Obituaries Sunday 19th August, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Gerry Scollan, Belcoo

Jim Lavin, Ballyfarnon

Peggy Breslin, Killybegs

Victoria Anne Heyburn, Belleek

Helen McGilloway, Sligo

Peg Kennedy, Ardara



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.


Jim Lavin, Creevgh, Ballyfarnon, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully, at the Plunkett Nursing Home, Boyle.  Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon 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, Burnfoot, 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 Burnfoot, 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.


Peg Kennedy, Cashel, Ardara, Co. Donegal.  Remains reposing this evening at her daughter Mary McBreartys residence at Edergole, Ardara, from 6.30pm this evening.  Funeral from there on Tuesday morning at 10.30am going to the Church of the Holy Family, Ardara for Requiem Mass at 11am.  Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Family flowers only please, Family time from 11pm to 10am.  Donations if desired to Killybegs Community Hospital, C/o Derek McCabe Funeral Director, Ardara.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.