Obituaries Tuesday 14th August, 5pm  

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Mary Ferguson, Ballytivnan

Art McGrath, Letterkenny

Ethna Mc Geever, Mountcharles

Dom Bonnar, Dungloe

Francis (Banger) Burns, Sligo



Mary Ferguson, nee Burns, Ballytivnan, Sligo, and formerly of Jinks Avenue, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Foley & McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo, this evening from 5.30pm until 7pm. Funeral will arrive to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, for requiem mass at 12:30pm on Wednesday afternoon with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. All flowers welcome. ***Please note change of Mass Time***


Art McGrath Magherennan, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal. Suddenly. Reposing at the Family home today  until 10pm. Mass of the Resurrection in Saint Eunan’s Cathedral on Wednesday at 12 noon followed by interment in Conwal cemetery. Family flowers, donations in lieu to Good and New c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral director or any family member.


Ethna Mc Geever, Glencoagh, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal, at Donegal Community Hospital, Donegal town. Remains will be reposing at Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Mountcharles on Wednesday from 5pm, with removal to the Church of the Sacred Heart Mountcharles to arrive at 7.30pm to repose overnight. Funeral mass on Thursdaymorning at 11am with burial afterwards in Ardaghey cemetery.


Dom Bonnar, N.T. Gweedore Road, Dungloe. Remains reposing at his late residence on Wednesday from 10am. Rosary on Wednesday night at 9pm. Removal on Thursday at 6pm, going to St Crona’s Church, Dungloe for 6:30pm, were he will repose overnight. Funeral mass on Friday at 12 noon with interment afterwards in the local cemetery. Family time please from 11pm to 10am. Also private on the morning of the funeral. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Dungloe Community Hospital and also the St Vicent de Paul Society.


Francis (Banger) Burns, The Hawthorns, Carraroe, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospirtal. Reposing at his home from 2pm – 8pm on Wednesday and Thursday. Removal from his home on Friday to St Annes Church, Sligo to arrive for mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon. Burial to follow at Sligo cemetery. House private to family on Friday morning.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.