Obituaries, Sunday, 1st October, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




John McCafferty, Ballyshannon

Jim Gilligan, Collooney

Gabrielle Diamond, Sligo

Patrick Joseph Jordan, Inver

Elizabeth Moran, Drumshanbo






John McCafferty, 36 Ernedale Heights, Ballyshannon, and Killeem, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at the Rock Nursing Unit.  Reposing at his son Billy McCafferty’s Home, Killeem, Ballyshannon today from 2pm until 9pm, remains going to St Patrick’s Church on Monday for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the Abbey Cemetrey, house private on the morning of the funeral please, family flowers only, donations if desired to the Rock Nursing Unit, Ballyshannon, C/O John McGee Funeral Director or any family member



Jim Gilligan, Main St, Collooney.  Peacefully at Mowlam Nursing Home, Sligo.  Reposing at his residence today from 3pm with removal at 6pm to the Church of the Assumption, Collooney, arriving at 6.30pm.  Funeral mass on Monday at 11am with funeral proceeding afterwards to St. Nathy`s cemetery, Collooney.  Family flowers only please, donations if desired to the Patient Comfort Fund at Mowlam nursing home, C/o The Foley & McGowan funeral home .



Gabrielle Diamond, Oakfield Park, Sligo and formerly of Toberawnaun, Skreen.  Peacefully at Ard na Greine Nursing Home.  Reposing in the Nazareth House Chapel, Sligo today from 5pm with removal at 6.30pm to Saint Adamnans Church, Skreen, arriving  for 7pm.  Funeral Mass on Monday at 12.30pm followed by burial in Skreen old cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Alzheimers Association, C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors Ballisodare Co. Sligo


Patrick Joseph Jordan, The Port, Inver, Co. Donegal.  Suddenly at his late residence.  Remains will be reposing at Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Mountcharles on Monday from 3.30pm with removal to St. Nauls Church, Ardaghey to arrive at 8pm.  Funeral mass on Tuesday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in the local cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to Donegal Community Hospital, Donegal Town c/o Gallagher’s Funeral Home Mountcharles.


Elizabeth ‘Lizzie’ Moran, nee Clarke, Drumhall, Drumshanbo Co. Leitrim.  Peacefully at Ballinamore Care Centre.  Remains reposing at the residence of her son and daughter in law, John Paul and Marian Moran, Drumhall, Drumshanbo today until 3pm, with removal this evening to St. Patrick’s Church Drumshanbo, arriving at 7pm.  Funeral Mass on Monday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Drumshanbo New Cemetery.  House private from 3pm on Sunday please. 


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.