Obituaries, Wednesday 17th October, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:






James Charles McFarland, Kesh, and Pettigo


James Francis Dodd, Birmingham, and Ballindoon, Sligo


Maureen Harte, Sligo


Winnie O’Boyle, Grange


Peter McGloin, Glenade


Kathleen McCoy, Gurteen,






James Charles McFarland, 9 Glendurragh Park, Kesh, and formerly of Teivemore, Pettigo, Co Donegal. Funeral from his late home today at 1:30pm for Service in Pettigo Methodist Church at 2pm, followed by burial in Tubrid Cemetery. House strictly private please.



James Francis (Jim) Dodd, Olton, Solihull, Birmingham, and Ballindoon, Co Sligo. Reposing at Stephen and Philip Painter Independent Funeral Directors, Acocks Green, on Sunday, October 21st, from 3pm to 5pm. Requiem Mass at Olton Friary Church, Solihull, on Monday at 10:15am, followed by interment at Robin Hood Cemetery. No flowers please; donations to Father Hudson’s Care UK or Capuchin Day Centre, Dublin, if desired.





Maureen Harte (nee Mulligan) Cloverhill, Sligo and formerly of Castleore, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at St .John’s Hospital, Sligo in her 94th year. Reposing at the Foley & McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 5:30pm with removal at 7:30pm to Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Ransboro arriving at 8pm. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 11am with funeral proceeding to Kilmacowen Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the St.John’s Hospital minibus fundraiser appeal C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.



Winnie O’Boyle (nee Oates) Newtownward, Grange, Co Sligo. Peacefully at her home.  Remains reposing at her home today. Removal on Thursday morning to the Church of Mary Immaculate, Grange, to arrive for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Ahamlish cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to Mayo SPCA, Ballyhaunis, Co Mayo.


Peter McGloin Ahamlish, Glenade, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at St Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair. Funeral arrangements later.


Kathleen (Kay) Mc Coy, née Murray, Carn, Gurteen, Co. Sligo.  Funeral arrangements will be announced later.




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