Obituaries, Tuesday 28th August, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Michael Gallagher, Killybegs

Rita Cribbin, Sligo

Gabrielle Smith, England and Bundoran

James McGinley, Ardara

Olive Brennan, Sligo

Joseph Francis O’Sullivan, Ederney Co Fermanagh



Michael Gallagher, Fintra Road, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. Removal from his residence on Wednesday morning at 10.30am to St Mary’s Church, Killybegs for 11am Funeral mass. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family time from 11pm to 11am both nights.


Rita Cribbin (nee Carty), Pilkington Tce., Sligo and formerly of Dunfore, Maugherow, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 6pm with removal at 7pm to St. Patrick’s Church, Maugherow, Co. Sligo arriving at 8pm.  Requiem Mass on Wednesday morning at 11:30am, with burial afterwards in Carrigans Cemetery, Maugherow, Co. Sligo. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to Mowlam Nursing Home Patient Comfort Fund, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.


Gabrielle Smith, nee Campbell, England and formerly of St. Patrick’s Terrace, East End, Bundoran. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 10am in the Lady Star of the Sea Church Bundoran. Burial of Ashes afterwards in St. Ninnidh’s cemetery. Enquiries to Conlan and Breslin Funeral Directors, Bundoran on 087-9670-448.



James McGinley, Hillhead, Ardara. Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. Remains reposing at his residence. Funeral from there on Wednesday morning at 10.30am to The Church of The Holy Family, Ardara,  for 11a.m Requiem Mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. Family time from 11p.m to 11a.m and on the morning of the funeral. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Medical 2 Ward, Letterkenny University Hospital, C/o any family member.


Olive Brennan (nee Nelson), Abbeyville Park, Sligo. Reposing at her residence on Wednesday evening from 5pm with removal at 7pm to St.Anne’s Church, Sligo arriving at 7.30pm. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 11am with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the Stroke Unit, Sligo University Hospital, C/o Foley &McGowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.



Joseph Francis O’Sullivan, 15 Tiramacspird, Monaverse, Ederney Co Fermanagh. Reposing at the residence of Evelyn Mulharter, Glasbolie,  Ballintra, Co Donegal  this evening from 7pm until 10pm and tomorrow from 2pm until 10pm.  Removal to St Bridget’s Church, Ballintra, on Thursday for 11am Funeral Mass, followed by burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. House private please on the morning of the funeral




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.