Obituaries, Thursday, January 18th, 3pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


George Conaghan, Mountcharles

Denis Feely, Belleek

Fr. Desmond O’Connor, Kiltegan, Co. Wicklow

Sean Callaghan, Donegal town

Tommy Ward, Geevagh

Elizabeth Lily Wyatt, Donegal Town




George Conaghan, Munterneese, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. At Letterkenny University Hospital. Remains will be reposing at Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Mountcharles today from 3pm with removal to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles to arrive at 7.30pm to repose overnight. Funeral mass on Friday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in Frosses old graveyard.



Denis Feely, 25 Rockfield Gardens, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh. Remains will repose at his home today from 7:30 pm and all day on Friday. House private to family on Saturday. Remains will arrive in St. Patrick’s Church Belleek on Saturday for 11am Funeral Mass followed by interment in St. John the Baptist Cemetery Toura. Family flowers only,donations in lieu if desired to the Renal Department Omagh Hospital c/o Peter Carty Funeral Director Garrison or any family member.




Fr. Desmond O’Connor, St. Patrick’s Missionary Society, Kiltegan, Co. Wicklow. In Morristown Hospital, New Jersey, USA after a brief illness. Predeceased by his parents, Bridie and Tommy, late of Wolfe Tone St. Sligo. Reposing at St Patrick’s, Kiltegan, on Friday, with removal to St Patrick’s Chapel at 5:30pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 12 noon followed by burial in the Society Cemetery. Month’s Mind Memorial Mass in The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo, at 1.30pm on Saturday, 17th of February.



Sean Callaghan, Finabanes, Donegal Town. Peacefully at University College Hospital, Galway. Remains reposing at his late residence in Finabanes from 6pm today until 10pm & from 12 mid-day until 10pm on Friday. Remains leaving his residence on Saturday morning at 10:30 for 11am mass in St Agatha’s Church, Clar with burial immediately afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Family time on the morning of the funeral. Family flower only donations if so desired to Donegal Community Hospital Patient Comfort Fund C/O any family member or R. Faulkner Funeral Undertaker.



Tommy Ward, Ballycullen, Geevagh, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon on Friday from 5pm until 6.45pm. Removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh arriving 7.15pm. Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday at 11am. Interment in Corrig Cemetery.


Elizabeth Lily Wyatt, Drumgornan, Ballydevitt, Donegal Town. Remains reposing at the family home today from 6.30 pm until 10 pm, and from 12 noon to 5pm on Friday. Removal from the family home at 6.30 pm to St Mary’s Church Killymard for 7 pm. House private for removal. Funeral mass on Saturday at 11 am with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if so desired to Donegal Hospice in care of any family member. One-way system in operation from old Ballydevitt school. Exit at Orbeg to Killymard.


Peggy Scott, Cavanmore, Holywell, Belcoo. Remains reposing at her residence from 7pm this evening. Remains will leave her home at 11am on Saturday to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Holywell, Belcoo for 11:30am funeral mass. Burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.