Obituaries, Thursday Dec. 20th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Amanda McGroary, Donegal Town


Maureen Thomas, Barnesmore


Rosaleen McGuinness, Killybegs


Michael Shovlin, Ardara





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


Maureen Thomas, Mullinalaphrey, Barnesmore, Donegal Town. In Scotland. Remains arriving to St Agatha’s Church, Clar for 8pm this evening.  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 with removal on Friday morning at 10:30 am to St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs for 11 am Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the day centre, Killybegs Community Hospital. House private on the morning of the funeral please.

Michael Shovlin, Gortnacart, Ardara and formerly Kilraine, Glenties. Remains reposing at his residence today until 10pm and tomorrow from 11am to 10pm. Funeral from there on Saturday morning at 11.30 am to The Church of The Holy Family, Ardara for 12 noon requiem mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to The Donegal Hospice, c/o any family member. There will be a one-way system in operation to the wake house with entry only at Gornacart.


A month’s mind mass for the late Patricia Burke, Corhownagh, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo, will take place in St. Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, on this Saturday 22nd at 11:00am.




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