Obituaries, Thursday, 7th September, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Donal Healy, Sligo

Ethna Gallagher, Dunkineely

Anna Gethins, Riverstown

Philip Mc Guinness, Rossinver



Donal Healy, Rosemount, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his home from 3pm to 9pm today. Removal from his home on Friday morning to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 11am. Burial to follow in Saint Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The North West Hospice or S.H.O.U.T., C/O Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.


Ethna Gallagher, Croagh Road, Dunkineely. Peacefully at the Letterkenny University Hospital.  Remains reposing at the home of her daughter Mary and son in law Aidan O’Donnell, Croagh Road, Dunkineely today from 6 pm to 10 pm and on Friday from 2 pm to 10 pm.  Removal on Saturday morning at 10.30 am going to the Church of Saint Joseph and Saint Conal, Bruckless for funeral mass at 11.00 o’clock.  Followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.  Donations if desired to the Stroke Medical Rehab Unit, Letterkenny University Hospital, care of any family member or John B. O’Donnell Funeral Director.



Anna Gethins, In Greenwich, London and formerly of Cloonlurg, Riverstown, Co. Sligo. Daughter of Pattie and the late Paddy Gethins, Cloonlurg. Funeral arrangements later.


Philip Mc Guinness, Carrowrevagh, Glenaniff, Rossinver. Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at the North West Hospice Sligo. Remains reposing at his home this evening from 8pm and on Friday from 3pm to 9pm. Removal to St Aiden’s Church, Ballaghmeehan on Saturday morning for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in Rossinver new cemetery. House private to family on Saturday morning please.



The months mind mass for the late Kathleen Greene, Main street, Blacklion, Co Cavan will take place on Saturday at 12 o clock in St Patricks Church, Killinagh Blacklion.



The anniversary mass of Mary McGourty, formerly of Old Galway Road, Collooney will take place on Saturday in the Church of the Assumption, Collooney, at 8pm.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.