Obituaries, Sunday, July 9th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Francis Dunleavy, Sligo

Bernadette Kelly, Wales and Sligo

Rudolf Melch, Ballyshannon

Robert McCrea, Kinlough

Edward John Griffin, Inver

Peggy Carr, Donegal Town

Nuala Dockry, Ballymote



Francis Dunleavy, Abbeyklyn, Abbey Street, Sligo and late of East Rock, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Mass of the Resurrection at St Joseph’s Church, the Rock, Ballyshannon today 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 McDermott 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 today, 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.



Robert Bob McCrea, 2 Melvin Court, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim. At the North West Hospice in Sligo. Funeral service at the Church of Ireland, Ballintra today, Sunday at 2pm with cremation to follow going to the Lakeland Crematorium Cavan for private cremation 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. Removal from his late residence this morning, Sunday 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.
Peggy Carr, Millbrook, Donegal Town.  Remains reposing at her residence from 1pm to 10pm today, 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.


Nuala Dockry, (nee Hurl), formerly of Rathmines, Dublin and late of Ballymote, County Sligo. Prayers at Highfield Healthcare Centre, Whitehall, today Sunday at 12.30pm, followed by return home to Ballymote. Reposing at home on Monday evening from 6pm to 9pm. Removal to Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, for funeral Mass, on Tuesday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.