Obituaries, Sunday, 10th September, 10am

 Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Anna Gethins, Riverstown

Alfie Banks, Ballymote

Tommy Jackson, Ballisodare

Babs Maguire, Ballyshannon

Philomena Keely, Dromahair

Liam Hyland, Donegal Town





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



Alfie Banks, ‘St.Anthony’s’, Sligo Road, Ballymote and formerly Kellystown, Knocknahur, Co. Sligo.  Funeral Mass today at 11.30am in The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, 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



Babs Maguire, Rathglass, Moy Road, Ballyshannon Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at her late residence.  Reposing at her late residence from today 12 noon until 10pm.  Removal on Monday afternoon at 1:15pm to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon, for mass of the resurrection at 2pm.  Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  House private to family and close friends on Monday please.   Family flowers only, donations in lieu to the palliative care team, the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo, C/O Conlon and Breslin Funeral Directors.  086 249 2036



Philomena Keely, nee Scott, St. Phelims Nursing Home, Dromahair, and formally of St. Annes Terrace, Sligo.  Peacefully at St. Phelim’s Nursing Home.  Reposing at her son Jason’s home in Carrowkeel, Ballisodare, from 5pm to 9pm on Monday.  Funeral to arrive in St. Annes Church, Sligo, for Mass of Christian burial at 11am on Tuesday, burial to follow in Sligo cemetery, house private to family outside of reposing times.


Liam Hyland, Tullycullion, Old Golf Course Road, Donegal Town.  Funeral arrangements will be announced later.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.