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OBITUARIES, Friday, October 31st at 5pm

OBITUARIES, Friday, October 31st at 5pm

OBITUARIES, Friday, October 31st at 5pm


Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:

Jim Mc Gowan, Rossinver

Dom Murray, Bundoran

Joseph Harte, Skreen

Bridget Fannin, Ballyshannon

Stephen Byrne, Glencolmcille

Patrick Sherlock, Ballaghaderreen

Patrick Sweeney, Ballyshannon

Patrick Gilgunn, Glenfarne

Sol Soden, Rosses Point

John Gallagher, Dromahair

Kathleen Mc Gowan, Manorhamilton



Jim Mc Gowan, Gubnageer, Rossinver Co.Leitrim.  Remains will repose in Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton on Saturday from 10:15 am to 11:30 am with removal of remains to Saint Aidan’s Church, Ballaghmeehan to arrive for 12noon funeral mass followed by interment in Rossinver new cemetery. Wakes are being held at the home of his sister Anna Meehan, Rossinver. Family flowers only, donations is lieu if desired to a charity of your choice.  Enquires to Peter Carty Funeral Director, Garrison.


Dom Murray, Westend, Bundoran, Co. Donegal. Retired Superintendent of An Garda Siochana in his 91st year. Peacefully at the Shiel Hospital Ballyshannon.  Remains reposing at his son Connie’s Residence 34, Crest of the Waves, Westend, Bundoran today. Removal from there this evening at 7:15pm to The Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea to arrive at 8pm. Funeral mass on Saturday morning at 12noon with burial afterwards in St. Ninnadh’s Cemetery. Donations in lieu if desired to Oznam’s house, Bundoran c/o Conlan and Breslin funeral directors on 071 98 41 397


Joseph (Josie) Harte, Grangebeg, Skreen Co.Sligo. Suddenly at Sligo Regional Hospital. Reposing at the residence of his daughter Jackie and Michael Donlon Grangebeg, Skreen Co.Sligo this evening until 9pm. House strictly private at all other times. Removal Saturday to arrive for Funeral mass at 12noon in Templeboy Church with burial afterwards in St. Josephs Cemetery Templeboy.  Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to Croí.  House strictly private on Saturday morning please.


Bridget Fannin (Nee Monaghan) Lissacholl Ballyshannon Co. Donegal and formerly of Cashelard and Pettigo at Sligo Regional Hospital.  Removal from the family home at 5pm this evening to St.Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon to arrive at 6pm. Requiem mass at 11am Saturday followed by burial in the abbey cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if so desired to the medical ward, Five North Sligo Regional Hospital c/o Patsy Mc Cauley or any family member. House private to family and Friends please.



Stephen Byrne, Cashel, Glencolmcille, Co. Donegal. In Brisbane, Australia. Remains reposing at the family home this evening. Funeral from there on Sunday arriving at St. Columba’s Church, Cashel, Glencolmcille for 1pm requiem mass. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Carrick Community Centre or Killybegs Community Hospital.


Patrick (P) Sherlock, Cross, Edmondstown, Ballaghaderreen, Co.Roscommmon.  Suddenly at Sligo Regional Hospital.  Reposing at the Kilgarriff Funeral Home, Ballaghaderren Saturday evening from 4:30pm with removal at 6:30pm to St.Nathy’s Cathedral, Ballaghaderreen arriving at 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection Sunday at 12noon. Burial afterwards in Kilcolman Cemetery.


Patrick (Patsy) Sweeney, late of the Abbey, Ballyshannon at the Brentwood Manor Nursing Home, Convoy, Co. Donegal. Peacefully. Reposing at the Shiel Hospital Mortuary, on Saturday evening from 5pm with removal at 5:45pm to arrive at St.Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon for 6pm to repose overnight. Funeral mass on Sunday in St.Patrick’s Church at 11am with internment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery, Ballyshannon. All Enquires to Patrick Mc Kenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087 248 5819. House Private Please.


Patrick Gilgunn, Better known as Paddy Joe of Cloonaghmore, Glenfarne, Co.Leitrim. Peacefully at St. James’ Hospital Dublin. Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel Manorhamilton this evening from 6:30pm to 8pm with removal to St. Mary’s Church Glenfarne arriving at 8:30pm. Funeral mass on Saturday at 12:30pm, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. House Private please, family flowers only please. Donations in Lieu if desired to the Friends of St. James’ Hospital c/o Murphy and Fox Funeral Directors, Manorhamilton.


Sol Soden, late of Rosses Point, Co. Sligo, Melbourne and Tasmania. Peacefully in Tasmania on 17th of October 2014. Cremation took place in Tasmania. A memorial mass will take place in St. Columba’s Church, Rosses Point at 11am Saturday morning.


John Gallagher, Ardvorley, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at the residence of his daughter Ann Marie and and Noel Torsney, at Dromore, Dromahair on Saturday from 12 noon to 10pm. Removal on Sunday to St. Michael’s Church, Killavoggy for funeral mass at 1.30pm. Burial afterwards in Carrowcrin cemetery. House private on Sunday morning please.


Kathleen Mc Gowan, of Ben View Park , Manorhamilton and formerly of Kilcoosey , Dromahair at Sligo Regional Hospital. Reposing at Fowley’s Funeral Home , Dromahair on Sunday from 3:30pm to 5:30pm . Removal to St.Patrick’s Church Dromahair arriving at 6pm. Funeral mass on Monday at 12noon with burial afterwards in Carrowcrin Cemetery.


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