Obituaries Tuesday 21st August, 8am  

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Helen McGilloway, Sligo

Peg Kennedy, Ardara

Frankie (Sanco) Devaney, Sligo

Kathleen Hamilton, Mountcharles

Charlie Boyle, Letterbarrow

Norman Ernest Watson, Belleek

Shiva Blue Devine, Belleek

Kevin McCafferty, Ballybofey

Cathal Kelly, Manorhamilton

Terry McGloin Kinlough,

Ken Byrne, Bruckless



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 her late home in Burnfoot, Co. Donegal today from 12 noon to 11pm.  Removal on Wednesday morning to arrive at St. Mura’s 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. Funeral from her daughter Mary McBrearty’s residence at Edergole, Ardara, this 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.


Frankie (Sanco) Devaney, St.Brigid’s Place, Sligo. Peacefully at the Hazelwood Unit, St.John’s Hospital, Sligo. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 6-30pm with removal at  8pm to Sligo Cathedral arriving at 8-30pm.  Mass of the Resurrection at 11-30 am on Wednesday with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to The Hazelwood Unit, St. John’s Hospital, Sligo, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.


Kathleen Hamilton, Mullinbuoys, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. At Donegal Community Hospital, Donegal town. Removal from her sister Jacqueline and brother in-law Hugh O’Hagen’s residence at Mullinbuoys, Mountcharles this morning, going to St. Naul’s Church Ardaghey, for 11am Funeral Mass, with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to Donegal Community Hospital, Donegal Town, c/o Gallagher Funeral Directors, Mountcharles, or any family member.


Charlie Boyle, Drumboarty, Letterbarrow, Co. Donegal. Unexpectedly. Remains will be reposing at his late residence today from 2pm until 9pm. Removal on Wednesday morning to the Church of the Holy Redeemer, Drimarone for 11am funeral mass, with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. A one-way system will operate at the wake, entry via Drimarone and exit at Meenacally on the Dummy’s Bridge Road.


Norman Ernest Watson, Corry, Belleek, Co Fermanagh. Peacefully at South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen. Funeral service on Wednesday in Belleek Parish Church of Ireland at 2pm, followed by committal in adjoining churchyard. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if so desired, to Belleek Parish Church Fund, c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director or any family member.

Shiva Blue Devine, 4 The Acres, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh. Tragically following an accident, aged 20. Reposing at her residence in Belleek. Removal today arriving at St. Brigid’s Church, Ballintra for 11am Funeral Mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. All enquiries to Jackie Carron Funeral Director on 087-973-4000.


Kevin McCafferty, Trusk, Ballybofey, Co. Donegal, brother of Florence Travers, Drumanis, Laghey, ,Co. Donegal, and Brendan Mc Cafferty, Garteen,  Ballinatrillick,, Co. Sligo. Suddenly at his residence. Remains will repose at his late residence from 11am this morning  until removal on Thursday at 10.30 am for Requiem Mass in St. Mary’s Church, Sessiaghoneill, at 11 am, with interment afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. Donations in lieu of flowers,if so desired, to the Donegal Hospice, care of any family member, or G. Mc Cool &Son, Funeral Directors, Ballybofey. Family time please, from 11 pm until 11 am,and on the morning of the funeral. A shuttle bus will be provided from the car park at St. Mary’s Church, Sessiaghoneill, Ballybofey, on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings from 5pm.


Cathal Kelly formerly Dungannon and Mullawn , Manorhamilton peacefully at Mowlam nursing home Sligo in his 96th year . Reposing at the home of his daughter Marian and son in law Hubert Mc Gloin and family today . Removal on Wednesday morning to St Aidans church Kinlough to arrive for 12noon funeral mass with burial afterwards in St Aidans cemetery . Family flowers only please . Donations in lieu if desired to the Alzheimers society or the patient comfort fund Mowlam nursing home care of Connolly and Mc Donald funeral directors Manorhamilton .


Terry McGloin – MIll Road Kinlough, formerly of the Anglers Rest Co Leitrim, on 20th August passed  peacefully at Sligo University hospital funeral arrangements to be announced later


Ken Byrne Ballyloughan, Bruckless, Co. Donegal, and formerly Dublin. Funeral arrangements later.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.