Obituaries, Saturday, January 14th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


William Ward, Strandhill

Nace O’Dowd, Coolaney

Jim Killoran, Sligo

Mary Gallagher, Meenacally

James Watters Monargan, Ardara

Jennie Brogan, Donegal Town

Mary Teresa Davey, Cregg

Christie McDonnagh, Drumkeerin




William Ward, Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill, Co. Sligo and late of Summerhill Village, Sligo. Peacefully at Summerville Healthcare. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 4.30pm on Sunday. Removal at 5.45pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo, arriving at 6.15pm. Mass of the resurrection at 11.30am on Monday morning. Burial follows in Sligo cemetery.


Nace O’Dowd, Rathmore, Coolaney, Co. Sligo.  Unexpectedly at the Galway Clinic.  Beloved husband of Katherine and father of Jennifer and David.  Reposing at his home today until 7pm and on Sunday from 4pm to 8pm.  Removal on Monday morning to the Church of the Sacred Heart and St. Joseph, Rockfield, for Funeral Mass at 11.30 am.  Burial afterwards in Kilvarnet cemetery.  House private to family on Monday morning please.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu to Sligo Cancer Support Group Wine St Sligo or Community Palliative Care Team, Northwest Hospice, The Mall, Sligo in care of J.P. Clarke Funeral Director or any family member.



Jim Killoran, City View, Connaghton Road, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo, from 9.30am on Tuesday. Removal at 10.30am to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am. Burial follows in Ballinafad Cemetery. House Private please.


Mary Gallagher, Meenacally, Donegal Post Office. Remains reposing at her residence from 5pm today. Funeral from there on Sunday morning at 10.30am to St. Mary’s Church, Killymard for 11am requiem mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private until 5pm today please.


James Watters Monargan, Mentinadea, Ardara.  At Letterkenny University hospital.  Remains reposing at Shovlin’s Funeral Home, Sandfield, today until 6pm followed by private removal to his residence at 7pm.  Removal from there on Monday at 10.30am to the Church of the Holy Family, Ardara, for 11 am requiem mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery. House strictly private please

Jennie Brogan, The Mullins, Donegal Town.  Peacefully in Harbour Lights Nursing Home Killybegs.   Remains reposing at her late residence.  Funeral Mass On Sunday at 2pm in St Mary’s Church, Killymard with burial immediately afterwards in The Old Abbey Grave yard Donegal Town.  House strictly Private please.


Mary Teresa Davey, (nee Rooney), Cregg, Springfield, Sligo and late of Glassdrumond, Glencar, Co. Leitrim.  Peacefully at the Rehab unit at St. John’s Community Hospital, Sligo.   Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 4.30pm on Monday. Removal at 6.30pm to St. Columba’s Church, Rosses Point arriving at 7pm.  Mass of the resurrection at 1pm on Tuesday. Burial follows in Rosses Point Cemetery.  House strictly private.



Christie McDonnagh, Aras Bhride, Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at Aras Bhride on Sunday from 1pm until 5.40pm, followed by removal to St.Brigids Church, Drumkeerin arriving at 6pm.  Funeral Mass on Monday at 12pm.  Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.