Obituaries, Friday, December 22nd, 11am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Margaret “Peggy” Hegarty, Donegal Town

Gerard Downes, Sligo

Joseph Quinn, Laghey

Jim Mahon, Ballyshannon

Josephine Walsh, Sligo

William Blanc, Sligo

John Moran, Donegal Town

Jamsie Monaghan, Pettigo



Margaret “Peggy” Hegarty, 17 Marian Villas Donegal Town. Removal from the residence of her daughter Mary Thomas at Birchill, Clar, Donegal Town this morning at 10:15am going via her late residence in Marian Villas for Funeral mass in St Mary’s Church Killymard at 11am. Burial immediately afterwards in Clar graveyard. House private this morning please.



Gerard Downes, St. Patrick’s Terrace, Sligo. Mass of Christian Burial in the Nazareth House Chapel at 11:30am this morning. Burial to follow in Sligo cemetery.



Joseph Quinn, Rossilly Barr, Laghey Co Donegal. Peacefully at his home.  Reposing at his residence today from 12 noon until 10pm. Remains leaving the family home at 10.30am on Saturday for 11am funeral mass in St. Bridget’s Church Ballintra Co Donegal with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House strictly private on Saturday morning for family please.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to St. Vincent. De Paul care of any family member or Martin Gallagher funeral directors, Laghey.



Jim Mahon, 34 Erne Dale Heights, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Shiel Hospital Mortuary today from 5pm with removal at 6:30pm to the Methodist Church, Ballintra for 7pm to repose overnight. Funeral service on Saturday at 2pm in Ballintra with service of interment in St.Anne’s Church Graveyard, Ballyshannon. All welcome to call to the family home, 34 Erne Dale Heights, on Friday.



Josephine Walsh (Nee Pobjoy) Riverside, Sligo. Peacefully at her home.
Reposing at her home from 5pm to 8pm this evening. Removal from her home to Saint Anne’s Church, Sligo on Saturday to arrive for Mass of Christain burial at 11am. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice C/O Seamus Feehily and son funeral directors, Pearse Road, Sligo



William Blanc, Thornhill, Strandhill Rd., Sligo. Peacefully at Abbey Haven Nursing Home, Boyle, Co Roscommon. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo this  evening (Friday) from 5:30pm with removal at 7pm to St John’s Cathedral, John St, Sligo arriving at 7:30pm. Funeral service at 12 noon on Saturday with burial in St Anne’s Churchgrounds, Strandhill, Co. Sligo afterwards.



John Moran, Doonan, Donegal Town. Remains reposing at the family home today from 3 pm until 10 o clock tonight. Removal tomorrow Saturday at 10.30 am to St Marys Church, Killymard for 11am funeral mass with burial immediately afterwards in St Agathas graveyard, Clar. House strictly private family and friends only please.


Jamsie Monaghan, Lough Derg, Pettigo, Co. Donegal, peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital. Remains will be reposing at his residence from 6.00 pm this evening. Removal on Sunday morning at 10.30 am to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Pettigo for requiem Mass at 11.00am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private please on Sunday morning.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.