Obituaries, Saturday, April 7th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:





Eileen McGrath, Ballyshannon

Dorothy Myles, Ballyshannon

Michael Flanagan, Garrison

Jim Kelly, Killargue

Katie McHugh, Ballinaglera

Aileen Battle, Dromore West

Nora Mc Gowan, Westport

Mary O’Sullivan, Balyshannon

Mary Currid, Sligo

Mary Diver, Mountcharles

Kathleen Brady, Dromahair



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 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, today 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 today 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, Gortgarrigan, Killargue. Peacefully at Aras Bhride, Drumkeerin.  Reposing at Aras Bhride today from 5.30pm with prayers at 7pm followed by removal to St Bridgid’s Church, Killargue arriving at 7.30. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Killargue New Cemetery. All enquiries to Seamus Reynolds Funeral Director on 086-807-8027.


Katie McHugh, Druminafinla, Ballinaglera, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at her home today until 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.



Aileen Battle, Dromore West, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at the North West Hospice Sligo.  Reposing at Sweeneys Funeral Home, Dromore West, today from 5.30pm with removal at 8pm to the Church of our Lady of Perpetual Succor, Dromore West.  Requiem Mass on Sunday at 11.30am with burial afterwards in Churchill cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations if desired to North West Hospice Sligo.



Nora Mc Gowan, Westport, Co. Mayo and formerly of Lower Glencoagh, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal.  Suddenly.  Funeral arrangements to be announced later.  Enquiries to Gallagher Funeral Directors, Mountcharles.



Mary O’Sullivan, nee Keenan, College Street, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal and Aberdire, South Wales.  Reposing at John McGee and Sons Funeral Home on Monday evening from 6pm until 8pm with remains going to St. Patricks Church, Ballyshannon on Tuesday morning for 11am funeral mass.  Burial in the Abbey Cemetery.  Enquiries to John McGee and Sons on 071 98 51744



Mary (Mai) Currid, Nazareth Nursing Home, Sligo and late of Avondale and Kintogher, Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at Nazareth House Chapel, Church

Hill, Sligo from 5pm to 6.30pm on Monday. Mass of the Resurrection at 11am on Tuesday in Nazareth House Chapel.  Burial follows in Drumcliffe Cemetery.  House private please.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the Patient Comfort Fund at Nazareth

Nursing Home, Sligo c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.






Mary Diver, Upper Main Street, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal.  Her remains will be reposing at Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Mountcharles on Sunday from 2pm until 4pm and on Monday evening from 4.30pm with removal to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles to arrive at 6.30pm.  Funeral mass on Tuesday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in Drimarone churchyard.



Kathleen Brady, nee Hamilton, Alexandra Road, Warlingham, Surrey, and formerly Derrybrisk, Dromahair, Co. Letrim.  Sister of Tommy Hamilton, Mullinskeagh, Dromahair and the late Michael Hamilton, Rose Hill, Sligo.  Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel from 6.30pm on Tuesday with removal at 7.45pm to Killenummery Church, to arrive at 8.30pm.  Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon on Wednesday, burial to follow in the UK.  Family flowers only please, donation in lieu to the Nazareth House Patient Comfort Fund, c/o Seamus Feehily and Sons, Funeral Directors, Pearse Road Sligo.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.