Obituaries, Tuesday, November 7th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


John Larkin, Ballyshannon  

Patricia McCrea, Ballyshannon

Ann Brogan, Donegal town

Una Gallagher, Donegal Town

Scott Fredericks, also known as Frederick Wehrly, Arklow and Sligo

Margaret Babs Golden, Ballymote

John Joseph (Jackie) Gallagher, Ballinamore





John Larkin, 22 Assaroe View, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Unexpectedly at his late residence. Reposing at the family home today until 10pm and on Wednesday from 11am until 10pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday at 1pm in St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, with internment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if so desired to the Motor Neurone Association of Ireland, c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon, or any family member. House private to family on the morning of the funeral, please.


Patricia McCrea, known as Patty, Abbeylands, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at her residence.  Reposing at the family home on Wednesday from 3pm to 5pm with house private at all other times please. Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday at 11am in St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon with internment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery.


Ann Brogan, Drummenny, Donegal Town and Drumcondra, Dublin. At St Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown, Dublin. According to her wishes Ann’s body has been donated to medical science. A memorial mass will take place on Thursday at 11am in St Agatha’s Church, Clar. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to Solace Cancer Care, Donegal Town, c/o any family member.


Una Gallagher, Drumcliffe, Donegal Town, peacefully at Donegal Community Hospital. Remains reposing at her late residence from 6:30pm until 10pm this evening and from 11am until 10pm on Wednesday. Remains will leave her residence on Thursday morning at 10:30am for 11am Mass in St Mary’s Church, Killymard, with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private on Thursday morning please. Family flowers only, donations if so desired to the Patient Comfort Fund, Donegal Community Hospital, C/o Faulkner Funeral Director or any family member.


Scott Fredericks, also known as Frederick Wehrly, Arklow and Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the residence of his brother Tony, Culleenduff,  Strandhill, Sligo, on Wednesday from 4pm to 9pm. Mass of the Resurrection in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo, on Thursday at 11:30am with burial afterward in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo.


Margaret Babs Golden, nee Scanlon, Carrigans Upper, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the Community Nursing Unit, Ballymote. Remains reposing at the Nursing Unit on Wednesday from 5pm to 6:30pm, followed by removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote to arrive at 7pm. Funeral mass on Thursday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if so desired to the Patient Comfort Fund, Ballymote Nursing Unit.


John Joseph (Jackie) Gallagher, Church St., Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim and formerly Glenade, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Oakview Nursing Home, Belturbet. Reposing at his home on Wednesday from 3pm to 10pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 12 noon in St. Patrick’s church, Ballinamore followed by burial in Oughteragh Cemetery. Family Flowers only please, donations, in lieu, if desired to The Parkinsons Association of Ireland, c/o Smiths Funeral Directors.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.