Obituaries, Wednesday, January 10th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Anthony Walsh, Sligo

Mary Clerkin, Donegal Town

Kathleen Fairbanks, Ballinafad

Jimmy Egan, Strandhill

Alice Duncan, Ballyshannon

Ron Matthews, Killybegs

Beatrice Gallagher, Drumkeerin

Ted Brennan, Manorhamilton

Lena, Bohan, Maugheraboy



Anthony Walsh, Riverside, Sligo. Unexpectedly at his home. Removal from his home today 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 this morning at 11am.  Reposing at her residence at Drumcliffe, Donegal town from 2pm until 10pm today.  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.


Kathleen Fairbanks (nee Ingram), Culsheramore, Ballinafad, Boyle, Co. Sligo, Peacefully at her home. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 11.30am on Thursday. Removal at 1pm on Thursday to Aughanagh Parish Church, arriving for Funeral Service at 2pm. Burial follows in the adjoining Churchyard. House private please.


James (Jimmy) Egan, White Cottage, Culleenduff, Strandhill, Co. Sligo and formerly of Kyle, Borris-in-Ossory, Co.Laois. Funeral will arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Strandhill today for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to SHOUT, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.


Alice Duncan, 11 High Fields, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Peacefully at the Shiel Hospital, Ballyshannon. Reposing at her late residence. Remains going to St Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, this morning for 11am funeral mass, with burial afterwards in the Abbey Cemetery.


Ron Matthews, Riverdale Heights, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. Remains reposing at his residence with removal on Thursday morning at 10.30am to St. Mary’s Church Killybegs for 11am funeral mass. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family time from 11pm to 11am.


Beatrice Gallagher, nee McMorrow, Drumkeerin, Co.Leitrim. Peacefully at the Royal Hospital, Donnybrook, Dublin. Funeral Mass today in St Brigid’s Church, Drumkeerin at 2pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family Flowers only, please.


Ted Brennan, Park Road, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim, and formerly of Lisserdrea, Boyle, Co Roscommon. Peacefully at his home. Funeral arrangements to be announced later. House private please .


Lena Bohan, nee Lydon, 1 Lynndale, Magheraboy, Sligo and formerly Tuam, Co. Galway.  Peacefully at her residence. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Sligo, today from 5pm until 7.30pm followed by removal to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo, arriving at 8pm. Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday at 11.30am. Burial to follow in Scarden Cemetery. House private, please.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.