Obituaries, Friday, March 24th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Martha Johnson, Gurteen

Geraldine O Hanlon, Sligo

Margaret Quinn, Riverstown

Kenneth Matthews, Cloonacool

Rose McGoldrick, Laghey

Nan Rose, Inver Village

Patsy Lennon, Rossinver

Pat Mc Dyre, London


Martha Johnson, Tavira, Portugal and formerly of Gurteen, Co. Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection today at 12:30pm in St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen with burial afterwards in Gurteen Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to The Irish Kidney Association, Donor House, Block 43A, Park West, Dublin 12 or a family member.


Geraldine O’Hanlon, nee Dunleavy, Nazareth Village, Sligo, and formerly Cairns Hill, Sligo, and Dunleavy’s Shop, Main Street, Mohill, Co. Leitrim. Mass of Christian Burial in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo at 11:30am this morning. Cremation to follow at Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan.


Margaret ‘Greta’ (pron: Grey-ta) Quinn, nee Lyons, Riverstown, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at her home in her 98th year. Removal to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Riverstown, today for funeral mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Sooey. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the Church of the Sacred Heart Restoration Fund.


Kenneth Matthews, Kilcummin, Cloonacool, Co. Sligo. Service in St George’s Church, Tubbercurry, today at 3pm with funeral afterward to Achonry Cemetery.


Rose McGoldrick, Ballinakillew Mountain, Laghey, Co Donegal. At Donegal Community Hospital. Reposing at her residence today from 10am until removal at 6:15pm to St Bridget’s Church, Ballintra, arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 11am with burial afterward in the adjoining cemetery. Minibus service to the wake house from the Pettigo Road.

Nan Rose (nee Mc Groarty) Inver Village, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at her residence. Remains reposing at her late residence today from 12noon until 10pm. Removal from there on Saturday to St. Naul’s Church Ardaghey for 1pm funeral mass with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if so desired to Donegal Community Hospital patients comfort fund,  c/o Gallagher Funeral Directors, Mountcharles, or any family member. House private on the morning of the funeral please.
Patsy Lennon, Rossinver, Co Leitrim. Former postmistress. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel Manorhamilton, today from 4.30pm to 6.30pm, followed by removal to St Aidan’s Church, Ballaghmeehan, Rossinver, arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass Saturday at 11am. Burial afterwards to Rossinver Cemetery. No flowers please. House private. Donations if so desired to The North West Hospice.

Pat Mc Dyre, London, England, and formerly of Drimnakillew, Inver, Co. Donegal. In London. Remains will be reposing at the residence of his brother Denis, in Drimnakillew, Inver, today from 7pm. Removal from there on Saturday morning to St. Naul’s Church,  Ardaghey for 11am funeral mass, followed by burial afterwards in Frosses churchyard, along with the burial of the ashes of his late sister Nora Maddock who died recently in London.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.