Obituaries, Wednesday 17th October, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:





James Francis Dodd, Birmingham, and Ballindoon, Sligo


Maureen Harte, Sligo


Winnie O’Boyle, Grange


Peter McGloin, Glenade


Kathleen McCoy, Gurteen,


Rita McNally, Ballyshannon





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. Remains reposing at Gilmartin’s Funeral Home, Kinlough on Thursday evening from 5.30pm to 7pm. Removal of remains on Friday morning to arrive at St Michael’s Church, Glenade for 11am funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in Conwell Cemetery.


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



Rita McNally, Belleek Road, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. All enquiries to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon. House private at present please.




A memorial mass will be offered for the late Cierán Kelly, The Roose, Frosses, Co. Donegal on Saturday October 20 at 11am in the Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Frosses. Interment of ashes in the adjoining cemetery. All enquiries to John McGowan Funeral Directors on 087 270 6699.





Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.