Obituaries Sunday 19th August, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Gerry Scollan, Belcoo

Frances McGovern, Glangevlin

Mary Ann Conaghan, Glencolmcille

Jim Lavin, Ballyfarnon

Peggy Breslin, Killybegs

Victoria Anne Heyburn, Belleek

Helen McGilloway, Sligo



Gerald (Gerry) Scollan 5 Holywell Park, Belcoo, Co. Fermanagh. Suddenly and Peacefully.   Requiem Mass today at 11.30pm in Saint Joseph’s Church, Mullaghdun with burial in adjoining cemetery.


Frances McGovern (known as Diadle), formerly of Irish House, Glangevlin, Co. Cavan, in her 93rd year.  Remains arriving to St. Patrick’s Church, Glangevlin for 11.30am Requiem Mass today, with burial afterwards to the adjoining Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Patients Comfort Fund, Breffni Care Centre, Ballyconnell.



Mary Ann Conaghan, Kinnakillew, Glencolmcille, Co. Donegal.  Funeral Mass this morning at 10am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Jim Lavin, Creevgh, Ballyfarnon, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully, at the Plunkett Nursing Home, Boyle.  Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon from 4.30pm until 6.30pm today.  Removal to St. Brigid’s Church, Highwood, arriving at 7pm.  Mass of Christian Burial on Monday at 12pm.  Interment afterwards in Kilmactranny Cemetery.


Peggy Breslin, The Glen, Ardara Road, Killybegs, Co. Donegal.  Recently residing at the home of her daughter, Linda Gillespie, Carrickmacgrath, Ballybofey.  Removal from Letterkenny Funeral Home, Port Road, Letterkenny today at 5.15pm to St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs for 7pm.  Funeral mass on Monday at 11am with burial afterwards in the local cemetery.


Victoria Anne Heyburn, late of Carlton Cottages, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh.  Suddenly.  Funeral service on Monday in Ballycassidy House Funeral Home, 101 Killadeas Road, Enniskillen, BT94 2ES at 12 noon, followed by private cremation.


Helen McGilloway, H.S.E. Cregg Community Services, No. 8 Hilltop, Carins Hill, Sligo.  Peacefully at her home.  Formerly of Tooban, Burnfort, Co. Donegal.  Reposing at the Cregg House Chapel, Ballincar, Rosses Point this evening from 6pm to 8pm with Mass on Monday morning at 11am.  After Mass on Monday her Funeral will proceed to her late home in Burnfort, Co .Donegal where she will be reposing on Tuesday from 12 noon to 11pm.  On Wednesday morning her Funeral will arrive at St. Muras Church for 11am Requiem Mass followed by burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Family flowers only,  donations if desired to no 8 Hilltop, Cregg house,  care of Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.