Obituaries, Tuesday, January 10th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Mícheál McGinley, Carrick

Paddy Kelly, Mountcharles

Sean McGonigle, Belleek

Teresa Kent, Sligo

Pat Brady, Skreen

John Gallagher, Letterbarra

Maggie Ann Rooney, Belleek

Patsy McNamara, Bundoran

Kathleen Foley, Sligo

Mary Kate McManus, Derrylin

Philomena McGowan, Claremorris


Mícheál McGinley, Carrick and Gweedore. Removal today to St Mary’s Church, Derrybeg, Gweedore for 1pm Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in Maheragallon Cemetery.  House private to family this morning.

Paddy Kelly, Glencoagh, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. At Letterkenny University Hospital. Removal from the home of his daughter Siobhan Kelly, 12 Sli Ná Broc, Old Laghey road, Donegal town this morning to the Church of the Sacred heart Mountcharles for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to the coronary care unit, Letterkenny University Hospital c/o Gallagher Funeral Directors, Mountcharles or any family member.  House private this morning please.


Sean McGonigle, Cliff Road, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh. Funeral Mass in St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal this morning at 11am followed by interment in St. Patrick’s cemetery, Belleek.  House strictly private at all times. No flowers please.


Teresa (Tess) Kent, nee Dunne, Ballydoogan, Sligo and formerly of Stonepark, Aclare, Co. Sligo, Peacefully at her home. Reposing at the family home in Ballydoogan from 4pm to 8pm today. Home private at all other times. Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon on Wednesday in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo. Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Dunally Alzheimers Day Care Centre c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


Pat Brady, Tabhar Unan, Skreen, Co. Sligo. Reposing this evening in St. Peter & Paul Church Dromard from 6pm until 8pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday in St. Adanman’s Church Skreen at 12 o’clock followed by burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery Skreen. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo c/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors, Ballisodare, House Private Please. Please note access to Dromard Church is from Beltra Post Office only.

John Gallagher, Drimarone, Letterbarra, and formerly of Crucknagapple, Ardara, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. Reposing at his late residence today from 11am to 10pm and Wednesday from 11am to 10pm. Removal on Thursday for 1pm funeral mass in the Church of the Holy Redeemer, Drimarone with interment in the local cemetery. A one-way system will operate at the wake house. Parking at the Church carpark. House private on Thursday please.

Maggie Ann Rooney, Nee Daly. Late of Rockfield park, Belleek. At the Ashbrook care home, Enniskillen. Reposing at Ballycassidy Funeral home this evening from 5pm until 6pm with removal to St Patrick’s church Belleek arriving at 7pm. Requiem mass at 11am Wednesday followed by interment in Our Lady Queen of Peace cemetery Garrison.

Patsy McNamara, East End, Bundoran. Peacefully at the Shiel Hospital Ballyshannon. Remains reposing today at the home of his son, Dessie and daughter-in-law Caroline, Drumacrin, Bundoran from 10am. Removal on Wednesday morning at 11:15am to arrive at the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran for 12 noon funeral mass with burial to Finner cemetery afterwards. No Flowers Please. Donations in lieu if desired to the Shiel Hospital Patient Comfort Fund c/o Conlon and Breslin Funeral Directors, Bundoran on 07198-41397.

Kathleen Foley (Nee Neilan) Saint Brigid’s Place, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital in her 95th year. Mother of Marian Rankin, (Manorhamilton) and Kevin Foley (Dromahair). Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel from 5pm Wednesday with removal at 6.15pm to Saint Anne’s Church Sligo to arrive at 7pm. Mass of Christian burial at 11am Thursday followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery.

Mary Kate McManus, Derryhooley, Derrylin, Co Fermanagh. Remains reposing at her home until removal on Wednesday evening at half past six to arrive for seven o’clock at St Mary’s Church, Teemore.  House private please from five o’clock. Funeral Mass at 12 noon on Thursday followed by burial in adjoining cemetery.  Family flowers only please; donations in lieu if desired to Alzheimer’s Society care of Patrick Blake Funeral Directors, Derrylin.

Philomena McGowan nee Hunter, Clare road, Claremorris and formerly of Bundoran, Mullies and Malin Head, Co. Donegal. Suddenly at her home. Reposing at Gilligan’s Funeral Home, Market Square, Claremorris on Wednesday evening from 6pm with removal at 8pm to St. Coleman’s Church, Claremorris. Requiem mass on Thursday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in St. Ninnidh’s cemetery, Bundoran at 2pm approximately. House Strictly Private Please.

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.