Obituaries, Sunday, December 31st, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths: 


Liam McGirr, England

Fechin McMorrow, Collooney

Flo Brogan, Donegal Town

Theresa Burke, Sligo

Bernard Mc Grath, Glenswilly

Kathleen Queenan, Sligo

Eamonn Gillespie, Glencolmcille

Angela Costello, Sligo
Liam McGirr, in Hemel Hempstead, England. Brother of the late Patsy McGirr, Ballykillone, Donegal Town.  Funeral Mass on Friday the 19th of January in Our Lady Queen Of All Creation Church, Hemel Hempstead, England.



Fechin McMorrow Sr. 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 late residence.  Remains leaving her residence on Wednesday at 1:30 pm to The Church Of Ireland, Donegal Town for Church service at 2pm with burial immediately afterwards in The Glebe Cemetery.


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 McMurray, 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 McGrath Clar, Donegal and Michael Mc Grath, Glencolmcille.  Funeral Mass in St. Columba’s Church, Glenswilly today 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.



Kathleen Queenan, ( nee Lang ), Strandhill Rd, Sligo and formerly of Masshill, Cloonacool, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at the North West Hospice.  Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home , Market Yard, Sligo today from 5.30pm  to 7pm.  Funeral will arrive at Sligo Cathedral on Monday for Mass of the Resurrection at 1pm with burial in St Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Rd, Sligo afterwards.  House private, family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The North West Hospice C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.



Eamonn Gillespie, Cashel, Glencolmcille, Co. Donegal.  Brother of the late John Eoinín.  Peacefully at Killybegs Community Hospital.  Removal today from Shovlins Funeral Home, Sandfields, Ardara at 6pm going to his late residence at Cashel, Glencolmcille.  Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 12pm with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  House private from 11pm to 11am




Angela Costello, Rathedmond Estate, Sligo.  Peacefully at St Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair.  Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo   on Monday from 5.30pm with removal at 7pm to Sligo Cathedral arriving at 7.30pm.  Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30 am on Tuesday with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery.  House Private Please.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The Alzheimers Society of Ireland C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.