Obituaries, Saturday, March 10th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Pauric Clancy, Kinlough

Mary Gethins, Sligo

Martin McCann, Bundoran

Thomas Hunter, Ballisodare

Maura O’Dowd, Enniscrone

Thomas Johnson,  Ballymote

Charlie Gallagher, Dunkineely






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 today 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. Remains reposing at his home today until 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.



Thomas (Tom) Hunter, Shrahane, Carrowkeel, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.  At Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing in the Foley & McGowan funeral home Market yard on Monday from 12.30pm with removal at 2pm to St John`s Cathedral, Sligo for funeral service at 2.30pm.  Interment afterwards in St.Anne`s Church Grounds , Strandhill.  Family Flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the R.N.L.I, c/o  The Foley & McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo



Maura O’Dowd (nee Boland), Point View House, Enniscrone, Co. Sligo.  Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina today from 5pm until 7pm.  Funeral will arrive to the Church Of Our Lady Assumed Into Heaven, Enniscrone on Sunday for Mass of the Resurrection at 1pm with burial afterwards in St. Patricks Cemetery, Kilglass.  Family flowers only, donations if desired to North West Hospice, Sligo Care of McGowan’s Funeral Directors.



Thomas Johnson, Lord Edward Street, Ballymote and formerly of Rathmadder, Gurteen, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Remains will repose at the Perry funeral home on Sunday from 4.30 pm to 7.30 pm followed by removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote to arrive at 8pm.  Funeral mass on Monday at 12 noon.  Burial afterwards in St. Columbas cemetery.  House private please.



Charlie Gallagher, Cavan, Dunkineely.  Removal this evening at 4pm from Kellys Funeral Home, Oakfiled, Raphoe going to his late residence.  Funeral from there on Monday morning at 10.20am, going to the Church of St. Josephs and St. Conals, Bruckless, for 11am Requiem Mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Wake is a one way system please, enter via the Community Centre and exit by St. Johns Point road



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.