Obituaries, Monday, January 8th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Anthony Walsh, Sligo

Mary Clerkin, Donegal Town

Bertie Vance, Ballyshannon

Teresa Dillon, Ballyshannon

Kathleen Fairbanks, Ballinafad








Anthony Walsh, Riverside, Sligo. Unexpectedly at his home.  Reposing at his home, from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday. Removal from his home on Wednesday to St Anne’s Church, Sligo to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 1pm. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, c/o Seamus Feehily and Son, funeral directors, Pearse Road, Sligo



Mary Clerkin, 5 Drumcliffe, Donegal Town.  At Aras MicSuibhne Nursing Home, Mullinasole, Laghey.  Removal from the nursing home on Wednesday at 11am.  Reposing at her residence at Drumcliffe, Donegal town from 2pm until 10pm on Wednesday.  Removal on Thursday at 10.20am for 11am funeral mass in St Mary’s Church, Killymard, followed by burial afterwards in St Agatha’s cemetery, Clar.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu to aras MicSuibhne nursing home patients comfort fund, c/o Jackie Carron funeral director.



Bertie Vance, Carricknahorna, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal at Donegal Community Hospital, Donegal town.  Reposing at John McGee & Sons Funeral Home today from 5pm to 9pm followed with removal to St. Ann’s Church on Tuesday at 1.30pm for 2pm funeral service.  House private please. All enquires to John McGee on 0719851744



Teresa Dillon, nee Gallagher, 1 Gortnamona Drive, Foxrock, Dublin at Ferndee Nursing Home, Blackrock, Dublin. Sister of Danny Gallagher, Donegal Town, Vincent Gallagher, Ballyhshannon. Sister of Mary and Kathleen Gallagher, Higginstown, Ballyshannon. Funeral mass in Foxrock Church in Dublin on Wednesday at 10am. Removal to St Joseph’s Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon at approximately 4pm for burial. House private please. Enquiries to McGees Funeral Home, Ballyshannon, 0719851744.



Kathleen Fairbanks (nee Ingram), Culsheramore, Ballinafad, Boyle, Co. Sligo, Peacefully at her home. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Enquiries to Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo, Phone 071/9159999. House private please.





Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.