Obituaries, Friday, April 6th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Patrick McPartlin, Blacklion

Mary Keenan, Bundoran

Annie Foley, Kinlough

Bridget O’Donnell, Ballyshannon,

John Brady Junior, Manorhamilton

Terry McGowan, Rathcormac

Catherine Dobbyn, Dunkineely

Eileen McGrath, Ballyshannon

Dorothy Myles, Ballyshannon

Michael Flanagan, Garrison

Jim Kelly, Killargue

Katie McHugh, Ballinaglera



Patrick McPartlin, known as ‘Paddy Pat’ Gubaveeney, Blacklion, Co. Cavan.  Peacefully at his residence. Removal this evening to arrive at the Church of The Immaculate Conception, Doobally, Dowra, Co Cavan for 7pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 12 noon followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. House private please today from 4pm.



Mary Keenan, Rock Road, Ardfarna, Bundoran, Co.Donegal. Peacefully at Aras Mhic Shuibhne, Mullinasole, Laghey. Remains will be reposing at her daughter Ann Marie and son in law Richard Ryan’s residence, Rock Road, Ardfarna, Bundoran today from 11am until 9pm. House private on Saturday morning. Removal on Saturday morning to Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am,with internment afterwards in St. Ninnidh’s Cemetery, Bundoran. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to Residents’ Comfort Fund, Aras Mhic Shuibne, Mullinasole, C/o Conlan & Breslin Funeral Directors.



Annie Foley, Main Street, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital in her 103rd year. Removal of remains on Saturday morning to arrive at St. Aidan’s Church,  Kinlough for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in St. Aidan’s Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to North West Hospice Sligo, care of Gilmartin’s Undertakers or any family member. House strictly private at all times



Bridget O’Donnell, known as Brid, Coolcholly, Donegal Road, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Retired principal of St Ernan’s National School Ballintra. Reposing at her late residence Coolcholly, Ballyshannon today from 11am to 9pm. Mass of The Resurrection in St Patrick’s Church Ballyshannon on Saturday at 11 o’clock with internment in Kilcar Cemetery, Co Donegal at approximately 1:45pm. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if so desired to The North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo or The Shiel Hospital Patient’s Comfort Fund C/O Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors. House private to family on the morning of the funeral please.


John Brady Junior, 9 Arus Breffni, Manorhamilton and formerly Boggaun, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim, suddenly. Remains reposing at the family home, Boggaun, Manorhamilton, today from 12 noon to 4pm with removal to St Clare’s Church, Manorhamilton, to arrive at 6.45pm. Funeral mass on Saturday at 10am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers to any charity of your choice care of any family member.


Terry McGowan, Tullyhill, Rathcormac, Co. Sligo (Tragically following a road accident ) Remains reposing at the home of his Brother Matt, Drumcliff, Co Sligo today from 3pm to 9pm. Removal on Saturday morning to St Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac to arrive for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Rathcormac cemetery.


Catherine Dobbyn, Killaghtee, Dunkineely. Peacefully at the Killybegs Community Hospital.  Remains reposing today at her late residence from 12 noon to 10 pm. Funeral service on Saturday at 3 pm in St. Peter’s Church, Killaghtee followed by committal in the adjoining graveyard. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to Killybegs Community Hospital Patients Comfort fund care of any family member or John B O’Donnell Funeral Director. House private on the morning of the funeral.


Eileen McGrath nee Kelly, Avondale, Cavangarden, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Remains will arrive at Saint Mary’s Church Cashelard on Sunday morning for 10am Sunday mass followed by private cremation. Family home private to family and close Friends. Family Flowers only Donations in lieu if so desired to Northwest Hospice. C/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director Belleek.


Dorothy Myles (nee Carson), better known as Dot, Legaltion, Ballyshannon, County Donegal. Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at her family residence in Legaltion, Ballyshannon, on Saturday from 12 noon with funeral service on Sunday at 2.30pm in St. Anne’s Church, Ballyshannon. Burial immediately after in adjoining graveyard. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if so desired to ICU and Palliative Care Unit, Sligo University Hospital c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors or any family member. House private to family on the day of the funeral please. A one-way system will operate for the wake, entrance via Rossnowlagh Road and exit via Donegal Road.


Michael Flanagan 607 Lattone Road, West Garrison Co. Fermanagh. Son of Sadie and Gerry. Remains reposing at the family home on Saturday from 12 noon until 9pm and on Sunday from 12 noon until 6pm. House private at all other times. Remains will arrive in Mary Queen of Peace Church Garrison on Monday for 11am Funeral Mass followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only; donations in lieu if desired to STOP c/o Peter Carty Funeral Director Garrison, Co.Fermanagh or any family member.


Jim Kelly, Gortgarregan, Killargue. Peacefully at Aras Bhride, Drumkeerin. Funeral arrangements to be announced later. All enquiries to Seamus Reynolds Funeral Director on 086-807-8027.


Katie McHugh, Druminafinla, Ballinaglera, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at her home from 5pm to 11pm today (Friday) and on Saturday from 2pm to 6pm with removal to St. Hughes Church, Ballinaglera for 7:30pm on Saturday evening. Funeral mass on Sunday at 2pm with burial afterwards in Fahy cemetery.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.