Obituaries, Wednesday, May 24th, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Peter Wims, Ballymote

Alan Gray, Donegal town

Josephine (Jo) McGonigle, Rosses Point

Tony O’Hart, Collooney

Sean Dolan, Dromahair

Kevin Kirrane, Aclare

Mary Brigid Gillen, Dromahair

Paddy Joe Conlon, Knockroe



Peter Wims, Enfield, London and formerly of Achonry, Ballymote, Co. Sligo.  Funeral Mass on Thursday at 1.30pm in St. Monica’s Church, Stonard Road, Palmer’s Green, London, with burial afterwards in Lavender Hill Cemetery, Cedar Road, Enfield.  Mass will be held in Achonry church on Saturday 3rd June at 12pm.


Alan Gray, Old Golf Course Road, Donegal Town.  Father of Cath Waugh, Frosses, Co Donegal. Funeral today at 2pm in Donegal Methodist Church, followed by burial in the Glebe Cemetery, Donegal Town.  Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu, if so desired to the Parkinson’s Society of Ireland, or Donegal Community Hospital Patient’s Comfort Fund care of George Irwin Funeral Directors or any family member.


Josephine (Jo) McGonigle, nee Gillen, “Greenlands”, Rosses Point, Co. Sligo. At the North West Hospice. Mass of Christian burial in Saint Columba’s Church, Rosses Point at 11am today followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice C/O Seamus Feehily & Son funeral directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.


Tony O’Hart, Lugnamacken, Collooney, Co. Sligo. Mass of Christian Burial in the Church of the Assumption, Collooney today at 12 noon. Burial afterward in St Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. House private please.


Sean Dolan, Drumlease, Dromahair, Co Leitrim. Peacefully at the residence of his brother, Martin. Reposing at Fowley’s Funeral Home, Dromahair. Removal from funeral home today  to St Patrick’s Church, Dromahair, for funeral Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Carrickatemple Cemetery, Newtownmanor. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to a charity of your choice.


Kevin Kirrane, Drumartin, Aclare, County Sligo. Peacefully at St James’s Hospital Dublin.  Remains reposing at The Brennan Funeral Home, Kilmactigue,  today from 3.30pm until 7pm. Funeral to arrive in St Attracta’s Church, Tourlestrane, on Thursday for 12pm requiem mass with the funeral afterwards to Kilmactigue cemetery. House private please.


Mary Brigid Gillen, known as May, Ardakip, More, Dromahair, Co Leitrim. At Lough Errill Nursing Home, Mohill, Co Leitrim. Reposing at the nursing home. Removal today at 10:45am to St Mary’s Church, Killenummery, Dromahair, for funeral Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterward in Carrowcrin Cemetery.


Paddy Joe Conlon, Knockroe, Geevagh, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon this evening from 5.30pm until 7.30pm. Removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh, arriving at 8pm. Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday at 11am. Interment afterwards in Kilmactranny Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations to Medical North, Sligo University Hospital care of Shivnan’s funeral directors or any family member. House private please.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.