Obituaries, Friday, March 10th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Josephine Gillespie, Killybegs

Patrick McMorrow, Drumcliff

Frank McKeon, Drumshanbo

Jim Curran, Ballyshannon

Peter Dolan, Enniskillen & Edinburgh

Hugh Maguire, Kells & Tullaghan

Kenneth McGowan, Grange


Josephine Gillespie, 5 Points, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. In England. Remains arriving at St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs this evening for 7pm. Funeral mass on Saturday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in the local cemetery.


Patrick McMorrow, Coolbeg, Drumcliff, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the Mowlam Nursing Home. Remains reposing at McGloin’s funeral home, Cliffoney today until 6.30pm. Removal to St. Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac, to arrive at 7pm. Requiem mass on Saturday at 11am with burial afterwards in Rathcormac Cemetery. House Private Please.


Frank McKeon, Woodside, Carrick Road, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim and formerly of Lisacarn, Ballinmore, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully. Remains reposing at his residence until 9pm today. Family time thereafter please. Requiem mass on Saturday at 12 noon in St. Patrick’s Church, Drumshanbo followed by burial in Drumshanbo cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to the North West Hospice c/o M.J. McLoughlin Funeral Directors, Carrick on Shannon or any family member


Jim Curran, Bishop Street, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Suddenly.  Reposing at his late residence today until 10pm with remains going to St Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, on Saturday morning for 11am funeral Mass with burial afterward in the Abbey Cemetery.  House private on the morning of the funeral please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, C/o McGee’s Funeral Home, or any family member please.


Peter Dolan, peacefully at the Graan Abbey Nursing Home, Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh, and formerly of Portobello, Edinburgh. Uncle of Mary Ferguson, The Brae, Aughavass, Belcoo, Co Fermanagh. Removal from the Graan Abbey Nursing Home on Saturday evening at 5pm to arrive at St Joseph’s Church, Mullaghdun, Belcoo, for 6pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 11:30pm in St Joseph’s Church, followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery immediately afterwards.


Hugh Maguire, ex-Garda Siochana, 4 Gardenrath road, Kells, Co. Meath and formerly of Tullaghan, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at his residence from 2pm on Saturday with funeral mass at 12.15pm on Sunday in Kells church with burial afterwards in St. Colmcille Cemetery. House Private on Sunday morning please.


Kenneth McGowan, Derrylehan, Grange, Co. Sligo. Funeral arrangements to be announced later


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.