Obituaries, Tuesday, February 20th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Brian Litster, Sligo

Keith Clarke, Ballintra

Ignatius Davey, Ballymote

Bridget Philomena Connolly, Donegal Town

Andy Hegarty, Inver

Joseph McLoughlin, Ballyshannon

Tommy Gallagher Senior, Sligo

Austie Byrne, Sligo

Paddy Joe McGloin, Manorhamilton

Frances Boyd, Ardara

Brian Britton, Dublin and Rossnowlagh   



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



Keith Clarke, Lignanornig, Ballintra, Co. Donegal.  Tragically.  Removal from his late residence today 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.



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 this 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. Remains reposing at the home of her nephew, Gabriel O Donnell, Birchill, Barnesmore. Removal today 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 today from 12pm to 11pm and on 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 (Joe) McLoughlin, (Artist) Creevy, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal and formerly of Glen Road Belfast. Peacefully at Millcroft Private Nursing Home. Reposing at the family home from 2pm today until 7pm with removal to Saint Patrick’s church Ballyshannon to arrive at 7:30pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Wednesday morning at 11am followed by Interment in Saint Patrick’s Cemetery Belleek. Family Flowers Donations if so desired to North West Hospice C/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director or any Family member.


Tommy Gallagher Senior, Doorly Park, Sligo. Peacefully At Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo on Wednesday evening from 5-30pm with removal at  7pm to Sligo Cathedral arriving at 7:30pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 11:30 am on Thursday with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery.



Austie Byrne, Doorly Park, Sligo. Peacefully at his residence. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 5-30pm to 7pm. Funeral will arrive at St. Anne’s Church, Sligo on Wednesday morning for Mass of the Resurrection at  11am  with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. House Strictly Private



Paddy Joe McGloin, 78 Hillside Cresent, Manorhamilton and formerly of Glebe, Kinlough. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital in his 95th year. Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, manorhamilton on Wednesday evening from 5:30pm to 7pm with removal to the Church of the Annunciation Mullies to arrive at 7:45pm. Funeral mass on Thursday morning at 11:30am with burial in the adjoining cemetery.



Frances Boyd, Garrawort, Ardara. Mother of Belinda Friel and Anna Payne, Garrawort. Remains reposing at her residance today from 12 noon until 10pm. Funeral from there on Wednesday at 1.30pm to Ardara Methodist Church for 2pm funeral Service with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.  Family time from 10pm tonight and on the morning of the funeral. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to The Donegal Hospice and the Methodist Church Ardara. C/o any family member.



Brian Britton, Marine Court, Blackrock, Co. Louth and formerly of Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at home.  Reposing at Mc Geoughs Funeral home, Jocelyn Street from 3pm on Wednesday with removal at 6pm to St. Oliver Plunkett Church, Blackrock, Dublin arriving for evening prayers at 6.30pm.  Funeral Mass on Thursday at 12 noon.  Burial afterwards in St. Fursey’s Cemetery, Haggardstown.  House Private at all times. Family flowers only donation to Leukemia Trust.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.