Obituaries, Friday, December 30th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Patrick Ward, Killybegs

John Gallagher, Grange

Denis Mc Cormack, Pettigo

Sean Murphy, Killybegs

Jimmy Leahy, Mountcharles

Maureen Moffitt, Grange

Charlie Keeney, Donegal Town

Eithne O Gorman, Rosses Point

Peggy Feeney, Glencar

Molly Fox, Kinlough

Michael McCloat, Skreen

Terry McCabe, Derrygonnelly






Patrick Ward, Roughra, Killybegs. Suddenly. Removal from the residence of his sister Phyllis Melly, Fintra Road, Killybegs this evening at 6.30 pm to The Church of the Holy Family, Ardara, arriving at 7.15p.m . 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.

John Gallagher, Moneygold, Grange, Co. Sligo at Sligo University Hospital.
Reposing at McGloins Funeral home,  Chapel Road, Cliffoney, this evening from 5.30pm with removal at 7.15pm to arrive at the Church of Mary Immaculate, Grange, at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 11am. Burial afterwards in Ahamlish Cemetery.

Denis Mc Cormack, Carrickrory, Pettigo, Co. Donegal. Suddenly. Remains will be reposing at his sister, Mairead’s house, Carrickrory, Pettigo from Saturday at 12pm. Removal of remains on Sunday at 11.30am to arrive at St.Mary’s Church, Pettigo, for requiem Mass at 12pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private please.

Sean Murphy, Riverdale Heights, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. Remains reposing at his residence until 11pm tonight and from 11am to 11pm on Saturday. Removal from his home on Sunday morning at 10.30am to St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs, for 11am Funeral Mass. Removal afterwards for burial in St. Peter’s Cementry, Drogheda, Co Louth.

Jimmy Leahy, Glencoagh, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. Remains reposing at his late residence today until 10pm and tomorrow from 2pm until 10pm. Removal from there on Sunday morning for 11am funeral mass in the Church of the Sacred Heart,  Mountcharles, with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. House private on the morning of the funeral. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if so desired to Donegal hospice, c/o Gallagher Funeral directors, Mountcharles, or any family member. 

Maureen Moffitt,  52 Courthouse Drive, Grange, and formerly Augharrow, Ballinfull Co Sligo. Remains reposing at St John’s Hospital Chapel on Sunday evening from 3pm to 4.30pm. Removal at 4.30pm to the Church of Mary Immaculate, Grange, arriving at 5pm. Requiem Mass on Monday at 11am with burial afterwards in Ahamlish Cemetery.

Charlie Keeney, Drumcliffe, Donegal Town, Co Donegal.  Funeral arrangements later.  House strictly private please.

Eithne O Gorman, (nee McDermott), Bayview, Rosses Point. Peacefully at the Nazareth House, Sligo. Remains reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel this evening until 7:30pm and at her residence tomorrow, Saturday, from 4pm to 7pm. House private thereafter please. Funeral Mass will take place on Sunday in St Columba’s Church, Rosses Point, at 2pm followed by burial afterwards in Rosses Point Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to Dunally Alzheimers Day Care Centre, Sligo.

Peggy Feeney, New York and formerly of Conray, Glencar Co Leitrim. Peacefully at her home in New York. Reposing at the home of her brother Mattie, Drumnacross, on Sunday evening from 5pm to 8pm. Removal on Monday morning to St Osnat’s Church, Glencar, to arrive for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in St Clare’s cemetery,  Manorhamilton.

Molly Fox, Unshanagh, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully in her 95th year.  Reposing at Gilmartin’s Funeral Home, Kinlough, on Sunday evening from 5.30pm with removal to arrive at St Aidan’s Church, Kinlough, for 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Monday at 11am. Burial afterwards in Conwell Cemetery. House strictly private please.

Michael McCloat,know as Mick, Massreagh, Skreen, Co. Sligo,  Funeral arrangements to be announced later.

Terry Mc Cabe, Drumadown Cottage, Derrygonnelly. Reposing at his daughter Nancy’s home, in Fedian, Derrygonnelly from 8pm this evening. Removal on Sunday at 11am to arrive at St Patrick’s Church, Derrygonnelly,  for Mass of the Ressurection at 11:30am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.