Obituaries, Saturday, June 2nd, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Margaret Rose Gralton, Drumshanbo

Michael Cosgrove, Strandhill,

Patsy Ward, Mountcharles

John Marchwicki, Glasgow

Margaret Meehan, Geevagh

Nora Helly, Easkey

Charles McGoldrick, Aughamore

Sean Thomas, Donegal Town

Annastastia McCollam, Belleek







Margaret Rose Gralton, Luton, Bedfordshire, England, and Shancorry, Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim.  Peacefully at Keech Hospice, Luton.  Remains arriving to St Patrick’s Church, Drumshanbo, this evening at 7.30pm.  Requiem Mass on Sunday at 11.30am with burial afterwards in Kiltoghert New Cemetery.  Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, Sligo, C/o M. J. McLoughlin Funeral Directors or any family member.



Michael Cosgrove, Hill Crest House, Strandhill, Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Funeral in Saint Patrick’s Church, Strandhill for Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon today, burial to follow in Saint Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo.



Patsy Ward, Plymouth, England and formerly of Drumkeelan, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal.  Father of Karen Ward, Drumkeelan.  A memorial mass will take place this morning in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles at 10am, with interment of ashes immediately afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.


John Marchwicki, Glasgow, Scotland.  Late husband of Philomena, formerly Philomena Kelly, Kilmore, Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim. Requiem Mass in St. Brigid’s Church, Drumkeerin today at 12.30pm followed by cremation in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan. Family Flowers only. Donations, if desired, to the Poor Claire Sisters, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim.



Margaret (Peggy) Meehan, née Harte, Mounttown, Geevagh, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home this evening from 4pm until 6.30pm, followed by removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh arriving at 7.30pm.  Funeral Mass will take place on Sunday at 12.15pm with burial afterwards in Ballindoon cemetery. House private please, family flowers only, donations if desired to The North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo.


Nora Helly, née Browne, Fortland, Easkey, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at her residence.  Funeral will arrive to St. James’ Church, Easkey this morning for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am with burial afterwards in Roslea Cemetery, Easkey.  House private please, family flowers only, donations if desired to the North West Hospice, Sligo C/O McGowan’s Funeral directors.


Bridget (Betty) Farrell, St. Joseph’s Terrace, Sligo. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo, on Sunday evening from 7.30pm with removal at 8.45pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Sligo arriving at 9pm.  Requiem Mass on Monday morning at 11.30am with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery


Charles McGoldrick, Aughamore, Lough Allen, Co. Leitrim.  Peacefully at St Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair.  Reposing at Fowleys Funeral Home, Dromahair on Sunday from 6pm to 7pm. Removal on Monday to St Patricks Church, Tarmon, Drumkeerin, for funeral mass at 12 noon.  Burial afterwards in Curragh’s cemetery.


Sean Thomas, Killymard House, Donegal Town.  Peacefully in the at Aras Mhic Shuibhne Nursing home, Mullinasole, Laghey. Remains reposing at Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Mountcharles today from 4pm until rosary at 8pm.  Removal from his home killymard House on Sunday at 1.30pm going to the Church of the Sacred heart Mountcharles for 2pm funeral mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard



Annastastia McCollam, née Ferguson, Corry, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh.  Peacefully in her 97th year.  Funeral arrangements to follow, house hrivate at present.  Enquiries to Patsy McCauley Funeral Director Belleek on 07703210437.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.