road, to arrive at St Davogs Church for 1.50pm. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by her loving daughter, grandchildren, sister, sisters in law, nephews, nieces and entire family circle. Our Lady pray for her.

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16 Messages of condolence on The death has occurred of Celine Gallagher, Dromore, Co Tyrone.

  1. Pat, Seamus McCusker, Sheila (USA)
    September 29, 2022 at 02:52 (12 months ago)

    Dear Maura, Luke, Conor, Sean and Mary Kate and Betty,
    I was so sorry to hear about Celine. Our thoughts are with all of you during this sad time. I will never forget her. We have written to each other for the last 45 years. I never wanted to loose contact with our family in Ireland and Celine made sure of that. We are glad that we were able to meet again after so many years. Rest In Peace Celine.

  2. Roisin Gillan
    September 29, 2022 at 00:51 (12 months ago)

    Maura my prayers and thoughts are with you at this at this sad time.

  3. sheena forde
    September 28, 2022 at 21:04 (12 months ago)

    Rest In Peace, Celine.. our thoughts are with Maura , Luke, Sean, Conor and Mary-Kate. Condolences on the loss of such a lovely, gentle, special lady. So sorry that we are abroad hence we cannot be with you for Celine’s funeral but we look forward to seeing you soon and reminiscing on happier times. With love , Sheena & Geoff

    September 28, 2022 at 13:43 (12 months ago)


  5. Jimmy and Patricia Law
    September 28, 2022 at 13:34 (12 months ago)

    My sincere sympathy to the family for your loss.

  6. Kevin and Cindy (McKenny)
    September 28, 2022 at 11:41 (12 months ago)

    So sad to learn of the sad loss of Auntie Celine, a very sweet and kind lady. Our sincere condolences to Maura, my mum (Betty) and all her family and friends. She will be sadly missed.

  7. Eileen and Jim Mc Neela
    September 28, 2022 at 11:35 (12 months ago)

    Condolences to the Gallagher and Rafferty family on the death of Celene.May she rest in peace.

  8. Geraldie mc Dermott
    September 28, 2022 at 09:32 (12 months ago)

    Rest in peace Celine.. thinking of Betty at this sad time 🙏

  9. Liam & Andrea (McKenny)
    September 28, 2022 at 06:42 (12 months ago)

    Rest in peace Auntie Celine. So sorry for your loss Maura and family. Lots of love and beat wishes at this sad time.

  10. Greg & Lara Mc Mullan
    September 27, 2022 at 22:52 (12 months ago)

    Sorry for your loss condolences to all the family

  11. Treasa
    September 27, 2022 at 22:35 (12 months ago)

    Soo sorry too hear bout celine thoughts & prayers till all the family R.i.p celine 🙏

  12. Treasa Mc Elholm
    September 27, 2022 at 22:32 (12 months ago)

    Aww soo sorry too hear bout celine thoughts & prayers R.i.p celine 🙏

  13. Monica Morris
    September 27, 2022 at 22:20 (12 months ago)

    So sorry to hear of Celine’s passing. May she Rest In Peace.

  14. Colette Rodgers
    September 27, 2022 at 22:08 (12 months ago)

    I am so sorry for your loss Maura, Luke, Conor, Sean & Mary Kate. Celine will be sorely missed. Thoughts & Prayers are with you all. Your Mum/Grandma will fly high with the angles.
    May Celine Rest In Peace.

  15. Patricia Mc Aleer
    September 27, 2022 at 21:50 (12 months ago)

    Maura I am so sorry about to hear about your Mother’s passing

  16. Kieran Rafferty
    September 27, 2022 at 21:34 (12 months ago)

    I’m so sorry to hear about auntie Celine she was a real lady may she rest in peace in the hands of the angels


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