Obituaries, Saturday Dec. 1st, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Larry Mc Grath, Glenfarne


Patsy Gilroy, London and Ballintrillick


Joe Molloy, Portnoo


Angela McNulty, Sligo


Ellen Gaffney, Tullaghan


John McGahern, Ballyshannon




Larry Mc Grath, Lacoon, Glenfarne, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at his daughter Margaret’s residence at Lacoon until 10pm this evening.  One way system in operation from St Michael’s school to Kiltycolgher Road.  Funeral mass on Sunday in St. Marys Church, Glenfarne at 12.30pm followed by interment in adjoining cemetery.  House private on Sunday morning.



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 until 9pm today.  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.



John McGahern, Coolcholly, Donegal Road, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully, at his residence.  Reposing at the family home today until 8pm.  Funeral to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, for 11am Mass of the Resurrection on Sunday with interment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if so desired, to the Parkinson’s Society and Pallative Care Team c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon, or any family member.  House private to family on the morning of the funeral please.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.