Obituaries, Friday, 6th October, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Mairéad Davey, Tubbercurry

Martin Gilmartin, London and Ballinaglera

Mary Kate Walsh, Charlestown and Tourlestrane

Steve Urwin, Coolaney

Bridget McGarry, Culfadda

Johnny Gillespie, Glencolmcille






Mairéad Davey, née Marren, Charlestown Road, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo, tragically, following an accident.  Reposing at Coen’s Funeral Home, The Square, Tubbercurry, today from 3pm until 6pm. Family break for one hour and reposing again from 7pm until 9pm.  Mass of the Resurrection on Saturday at 2pm in the Church of St. John the Evangelist, Tubbercurry, with the funeral proceeding to Rhue Cemetery.  Family flowers only.  Donations, if so desired, to the North West Hospice c/o Coen’s Funeral Directors.  House private please.



Martin Gilmartin, Wembly, London and late of Ballinaglera, Dowra.  Removal to St. Hugh’s Church, Ballinaglera arriving at 6pm today.  Funeral mass on Saturday at 11am followed by burial in Fahey cemetery.


Mary Kate Walsh, née Carr, peacefully at St. Attracta’s Nursing Home, Charlestown, Co. Mayo and late of Banada, Tourlestrane, Co. Sligo, in her 90th year.  Reposing at Coen’ s Funeral Home, Tubbercurry, on Saturday from 6pm until 8pm. Removal on Sunday to St. Attracta’s Church, Tourlestrane, arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 12.30pm. The funeral will proceed to Banada Abbey Cemetery.


Steve Urwin, The Shires, Rockfield, Coolaney, Co Sligo and formerly of Strandhill and Strandhill Golf Club, Co Sligo. Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital. Funeral will arrive at Rathbarron Church, Coolaney , Co Sligo on Tuesday next Oct 10th for Funeral Service at 2pm . Cremation will take place afterwards in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan at 5:30pm approx. Family flowers only please , Donations in lieu if desired to The North West Hospice C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.




Bridget McGarry, late of Listhrush, Culfadda, Ballymote, Co Sligo. At the Community Nursing Unit, Ballymote. Reposing at the Community Nursing Unit Chapel on Saturday evening from 5pm with removal at 6:30pm to the Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Church, Culfadda, arriving at 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Sunday at 1pm with burial afterwards in Knockbrack Cemetery.


Johnny Gillespie, Killaned, Glencolmcille, Co Donegal.  Removal from Shovlin’s Funeral Home, Sanfields, Ardara this evening at 6pm to his late residence at Killaned, Glencolmcille.  Removal on Sunday morning to St Columba’s Church, Glencolmcille for 10am Funeral Mass with   burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.