Obituaries, Tuesday, February 27th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Barbara Hanlon, Birmingham

Grace Chalmers, Lisburn

Jimmy Loughlin, Kilross

Bridget O’Connor, Belleek

Myles Bartley, Enniskillen

Mary Rose Keegan, Dowra

Eamonn O’Brien, Tonaphubble

Gerry Stewart, Donegal Town

Thomas McKenna, Carrick on Shannon

Kathleen Keane, Kinlough




Barbara Hanlon, wife of the late Norman Hanlon, Bungostin, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. In Birmingham. Remains going to the Church of Ireland Church, Lettermacaward, on Thursday for funeral service at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Alzheimers Society. House Private Please.


Grace Chalmers (nee Mc Bride), Lisburn. Remains going to St.Mary’s Church Killybegs this evening for 7pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 1pm with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family Flowers only please.



Jimmy Loughlin, of Kilross, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo. Aged 20. Remains reposing privately at his home until removal on Wednesday 28th to St. Theresa’s Church Ballintogher for funeral mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards at Sooey cemetery. House Private at all times please.



Bridget O’Connor (nee) McCafferty, Tonagorm Leggs, Belleek Co Fermanagh. Peacefully in her 87th year at the Southwest Acute Hospital, Enniskillen. Reposing privately this evening at the Graan Abbey nursing home with removal from there at 5:30pm going to Saint Michael’s church Mulleek via Boa Island arriving at 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Wednesday at 11am followed by burial in adjoining cemetery. Family home private at all time.



Myles Bartley, Skea Road, Arney, Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh. Remains reposing at the family home until removal on Wednesday at 10am to arrive in St.Mary’s Church, Arney for 11am funeral mass. Internment in the adjoining cemetery.



Mary Rose Keegan, Tullinafrave, Dowra, Co. Cavan peacefully at her residence

Remains reposing at Keegans funeral home, Dowra from 5pm to 8pm this evening. Removal from her residence on Wednesday to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Doobally, Dowra for 12 noon funeral mass. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery



Eamonn O’Brien, Meadowvale, Tonaphubble, Sligo, and formerly of Cedar Drive, Sligo and Ballydrum, Swinford, Co Mayo. Retired Staff ESB. Peacefully at the North West Hospice. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo on Wednesday evening from 5pm to 7pm. Funeral will arrive at Sligo Cathedral on Thursday morning for Mass of the Resurrection at 11-30 am with Burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. House Strictly Private Please. Family flowers only please, Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.



Gerry Stewart, Ardeskin, Donegal Town. Peacefully at home. Remains reposing at his late residence from 12 noon until after rosary at 10pm today and on Wednesday. Remains leaving his residence on Thursday morning at 10:30am to St Patrick’s Church Donegal Town for funeral mass at 11am with burial immediately afterwards in Clar cemetery. Family flowers only donations if so desired to Cancer Society & Donegal Prolife c/o any family member or Faulkners Funeral undertaker. House private on morning of the funeral please.



Thomas McKenna, Cartron, Lough Allen, Carrick on Shannon, Co.Roscommon. Reposing at his late residence on Wednesday from 3pm until 9pm. House private, please at all other times. Removal on Thursday to St Patrick’s Church, Tarmon to arrive at 11.50am for Funeral Mass at 12 noon. Burial to follow in Curraghs Cemetery.



Kathleen Keane nee Gilligan, London and formerly of Glebe, Kinlough. Funeral mass on Thursday at 1pm in the Church of the Annuciation, Mullies. Followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.