Obituaries, Saturday, February 3rd, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



John Joe Garvin, Keash

Michael McGrath, Letterkenny

Jim Smith, Sligo

Anthony CunninghamDunkineely




John Joe Garvin, Manchester, England and formerly of Carrowcrory, Keash, Co. Sligo. Suddenly at his home. Funeral and internment to take place in Manchester, England.



Michael McGrath, Listillion, Letterkenny, son of Pat Joe and Mary McGrath formerly from Millstreet, Pettigo.  Remains reposing at the family home at Listillion. Funeral from there on Monday at 10.15am going to the Church of the Irish Martyrs for 11am Funeral Mass.  Interment afterwards to Conwal Cemetery.  Family time please from 10pm to 11am and on the morning of the funeral.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Relay for Life or The Donegal Hospice c/o any family member.



Jim Smith, Ballinode, Sligo.  Retired Garda Siochana.  Peacefully at Mowlam Health Care, Sligo.  Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo, from 6pm on Sunday with removal at 7.30pm to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, to arrive at 8pm.  Mass of Christian burial at 11am on Monday, burial to follow in Clogher Cemetery, Calry, Co. Sligo.  House private please.


Anthony Cunningham, Ballybodonnell, Dunkineely, Co. Donegal. At Killybegs Community Hospital. Remains will be reposing at Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Mountcharles today from 5pm with removal at 6pm going to his late residence in Ballybodonnell. Removal from there on Monday morning at 11am going to Lakeland’s Crematorium Cavan for cremation at 2pm.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.