Obituaries, Friday Nov. 30th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:





David Clancy, Letterkenny and Tullaghan


Jim Colton, Pettigo


Deárbhla Shannon, Sligo


Larry Mc Grath, Glenfarne


Patsy Gilroy, London and Ballintrillick


Joe Molloy, Portnoo


Angela McNulty, Sligo


Ellen Gaffney, Tullaghan






David Clancy, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal and Agharroo, Tullaghan, Co. Leitrim.  At Letterkenny University Hospital.  Reposing at the family home in Agharroo this evening 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 McGloin Undertakers.  Please note a one-way system will operate to the wake house, entry at Creamery Road, Kinlough and exit via Tullaghan.




Jim Colton, 23 Termon Villas, Pettigo, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at North West Hospice, Sligo.   Remains reposing today at his son Declan’s house at 33 Inisclin Road, Tullyhommon, Pettigo.  Removal on Saturday at 10.30am to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, Lettercran for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Family time this evening.  House private please on Saturday morning. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to North West Hospice, Sligo, C/o any family member.



Deárbhla Shannon, Glendallon and late of Cartron Estate, Sligo. Suddenly. Reposing at her parents’ residence in Cartron Estate from 6pm to 8pm this evening. Private removal on Saturday to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to Epilepsy Ireland, c/o Seán Feehily Funeral Services, Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Larry McGrath, Lacoon, Glenfarne, Co. Leitrim.  Funeral arrangements will be announced later.  Enquiries to Clancy Funeral Directors, Glenfarne on 071 98 53116.



Patsy Gilroy, Woodgreen, London and Clogh, Ballintrillick, Co. Sligo. Son of Mary and the late Mick Gilroy, Ballintrillick. Reposing at the family home in Clogh on Sunday from 1pm until 4pm. House private at all other times please. Removal on Sunday evening to St. Brigid’s Church, Ballintrillick, arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass in St Brigid’s Church, Ballintrillick on Monday at 11am. Burial afterwards in Keelogues, Cemetery, Ballintrillick. Donations if desired to The Marie Curie Hospice, c/o Mc Gloin Undertakers.



Joe Molloy, proprietor of Dawros Bay House, Rosbeg, Portnoo and formerly of Leaconnell, Ardara.  Remains will repose at his late residence from 6pm until 10pm today and from 2pm to 9pm on Saturday.  Funeral from his late residence on Sunday 1.20 pm for Mass at 2pm in St. Conal’s Church, Kilclooney.  Interment afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.



Angela McNulty, (née Cawley), Barroe, Sligo and late of Killala Road, Ballina, Co. Mayo.  Unexpectedly.   Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 3pm to 5pm on Sunday.  Mass of the Resurrection at 11am on Monday in St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo.  Private cremation will follow.  Home private to family at all times.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice Fund c/o Seán Feehily Funeral Services, Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Ellen Gaffney, (known as Nellie), Wardhouse, Tullaghan, Co. Leitrim.  Peacefully at the Sheil Hospital,  Ballyshannon.  Reposing at the Sheil Hospital Mortuary on Monday evening from 5pm with removal at 6.15pm to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Tullaghan for reception prayers at 7pm.  Mass of the Resurrection on Tuesday at 11am, burial afterwards in St. Aidan’s Cemetery , Kinlough.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to the Sheil Hospital Patients Comfort Fund, c/o Conlan and Breslin Funeral Directors on 086 249 2036.  Both the Gaffeny residence and the Sheerin residence in Wardhouse, Tullaghan are private please.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.