Obituaries, Friday 21st September, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:






Shirley Harding, Donegal Town


Eilis O Suilleabhain, Sligo


Michael Benson, Riverstown


George Deane, Dunkineely


Eddie Colleary, Ballisodare







Shirley Harding, Old Golf Course Road, Donegal Town.  Service and cremation at the Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan today at 3pm. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to Donegal Town Community Hospital Patient’s Comfort Fund, care of George Irwin Funeral Directors, Donegal Town.



Eilis O Suilleabhain, nee McMullen, Drumkilsellagh, Sligo, late of Downpatrick. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the family home from 4pm to 9pm today. Removal on Saturday morning to St Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac, arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am. Private cremation follows.



Michael Benson, Ross, Riverstown, Co Sligo. Suddenly at his residence. Reposing at the residence of his brother Anthony, at Ross, Riverstown, today from 4pm until 9pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 11am in the Church of The Sacred Heart, Riverstown, with burial afterwards in Templemore cemetery.


George Deane, 10 Springfield Park, Dunkineely and formerly of Gilbertstown. Peacefully at Donegal Community Hospital.  Remains reposing today at his residence from 2 pm to 10 pm.  Removal on Saturday at 12.30pm going to St. Peter’s Church, Killaghtee for Funeral Service at 1pm.  Committal afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Donegal Community Hospital Patients Comfort Fund care of John B. O’Donnell Funeral Director.



Eddie Colleary, Abbey Drive, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Mowlam Nursing Home Sligo. Remains reposing at his residence on Saturday from 2pm to 6pm. Funeral will arrive to Saint Brigid’s Church Corhownagh, Ballisodare on Sunday for 2 o’clock Funeral Mass followed by burial in Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Abbeytown,  House private to family from 6pm on Saturday evening  please .



The Anniversary Mass for the late Mary Duffy of Bullawn Geevagh, will take place on Sunday at 11am in the Church of the Assumption Sooey.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.