Obituaries, Saturday, July 8th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Francis Dunleavy, Sligo

Bernadette Kelly, Wales and Sligo

Rudolf Melch, Ballyshannon

Ronnie Miller, Mountcharles

Robert McCrea, Kinlough

Edward John Griffin, Inver

Peggy Carr, Donegal Town.  


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.


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 087 285 1922.


Rudolf Melch, Garvanagh, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at the North West Hospice Sligo. Reposing at John Magee and Sons Funeral Home, Belleek Road, Ballyshannon on Sunday from 2pm. Funeral service at the funeral home at 3pm. Cremation to take place in the Lakeland Crematorium, Cavan on Monday at 10:30am. No flowers on request. Donations if desired to the North West Hospice c/o John Magee and Sons Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon or any family member. House Private Please.


Ronnie Miller, Drimgorman, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal, at Letterkenny University Hospital. Reposing at the residence of his sister Georgina Armstrong, at Meenawillaghan, Inver. Removal from there today to St. John’s Church, Inver for service at 2pm with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. Family flowers only.

Robert Bob McCrea, 2 Melvin Court, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim. At the North West Hospice in Sligo. Reposing at John Magee and Sons Funeral Home, Belleek road, Ballyshannon today from 6pm to 10pm with removal to the Church of Ireland, Ballintra on Sunday for 2pm funeral service with cremation to follow going to the Lakeland Crematorium Cavan for private cremation on Sunday at 5pm. House Private Please. No flowers on request. Donations if desired to the North West Hospice Sligo c/o John Magee Funeral Director Ballyshannon.

Edward John Griffin, Legan, Inver, Co. Donegal. Remains will be reposing at his late residence in Legan, today from 4pm with rosary at 10pm. Removal from there on Sunday morning going to St. Naul’s Church, Ardaghey, for 11.30am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to Donegal Community Hospital, Donegal Town, C/o Gallagher Funeral Directors,  Mountcharles or any family member. A one way system will operate at the wake, entry at the bottom of Castleogeary Hill and exit on the Drumfin or Keelogs road.

Peggy Carr, Millbrook, Donegal Town.  Remains reposing at her residence from 1pm to 10pm on Sunday. Funeral mass Monday at 12 noon in St Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town with burial afterwards in Clar Cemetery. House private on the morning of funeral please. 

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.