Obituaries, Saturday, 9th September, 9am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Ethna Gallagher, Dunkineely

Anna Gethins, Riverstown

Philip Mc Guinness, Rossinver

Alfie Banks, Ballymote

Tommy Jackson, Ballisodare




Ethna Gallagher, Croagh Road, Dunkineely. Peacefully at the Letterkenny University Hospital.   11am funeral mass in the Church of Saint Joseph and Saint Conal, Bruckless today 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.  11am funeral mass in St Aiden’s Church, Ballaghmeehan today with burial afterwards in Rossinver new cemetery. House private to family on Saturday morning please.



Alfie Banks, ‘St.Anthony’s’, Sligo Road, Ballymote and formerly Kellystown, Knocknahur, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at the Community Nursing Unit, Ballymote.   Reposing at his home today from 11am until 4pm.  Family time thereafter. Removal to The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote today arriving at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday morning at 11.30am followed by burial in St. Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo or the Patients Comfort Fund, Community Nursing Unit, Ballymote.



Tommy Jackson, Stella Maris, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.  In Edmonton Canada, following an accident.  Funeral arrangements later.  House Private Please.  All Enquiries to Gerard Clarke & Sons, Funeral Directors, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. 071 91 30700




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.



The obituary details are also available on our website


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