Obituaries, Saturday, April 21st, 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

Margareta Bergh, Culleenamore

Alfred Berry, Donegal Town

Mary Keaney, Manorhamilton




Mark Begley, Killorglin, Co Kerry, formerly of Main Street, Pettigo, Co. Donegal.  Remains reposing in his parents’ home on Main Street, Pettigo from 11am this morning.  Removal on Sunday at 10.45am to arrive at St Mary’s Church Pettigo for Requiem Mass at 11am.  Burial afterwards to the adjoining cemetery. House private on Sunday morning 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. Removal this morning 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 Sligo c/o Patrick McKenna, Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon or any family member.


Angela Savage, suddenly in Malta, and late of Stonehall , Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.  Remains reposing in her parents home in Streamstown, Ballisodare on Monday from 1pm until 6pm with removal to Saint Brigids Church, Corhownagh arriving for 7.30pm.  Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 11am followed by burial in Ballisodare New Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Diabetes Association C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors, Ballisodare Co. Sligo.



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


Alice O Connell, (nee Gillooly), Circular Road, Sligo. Peacefully in her 98th year. Funeral will arrive to The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo this 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. Funeral Mass this morning 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. Reposing at Clarke’s Funeral Home, Coolaney on Saturday morning from 11am until 12 noon with removal at 12:15pm 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.  Funeral Service on Saturday at 1pm in Saint Peter’s Church, Killaghtee 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. Reposing at his residence today. Removal from there on Sunday afternoon at 1:30pm to St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs for 2pm Funeral Mass and burial afterwards in the local cemetery.


Nora Kee, Fintra Road, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. Reposing at her residence. Removal from there on Sunday afternoon at 3:30pm to St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs for 4pm Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family time from 10pm to 10am. Rosary at 9pm.


Anthony Kelly, Ivy Cresent, Brooklawns, First Sea Road, Sligo. Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his residence today from 4pm until 8pm. Funeral will arrive to the Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo on Sunday evening at 6:15pm. 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.


Margareta Bergh, “Rockville”, Culleenamore, Co. Sligo. Peacefully with her family at North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. A service of celebration for the life of Margareta will take place at 2pm on Saturday April 28th in St. Anne’s Church of Ireland, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Private cremation will follow.



Alfred Berry, formerly of Greenan, Lough Eske, Donegal Town.  Peacefully at the Harbour Lights Nursing Home, Killybegs.  Home strictly private please.  Funeral arrangements to be announced later.



Mary Keaney, (nee McDermot) of Toothfield, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim.  Peacefully at her residence.  Reposing at her residence today from 6pm until 9pm and on Sunday from 2pm until 5pm.  Removal to St Clare’s Church, Manorhamilton on Sunday evening arriving at 6.30pm.  Funeral mass on Monday at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  House private at all other times.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers if desired to the Oncology Department of Sligo University Hospital C/O of any family member or funeral director.  All inquiries to Seamus Reynolds & Sons, Funeral Directors, Killargue, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. 086 8078027




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



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.