Obituaries, Thursday, February 23rd, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


James O’Connell, Collooney

Sr. Martha Doherty, Ballybofey

Mary Currid, Geevagh

Farnan Jordan, Dromore West

Peggy Mannion, Ballyshannon

Gerd Derenthal, Ballinafad

Marina Gethins, Sligo

Leo O’Gorman, Middlesex and Mountcharles


James O’Connell, Boyle Road, Collooney and formerly of Dromore, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo. At St. Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair. Reposing at Fowley’s Funeral Home, Dromahair, this evening from 6.30pm to 8.30pm. Removal on Friday to St. Theresa’s Church, Ballintogher, for funeral mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St. Nathy’s Cemetery.


Sister Martha Doherty, Blackrock Drive, Ballybofey, Co. Donegal. At the Aras Mhic Shuibhne Nursing Home, Laghey. Funeral leaving from 17 Blackrock Drive, Ballybofey, on Friday at 10.40am for requiem mass at 11am in the Church of Mary Immaculate, Stranorlar, with interment afterwards in Drumboe cemetery. Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to Social Services and Care of the Aged c/o Gerard McCool & Son funeral directors.


Mary Currid, nee Breheny. St. John’s Hospital, Sligo and formerly of Mount Town, Drumnacool, Geevagh, Co. Sligo and USA. Peacefully at St. John’s Hospital, Sligo. Reposing at the St. John’s Hospital Chapel this evening from 6pm with prayers at 7pm. Funeral will arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Strandhill, on Friday for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am. Interment in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, afterwards.


Farnan Jordan, Cannaghanally, Dromore West, Co Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Funeral will arrive at the Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Dromore West, this evening at 6pm. Requim Mass on Friday at 11am with burial afterwards in Churchill Cemetery.


Peggy Mannion, Ardlongfield, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Peacefully at her late residence. Reposing at the family home today until 10pm. Funeral arriving on Friday to St Joseph’s Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon, for 11am Mass of the Resurrection with interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if so desired to the North West Hospice or the Irish Cancer Society, C/o Patrick McKenna, Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon. House private to family on the morning of the funeral.


Gerd Deranthal, Ballinafad, Boyle, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo. Family home and funeral private please. All enquiries to Sean Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo on 071 915 9999 or 087 2411 114.


Marina Gethins (nee Howley), St. Joseph’s Terrace, Sligo, and formerly of Silverhill, Ballisodare, Co Sligo. Peacefully. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo, this Friday evening from 5pm with removal at 6:30pm to Sligo Cathedral arriving at 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 11:30 am on Saturday with interment in Sligo Cemetery afterwards.


Leo O’Gorman, Uxbridge, Middlesex, England and formerly of 9 Bayview terrace, Mountcharles, Co.Donegal . Brother of Denis the barber in Donegal Town, Michael, Marie and Ena. Remains reposing at the home of his brother Denis in Drumathumper, Frosses, on Friday from 5pm until 9pm . Memorial mass takes place on Saturday in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles at 10am with internment of ashes immediately afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. A one way system will be in operation at the wake, entry via the Frosses side and exit on the Drumduff road.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.