Obituaries, Saturday, July 1st, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Bill Callaghan, Sligo

John Meehan, Mountcharles

Sean Griffin, Donegal Town

Mary Jane Barron, Ballintra

Jack Reynolds, Sligo

Patricia McGowan, Kiltyclogher

Geraldine Healy, Castlebaldwin

Kevin Burke, Dromore West

Elizabeth Gilligan, Garrison

Mary T Muldoon, Donegal Town



Bill Callaghan, Cyprus, and formerly of Jink’s Avenue, Sligo. Suddenly in Cyprus. Reposing at the Foley & McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Monday, from 5.30pm to 7.30pm. Funeral will arrive at Sligo Cathedral on Tuesday, for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am with interment in Sligo Cemetery afterwards. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to The Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust care of Foley & McGowan Funeral Home.


John Meehan, Coolum, Mountcharles, County Donegal. Peacefully at home. 11am funeral mass in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles, today with interment in St Mary’s Church Cemetery, Frosses.  Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to SMA Missions care of any family member or John McGowan Funeral Directors.


Sean Griffin, Ardeskin, Donegal Town. Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. 11am funeral mass today in St Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town, with burial immediately afterwards in St. Agatha’s Cemetery, Clar. Family flowers only please donations in lieu to the Aras Mac Shuibhne Nursing Home Patients’ Comfort Fund care of any family member. House private on this morning please.


Mary Jane Barron, nee McDermott, Ballymagroarty, Ballintra, County Donegal. Peacefully at the Shiel Hospital, Ballyshannon, in her 95th year. Formerly of Culfadda, Ballymote, County Sligo. 11am Mass of the Resurrection today in St. Mary’s Church, Cashelard, with interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if so desired to the Shiel Hospital Patients’ Comfort Fund care of Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors or any family member.


Jack Reynolds, Rosehill, Sligo, and late of Crossmolina, County Mayo, peacefully after a short illness at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Nazareth House Chapel, Sligo, from 4pm to 6pm on Sunday. Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am on Monday in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo. Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. House private please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to SHOUT (Sligo Hospital Oncology Unit Trust) care of Feehily’s Funeral Home.


Patricia (Paddy) McGowan, Kiltyclogher, County Leitrim. Peacefully at St. Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair.  Funeral mass today at 11am in St. Patrick’s Church, Kiltyclogher. Burial afterwards to adjoining cemetery.


Geraldine Healy, nee Corcoran, Carrowkeel, Castlebaldwin, County Sligo. Suddenly.

Reposing at her home today from 12pm to 5pm. House private thereafter please. Removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballinafad, arriving at 8.30pm today. Mass of the Resurrection on Sunday at 1.30pm followed by burial in Ballyrush Cemetery.


Kevin Burke of Sonas Village, Enniscrone, County Sligo and formerly of Lisdavogue, Knockmore and Dromore West. Funeral will arrive to St. James’s Church, Easkey on Saturday afternoon for funeral mass at 2pm. Funeral proceeding afterwards to Roslea Cemetery, Easkey.


Elizabeth Gilligan, Gurteen Road, Garrison, Co. Fermanagh.  House private to family.  Funeral arrangements later.


Mary T Muldoon, Nee Cunningham, Doonan, Donegal Town, and Largy, Killybegs.  At Donegal Community Hospital.  Reposing at the family home in Doonan, today from 4-10pm.  Removal on Sunday morning to St Mary’s Church, Killamard, for 11am funeral mass with burial immediately afterwards in St Agatha cemetery, Clar.  House strictly private at all other times and on the morning of the funeral.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Donegal Patients Comfort Fund, c/o any family member.

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.