Obituaries, Monday, February 19th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Leo Devins, England and Rathcormac

Brian Litster, Sligo

Barney McGlashin, New York and Frosses

Matthew Murphy, Donegal Town

Maureen McGowan, Sligo

Sean Diver, Killybegs

Frances Sullivan, Dromore West

Keith Clarke, Ballintra

Owen Carr, Ballymote

Conal O’Donnell, Killybegs

Ignatius Davey, Ballymote



Leo Devins, 17c Douglas Avenue, Watford, England and formerly of Canatogher, Rathcormac, Co. Sligo. Funeral Mass today at 11am in St Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac with burial afterwards in Drumcliff Cemetery.



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.  Funeral Mass today at 11am at Corpus Christi Church, Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey.



Matthew Murphy, 45 The Glebe, Donegal Town and formerly of Drogheda Co. Louth.  Removal this morning for 11am funeral mass in St. Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town with interment afterwards in St. Columba Church Cemetery, Carrick, Co. Donegal.  House private this morning please.


Maureen McGowan, (Nee Gilgan), Devins Drive, Sligo and formerly Seafield, Knocknahur, Co. Sligo. Funeral to arrive at the Star of the Sea Church, Ransboro, for Mass of Christian burial at 11am today.  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 today for 7pm.  Funeral mass on Tuesday at 11am, with burial afterwards in the local cemetery.  House private please.



Frances Sullivan, Dromore West, Co. Sligo.  Service today at 2pm in Kilmacshalgan Church, Dromore West with committal afterwards in Churchill Cemetery.  Family Flowers only, donations if desired to MS Sligo.  House private please.



Keith Clarke, Lignanornig, Ballintra, Co. Donegal.  Tragically.  Remains will repose at his late residence today from 7pm until 12 midnight.  Removal on Tuesday at 1.15pm for funeral service in the Church of Ireland, Ballintra at 2pm.  Burial afterwards in Drumholm graveyard.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to the Diabetic Society c/o any family member.  Please note that a one way traffic system will operate to the wake house.  Entry from the community centre in Ballintra via Ballydermot and exiting via Rockhill.



Owen Carr, Late of Ardkeeran, Killavil, Ballymote, Co. Sligo.  Mass of the Resurrection today at 12 Noon in St. Patricks Church, Gurteen.  Burial afterwards in Gurteen Cemetery.  Family flowers only please.



Conal O’Donnell, Conlin Road, Killybegs, Co. Donegal.  Remains reposing at his sister Margaret Murphy’s residence, Castlecommon.  Removal from there on Tuesday at 12.40pm to St.Mary’s Church, Killybegs for requiem mass at 1pm.  Burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family time from 11pm to 10am.



Ignatius (Nacey) Davey, Rynn, Killavil, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at bailey’s Nursing Home Tubbercurry. Remains will repose at the Perry’s Funeral Home, Ballymote on Tuesday evening from 6 to 7:30pm followed by removal to the Church of the Immaculate heart of Mary, Killavil to arrive at 8pm. Funeral mass on Wednesday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St. Colombas cemetery Ballymote.



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