Obituaries, Wednesday Dec. 19th, 1 pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Amanda McGroary, Donegal Town


Robbie Hamilton, Glenties


Michael Dunbar, Sligo


Philomena Batute, Bundoran


Maureen Thomas, Barnesmore


Rosaleen McGuinness, Killybegs





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


Robbie Hamilton, Mulantyboyle, Glenties. Funeral service this afternoon at 2pm in Glenties Church of Ireland, with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The Glenties Parish Church, c/o any family member.


Michael (Mickey) Dunbar, Cranmore Place, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his residence today 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.


Philomena Batute, 5 Dinglei Coush, West End, Bundoran, Co Donegal.  Peacefully at the Rock Nursing Unit, Ballyshannon. Reposing at the Rock Nursing Home this afternoon from 4pm to 6pm.  Removal at 6:30 pm to arrive at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Bundoran, for reception prayers at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11 am with interment in Bruckless Cemetery, Co. Donegal, arriving  at  approximately 1pm.  House strictly private please. Enquiries to John Mulreany Funeral Services Bundoran on 071 98 41547.


Maureen Thomas, Mullinalaphrey, Barnesmore, Donegal Town. In Scotland. Remains arriving to St Agatha’s Church, Clar, for 8pm on Thursday.  Funeral mass on Friday morning at 11am, with burial immediately afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. House private please.


Rosaleen McGuinness, Tyrone, Killybegs Co. Donegal. Reposing at her residence from 5pm today, with removal on Friday morning at 10:30am to St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs, for 11 o clock funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only please,  donations in lieu if desired to the day centre at Killybegs Community Hospital. House private on the morning of the funeral please.


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