Businessman and proud community activist Jim McCormick always put the town before his needs as the main instigator of its Tidy Town efforts.
And today the people of Letterkenny came out in their hundreds to say a final and fond farewell to the popular pharmacist.
Among those who paid their respects to Mr McCormick were members of Letterkenny Town Council, Donegal County Council and many ordinary people from the Cathedral Town.
Traffic was brought to a standstill as the local Garda Traffic Corps directed by Garda Sgt Mick Foy marshaled the funeral cortege down the street.
Members of Magee’s Chemist walked behind Mr McCormick’s funeral car – many in tears.
Mr McCormick’s remains will be taken to Fanad where he will be buried after funeral mass at Fanavolty on Saturday.