Obituaries, Wednesday 29th August, 8am

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

Mary Ann McBrearty, Bruckless



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



Rita Cribbin (nee Carty), Pilkington Tce., Sligo and formerly of Dunfore, Maugherow, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Requiem Mass in St. Patrick’s Church, Maugherow, this morning at 11:30am, with burial afterwards in Carrigans Cemetery, Maugherow. 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 this morning at 10am in Our 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. Funeral from his residence this 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 this morning. 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 this 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  today 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


Mary Ann McBrearty, Castlereagh, Bruckless. Peacefully at her residence. Reposing today Wednesday from 12 midday until 10pm and tomorrow Thursday from 12pm to 10pm. Removal on Friday morning at 10.30am going to The Church Of St Joseph And St Conal Bruckless for 11am Requiem Mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to The Patients Comfort fund Killybegs Community Hospital or Donegal Hospice c/o any family member or John B O’Donnell funeral director.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.