Obituaries, Wednesday, June 13th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:





Paddy Joe Forde, Chicago, Illinois

Thomas Carmody,  Manorhamilton

Annie McGale, Enniskillen

Kathleen Kilgannon, Tubbercurry

John McHale, Naas

Paddy O’Donnell, Donegal Town








Paddy Joe Forde, Hill Crest, Chicago, Illinois, USA, and formerly 62 Garavogue Villas, Sligo and Cartron Estate, Sligo. Husband of Jean and father of Patrick, Sharon, Sadie and Samantha. He will be laid to rest in Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood, Illinois, on Saturday.  Mass Will be celebrated for Paddy Joe at 6.30pm on Saturday evening in St Anne’s Church, Sligo.



Thomas Carmody, 10 McDermott Terrace, Manorhamilton. Peacefully at his home.  Remains reposing at his home with removal on Thursday morning to arrive at St Clare’s Church, Manorhamilton, for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers to North West Hospice, Sligo. House private please.



Annie McGale, late of 87 Riverside, Cornagrade, Enniskillen. Removal from her residence on Thursday at 10.15am for Requiem mass at 11am in St.Michaels Church, Enniskillen. Burial afterwards in Breandrum cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu to cancer research. House private on the morning of removal please.


Kathleen Kilgannon, nee Gethins, Carrentubber, Tubbercurry and late of Bunninadden, Co. Sligo, peacefully in Baileys nursing home Tubbercurry. Remains reposing in the Morahan funeral home Tubbercurry on Thursday from 3.30pm with removal at 7pm to arrive in St John Evangelist church Tubbercurry at 7.30pm. Requiem mass on Friday at 11.30am with the funeral afterwards to Cloonacool cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to North West Hospice, c /o John Brennan Funeral Director.


John McHale, Dunshane, Naas, Co. Kildare and formerly of Strandhill Road, Sligo. Retired member of An Garda Síochána.

Reposing at his home on Thursday from 6pm with prayers at 8pm and on Friday from 4pm with removal at 6.20pm to arrive at St. Peter’s Church, Two Mile House at 7pm. Funeral on Saturday after 11am Mass to the adjoining cemetery.


Paddy O’Donnell, 23 St Joseph’s Avenue, Donegal Town. Remains reposing at his residence from 7pm this evening.  Removal to St. Agatha’s Church, Clar at 10.15am, Friday, for funeral mass at 11am. House private on morning of the funeral. 



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.