Obituaries, Tuesday Dec. 4th, 10 am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Ellen Gaffney, Tullaghan

Clare Monaghan, Sligo

Mary Diamond, Strabane

Georgie Murray, Killybegs

Annie Finan, Ballymote

Kitty Farren, Riverstown

Josie Henry, Ballinacarrow

Jude Caterson, Castlederg


Ellen Gaffney, (known as Nellie), Wardhouse, Tullaghan, Co. Leitrim. Mass of the Resurrection this morning at 11am in St. Patrick’s Church, Tullaghan. 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.

Clare Monaghan, nee Harte, Nazareth Nursing Home, Sligo, and formerly Abbeyville Park, Sligo. Mass of Christian Burial at 11am this morning in the Nazareth House Chapel, burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Nazareth house Patient Comfort Fund, c/o Seamus Feehily and Sons Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.

Mary Diamond (née Hone) 36 Melmount Gardens, Strabane and formerly of Finadoose, Donegal Town.  At Altnagelvin Hospital.  Funeral leaving her home this morning at 9.25am for Requiem Mass in St Mary`s Church, Melmount at 10am.  Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Donations in lieu of flowers please to St. Vincent de Paul, c/o Quigley Funeral Directors, 1A Newtown Place, Strabane.  Family time please from 11pm to 2pm.


Georgie Murray, Fintra Road, Killybegs, Co. Donegal.  Remains reposing at his residence. Removal from his residence on Wednesday morning at 10 30am to St. Mary’s Church Killybegs for 11am. Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Rosary at 9pm tonight. Family time from 10pm. to 11am.and on the morning of the funeral. Family flowers only please.


Annie Finan nee Scanlon. “Roseville”, Cluid, Ballymote, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Remains will repose at her late residence in Cluid today from 4pm. to 9pm.  House private thereafter to family and friends.  Removal on Wednesday morning to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote to arrive for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon.  Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote.


Kitty Farren (née Mullany), Emlagh, Riverstown, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at St John’s Hospital, Sligo.  Funeral Mass will take place today at 12 noon in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Riverstown, with burial afterwards in Ballyrush Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to St Vincent de Paul.


Josie Henry, Kilvarnet, Ballinacarrow, Co Sligo. Peacefully at St John’s Hospital, Sligo. Reposing at the home of John and Caroline Henry, Kilvarnet, this evening from 4pm to 7pm, with removal at 7:30pm to arrive at the Church of St Feichin and St Lassaras, Ballinacarrow at 8pm. Funeral mass on Wednesday morning at 11am. Burial afterwards in Kilvarnet Cemetery.

Jude Caterson, 7, Kilcurragh Park, Castlederg, at Silverdale Care Home, Castlederg.  Father of Mary Oates, Bundoran. Remains reposing at his home. Funeral from his home on Wednesday at 9.20 a.m. for Requiem Mass at 10 a.m. in St. Patrick’s Church, Castlederg. Interment afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. Donations in lieu of flowers please to Silverdale Care Home, c/o any family member.

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