Obituaries, Friday, 6th October, 5pm

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

Bernadette Dodd, Cregg Services, Rosses Point, and Ballindoon,

Margaret Molloy, Meath and Ballymote





Mairéad Davey, née Marren, Charlestown Road, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo, tragically, following an accident.  Reposing at Coen’s Funeral Home, The Square, Tubbercurry, today 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 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.


Bernadette Dodd, Cregg Services, Rosses Point, Sligo, and formerly Cloonagh, Ballindoon, Co Sligo. Reposing in Cregg Chapel on Saturday from 5pm to 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Sunday at 11am followed by burial at 2pm in Ballyrush Cemetery. No flowers please. Donations in lieu if so desired to Cregg Services, C/o McDermott’s Funeral Directors, Castlebaldwin.


Margaret Molloy, Castle Crescent, Ashbourne, County Meath, and formerly of Ballymote, County Sligo, peacefully at St Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown. Reposing at her home from 3-7pm on Sunday. Removal on Monday morning, to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ashbourne, arriving for funeral mass at 11am. Cremation afterwards at Glasnevin Crematorium at 1pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired to St Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.