Obituaries, Sunday, March 12th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Peter Dolan, Enniskillen & Edinburgh

Hugh Maguire, Kells & Tullaghan

Kenneth McGowan, Grange

Kathleen Scanlon, Ballisodare

Eilleen Horkan, Sligo & Charlestown

Terence Roche, Blacklion

Billy McGroarty, Mountcharles


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.  Funeral Mass today at 11:30am 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.  Funeral Mass today at 12.15pm in St. Colmcille Church with burial afterwards in St. Colmcille Cemetery.  House Private this morning



Kenneth McGowan, Derrylehan, Grange, Co. Sligo.  Remains reposing at the home of his mother Una, today from 3pm to 9pm.  Removal to the church of Mary Immaculate Grange on Monday morning to arrive for Requiem Mass at 12pm.  Burial afterwards in Ahamlish Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to the Sligo/Leitrim mountain rescue team


Kathleen Scanlon, (Nee Mannion), Silverhill, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo and formerly of Camphill, Collooney, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully in her 96th year at Mowlam Healthcare, Sligo.  Reposing at St. Mary’s Oratory, Ballisodare from 5pm to 7pm today.  Mass of the resurrection at 12pm on Monday, in St. Bridgid’s Church, Corhownagh.  Burial follows in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney.  House private please.


Eilleen Horkan, Ciaran’s hill, Sligo, and formerly of Glann, Charlestown.  At the North West Hospice, Sligo, after a long illness.  Reposing in Cregg house Chapel today from 6pm until 9pm.  Funeral mass on Monday morning at 11am with the funeral proceeding to Charlestown Cemetery.  House private please.


Terence Roche, Gubaveeney, Blacklion, Co. Cavan.  Peacefully at the Northwest Hospice Sligo.  Funeral arrangements to be announced later.


Billy McGroarty, Drimkeelan, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at his residence.  Remains will be reposing at his late residence today from 1pm.  Removal from there on Tuesday morning to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles, for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.