Obituaries, Saturday, February 17th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Leo Devins, England and Rathcormac

Mary Connolly, Kinlough

Brian Litster, Sligo

Barney McGlashin, New York and Frosses

Matthew Murphy, Donegal Town

Maureen McGowan, Sligo

Sean Diver, Killybegs

Frances Sullivan, Dromore West







Leo Devins, 17c Douglas Avenue, Watford, England and formerly of Canatogher, Rathcormac, Co. Sligo. In England.  Brother of the Late Michael and Pat Devins.  Reposing at Mc Gloin’s Funeral Home, Chapel Road, Cliffoney from 4.30pm on Sunday with removal at 5.30pm to St Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac, arriving at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Monday at 11am with burial afterwards in Drumcliff Cemetery.



Mary Connolly, Gurteendarragh, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim.  Peacefully at Our Lady’s Hospital Manorhamilton.  Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel today from 6pm to 7pm with removal to St Aidans Church, Kinlough, to arrive for 8pm.  Funeral mass on Sunday at 11am with burial afterwards in St Aidans Cemetery.  Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu of flowers to Our Ladys Hospital Patient Comfort Fund.



Brian Litster, ‘Kincraig’, Millbrook, Ballincar, Sligo, peacefully at home. Funeral service at 2pm on Tuesday in the Church of Ireland, Rosses Point, Co. Sligo. Burial follows in Rathcormac New Cemetery, Co. Sligo. Family home private please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund c/o Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Barney McGlashin, Brooklyn, New York and formerly of Frosses, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Menorah Nursing Home, Brooklyn, New York. Funeral arrangements will be announced later.



Matthew Murphy, 45 The Glebe, Donegal Town and formerly of Drogheda Co. Louth.  Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital.  Father of Maureen, Neal, Meencally, Donegal Town.  House private please, funeral arrangements to be announced later.  All enquiries to John McGowan Funeral Directors 087 270 6699



Maureen McGowan, (Nee Gilgan), Devins Drive, Sligo and formerly Seafield, Knocknahur, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital, in her 90th year.  Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo from 4pm on Sunday with liturgy of prayer at 5pm.  Funeral to arrive at the Star of the Sea Church, Ransboro, for Mass of Christian burial at 11am Monday.  Burial to follow in Saint Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, c/o Seamus Feehily & Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.



Sean Diver, Meentullynagarn, Killybegs, Co. Donegal.  Remains arriving at St. Mary’s Church, Kilybegs on Monday for 7pm.  Funeral mass on Tuesday at 11am, with burial afterwards in the local cemetery.  House private please.


Frances Sullivan, Dromore West, Co. SLigo.  Peacefully at Ard Na Greine Nursing Home, Enniscrone.  Mother of Carolyn Lennnon.  Reposing at Sweeneys Funeraly Home on Sunday from 7pm with removal at 8pm to Kilmacshalgan Church, Dromore West.  Service on Monday at 2pm with committal afterwards in Churchill Cemetery.  Family Flowers only, donations if desired to MS Sligo.  House private please.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.