Obituaries, Monday, April 16th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Peggy Donagher, Ballisodare
John Kenny, New York and Easkey
Fr. Patrick Tuffy, Culleens
Angela O’Reilly, Ballyshannon
Josephine Murphy Devaney, Donegal Town
Margaret Keaveney, Ballintogher



Peggy Donagher, (nee Quinn), Carrowkeel, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Funeral arriving at Saint John’s Church, Carraroe, Sligo, for Mass of Christian Burial at 1.30pm today, burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to S.H.O.U.T., C/o Seamus Feehily & Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo. House private at all times please

John (Johnny) Kenny, of New York and Carrowpadden, Rathlee, Easkey, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina, this evening from 6.30pm until 8pm. Funeral will arrive to The Star of the Sea Church, Rathlee on Tuesday for Requiem mass at 12noon with funeral proceeding to Roslea Cemetery, Easkey. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to The North West Hospice C/o Mc Gowan’s Funeral Services, Ballina.

Fr. Patrick Tuffy, Priest of Killala Diocese, Culleens, Co. Sligo. Retired parish priest of Killala. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Church of the Holy Family, Kilglass, Co. Sligo on Wednesday from 5pm until 7.30pm, concluding with Rite of Reception. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 12pm followed by burial in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Kilglass.

Angela O’Reilly, Rathmore, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Remains reposing at the Sheil Hospital Mortuary, Ballyshannon, this evening from 7pm to 8pm. Removal on Tuesday morning to St Joseph’s Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon to arrive for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Finner Cemetery.

Josephine Murphy Devaney, Revlin, Donegal Town. Peacefully at the North West Hospice. Wake and funeral arrangements to be announced later.

Margaret (Peggy) Keaveney, nee Fallon, Lahanagh, Ballintogher, Co Sligo. Peacefully at her home. Reposing at her home from 5pm on Tuesday until 5pm on Wednesday. Removal on Wednesday to St John’s Church, Carraroe, arriving at 7:30pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 12 noon. Burial follows in Killery Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if desired, to North West Hospice, Sligo.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.