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Aodhan (centre) with brother Sean, Mum Moira, Dad Gerry, sister Ciara.

Aodhan (centre) with brother Sean, Mum Moira, Dad Gerry, sister Ciara.

The family of young Derry man Aodhan O’Donnell  who died two years ago are urging people to take part in a virtual run in his memory. Aodhan O’Donnell  with his brother Sean.

The family of young Derry man Aodhan O’Donnell who died two years ago are urging people to take part in a virtual run in his memory. Aodhan O’Donnell with his brother Sean.

Aodhan's nephew Aodhan.

Aodhan's nephew Aodhan.

Last year Aodhan's friends and family raised over £30,000 for the Foyle Search and Rescue charity, allowing them to purchase a new boat named ‘Aodhan 13’.

Last year Aodhan's friends and family raised over £30,000 for the Foyle Search and Rescue charity, allowing them to purchase a new boat named ‘Aodhan 13’.

Last year Aodhan's school, his friends and family raised over £30,000 for the Foyle Search and Rescue charity, allowing them to purchase a new boat named ‘Aodhan 13’.

Last year Aodhan's school, his friends and family raised over £30,000 for the Foyle Search and Rescue charity, allowing them to purchase a new boat named ‘Aodhan 13’.

Aodhan (centre) with brother Sean, Mum Moira, Dad Gerry, sister Ciara.

The family of a young Londonderry man who died two years ago is urging people to take part in a virtual run in his memory.

Aodhan O’Donnell (19) from the Foyle Springs area of the city died in July 2018 after entering the River Foyle.

Last year his school, his friends and family raised over £30,000 for the Foyle Search and Rescue charity, allowing them to purchase a new boat named ‘Aodhan 13’.