Obituaries, Tuesday, June 26th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Jack Kilgannon, Tubbercurry
Monica Boland, Gurteen
Mary Conway, Donegal Town
Dean Doherty, Ballyshannon
Esther Dunleavy, Mountcharles
Arthur Basil Elliott, Florencecourt
Shirley Metcalf, Ballymote
Patsy Kerrigan, Letterbarra
Timothy Dolan, Dowra
Teresa Mc Cabe, Kinlough


Jack Kilgannon, Meadow Brook, Tubbercurry and late of Main St., Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo. Funeral to arrive in St John Evangelist Church, Tubbercurry this 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. Mass of the Resurrection today at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Mount Irwin Cemetery.

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

Dean Doherty, Coolchoolly, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Son of Francis and Francie Doherty. Unexpectedly at St James Hospital Dublin. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. All enquiries to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors Ballyshannon on 087-248-5819. Family home private at present.

Esther Dunleavy, Hall Demesne, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at her residence. Remains will be reposing at her late residence today from 12 noon until 10pm. Removal from there on Wednesday morning going to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles for 11am funeral mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.

Arthur Basil Elliott, Florencecourt, late of Mullaghbane House, Florencecourt. Funeral service in St John’s Parish Church, Florencecourt today at 2pm, followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard. House strictly private this morning. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Parkinson Disease Society, C/o W T Morrison, Funeral Directors, 41 Darling Street, Enniskillen, BT74 7DP.

Shirley Metcalf, nee Hone, Cuain Iosa, Ballymote and late of Cloonagashel, Ballymote. Reposing at the Community Nursing Unit, Ballymote this evening from 6pm followed by removal at 7pm to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 10am. Burial afterwards in Kilmorgan new cemetery, Doo, Ballymote. Co Sligo.

Patsy Kerrigan, Selacis, Letterbarra, Donegal PO. Peacefully at Donegal Hospice, Letterkenny. Reposing at his home today from 12 noon to 10pm. Removal on Wednesday morning for 11am Funeral Mass in the Church of the Holy Redeemer, Drimarone with interment afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to Donegal Hospice, C/o any family member or John MacGowan Funeral Directors. House private on Wednesday morning please. A one-way system will operate at the wake house, entry at Selacis Crossroads, exit at the Frosses Glenties road via Lettermore. A shuttle bus service to the wake house will be provided from the church car park in Drimarone from 6pm each evening.

Timothy (Tim) Dolan, Kilduff, Dowra, Co. Cavan. Remains reposing at his residence today from 11am until 6pm. Remains arriving at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Doobally, Dowra at 8pm this evening. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family time only from 6pm this evening.

Teresa Mc Cabe, Park, Kinlough, Co Leitrim. Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital. Remains reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton, on Wednesday evening from 7pm to 8.30pm. Removal to St Aidan’s Church, Kinlough on Thursday morning to arrive for 11am funeral mass with cremation afterwards in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan. House strictly private please.

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Se.