Obituaries, Wednesday, February 21st, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Andy Hegarty, Inver

Tommy Gallagher Senior, Sligo

Paddy Joe McGloin, Manorhamilton

Brian Britton, Louth and Rossnowlagh   

Ann Chambers, Sligo

Sister Dympna McHugh, Sisters of Mercy, Ballyshannon and Donegal

Connie Nevin, Croydon and Ballinacarrow

Thomas (Tommy) Moran, Sligo





Andy Hegarty, Ardaghey, Inver, Co Donegal.  Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. Reposing at his late residence today until 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.




Tommy Gallagher, Senior, Doorly Park, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo this 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.




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 this 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.



Brian Britton, Marine Court, Blackrock, Co. Louth and formerly of Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at home.  Reposing at McGeough’s Funeral Home, Jocelyn Street, from 3pm today with removal at 6pm to St. Oliver Plunkett Church, Blackrock, Co. Louth 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.



Ann Chambers (nee Elliott) Colga, Dunally, Sligo and formerly of Ballincar, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Thursday  evening  from 5-30pm to  7-00pm. Private cremation will take place in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan. House Private Please. Family flowers only please , Donations in lieu if desired to  The  ISPCA,  C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.



Sister Dympna McHugh, Sisters of Mercy, Ballyshannon & Donegal, and formerly of Garrison, Co Fermanagh. Peacefully at the Southwest Acute Hospital, Enniskillen. Further. Funeral Arrangements to be announced later. All enquiries to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087-248-5819



Connie Nevin, Croydon, UK and formerly of Rathbaun, Ballinacarrow, Co. Sligo. Funeral arriving at the Church of St. Feichín and Lassara, Ballinacarrow on Thursday morning for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in Kilvarnet cemetery.




Thomas (Tommy) Moran, St. John’s Community Hospital, Sligo and late of Geldof Drive, Cranmore, Sligo. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 9.30am on Thursday. Removal at 10.30am to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.00am. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Patient Comfort Fund at St. John’s Community Hospital, Sligo c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.