Obituaries, Thursday Nov. 29th, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:





Desmond Conway, London and Sligo


Michael Duffy, London and Dromahair


Tom Waters, Aclare


Martin Joe O’Grady, Gurteen


James Kilcoyne, Ballaghaderreen


Philomena Cullen, Glenfarne


Maureen Connolly, Rossinver


Vincent Gallagher Ballyshannon


David Clancy, Letterkenny and Tullaghan





Desmond (Dessie) Conway, London and formerly of Garavogue Villas, Sligo.  Funeral will arrive to The Nazareth House Chapel today for Requiem Mass at 12noon with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery.  Enquiries to Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo on 0719162140.



Michael Duffy, London and Garvagh, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim.  Removal today to St. Mary’s Church, Killenummery, Dromahair for funeral mass at 12 noon.  Burial afterwards in Carrowcrin Cemetery.



Tom Waters, Cloonbarry, Aclare, Co.Sligo.  Funeral today to arrive in St Attracta’s Church, Tourlestrane, for Requiem Mass at 12 noon with the burial afterwards in Kilmactigue cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations if desired to The Kilmactigue Parish Defibrillator Group, c/o John Brennan Funeral Director.



Martin Joe O’Grady, The Forge, Gurteen, Co. Sligo. Reposing at his residence until 10.30am this morning for family and friends only please. Removal today to St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen, for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Gurteen Cemetery.


James Kilcoyne, Castlerea Road, Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon. At the Mater Private Hospital. Reposing in The Sharkey Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen, this evening from 4pm. Removal at 7.30pm to St Nathy’s Cathedral, arriving at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Friday at 1pm, with funeral proceeding to Kilcolman Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Irish Cancer Society-Cancer Research, C/o Sharkey Funeral Directors, Ballaghaderreen.



Philomena Cullen (nee Keaney) Cornamon, Glenfarne, Co Leitrim. Funeral Mass this morning at 11am in St Mary’s Church, Glenfarne with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The North West Hospice, Sligo.



Maureen Connolly nee McGovern, Aughnaha, Rossinver, Co. Leitrim. Funeral Mass today at 11am in St. Aidan’s Church, Ballaghameehan, followed by interment in Rossinver cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice, Sligo, C/o Peter Carty Funeral Director, Garrison, Co. Fermanagh, or any family member. House private please.



Vincent Gallagher, Higginstown, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal.  House private to family only please.  Funeral mass in St Joseph’s Church, the Rock, Ballyshannon this morning at 11am, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Enquires to John or Darren McGee on 071 98 51744.



David Clancy, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal and Agharroo, Tullaghan, Co. Leitrim.  At Letterkenny University Hospital.  Reposing at the family home in Agharroo today from 12noon until 4pm and from 5pm until 9pm; and on Friday from 12noon until 4pm and from 5pm until 9pm.  House private at all other times.  Removal on Saturday morning to arrive at St.Aidan’s Church, Kinlough for 11am Funeral Mass.  Burial afterwards in St.Aidan’s Cemetery, Kinlough.  Family flowers only.  Donations in lieu to S.T.O.P. care of Mc Gloin Undertakers.  Please note a one way system will operate to the wake house, entry at Creamery Road, Kinlough and exit via Tullaghan.



Iris Simpson, nee Golden, Curroy, Aclare, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully in the North West Hospice Sligo.  Remains reposing in the Morahan funeral home Tubbercurry this evening from 5pm until 8pm.  Funeral on Friday morning to arrive in St George’s Church, Tubbercurry for service at 11.30am with the burial afterwards in Kilmactigue cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations if desired to the North West Hospice Sligo c /o John Brennan Funeral Director.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.