Obituaries, Monday Dec. 17th, 5pm

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

Michael (Mickey) Dunbar, Sligo,


John Whyte, (known as Jack) Easkey Care Home and formerly of Ross, Skreen, Co. Sligo.  Reposing at the Foley & McGowan 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. 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.


Michael (Mickey) Dunbar, Cranmore Place, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his residence on Tuesday from 5pm until 8pm and on Wednesday from 5pm until 8pm. Funeral will arrive to St.Anne’s Church, Sligo on Thursday at 11am for Requiem Mass with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery. House strictly private to family on Thursday morning please. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The Wheelchair Association, C/o  Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.