Obituaries, Thursday, March 22nd, 11am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:

Nora Fallon, Maugheraboy
Jimmy Clarke, Sligo
Tommy Martin, Pettigo
Emmet Blain, Mountcharles
Nuala Dolan, Calry
Mary Brennan, Sligo
Tom Ward, Donegal Town
Patrick (Patsy) Greenan, Belleek
Kathleen Kivlehan, Ballymote
Derek (Dixie) Crowley, Bruckless
Shona Gillen, Ballyshannon

Nora Fallon (nee O Connell), Maugheraboy Estate, Sligo and formerly of Clooneen, Gurteen, Co.Sligo. Unexpectedly at the Mater Hospital, Dublin. Reposing at her residence this evening from 4pm till 9pm. Mass of the Resurrection will take place in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo, at 12 noon on Friday with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery afterwards. House private to family on Friday morning please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to C.O.P.D Group/Respiratory Unit, Sligo University Hospital, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.

Jimmy Clarke, known as Footsie, 25 City View, Connaughton Road, Sligo. Mass of the resurrection at 11.30am today in St. John’s Hospital Chapel, Sligo. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo

Tommy Martin, Drumhariff, Pettigo, and late of Bellault, Pettigo, Co Donegal. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his daughter Kathleen and son-in-law Frank Murphy’s residence, Drumhariff until this evening, going to St Mary’s Church, Pettigo, at 6:30pm for 7pm prayers. Funeral Mass in St Mary’s Church on Friday morning at 11am with burial afterward in the adjoining cemetery.

Emmet Blain, Lower Glencoagh, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal, tragically in Dubai. His remains will be reposing at his late residence on Friday morning from 11am. Removal from there on Saturday morning going to the Church of the Sacred Heart Mountcharles for 10am funeral mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. Family flowers only donations in lieu if so desired to the Kevin Bell fund C/O Gallagher Funeral Directors, Mountcharles or any family member. A one way system will operate at the wake, entry at Mountcharles village opposite the green pump and exit at the Glen on the Mountcharles/Donegal road. House private on the morning of the funeral please.

Nuala Dolan nee Kerrigan, Deerpark Road, Calry, Co.Sligo. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Garden Hill, Sligo this afternoon from 4pm to 7pm, followed by removal to St.Patrick’s Church, Calry arriving at 7:30pm. Funeral mass on Friday at 11am. Burial afterwards in Clogher Cemetery. No flowers please, donations in lieu if desired to Alzheimers Society Ireland.

Mary Brennan nee Mulkerns. Peacefully at St.Johns Hospital, Sligo and formerly of No.42 Mountain Close, Cartron Point, Sligo. Remains will repose at St.Johns Hospital Chapel on Friday from 4:30pm to 6:30pm, followed by removal to St.Josephs Church, Ballytivnan to arrive at 7pm. Funeral mass on Saturday at 11am, burial afterwards in Rahoon Cemetery, Galway at 3pm approx.

Tom Ward, Drumboarty, Letterbarrow, Donegal Town, suddenly at his late residence. Brother of Sean, Brian and Paddy. Funeral arrangements to follow. All enquiries to Gallagher Funeral Directors, Mountcharles on 087-6781000.

Patrick (Patsy) Greenan, 6 Rockfield Gardens, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh.
Peacefully at South West Acute Hospital Enniskillen. Reposing at Ballycassidy Funeral Home today (Thursday) between 6pm and 8pm. Removal from the Funeral Home on Friday morning via Boa Island, to St. Patricks Church Belleek for 11am requiem mass, followed by burial in adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations to the Chest, Heart & Stroke Foundation c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director or any family member. Family home private please. Funeral home private to the family on Friday morning.

Kathleen Kivlehan, nee Gavaghan, Belra, Lavagh, Ballymote, County Sligo. Peacefully at Bailey’s Nursing Home, Tubbercurry in her 99th year. Pre-deceased by her husband Peter and son John. Reposing at the Moran Funeral Home, Tubbercurry on Friday evening from 4:30pm with removal at 7:30pm to arrive at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mullinabreena at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Saturday at 12 noon followed by burial in Courtabbey cemetery.

Derek (Dixie) Crowley, Calhame, Bruckless, peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. Remains reposing at his late residence today Thursday from 5 pm to 10 pm and on Friday from 12 noon to 10 pm. Funeral mass on Saturday at 11 o’clock in the Church of Saint Joseph and Saint Conal, Bruckless. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private please on the morning of the funeral.

Shona Gillen, 42 St. Benildus Avenue, Ballyshannon and formerly of Lawn Park, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Reposing at her late residence. Remains going to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyhshannon on Saturday morning for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the Abbey cemetery. House Strictly Private Please. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to North West Hospice C/O John Magee and Sons Funeral Directors Ballyshannon.

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.