The death has taken place at his sons residence in Galway of Hugo Roarty, Baltoney, Gortahork.
His remains are reposing in his home in Baltoney.
Funeral from there on Saturday 2nd of January for 12noon requiem mass in Christ the King Church, Gortahork with burial afterwards in the adjacent cemetery.
Due to HSE and government guidelines, the funeral and wake will be private to family only.
Enquiries to Gallagher Funeral Directors, Gortahork.