Obituaries, Monday, February 19th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Brian Litster, Sligo

Sean Diver, Killybegs

Frances Sullivan, Dromore West

Keith Clarke, Ballintra

Conal O’Donnell, Killybegs

Ignatius Davey, Ballymote

Bridget Philomena Connolly, Donegal Town

Andy Hegarty, Inver

Joseph McLoughlin, Ballyshannon




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.




Sean Diver, Meentullynagarn, Killybegs, Co. Donegal.  Remains arriving at St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs 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




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.




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 6pm 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. Columba’s Cemetery Ballymote.



Bridget Philomena Connolly, 401 O’Maolconraigh Ave., Donegal Town. Peacefully at Aras MicSuibhne, Mullinasole, Laghey, Co Donegal. Removal this evening  (Monday) at 7pm to the home of her nephew, Gabriel O Donnell, Birchill  Barnesmore. Removal on Tuesday to St Mary’s Church, Killymard, arriving at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.



Andy Hegarty, Ardaghey, Inver, Co Donegal.  Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. Reposing at his late residence Tuesday from 12pm to 11pm, and Wednesday from 12pm to 11pm.  Removal on Thursday morning to St Naul’s Church, Ardaghey, for funeral mass at 11am, followed by burial in local cemetery.  House private at all other times and the morning of the funeral.



Joseph McLoughlin, Creevy, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Peacefully at Millcroft Private Nursing Home. Funeral Times to be announced later. House private at the moment. Enquires to Patsy McCauley on 077 03 210 437.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.