Obituaries, Wednesday, January 18th, 2pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Shane Goan, Ballyshannon

Caroline Coughlan, Frosses.

Bernie Dorrian, Ballyshannon

Bridget Currid, Ballinfull

Maureen O’Donnell, Sligo

Bart Brennan, Ballymote

John Kilgallon, Rosses Point

Maria Hanberry, Lynott, Boyle and Sligo

Thomas Mc Creery, Ballybofey

Mary Gilmartin, Sligo

Fr. Michael Harrison, Cliffoney


Shane Goan, 23 Saimer Drive, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Suddenly. Reposing at his late residence today with remains going to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon on Thursday morning for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the Abbey cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to STOP c/o John McGee Funeral Home, Belleek Road, Ballyshannon.


Caroline Coughlan, Frosses, Co Donegal. Peacefully at Donegal Community Hospital.  Reposing at her home at 1 Drumard Park, Frosses today until 6pm. House private thereafter. Remains will arrive at St Mary’s Church, Frosses, at 7pm this evening to repose overnight. Funeral Mass on Thursday morning at 11am with interment in the Cranny Road Cemetery, Frosses. Family flowers only.


Bernie Dorrian, late of Dorrian’s Imperial Hotel, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at the Shiel Hospital, Ballyshannon. Reposing  today in Dorrian’s Imperial Hotel until 9pm and on Thursday from 11am to 9pm. Removal on Friday at 11.30am to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon for 12 noon Mass of the Resurrection with interment afterwards in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donation in lieu if so desired to the Sheil Hospital Patients’ Comfort Fund, c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon. Hotel private to family on the morning of the funeral, please.


Bridget Currid, (nee Harte), Ballyconnell West, Ballinfull, Co Sligo. Peacefully at home. Remains reposing at her home today from 3pm to 10pm. Removal on Thursday morning to St Patrick’s Church, Maugherow to arrive for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Carrigans cemetery. Family flowers only please.


Maureen O’Donnell nee Mahon, Tracey Avenue, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel from 5:30pm this evening with removal at 6:30pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo to arrive at 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30am on Thursday. Burial to follow in Sligo cemetery.


Bart Brennan, Cuan Íosa, Ballymote and late of Lisananny, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Community Nursing Unit, Ballymote, this evening from 5pm until 6.30pm followed by removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, for 7pm mass. Requiem mass on Thursday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote.


John Kilgallon, Seaview Cottage, Lower Rosses Point, Co. Sligo. Reposing at his home from 2pm today with removal on Thursday morning to St. Columba’s Church, Rosses Point, for 12 noon funeral mass. Burial afterwards in Rosses Point Cemetery. House private on Thursday morning please.


Maria Hanberry, Lynott, (nee Looby), Kingsland, Boyle, Co Roscommon and Sligo. Suddenly at her home. Reposing at Nazareth House, Sligo, on Thursday from 5pm to 7pm. Removal to St Anne’s Church, Sligo, arriving at 7:30pm. Funeral Mass on Friday at 11am. Burial afterward in Killaraght New Cemetery, Boyle. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to North West Hospice, C/o Mahon’s Funeral Directors, Boyle.


Thomas Mc Creery, Altnapaste, Ballybofey, Co. Donegal. Removal from his home at 1.30pm on Friday for 2pm Service in St. John’s Parish Church, Kilteevogue with burial afterwards in Stranorlar Church of Ireland Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Donegal Hospice, care of any family member


Mary Gilmartin, ne McGovern, Tullyhill, Sligo and late of Fawn, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at Feehily’s funeral home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 5pm on Friday. Removal at 6.30pm to St. Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac, arriving at 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 11am on Saturday morning. Burial follows in Drumcliffe Cemetery. House private please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice Fund c/o Sean Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home.


Fr. Michael Harrison, Columban fathers, St. Columban’s, Dalgan Park, Navan, Co. Meath and late of Bunduff, Cliffoney, Co. Sligo, The Philippines and the USA. Respoing at St. Columban’s, Dalgan Park, Navan. Evening prayer on Thursday at 7.30pm. Funeral mass on Friday morning at 11am followed by burial in the Community Cemetery.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.