Obituaries, Monday, 28th August, 3pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:

Christopher McKenna, Sligo
Michael Mc Glynn, Charlestown
Frank Mc Gowan, Ballintrilick
Gerard Gibbons, Kinlough
Charles McGourty, Dowra
Cora Heraghty, Inver
Seamus McGroary, Donegal Town
James Porter, Ballymote

Christopher (Christie) McKenna, St John’s Terrace, Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo, from 5pm today with removal at 6:15pm to St Anne’s Church, Sligo, to arrive at 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 11am on Tuesday. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, C/o Seamus Feehily and Sons, Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.

Michael Mc Glynn, St Anne’s Nursing Home, Charlestown, Co. Mayo, formerly of Cashel, Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal. Reposing at the Sheil Hospital mortuary, Ballyshannon, today from 5pm with removal at 6.45pm, going to St Brigid’s Church Ballintra, arriving at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 9am, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House strictly private, all enquiries to Jackie Carron Funeral Director on 087 973-4000


Frank Mc Gowan, Raspberry Hill, Ballintrillick, Co. Sligo. Suddenly at his home. Reposing at Mc Gloin’s Funeral Home, Chapel Rd. Cliffoney on Tueday evening from 5pm with removal at 7.15pm. to arrive at St Brigid’s Church, Ballintrillick at 8pm. Funeral Mass in St Brigid’s Church on Wednesday at 11am. Burial afterwards in Keelogues Cemetery Ballintrillick. House private please.

Gerard Gibbons, Barr Road, Gubacreeney, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Retired Garda Sergeant. Remains reposing at his late residence today. Removal to St. Aidan’s Church on Tuesday for 11am funeral mass. Burial afterwards in St. Aidans Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to SHOUT C/O Gilmartin Undertakers. House private on the morning of the funeral please.

Thomas Charles McGourty, Tullinerin, Dowra, Co. Cavan peacefully at his residence. Remains reposing at Keegan’s Funeral Home, Main Street, Dowra from 7.30pm until 9pm this evening. Remains arriving at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Doobally, Dowra, via Metal Bridge, for 11am funeral Mass on Tuesday. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery

Cora Heraghty, Inver Village, Inver, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at her late residence.
Remains reposing at her late residence today from 2pm, removal from there on Wednesday morning to St. Naul’s Church, Ardaghey, for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the local cemetery.

Seamus McGroary, Owenboy, Donegal Town PO. Peacefully at Donegal Hospice, Letterkenny. Reposing at his home from 7pm this evening. Removal on Wednesday for 1pm funeral mass to St. Mary’s Church Killymard, Donegal town with interment in the local cemetery. Family Flowers only. Donations in lieu to Donegal Hospice c/o any family member or John McGowan Funeral Directors. House private please. Family and close friends welcome.

James Porter, Cuan Íosa, Ballymote, Co. Sligo and formerly of Porter’s Newsagents, O’Connell Street, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Ballymote Community Nursing Unit on Tuesday evening from 6pm to 7:30pm. Removal afterwards to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, to arrive at 8:00pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 12:00pm. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery.

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.