Obituaries, Thursday, December 29th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Roland Armstrong, Beltra

John McGauran, Ballisodare

Patrick Ward, Killybegs




Roland Armstrong, Beltra, Co. Sligo. Suddenly. Remains will arrive at Christ Church, Beltra, on Friday morning for service at 10am with committal in Mount Jerome Crematorium, Harold’s Cross, Dublin at 4pm. House strictly private.


John McGauran, Lugawarry, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Reposing in St. Mary’s Oratory, Ballisodare, this evening from 5pm until 7pm. Funeral will arrive in St. Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, Ballisodare on Friday morning for 11am funeral mass followed by burial in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. House private please. Family Flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo, C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons, Funeral Directors, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.


Patrick Ward, Roughra, Killybegs. Suddenly. Remains will leave Shovlin’s Funeral Home Sandfield, Ardara, this  evening at 6pm travelling to the residence of his sister Phyllis Melly, Fintra Road, Killybegs. Removal from there tomorrow evening at 6.30pm to The Church of the Holy Family, Ardara, ariving at 7.15pm. Funeral mass on Saturday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to Killybegs Coast Guard and Donegal Mountain Rescue,  c/o any family member.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.