Obituaries, Monday 22nd October, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths: 



Eugene O’Brien, Ballintogher

Seamus Keegan, Dromahair

Peggy McShea, Ballyshannon

Desmond Donagher, Ballyfarnon




Eugene O’Brien, Lavally, Ballintogher, Co Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at his residence today until 8pm.  House private thereafter please.  Funeral Mass will take place on Tuesday at 12 noon in the Church of the Assumption, Sooey with burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Sooey.  Family flowers only please, donations if desired to The Renal Department of Sligo University Hospital.


Seamus (Jim) Keegan, Larkfield Lawns, Dromahair, Co Leitrim, and formerly of Collooney, Co Sligo, and Dublin. At St Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at his home this evening from 5pm to 8pm, otherwise house private. Removal on Tuesday to St Patrick’s Church, Dromahair, for funeral mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Creevelea Abbey New Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to the Alzheimer Society of Ireland, Sligo.



Peggy McShea, nee Malaniff, Late of East Port & Samier Drive, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at The Shiel Hospital, Ballyshannon.  Sister of the late Pat Malaniff & the late Annie Cassidy, Ballyshannon.  Reposing at the Shiel Hospital Mortuary this evening from 8pm to 9pm and on Tuesday from 9am with removal at 10.30am to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am with interment in the adjoining cemetery.



Desmond (Des) Donagher, formerly Coolmurla, Ballyfarnon, Co. Sligo, Carlow and Darwen, Lancashire, England. At the Sacred Heart Hospital, Carlow. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon, Co. Roscommon, this evening from 7pm until 9pm. Removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh, on Tuesday morning, arriving for Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in Kilmactranny Cemetery. 


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.