Obituaries Tuesday 14th August, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Vincie Conlon, Dromore West

Paddy Keegan, Ballaghadereen

Gavan Gillen, Sligo

Mary Ferguson, Ballytivnan

Art McGrath, Letterkenny



Vincie Conlon, Dunbekin, Dromore West, County Sligo. Requiem Mass this morning in the Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Dromore West at 11am with burial afterwards in Churchill Cemetery, Dromore West.


Paddy Keegan, Drimalasson, Ballaghaderreen, County Roscommon and formerly of Dromahair, County Leitrim. Mass of the Resurrection at St. Nathy’s Cathedral, Ballaghadereen today at 11am, followed by interment in Kilcolman cemetery. Family flowers only, please. Donations if desired to the Mayo/Roscommon Hospice Palliative Care Team care of Sharkey Funeral Directors.


Gavan Gillen, Oakfield Park, Sligo, and formerly of New Ross, County Wexford. Requiem Mass St. Columba’s Church, Rosses Point at 12 noon today with burial afterwards in Rosses Point Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the RNLI care of Foley & McGowan Funeral Directors.


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 from 11am 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.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.