Obituaries, Sunday, July 16th, 5.15pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Frankie Fox, Sligo

Rita McCullins, Laghey

Mary Caterson, Dunfanaghey

Pearse Gilligan, Ballisodare

Thomas McGoldrick, Dromahair

Eddie McGettrick, Ballymote

Peter Furey, Glenties

Margaret Kennedy, Carrick

Mary McKenna, Dromahair



Frankie Fox, Tottenham, England, and late of 27 Treacy Avenue, Sligo. Peacefully at North Middlesex University Hospital. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Enquiries to Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo on 071-9159999 or 0872411114.


Rita McCullins, Ballinakillew, Laghey, Co Donegal.  Removal from Donegal Community Hospital at 5pm today, Sunday to Drumholm Parish Church, Ballintra.  Funeral Service in Drumholm Parish Church at 2pm Monday followed by burial in Drumholm graveyard.  Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu if so desired to Donegal Community Hospital Patient’s comfort fund care of George Irwin Funeral Directors or any family member.


Mary Caterson, nee Mc Carry, 7, Killcurragh Park, Cavan Road, Castlederg and formerly of Dunfanaghey. Remains are reposing at her late home today, Sunday. Funeral from there on Monday at 10.30am for Requiem Mass at 11am in St. Patrick’s Church, Castlederg. Interment afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Ward 3, Altnagelvin Hospital c/o Charles Lynch, Funeral Director, Castlederg.


Pearse Gilligan, Carrowkeel, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at Nazareth Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo from 5.30pm on Tuesday. Removal at 7.00pm on Tuesday to St. John’s Church, Carraroe arriving at 7.30pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 11.00am on Wednesday. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House private.


Thomas McGoldrick, known as ‘Tommie’. Drumlease, Dromahair, County Leitrim and formerly of Ardvoley , Dromahair. At Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Fowley’s Funeral Home, Dromahair on Monday evening from 5pm to 7.45pm. Removal to St Michael’s Church Killavoggy, Dromahair, arriving at 8.30pm. Mass of the Ressurection on Tuesday at 12 noon, followed by burial in Carrowcrin Cemetery. House private please.


Eddie McGettrick, Cluid, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the Community Nursing Unit Ballymote. His remains will repose at the Community Nursing Unit, Ballymote on Monday evening from 5pm to 6:30pm followed by removal to the Church of The Immaculate Conception, Ballymote to arrive at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery.


Peter Furey, Mullantyboyle, Glenties, County Donegal. At Killybegs Community Hospital. Removal from his residence on Monday morning, at 10.30am going to St Connell’s Church, Glenties for requiem mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in local cemetery.


Margaret Kennedy (nee Molloy), Meenaneary, Carrick, Co Donegal. Reposing at her late residence Sunday and Monday with removal to St Patrick’s Church, Meenaneary for 12pm funeral mass on Tuesday afternoon.  Burial afterwards in St Columba’s cemetery, Carrick, Co Donegal.

Mary McKenna, Cashel, Dromahair, Co Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at her residence on Monday from 4pm until 8pm with removal on Tuesday to arrive at St Brigid’s Church, Killargue for 2.30pm funeral mass with burial afterwards in Killargue New Cemetery. House private on Tuesday please. All inquiries to Seamus Reynolds & Sons, Funeral Directors, Killargue, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. 086 8078027


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.