Obituaries, Saturday, 2nd September, 1pm


Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Patsy McGrane, Ballyshannon

Evelyn Gillespie, Carrick, Donegal

Josephine Anderson, Sooey

Kathleen McGoldrick, Mulleek

George Moore, Laghey

Seamus Finn, Ballinode







Patsy McGrane, Parkhill, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at the Shiel Hospital, Ballyshannon. Reposing at his late residence today until 9pm. Funeral arriving to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon on Sunday for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am with interment in the Abbey Assaroe cemetery.  Family flowers only.  Donations in lieu if so desired to the Shiel Hospital Patients’ Comfort Fund, c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon or any family member.  House private to family on the morning of the funeral, please.




Evelyn Gillespie, Chicago, USA, and formerly of Creenveen, Carrick, Co. Donegal.  Ashes will be brought to St Columba’s Church, Carrick, for 11am funeral Mass on Sunday morning.  Burial afterward in the adjoining cemetery.



Josephine Anderson (née McGoldrick), St Albans, England and formerly of Cloonagh Coola, Sooey, Sligo.  Sister of the late Thomas (Sonny) McGoldrick and sister of the late Mary Gallagher, Dromard, Sligo.  Funeral Mass at St Alban and St Stephen’s Catholic Church, St Albans on Tuesday at 10am.



Kathleen McGoldrick (nee McGrory) Tirigannon, Mulleek, Co Fermanagh. Peacefully. Reposing at the family home until 9pm today and from 11am until 9pm on Sunday. Funeral mass in Saint Michael’s church Mulleek on Monday morning at 11am followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family Flowers donations in lieu if so desired to the Fermanagh branch of Marie Curie nurses c/o Patsy McCauley funeral director or any family member. Family time on Monday morning.  Please note a one way system will be in place with access by Mulleek Road and leave by Derryrona road.



George Moore, Mullinasole, Laghey, Co Donegal.  Formally of Yorkshire and Kent.  House strictly private please.  Cremation at Lakelands Crematorium Cavan, on Tuesday at 11am.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if so desired to the RNLI.



Seamus Finn, “Ballinode House”, Ballinode , Sligo.  Former Editor Of The Sligo Champion.  Peacefully at The North West Hospice, The Mall , Sligo.  Reposing at the Foley & McGowan funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo on Monday evening from 6pm until 8pm.  Funeral will arrive to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan on Tuesday morning for Funeral mass at 11am with funeral proceeding afterwards to Sligo cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations if desired to The North West Hospice, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.  House private please.



The Months Mind Mass for the late Angela McGowan (nee Chambers), formerly of Rathmulpatrick, Gleann, Co Sligo, will take place in St Patrick’s Church, Ballyrush, on Wednesday 6th September, at 7pm.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.