Obituaries, Wednesday, March 14th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Nuala Rafter, Beltra

Michael McLoughlin, Derrygonnelly

Gabrielle Wynne, Coolaney

Helena McKeen, Ballyshannon

Mary Alice Rooney, Manorhamilton


Nuala Rafter nee McLoughlin, Larkhill, Beltra, Co. Sligo. Remains reposing at her residence today from 3pm to 9pm with removal on Thursday morning to Saint Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, Ballisodare, arriving for 11 o’clock funeral mass followed by burial in Saint Nathy’s Cemetery Collooney. Family Flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors, Ballisodare.



Michael McLoughlin, late of 35 Caldrum road, Glenlevan, Derrygonnelly, Co. Fermanagh. Reposing at his late residence. Funeral to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Derrygonnelly on Thursday for 11am funeral mass with the burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House Private on Thursday morning please.


Gabrielle Wynne nee Gorman, 68 Woodstream, Coolaney and late of Carricknagat, Collooney, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the Northwest Hospice, Sligo. Remains reposing at her residence tomorrow (Thursday) from 4pm to 8pm with removal on Friday morning to St Bridget’s Church, Corhownagh, Ballisodare for Mass of the Resurrection at 11 o clock. Interment afterwards in St Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. House private to family on Friday morning please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to the Northwest Hospice, Sligo.


Helena (Lena) McKeen nee Thomas, 76 St Benildus Avenue, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at her residence after a short illness. Remains reposing at her late residence on Thursday from 10am until 9pm. Removal from her home at 10:30am on Friday going to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the Abbey cemetery. House private to family on Friday morning please.


Mary Alice Rooney, Castle Street, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim. Peacefully at the Hermitage Medical Centre, Dublin after a long illness. Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton on Friday from 5.30pm to 7pm with removal to the Church of the Annunciation, Mullies to arrive at 7.30pm.  Funeral Mass on Saturday at 2pm followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the Irish Cancer Society.  House private please.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.