Obituaries, Sunday, 22nd October, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Dermot Gallagher, Kinlough

Joan Fitzpatrick, Sligo

Patrick McCann, Manorhamilton

Martin Fallon, Athlone

Gracie Gallagher, Gaoth Dobhair

Patrick White, Ballyshannon

John (Johnny) Parker, Manorhamilton and Sligo



Dermot Gallagher, Melvin Court, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim. Suddenly at his home. Son of the late Paddy and Patricia Gallagher, Mullinaleck, Kinlough.  Reposing at the Gilmartin Funeral Home, Kinlough today from 5pm to 6.30pm.  Funeral Home private to family and friends from 6.30pm with removal to St. Aidans Church, Kinlough for 7pm.  Mass of the Resurrection on Monday at 11am burial afterwards in St. Aidans Cemetery, Kinlough. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to North Leitrim Men’s Group, Manorhamilton care of Conlan & Breslin  Funeral Directors on 086-2492036


Joan Fitzpatrick, (nee Burnside), Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill, Co. Sligo and late of Ashbrook, Marymount, Pearse Road, Sligo.  Peacefully after a long illness at Summerville Healthcare.  Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 5pm to 6.30pm today.  Removal on Monday to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am.  Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The Alzheimer Day Care Centre, Aughamore, Carraroe c/o Sean Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Patrick McCann, (known as Patsy), Park Road, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim.  Peacefully at St. Patrick’s Hospital, Carrick on Shannon.  Reposing at his residence at Park Road today until 10pm with family break time from 6 until 7pm.  Removal on Monday to St Clare’s Church, Manorhamilton for 12 noon funeral mass with burial afterwards in Killenora Cemetery, Glencar.  House private at all other times.  Family flowers only; Donations in lieu of flowers to St. Patrick’s Hospital Patients Comfort Fund, Carrick on Shannon, or Our Lady’s Hospital Patients Comfort Fund, Manorhamilton C/O any family member or funeral director.  All inquiries to Seamus Reynolds & Sons, Funeral Directors, Killargue, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. 086 8078027


Martin (Moppy) Fallon, 35 Cluain Broc, Daneshill, Monksland, Athlone and formerly of 51 St. Annes Terrace, Sligo. Son of Kevin ‘Neighbour’ and Kitty Fallon.  Peacefully in Gran Canaria.  Reposing at his residence today until 7pm.  Funeral Mass on Monday at 12 noon in the Church of St. Peter & Paul with burial afterwards in Coosan Cemetery.  House Strictly Private on Monday morning.  Family Flowers only please.  Donations in lieu of Flowers to the Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust.



Gracie “Eoghain Shéain” Gallagher, Magheraclogher, Bunbeg, Gaoth Dobhair.  Removal from her residence on Monday at 10.30am for 11am requiem mass at St. Mary’s Chapel, Derrybeg with burial afterwards in Magheragallon cemetery, Gweedore.  Family time please from 11pm to 10am.  Rosary both nights at 9pm  Donations in lieu of flowers if desired to the Dialyses Unit, Letterkenny University Hospital c/o Stephen O’Donnell & Sons Funeral Directors or any family member.


Patrick White, Dunmuckrim, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital.  Further funeral arrangements to be announced later.  All enquires can be made to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087 2485819


John (Johnny) Parker, Hillside Crescent, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim and late of St. John’s Terrace, Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.  Funeral will take place on Tuesday.  Time will be announced later.  Enquiries to Seán Feehily at Feehly’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo on 071/9159999 or 24 hour mobile 087/2411114


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.