Obituaries, Sunday, June 24th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Paddy Kirley, Rossnowlagh

Maura McMorrow, Killargue

Billy Cullen, Donegal Town

Kathleen Leonard, Bunninadden

Jack Kilgannon, Tubbercurry

Monica Boland, Gurteen

Mary Conway, Donegal Town




Paddy Kirley, Railway House, Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal. At the North West Hospice, Sligo after a short illness. Reposing at the home of Patsy and Bridget Quinn, The Mullens, Knather Road, Ballyshannon today until 10pm.  Funeral going to St Marys Church, Cashelard, Ballyshannon on Monday for 11am Funeral Mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  House strictly private on the morning of the funeral please, family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, The Mall Sligo, c/o John McGee and Sons Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon or any family member.



Maura McMorrow, Cornamarve, Killargue, Co. Leitrim.  In Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda.  Sister of Sean McMorrow, Keadue, and Frank McMorrow, Killargue.  Reposing at St. Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair today from 6pm to 7.30pm, followed by removal to St. Bridget’s Church, Killargue, to arrive for 8pm.  Mass of Christian Burial at 11am on Monday, followed by burial in Killargue New Cemetery.  All enquires to Seamus Reynolds and Sons on 086 807 8027.



Billy Cullen, 28 Orchard Drive, Donegal Town.  At Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at his residence.  Removal on Monday for 11am Funeral Mass in St Bridget’s Church, Ballintra with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.  House private to family only please.



Kathleen Patricia Leonard, nee Cryan, Stockport, Manchester, UK and formerly of Ougham and Quarryfield, Bunninadden, Co. Sligo.  Reposing at the Perry Funeral Home, Ballymote.  Funeral Mass on Monday at 12pm in the Church of Sacred Heart, Bunninadden with burial after Clloonameehan Cemetery


Jack Kilgannon, Meadow Brook, Tubbercurry and late of Main St, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Baileys nursing home, Tubbercurry.  Remains reposing in the Morahan funeral home Tubbercurry on Monday from 5pm until 8.30pm. House private please.  Funeral to arrive in St John Evangelist Church, Tubbercurry on Tuesday morning for requiem mass at 11.30am with funeral afterwards to Rhue Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Cancer services bus, c /o John Brennan Funeral Director, Cloonacool.



Monica Boland, née Gaffney, Knocknaskeagh, Gurteen, Co. Sligo and formerly of Tubbertelly, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo.  Suddenly.  Reposing at Coen’s Funeral Home, Tubbercurry, on Monday at 5pm until 7pm.  Removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen, arriving at 8pm.  Mass of the Resurrection on Tuesday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Mount Irwin Cemetery.



Mary Conway, 20 Marian Villas, Donegal Town.  Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 11am in St. Marys Church, Killymard followed by interment in Clar Cemetery.  House strictly private, no flowers please, donations in lieu to Donegal Community Hospitals Palliative Care Unit, c/o McElwee Funeral Directors, Milford or any family member.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Se.