Funeral for crash victim Bernie McNicholl held in Coalisland

Bernie McNicholl
Bernie McNicholl

Two funerals have been held on Wednesday, for the Brocagh woman and Cookstown man killed in two separate crashes at the weekend.

Bernie McNicholl who died after a single vehicle crash on the Moneymore to Cookstown Road in the early hours of Sunday morning, was laid to rest after a funeral service at 11am in St Brigid’s in Brocagh, near Coalisland.

Formerly McCann, Bernadette was the mother of the Gary and Seana and sister of John-Frank, Anne, Leo, Ignatius, Eugene, Oliver, Damien, Martin, Madonna and Raymond.

In Cookstown, Sean McElwee who was killed in a crash near Strabane, was laid to rest after a funeral service at Holy Trinity Church.

Mr McElwee, was a highly respected member of the Fr Rock’s GAA club in Cookstown.

On Tuesday, a funeral service was held for 23-year-old Jayne Burnside from Tullyhogue who was killed after she was struck by a car close to her home in the early hours of Saturday morning.