Obituaries, Sunday 14th October, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Niamh Ginger, Aylesbury, UK and Sligo


Rita Scott, Donegal Town


Barbara Ellis, Dromahair


Walter Marren, Ballisodare


Josephine Connaghan, Laghey


Joe Davey, Sligo







Niamh Ginger (nee Keane), Aylesbury, Bucks. U.K. and formerly of “Glenvara”, Sea Road, Sligo. Daughter of PJ and Maureen and sister of Sharon, Aileen, Patricia and David, Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am on Wednesday October 24th in St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, High Street, Aylesbury. Burial follows in Aylesbury Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Florence Nightingale Hospice Charity. A memorial service will be celebrated at 12 noon on Saturday November 10th in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo.



Rita Scott, Clar, Lough Eske, Donegal Town, Co Donegal. Funeral Service in Christ Church Lough Eske, today at 3pm followed by burial in the Glebe Cemetery, Donegal Town.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to Christ Church Lough Eske, care of George Irwin Funeral Directors or any family member.  House strictly private please.



Barbara Ellis, Midsummers Cottage, Main Road, Dromahair, Co Leitrim. Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital. Celebration of life and service will take place on Monday evening at Canis Major Church, Clayton Hotel grounds, Clarion Road. Sligo at 6:30pm. Cremation will follow in Mount Jerome Crematorium, Harolds Cross, Dublin on Tuesday. House and cremation strictly private please. Family flowers only please, Donations in lieu if desired to The Samaritans, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.


Walter Marren, Carragubada, Ballisodare, Sligo. Unexpectedly at his home. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel from 5pm this evening with removal at 6.30pm to Saint John’s Church, Carraroe to arrive at 7pm. Mass of Christian burial at 11am Monday followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to the The Irish Kidney Association C/O Seamus Feehily & Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.



Josephine Connaghan, Main Street, Laghey, Co. Donegal.  Reposing at her residence today from 2pm until 10pm.  Removal on Monday arriving at St Bridgets Church, Ballintra, for 11am Funeral Mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.  House private to family and friends on the morning of the funeral please.



Joe Davey, Drumiskabole West, Carraroe, Co. Sligo.  Unexpectedly at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at his home from 4pm to 9pm on Tuesday.  Removal from his home on Wednesday to St. Johns Church, Carraroe, to arrive for Mass of Christian burial at 11am.  Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery.  House private to family Wednesday morning please.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.