Obituaries, Wednesday 22nd August, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Norman Ernest Watson, Belleek

Kevin McCafferty, Ballybofey

Terry McGloin, Kinlough

Eddie Kelly, Strandhill

Tom Ingram, Drumfin

Ken Byrne, Bruckless

Lily Cassidy, Monea

Eileen McDonagh, Riverstown

Paddy McTigue, Ballinaglera

John Burn, Teelin

Clare Hughes, Ballyshannon

May Fannon, Garrison

Maureen Quinn, Glenties

Keith Sandford, Ballintogher

Tommie Quinn, Ballymote




Norman Ernest Watson, Corry, Belleek, Co Fermanagh. Funeral service today in Belleek Parish Church of Ireland at 2pm followed by committal in the 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.




Kevin McCafferty, Trusk, Ballybofey, Co. Donegal, brother of Florence Travers, Drumanis, Laghey, Co. Donegal and Brendan McCafferty, Garteen, Ballintrillick, Co. Sligo. Suddenly at his residence. Remains will repose at his late residence until removal on Thursday at 10.30am for Requiem Mass in St. Mary’s Church, Sessiaghoneill at 11am, 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. McCool & Son Funeral Directors, Ballybofey. Family time please, from 11pm until 11am and on the morning of the funeral. A shuttle bus will be provided from the car park at St. Mary’s Church, Sessiaghoneill, Ballybofey, this evening from 5pm.




Terry McGloin, Mill Road, Kinlough and formerly of the Anglers Rest, Kinlough, Co Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Remains reposing at his late residence on Thursday from 2pm to 8pm. Removal on Friday morning to St Aidan’s Church, Kinlough for 11am Requiem Mass followed by burial afterward in St Aidan’s Cemetery. House private on the morning of the funeral. Enquiries to Gilmartins’s Undertakers, Kinlough. Family Flowers only.


Eddie (Ned) Kelly, Mannionstown, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Peacefully after a long illness at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 5pm this evening. Removal at 6:30pm to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Strandhill at 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 10am on Thursday. Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden. House private please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if desired, to North West Hospice c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Tom Ingram, Redfield, Drumfin, Co Sligo. Following a short illness at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at Perry’s Funeral Home, Ballymote today from 5pm until 7pm. Funeral service will take place in Taunagh Parish Church, Riverstown on Thursday at 2.30pm, with burial afterwards in Doo cemetery. House private please. Family flowers only, donations if desired to the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo.



Ken Byrne, Ballyloughan, Bruckless, Co. Donegal and formerly Dublin. Remains reposing at his residence today and on Thursday from 10am to 11pm. Removal on Friday morning at 10.30am to St Mary’s Church, Killybegs for 11am Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to Cancer Research, care of any family member



Lily Cassidy, late of 328 Derrygonnelly road, Killyveagh, Monea BT74 8FL. Reposing at her late residence today. Removal to the Immaculate Conception Church Monea on Thursday morning for 11am Mass of the Resurrection. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House Private on Thursday morning please. Family Flowers only. Donations in lieu to Oxfam Ireland C/O Damien McGovern Funeral Directors Derrygonnelly



Eileen Mc Donagh (nee Gray), Ballindoon, Riverstown, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon this evening from 5pm until 8pm. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Brigid’s Church, Highwood, on Thursday at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in Ballindoon Cemetery.



Paddy McTigue, Tullynaha, Ballinaglera, Co.Leitrim. Reposing at St.Patrick’s Hospital Chapel, Carrick-On-Shannon this evening from 5pm to 8pm. Removal on Thursday to Saint Hugh’s Church, Ballinaglera for prayers at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Friday at 12 noon, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.



John Burn, Ballymore, Teelin, Co. Donegal. In his 98th year. Reposing at his residence until 6:30pm this evening. Removal to St. Columbas Church, Carrick for 7pm this evening. Funeral in St Columbas Church Carrick at 11am on Thursday with the burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.



Clare Hughes, nee McAree, Cornhill, Bundoran Road, Ballyshannon. Peacefully at the Northwest Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at the family home today from 5pm to 10pm and on Thursday from 10am to 10pm. Mass of the Resurrection in St. Patrick Church, Ballyshannon on Friday at 11am with internment in the Abbey Assaroe cemetery. Family Flowers Only. Donations in lieu if so desired to the Oncology Unit at the Sligo University Hospital c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon or any family member. House private to family on the morning of the funeral please.



May Fannon, Dernacross, Garrison, Co. Fermanagh. In her 100th year. Remains reposing at the residence of her grandson Paul Fannon, Dernacross today from 4pm until 9pm and on Thursday from 12 noon until 9pm with house private on the morning of the funeral. Remains will arrive in Saint John the Baptist Church Toura on Friday for Funeral Mass at 11am followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only; donations in lieu if desired to Cancer Research c/o any family member or Peter Carty Funeral Director Garrison. A one way system will be in operation. Entrance to the wake at White Island Road and Farrancassidy Cross. Exit by Dernamew Road.



Maureen Quinn, the Glen Tavern, Greenans, Glenties. Remains reposing at her residence “The Glen Tavern” from 2pm today. Funeral Mass at 1pm on Friday in the Church of the Holy Family, Edeninfagh with burial afterwards in the new cemetery, Glen Road, Glenties. Rosary each night at 9pm. House private from 11pm until 12 noon and private on the morning of the funeral.



Keith (Sandy) Sandford, Drumee, Ballintogher, Co Sligo. Peacefully at Northwest Hospice. Reposing at his home in Drumee on Thursday from 4pm to 8pm. House private Friday morning. Removal to our Lady of the Assumption, Sooey on Friday for 11am Funeral Mass with burial afterwards in St Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. Family flowers only – donations if desired to the Northwest Hospice, Sligo.



Tommie Quinn, Camross, Ballymote, Co Sligo and formerly of Kilcreevin, Ballymote.
Suddenly at Beaumont Hospital, Dublin after a short illness.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.