Obituaries, Thursday, July 6th, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Rita Garvin, Gurteen

Jack Armstrong, London and Sligo

Francis Dunleavy, Sligo

Johnnie Coughlin, Ballyshannon

Joan Davis, Tubbercurry

Mary Agnus Mulreany, Inver

Bernadette Kelly, Wales and Sligo



Rita Garvin, nee Murray, Ardmore Drive, Beaumount, Dublin and formerly Moydoo, Gurteen, Co Sligo. Removal from her home this morning to the Church of the Nativity, Beaumount, arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 10am, followed by interment in Glasnevin cemetery. House private, please. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to the St. Vincent de Paul society.


Jack Armstrong, London and formerly of Riverside, Sligo. Peacefully at Northwick Park Hospital, Harrow, London. Brother of Francis Armstrong , Riverside, Sligo and Della Fallon, Calry, Co Sligo. Funeral to take place in London. A Memorial Mass and Interment of Ashes will be held in Sligo at a later date. Enquiries to Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo on 071-9162140


Francis Dunleavy, Abbeyklyn, Abbey Street, Sligo and late of East Rock, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Reposing at the Shiel Hospital Mortuary on Sunday morning from 8:30am with removal at 9:30am going to St. Joseph’s Church, the Rock, Ballyshannon for Mass of the Resurrection at 10am with interment in the adjoining cemetery. Donations in lieu if so desired to the Shiel Hospital Patient Comfort Fund, c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon or any family member.


Johnnie Coughlin, late of Ardfarnan, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Funeral arriving at St Joseph’s Church, The Rock this morning for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am with interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to the North West Hospice, Sligo, c/o of Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon or any family member. House private to family this morning please.


Joan Davis nee Matthews, formerly of Rathconrath, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath and late of Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo. Remains arriving at St. George’s Church, Tubbercurry today for service at 3pm.  Burial afterwards in Achonry cemetery.


Mary Agnus Mulreany, Drumletafin, Inver, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at her residence. Remains will be reposing at her late residence today from 11am to 11pm. Removal from there on Friday morning to St. Naul’s Church, Ardaghey for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu is so desired to Donegal Hospice, C/o Gallagher Funeral Directors, Mountcharles or any family member. House private on the morning of the funeral please. A one-way system will operate at the wake, entry at the Inver bridge entrance and exit on the Altcor/Ardara road.


Bernadette Kelly,Winchester Drive,Prestatyn Wales and formerly Cartrontaylor, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo. Peacefully after a short illness in Wales. Funeral arrangements later. Further inquiries to Mc Dermott Undertakers,Riverstown Co.Sligo on 087 2851922.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.