Obituaries, Friday, March 9th, 1pm  

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Kathleen Gilligan, Bunninadden

Bert Irwin, Ballygawley

Dorothy Conwell, Killybegs

Pauric Clancy, Kinlough

Mary Gethins, Sligo

Martin McCann, Bundoran




Kathleen Gilligan (Nee Wade) of Rinnarogue, Bunninadden, Co. Sligo. Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital. Remains will repose at her residence today from 3p.m. to 7p.m. Removal on Saturday to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Bunninadden to arrive for Funeral mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Cloonameehan cemetery. House private on Saturday morning to family. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to the Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital care of the family members.


Robert (Bert) Irwin, Ballygawley, Co. Sligo, peacefully at North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 5.00pm to 6.30pm today. Funeral Service at 11.00am on Saturday in Sligo Methodist Church, Wine Street, Sligo. Burial follows in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund c/o Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo. House Private please.



Dorothy (Dorris) Conwell, Marine Drive, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. Remains arriving at St. Mary’s Church Killybegs today Friday for 7pm. Funeral Mass tomorrow Saturday at 11 am. with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to Friends of Letterkenny University Hospital. House strictly private please.


Pauric Clancy, Late of Drumaculla, Glenade, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital . Removal to St Aidens church Kinlough on Sunday morning to arrive for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in Conwell cemetery Glenade. House private please.


Mary Bridget Gethins (nee Fallon), 58 Jinks Avenue, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at her residence on Saturday from 2pm till 8pm and on Sunday from 2pm with removal at 5:45pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, arriving at 6:15pm. Requiem Mass on Monday morning at 11:30am with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, Donations in lieu if desired to The Respiratory Support Unit  at Sligo University Hospital C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.


Martin McCann, Ardfarna, Bundoran, Co Donegal. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. House private today (Friday). Remains reposing at his home on Saturday from 11am to 10pm. Remains leaving his late residence on Sunday at 10:15am to arrive at the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am. Burial immediately afterwards to St.Aidans Cemetery, Kinlough. House private to family only on Sunday morning. No flowers please, donations in lieu if desired to Northwest Hospice c/o Conlan & Breslin Funeral Directors, Bundoran 0879670448.



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.