Obituaries, Wednesday, June 27th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Dean Doherty, Ballyshannon

Esther Dunleavy, Mountcharles

Shirley Metcalf, Ballymote

Patsy Kerrigan, Letterbarra

Timothy Dolan, Dowra

Teresa Mc Cabe, Kinlough

Mary Leonard, Boho

Breda Curley, Sligo

Noel Mattimoe, Boyle

Barthley Callaghan, Doocastle

Jennifer Gaffney Connolly, Ballintogher




Dean Doherty, Coolchoolly, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Son of Francis and Francie Doherty. Unexpectedly at St James Hospital Dublin. Reposing at the family home from 12 noon to 9pm today and on Thursday from 11am to 9pm. Funeral arriving at St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon for Mass of the Resurrection on Friday at 12 noon, with interment in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, The Rock, Ballyshannon. House private to family on the morning of the funeral please. All enquiries can be made to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087 248 5819.




Esther Dunleavy, Hall Demesne, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at her residence. Removal from there this morning going to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles for 11am funeral mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.



Shirley Metcalf, nee Hone, Cuain Iosa, Ballymote and late of Cloonagashel, Ballymote. Funeral Mass in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote this morning 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. Removal this 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 this morning please.



Timothy (Tim) Dolan, Kilduff, Dowra, Co. Cavan. Funeral Mass in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Doobally, Dowra, today at 12 noon with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.



Teresa Mc Cabe, Park, Kinlough, Co Leitrim. Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital. Remains reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton, this 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.




Mary (Maimie) Leonard, nee Farmer, Lesky, Boho, Co Fermanagh.  Peacefully at her residence. Remains will be reposing at her late residence. Removal from there on Thursday morning at 10:30am, going to the Sacred Heart Church, Boho, for 11am funeral Mass, with burial afterward in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please.


Breda Curley, (née Finan) Kevinsfort, Sligo. Peacefully at The North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at the family home in Kevinsfort from 3pm to 9pm today (Wednesday). House private at all other times. Removal on Thursday morning to The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Sligo, arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 12:30pm. Burial follows in Scarden Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the North West Hospice, Sligo,c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Noel Mattimoe, Childers Heights, Ballina, and late of Main St, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Suddenly. Funeral arrangements will be announced later.




Barthley Callaghan. Rooskey, Doocastle, Co Mayo. Peacefully at his son John’s home in Killarturley. Remains reposing at St Terese’s Funeral Home, Curry Village, Co Sligo on Thursday evening from 4pm to 7pm with removal to St Joseph’s Church, Rooskey to arrive at 8pm. Funeral mass on Friday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Carracastle cemetery. House private please, family flowers only. Donations if desired to the Irish Cancer Society.



Jennifer Gaffney Connolly, Killery, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo. Suddenly at her home. Funeral arrangements to be announced later. House private.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.