Obituaries, Tuesday, February 28th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


John Joe Flanagan, Dromahair

Hugh (Bertie) Cormack, Mountcharles

Tommy Quinn, Mountcharles

Winnie Seery, Cloonacool

Pat McGovern, Glangevlin

Joseph (Joe) O’Rourke, Donegal Town

Margaret (Peggy) Reilly, Mohill

Mary Fitzpatrick, Enniskillen and Belcoo


John Joe Flanagan, Cloonbonive, Dromahair and formerly of Slough, England and Shass, Dowra, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at St. Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair. Reposing at the residence of his daughter and son in law Ann Flanagan Fallon and Tomas Fallon, Annaghgerry, Drumkeerin until 4pm today  followed by removal to St. Brigid’s Church, Drumkeerin, arriving at 6pm. Funeral mass on Wednesday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. Shuttle bus will be in operation from Drumkeerin GAA grounds. All access to funeral house via GAA grounds please.


Hugh (Bertie) Cormack, Glencoagh, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal and formerly of Aughness, Ballycroy, Co. Mayo. Peacefully after a short illness. Remains reposing at his late residence. Removal from there on Wednesday morning to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles, for 12 noon funeral mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.


Tommy Quinn, Station Road, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. Remains will be reposing at his late residence in Station Road, Mountcharles this evening from 6pm. Removal from there on Thursday 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 Donegal Community Hospital Donegal town c/o Gallagher Funeral Directors Mountcharles or any family member.


Winnie Seery, Kilcummin, Cloonacool, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo. Peacefully in University Hospital Sligo. Reposing in the Morahan funeral home, Tubbercurry, on Wednesday evening from 6pm with removal at 8:45pm to arrive in St. Michael’s Church, Cloonacool, at 9.30pm. Requiem mass on Thursday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in Cloonacool Cemetery.


Pat McGovern, Chatteris, Cambridge and formerly of Gub Cottage, Glangevlin, Co. Cavan. Peacefully. Brother of Francie, Leitrim Village, Hugh, England, Joe, Mary, Marian McGovern and Kathleen Emmo, Blacklion, Co. Cavan. Memorial mass on Friday in St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Chatteris, Cambridge at 3.30pm. Removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Glangevlin, on Sunday for 7pm. Funeral mass on Monday at 12 noon with burial afterwards to the adjoining cemetery.



Joseph (Joe) O’Rourke, Old Golf Course Road, Donegal Town. Peacefully in Aras Mhic Shuibhne, Mullinasole. Remains reposing at his residence from 6pm until 10pm this evening. Remains leaving his residence at 7pm on Wednesday for 7.30 mass in St. Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town. House private at all other times. Funeral mass on Thursday morning at 11am in St. Patrick’s Church with burial immediately afterward in Clar Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the St. Vincent de Paul c/o Faulkner Funeral Directors or any family member.


Margaret (Peggy) Reilly, née Hackett, Keelagh, Mohill, Co Leitrim. Peacefully at Arus Carolan, Mohill.  Reposing at her daughter Marie’s residence, Keelagh today from 6-9pm, Removal to St Joseph’s Church, Cloonturk, on Wednesday arriving at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass Thursday at 12pm with burial afterwards in Mohill Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to Patient Comfort Fund, Arus Carolan. House private on Wednesday.


Mary Fitzpatrick nee McNiff, Enniskillen and formerly of Carntremal, Belcoo. Sister of the late Winnie Nolan, Belcoo. Funeral arrangements later.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.