Obituaries, Friday, April 6th, 8am  

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:






Sean Gallagher, Drumkeerin

Paddy Burns, Mountcharles

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




Sean Gallagher, Derrynahinch, Tarmon, Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim. At Sligo University Hospital.  Funeral Mass today in St.Brigid’s Church, Drumkeerin at 12pm.  Burial to follow in Curraghs Cemetery. House private at all times, please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to I.C.U. Patients’ Comfort Fund, Sligo University Hospital.


Paddy Burns, Dromore, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal, at Sligo University Hospital. Remains reposing at the residence of his sister Kathleen Alcock at Dromore, Mountcharles. Removal from there this morning at 10.30am going to St. Mary’s Church, Killymard, for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to Sligo University Hospital, c/o Gallagher Funeral Directors, Mountcharles or any family member.


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


Mary Keenan, Rock Road ,Ardfarna, Bundoran, Co.Donegal, peacefully at Aras Mhic Shuibne, 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, 087 967 0448.


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, The Mall, Sligo. Retired principal of St Ernan’s National School Balintra. Reposing at her Late residence Coolcholly, Ballyshannon today from 11am to 9pm. Mass of The Ressurection 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 12noon to 4pm with removal to St Clares Church, Manorhamilton, to arrive at 6.45pm. Funeral mass on Saturday at 10am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Faily 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 Friday 6th April 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. Funeral arrangements to follow. House Private to Family and close friends at all time, Family flowers donations if so desired to Northwest Hospice c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director on 07703210437.


Dorothy Myles (nee Carson), better known as Dot, Legaltion, Ballyshannon, Co.Donegal. Suddenly at Sligo Unversity Hospital. Funeral Arrangements to be announced later. All enquiries can be made to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal on 087 2485819



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