Obituaries, Friday 19th October, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



James Francis Dodd, Birmingham, and Ballindoon, Sligo

Peter McGloin, Glenade

Kathleen McCoy, Gurteen,

Rita McNally, Ballyshannon

Paddy White, Sligo

Kitty Donlon, Carney

Mary Gilmartin, Sligo

Lena Sweeney, Enniscrone

Laurence (Larry) Lee, Sligo

Reverend Fr. Seamus Gallagher, Frosses

Laurence Dolan, Ballinamore

Isa Greer, Dromard



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.



 Peter McGloin Ahamlish, Glenade, Co. Leitrim. Removal this morning to arrive at St Michael’s Church, Glenade for 11am funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in Conwell Cemetery.



Kathleen (Kay) McCoy, Carn, Gurteen, Co. Sligo.  Reposing at her residence today from 2pm until 9pm.  Mass of the Resurrection on Saturday at 12 noon in St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen with burial afterwards in Mount Irwin Cemetery.  House strictly private on Saturday morning please. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to North West Hospice and the Dementia Fund,  Sligo University Hospital, C/o O’Dowd Funeral Directors, Gurteen.



Rita McNally, Belleek Road, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at the Northwest Hospice Sligo.  Reposing at her late residence today from 11am to 10pm. Funeral arriving on Saturday to St. Joseph’s Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am with interment in the adjoining cemetery.  Family flowers only, house private to family on the morning of the funeral please.


Paddy White, Aylesbury Park, Strandhill Road, Sligo; Lucan, Co Dublin; and formerly of Kingsbrook, Riverstown, Co Sligo. Peacefully at Drumderrig Nursing Home, Boyle, Co Roscommon. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel Sligo this evening from 5pm until 7pm. Funeral Mass will take place in Nazareth Chapel on Saturday at 12 noon, with burial afterwards in Ballyrush cemetery.

Kitty Donlon (nee Carty), Whitewood House, Lissadell, Carney, Co Sligo. Remains reposing at her home today from 3pm to 9pm. Removal on Saturday morning to St Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac, to arrive for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Rathcormac cemetery. House private on Saturday morning please.



Mary Gilmartin (née Enright), Crozon Downs, Sligo Town, Sligo.  Formerly of Drumfad, Co. Sligo and Lower Abbey Street, Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo from 9.30am on Saturday with removal at 10.30 am to Saint Anne’s Church, Sligo to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 11am.  Cremation to follow in Lake Lands Crematorium.


Lena Sweeney (nee Mullaney) Quigabar, Enniscrone, Co. Sligo. Reposing at her residence today from 3pm until 7pm. Funeral will arrive to Church of our Lady Assumed in to Heaven, Enniscrone at 8.30pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Saturday morning at 10am with funeral proceeding to St Patrick’s Cemetery, Kilglass.


Laurence (Larry) Lee, Woodtown Lodge, Sligo and formerly of Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Nazareth House Nursing Home. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 5pm today. Removal at 6.30pm to St Anne’s Church, Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection at 12.30pm on Saturday. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House Private please.


Reverend Fr. Seamus Gallagher, Frosses, Parish Priest of Inver, County Donegal, formerly of Main Street, Dungloe. Suddenly. Funeral arrangements to be announced later. All enquiries to John MacGowan Funeral Directors on 087-270-6699.


Laurence Dolan, Garryfliuch, Derradda, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim. Full funeral arrangements later. Any queries, please call 0719644008


Isa Greer nee Dorran, Dromard, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Summerville Nursing Home Strandhill.  Funeral will arrive to Skreen Parish Church on Saturday for 2pm Funeral Service followed by internment in adjoining graveyard, Family Flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Alzheimers Association C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors , Ballisodare, Co. Sligo, House Private 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.