Obituaries, Thursday, June 7th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Sister Mary Patrick Kearns, Sligo

Joseph McShea, Belleek

Annie Gethins, Ballintogher

Margaret McCadden, Donegal Town

Theresa McCauley, Strandhill

Mary McNelis, Kilcar

Sean Gallagher, Ballyshannon





Sr. Mary Patrick Kearns, Our Lady of Mercy, 3 Saint Patrick’s Avenue, Sligo, and formerly Derrane, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Our Lady of Mercy, 3 Saint Patrick’s Avenue, Sligo from 2pm to 6pm  today. Removal on Friday to Saint Anne’s Church, Sligo to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon. Burial to follow in Sligo cemetery.



Joseph McShea, Daly Park, Belleek, Co Fermanagh, and formerly Tully, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Reposing at the family home today  until 9pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Friday morning in Saint Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon at 11am  followed by interment in Saint Patrick’s Cemetery, Belleek. Family flowers, donations to Marie Curie Nurses, c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director, Belleek. Family time on Friday morning. Please note those attending wake please use Saint Patrick’s Church Car Park.


Annie Gethins, nee Carty of Cartronhugh, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo. At Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at Fowley’s Funeral Home Dromahair on Saturday from 6pm to 8.30p.m.  Removal on Sunday to St. Theresa’s Church, Ballintogher for Funeral Mass at 11.30am.  Burial afterwards in Creevelea Abbey.  House private please.  Family flowers only, donations if desired to Epilepsy Association of Ireland.


Margaret McCadden, Drimcroagh, Donegal Town. Remains reposing at her residence at Drimcroagh, Donegal Town today from 2pm until 10pm. Removal on Friday at 10am to St Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town, for 10:30am Funeral Mass, with burial immediately afterwards in St. Agatha’s Cemetery, Clar.




Theresa McCauley, nee Carolan, Old Airport Road, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the residence of her daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Roger McCarrick, Coill Dara House, Tubbercurry on Friday from 12 noon to 8pm. Removal on Saturday to St Patrick’s Church, Strandhill, for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to St Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Family flowers only. Donations, if so desired, to SHOUT, C/o Coen’s Funeral Directors. House private on Saturday morning.




Mary McNelis, Roxborough, Kilcar, Co Donegal. Remains reposing at her residence today from 5:30pm. Removal from her residence on Friday evening to St Cartha’s Church, Kilcar to arrive at 9pm. Funeral mass Saturday at 10:30am. Burial afterwards in Kilcar cemetery.



Sean Gallagher, California, USA, and formerly, Danby, Ballyshannon Co Donegal. Brother of Florrie Murphy, Donegal; Margaret, Ballyshannon; Michael, Longford; and Cabrini in Claremorris. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 2:30pm in St Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon,  followed by interment of ashes in the Abbey Cemetery.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.