Obituaries, Sunday, January 28th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Alexander McGourty, Calry

Brigid Gallagher, London and Kiltyclogher

Paddy Mc Gloin, Bundoran and Castlegal

Myra Scanlon, Sligo

Mary Grogan, Drumkeerin

Margaret Callaghan, Sligo

Seamus Deane, Kilcar

Margaret Gunning, Sligo





Alex (Alexander) McGourty, Loughanelton, Calry, Co. Sligo. Unexpectedly in Ecuador.  Reposing at his home from 1pm to 6pm on Monday.  Removal from his home on Tuesday to arrive at Saint Patrick’s Church Calry for Mass of Christian burial at 12 noon, burial to follow in Clogher Cemetery. House private to family outside reposing times please. Family Flowers only please. Donation’s in lieu if desired to Sligo Kayak Club, Summerhill Kayak Club or the Kevin bell Reparation Trust C/O Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Director’s, Pearse Road Sligo.




Brigid Gallagher, London and late of Glenkeel, Kiltyclogher, Co Leitrim. Removal today to St Patrick’s Church Kiltyclogher for funeral Mass at 11.30am. Burial afterwards to the adjoining Cemetery





Paddy Mc Gloin, late of An Post, Newtown, Bundoran, Co. Donegal and formerly of Grellagh, Castlegal, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at his home. Brother of Winfred Mc Dermott, Rosses Point, Ann Branley, Drumcliff and Liam, Grellagh. Arriving at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Bundoran today for 1pm Funeral Mass.  Burial afterwards in St. Ninidh’s Cemetery, Bundoran. House private this morning please.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice c/o Mc Gloin Undertakers.



Myra Scanlon, (née Golden), Ballyfree, Carraroe, Sligo and formerly of Quignashee, Ballina.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at the Foley and McGowan Funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo today from 6pm to 8pm.  Funeral will arrive at St. John’s Church, Carraroe, Sligo on Monday for funeral mass at 11am, with funeral proceeding to Sligo cemetery.  House private please.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice c/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo.




Mary Grogan, nee Gallagher, Main St, Drumkeerin and formerly of Creevelea, Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim.  Reposing at the residence of her son Damian, Glassdrummond, Drumkeerin today from 3pm until 10pm and on Monday from 10am until 5pm followed by removal to St.Brigids Church, Drumkeerin, arriving at 7pm.  Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 11am. Burial to follow in the adjoining cemetery.



Margaret Callaghan (Nee Downey) Garavogue Villas, Sligo. Peacefully at her home. Reposing at her home from 6pm to 10pm today, removal from her home on Monday to Saint Anne’s Church, Sligo to arrive for Mass of Christian burial at 11am.  Burial to follow in Sligo cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Northwest Hospice C/O Seamus Feehily and Son funeral directors, Pearse Road, Sligo



Seamus Deane, Cruckarra, Kilcar, Co. Donegal.  Removal from the Eternal Light Chapel of Rest, Mountain Top Letterkenny, today at 2.30pm to arrive at his residence at 4.30pm.  Removal from his residence on Tuesday at 11.30am for funeral mass in St. Cartha’s Church, Kilcar, at 12noon, burial afterwards in Kilcar Cemetery.



Margaret (Madge) Gunning (Nee Mullaney), Scarden Beg, Stranhill Rd, Sligo.  Peacefully at Saint Johns Hospital, Sligo.  Ex staff nurse of Garden Hill, Sligo.  Reposing at Saint John’s Hospital Chapel from 5pm to 7pm on Monday, funeral to arrive at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo for Mass of Christian burial at 11.30 am on Tuesday, burial to follow in St. Patricks cemetery.





Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.