Obituaries, Saturday, 14th October, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Nora Visscher, Sligo and Holland

Bernie Breslin, Barnesmore

Minnie Coulter, Mountcharles

Mary Eunice West, Cashelgarron

Amanda McGlone, Bundoran

Oliver McTiernan, Ballinaglera

Gladys Thompson, Garrison




Nora Visscher, nee Ford, Groningen, Holland, and formerly of 27 St. Anne’s Terrace, Sligo. Sister of Martin and Eric Ford, Sligo; Joseph, Patrick and Owen, UK; and Breedge, Holland. Funeral will take place in Holland on Monday.


Bernie Breslin, Townalaghan, Barnesmore.  Peacefully in Galway Hospice.  Remains reposing at her late residence until 7pm today.  Remains leaving her residence on Sunday morning at 9.45am to St Agatha’s Church, Clar, for 10.30am mass with burial immediately afterwards in adjoning cemetery.  House private on Sunday morning please.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu to Galway Hospice


Minnie Coulter, Buncronan, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal.  Her remains will be reposing at the residence of her son Bill Coulter, Buncronan, Mountcharles today until 10pm and Sunday from 12 noon until 10pm.  Removal from there on Monday at 1.30pm going to St. John’s Church, Inver for Service at 2pm, with burial afterwards in the adjoining Churchyard. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to Inver Church or Strabane day centre c/o Gallagher’s Funeral Home Mountcharles or any family member.  A one way system will operate at the wake, entry at the Gortward crossroads Inver and exit on the Doorin line.



Mary Eunice West, (nee Kerr), Cooladrummon, Cashelgarron, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at her home.  Removal on Tuesday to Drumcliffe Parish Church arriving for Funeral Service at 1pm, followed by burial in Drumcliffe Churchyard.  House private please.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the Carers Association c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Amanda McGlone, Nee Innes, 41 Silverhill, West End, Bundoran, Co. Donegal.  Peacefuly at the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo.  Reposing at her home on Sunday from 11am until 9pm, removal on Monday morning at 10.30am to arrive at the Church of our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran for mass of the Resurrection at 11am, burial afterwards in St. Ninnidh’s Cemetrey, Newtown, Bundoran, family flowers only please, donations in Lieu to Benbulben COPD or the Northwest hospice, The Mall, Sligo c/o Conlon and Breslin Funeral Directors on 086 249 2036.  House private to family Monday morning please.


Oliver McTiernan, Dernageer, Ballinaglera, Co. Leitrim.  Remains reposing at his residence.  House private from 3pm on Monday.  Removal to St. Hugh’s Church at 7pm on Monday.  Funeral Mass at 12noon on Tuesday followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard.  Family flowers only please.


Gladys Thompson, Nee Carson, 107 Gurteen Road, Garrison Co. Fermanagh.  House strictly private at her own request.  Further arrangements to follow.  Enquiries to Patsy McCauley Funeral Directors Belleek, Co. Fermanagh, on 07703210437


A months mind mass for the late Donal Healy, Rosemount, Strandhill Road, Sligo will take place on Saturday the 21st of October at 7.30pm, in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.