Obituaries, Monday, 11th September, 9am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Anna Gethins, Riverstown

Tommy Jackson, Ballisodare

Babs Maguire, Ballyshannon

Philomena Keely, Dromahair

Liam Hyland, Donegal Town

Mary Ryan, Sligo

Delia Dowdall, Sligo

Margaret Harte, Sligo

Eilish Curran, Dunfanaghy




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



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.  Mass of the Resurrection at 2pm today St. Joseph’s Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon.  Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  House private to family and close friends today 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. Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair, and formerly of St. Anne’s Terrace, Sligo.  Peacefully at St. Phelim’s Nursing Home.  Reposing at her son Jason’s home in Carrowkeel, Ballisodare, from 5pm to 9pm today.  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



Mary Ryan, (nee Kelly) Martin Savage Terrace, Sligo and late of Athy, Co. Kildare.  Peacefully at the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo.  Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 5pm today.  Removal at 6.30pm to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo.  Mass of the Resurrection at 2pm on Tuesday.  Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery.  House private please.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Delia Dowdall, Nee Harrison, Upper John St, Sligo.  Peacefully at Cahercalla Hospice, Ennis, Co. Clare.  Funeral will arrive at Sligo Cathedral on Wednesday for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am.  Private cremation will take place in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan afterwards.  House strictly private please, no flowers by request, donations in lieu if desired to The Irish Hospice Foundation C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard , Sligo.


Margaret (Maggie) Harte, nee Gethins, 1 Knocknaganny, St Joseph’s Terrace, Sligo.  Peacefully at St. John’s Hospital, Sligo.  Funeral arrangements to be announced later.  Enquires to Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market yard, Sligo, on 071 9162140.  House private please.


Eilish Curran, former resident of Cregg House, Sligo, and late of Carnamaddy, Dunfanaghy, Letterkenny, Co Donegal. Peacefully at Inbhear na Mara, Bundoran. Remains reposing in Carnamaddy, from 1pm today. Funeral Mass in St Michael’s Church, Creeslough, on Wednesdy at 1pm. Burial afterwards in Doe Cemetery, Creeslough. Family time please from 11pm to 11am. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to Downs Syndrome Ireland, c/o any family member or Harkin Funeral Directors, Creeslough.





Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.