Obituaries, Tuesday, 29th August, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Frank Mc Gowan, Ballintrilick

Cora Heraghty, Inver

Seamus McGroary, Donegal Town

James ‘Jimmy’ Porter, Ballymote

Ned Coyle, Downings

Annie Travers, Laghey








Frank Mc Gowan, Raspberry Hill, Ballintrillick, Co. Sligo. Suddenly at his home. Reposing at Mc Gloin’s Funeral Home, Chapel Rd. Cliffoney this evening 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.





Cora Heraghty, Inver Village, Inver, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at her late residence. Remains reposing at her late residence, 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. 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 ‘Jimmy’ 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 this 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.



Ned Coyle formerly of Rapplagh, Downings. Brother of Sheila Callaghan, The Gap Lodge, Barnesmore, Co. Donegal. In Glasgow. Remains reposing at his brother Michael’s residence in Rapplagh with removal on Thursday going to the Church of St John the Baptist, Carrigart for requiem mass at 11am followed by interment in Meevagh Cemetery. Family time from 11pm until 11am




Annie Travers (nee Gallagher), Greagh Barr, Laghey Co, Donegal. At Aras Mhic Shuibhne Nursing Home. Remains reposing at the home from 6pm on Wednesday evening with removal at 7pm to arrive at St. Bridget’s Church, Ballintra at 7.30pm. Mass on Thursday at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to Aras Mhic Shuibhne Patients Comfort Fund, c/o any family member or Martin Gallagher funeral director, Laghey, 086 354 7875



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.