Obituaries, Saturday, December 30th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths: 



Liam McGirr, England

Jack Hannigan, Stranorlar

Fechin McMorrow, Collooney

Flo Brogan, Donegal Town

Theresa Burke, Sligo

Bernard McGrath, Glenswilly 




Liam McGirr, in Hemel Hempstead, England. Brother of the late Patsy McGirr, Ballykillone, Donegal Town. Funeral arrangements later



Jack Hannigan, Main Street Stranorlar,in his 105th year, father of John Hannigan,Clar Road, Donegal Town. His remains will repose at his home until rosary at 10 pm today. Funeral leaving  his home on Sunday at 10.30 am for  requiem mass at 11 am in the Church of Mary Immaculate Stranorlar,followed by interment in Stranorlar cemetery. No  flowers  please. Family time on the morning of the funeral.



Fechin McMorrow Main Street, Collooney, Co Sligo at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Church of the Assumption Collooney on Wednesday evening from 6 pm  to 9 pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday morning at 10 am. Burial afterwards in St Nathys cemetery Collooney.



Flo Brogan, (nee Mc Kinlay) mother of Billy, Lorna, & Angela McKee, 259 St Joseph’s Ave, Donegal Town.  Peacefully at home.  Remains reposing at her later residence from 3pm today.  Further arrangements later.



Theresa Burke, (Nee Mc Dermott), Mulroog East, Ballinderreen, Kilcolgan, Co Galway, and formerly of Kevinsfort, Strandhill Rd, Sligo.  Retired Principal of Dunally & Calry National Schools.  Peacefully at Maryfield Nursing Home, Athenry , Co Galway.  Sister of  Margaret Mc Murray, Maugheraboy  Rd, Sligo.  Reposing at the Corless Funeral Home, Kinvara, Co. Galway on Monday from 6pm with removal at 8pm to St. Colman’s Church, Ballinderreen.  Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 11am with burial afterwards in Drumacoo Cemetery.  Enquiries to  Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard,Sligo.on 071-9162140.


Bernard McGrath, Castlereagh, New Mills, Glenswilly.  Brother off James McGarth Clar, Donegal and Michael Mc Grath, Glencolmcille.  His remains will repose at his late residence.  Funeral Mass in St. Columba’s Church, Glenswilly on Sunday at 2pm with burial in Killpheak cemetery.  Family flowers only donations, if desired to the Sheepheaven Sub Aqua Club Search & Recovery c/o  Charlie Mc Clafferty, Funeral Directors, Churchill & Letterkenny.  Family time please on the morning of the funeral.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.