Obituaries, Friday, April 20th, 10am      

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Mark Begley, Pettigo

Denis Ward, Ballyshannon

Angela Savage, Ballisodare

Sean Gallagher, Ballyshannon

Alice O Connell, Sligo

Peg McQuade, Rossnowlagh

Pauric Murrin, Coolaney

Margaret Baine, Bruckless

Cahir Gallagher, Killybegs

Nora Kee, Killybegs

Anthony Kelly, Sligo



Mark Begley, Killorglin, Co Kerry, formerly of Main Street, Pettigo, Co. Donegal.  Remains reposing in his parents’ home on Main Street, Pettigo from 11am on Saturday morning.  Removal of remains on Sunday at 10.45am to arrive at St Mary’s Church, Pettigo for requiem Mass at 11am.  Burial afterwards to adjoining cemetery. House private on morning of removal please. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to Pieta House c/o any family member or Pat Britton Funeral Director, Pettigo.


Denis Ward, known as Dinny, late of 21 Ernedale Heights, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Peacefully at the Northwest Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing today from 10am to 10pm at his son Michael and daughter-in-law Donna’s residence, The Acres, Ballyshannon. Removal on Saturday at 10am to arrive at St Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am with interment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to the Northwest Hospice, The Mall, Sligo c/o Patrick McKenna, Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon or any family member. A One way system will operate during the wake entering via the Ballyshannon Rossnowlagh road and exiting via the Creevy Rossnowlagh road.


Angela Savage, late of Stonehall, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. In Malta. Funeral Arrangements later, all enquires to Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.


Sean Gallagher formerly of Danby, Ballyshannon Co Donegal. In California U.S.A. Funeral arrangements To Follow.


Alice O Connell, (nee Gillooly), Circular Road, Sligo. Peacefully in St.Phelims Nursing Home, Dromahair, Co.Leitrim in her 98th year. Reposing at The Foley &McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 6pm until 7:30pm. Funeral will arrive to The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo on Saturday morning for Requiem Mass at 11:30am with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. House Private Please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to The Alzheimers Society C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.


Peg McQuade, late of Lurgan, Rossnowlagh Co Donegal. At the City Hospital, Belfast. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 10:30am in St Vincent de Paul Church, Belfast, followed by burial afterwards in St Bridget’s Church graveyard, Ballintra at approximately 2pm.


Pauric Murrin, Main St, Coolaney, Co Sligo. Peacefully at St John’s Hospital, Sligo. Resposing at Clarkes Funeral Home, Coolaney on Saturday morning from 11pm to 12 noon with removal at 12:15 arriving at the Church of the Sacred Heart and St Joseph, Rockfield for 12:30pm funeral mass. Burial afterwards in Rockfield Cemetery.


Margaret Baine (nee Cassidy), Corkermore, Bruckless.  Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital.  Remains reposing today Friday at Shovlin’s Funeral Home Ardara from 4 pm to 6 pm followed by removal  to Saint Peter’s Church, Killaghtee to arrive at 730pm.   Funeral Service on Saturday at 1 pm with committal afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu if desired to the Patients Comfort Fund Killybegs Community Hospital or Friends of Letterkenny Hospital care of any family member. House Private Please.


Cahir Gallagher Conlin Road, Killybegs,Co. Donegal. Funeral arrangements later.


Nora Kee , Fintra Road, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. Reposing at her residence from 2:30pm Friday. Removal from there on Sunday afternoon at 3:30pm to St.Marys Church, Killybegs for 4pm Funeral mass and burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family time from 10pm – 10am. Rosary at 9pm each night.


Anthony Kelly, Ivy Cresent, Brooklawns, First Sea Road, Sligo. Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his residence on Saturday from 4pm til 8pm. Funeral will arrive to The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo on Sunday  evening at 6:15 pm. Requiem Mass on Monday at 11:30am  followed by interment in Sligo Cemetery. Family  flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to The North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo  C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.


Months mind mass for the late Bridie Crawley Jinks Ave, Sligo, will take place this Saturday 21st April in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception at 7:30 pm.


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