Obituaries, Wednesday, March 7th, 5pm  

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Maureen Lawlor, Sligo

Paddy Joe Mullaney, Castlebaldwin

Paddy Brett, Tubbercurry

Brendan McGloin, Ballyshannon

Vincent McLoughlin, Sligo

Mary Gallagher, Belcoo

Mary Byrne, Donegal Town

Alice McPartlin, Blacklion

Mary Gildea, Meenglass, Ballybofey

Tom Joe Harte, Ballintogher




Maureen Lawlor (nee O Connor), Ard Na Veigh, Sligo, and formerly of Castletown, Glencar. Peacefully at the Mater Private, Dublin. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 5:30pm with removal at 7pm to St. Osnat’s Church, Glencar arriving at 7-45pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 11 am on Thursday morning. Private cremation will follow. House private please. No flowers please, Donations in lieu if desired to The North West Hospice, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.




Paddy Joe Mullaney, Cloghogue, Castlebaldwin, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at St John’s Community Hospital, Sligo. Reposing at St John’s Hospital Chapel on Thursday from 6pm to 8pm. Funeral Mass on Friday at 12 noon in St Patrick’s Church, Ballyrush, with burial afterward in the adjoining cemetery.



Paddy Brett, Rathscanlon and Leitrim South, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo, peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at Coen’s Funeral Home, Tubbercurry, today from 4.30pm until 7pm with removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Moylough, arriving at 8pm.  Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday at 11am with the funeral proceeding to Rhue Cemetery.  Family flowers only.  Donations, if so desired, to ICU Sligo or Cancer Research c/o Coen’s Funeral Directors.


Brendan McGloin, Lisahully, Ballyshannon, Co.Donegal. Unexpectedly. Reposing at the Shiel Hospital Mortuary, Ballyshannon this evening, with removal at 6.45pm to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church for 7pm to repose overnight. Mass of the Resurrection in St. Patrick’s Church on Thursday at 11am with internment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery. House private please.



Vincent McLoughlin, Cummeen, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Peacefully at North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 5.30pm this evening with liturgy of prayers at 7pm. Removal on Thursday to Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Ransboro, arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am. Burial following in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo. 




Mary Gallagher, nee McDermott, Lake View House, Belcoo, Co. Fermanagh. Peacefully at South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen. Reposing at her residence from 12 noon to 10pm today. Removal from her residence at 10:15am on Thursday morning to arrive at St Patrick’s Church, Holywell, Belcoo, Co Fermanagh, for 11am funeral Mass. Interment immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House strictly private to family members only on Thursday morning.



Mary Byrne, Doonan, Donegal Town. Remains reposing at the residence of her daughter Joan McCrea, Drumgowan, Ballyshannon Road, Donegal Town, today from 11am to 5pm with removal to St Mary’s Church, Killymard, to arrive at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11am with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to the Patients’ Comfort Fund, Arus Mc Suibhne Nursing Home, C/o of any family member.




Alice McPartlin, nee Flynn, Gubaveeney, Blacklion, Co Cavan. Peacefully at her residence.

Reposing at her residence. Removal on Thursday evening to arrive at the Church of The Immaculate Conception, Doobally, Dowra, Co Cavan for 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Friday at 12 o clock followed by burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private please on Thursday from 4pm.



Mary Gildea, Meenglass, Ballybofey, Co Donegal. Peacefully at her home. Mother of Ann Bennett, Donegal Town. Reposing at her home until 11:30am on Thursday. Funeral Mass at 12 noon in St Mary’s Church, Sessiaghoneill, Ballybofey, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to Cloghan Day Care Centre. Family time on the morning of the funeral please.


Tom Joe Harte, Killery, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Brother of Marie Doyle, Cairns Drive, Sligo. Reposing at Fowley’s Funeral Home, Dromahair on Thursday from 5:30pm to 7pm. Prayers followed by removal to St. Therese’s Church, Ballintogher arriving at 8pm. Funeral mass on Friday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Killery cemetery.


A Remembrance mass for the late Josephine and Anthony Walsh, Riverside Sligo will take place on Saturday 10th March @ 6.30 pm in Saint Anne’s Church.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.