Obituaries, Monday Dec. 17th,  1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




John Whyte, Skreen 


Amanda McGroary, Donegal Town


Mary Burns, Sligo


Patsy McDonagh, Sligo


Mary Jane O’Grady, Coolaney


Ivan William Morris, Sligo


Robbie Hamilton, Glenties


Teresa Sweeney, Donegal Town


Christina McDonald-Moser, Glencar




John Whyte, (known as Jack) Easkey Care Home and formerly of Ross, Skreen, Co. Sligo.  Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 5pm with removal at 6.30pm to St Adamnan`s Church, Skreen, Co. Sligo arriving at 7pm.  Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 11am with funeral proceeding to St. Mary`s Cemetery, Skreen, Co. Sligo.



Amanda McGroary, 8 St Mary’s Park, Donegal Town.  Funeral arrangements later.


Mary Burns, nee Woods, Aughamore, Carraroe, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Drumderrig Nursing Home, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.  Reposing at her son Turlough and daughter in law Jackie’s house, Aughamore from 3pm to 6pm today.  Family time thereafter with removal at 7pm to St. John’s Church, Carraroe to arrive at 7.30pm.  Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon on Tuesday, burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery.  Colm Burns Commercials and Burns Car Sales will be closed on Tuesday as a mark of respect to Mary.  House private outside reposing times please.


Patsy McDonagh, nee Brennan, Chapel Street, Sligo and formerly of Kilross, Ballygawley.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Remains reposing in the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo this evening from 5pm with removal at 7pm to Saint Anne’s Church, Sligo arriving for 7.30pm.  Funeral Mass on Tuesday morning at 11am followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Saint Anne’s Church Restoration Fund, C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.  House private please


Mary Jane O’Grady (nee Fee ), Main Street, Coolaney, Co Sligo.    Reposing at her home on Tuesday from 2pm  to  9pm.  Removal on Wednesday morning to the Church of the Sacred Heart and St Joseph, Rockfield arriving for 10 am Funeral Mass.   Burial afterwards in Rockfield Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the Irish Cancer Society or Northwest Hospice. House private on Wednesday morning please.


Ivan William Morris, Carncash, Sligo.  At the North West Hospice, the Mall, Sligo, and also Mowlan Nursing Home, Sligo.  Reposing at Feehily Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo  on Tuesday from 5.30 pm to 7 pm with removal to Drumcliffe Parish Church for funeral service at 7.30 pm.  Burial service on Wednesday at 1 p.m. with interment in Drumcliffe church graveyard.


Robbie Hamilton, Mulantyboyle, Glenties. His remains will be reposing at the Long Family residence this evening from 7p.m. Funeral service on Wednesday afternoon  at  2pm in Glenties Church Of Ireland, with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. Family time on Tuesday morning please. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The Glenties Parish Church, c/o any family member.


Teresa Sweeney, Tir Chonaill Street, Donegal Town. Peacefully in Donegal Community Hospital. Remains reposing at her late residence in Tir Chonaill Street from 5pm until 10pm this evening and tomorrow Tuesday from 2pm until 10pm. Removal from her residence at 9:30am for 10am mass in St Mary’s Church, Killymard, on Wednesday with burial immediately afterwards in adjoining cemetery.


Christina McDonald-Moser (nee Stewart), “Journeys end”, Castlegal, Glencar, Co. Sligo, and late of Garavogue Villas, Sligo. Peacefully at North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at her home at Castlegal from 4.00pm to 7.00pm on Tuesday. Home private at all other times. Celebration of life at 12.00noon on Wednesday, in the Canis Major at the Clayton Hotel, Sligo. Private cremation will follow. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund, c/o Seán Feehily Funeral Services, Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.





Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.