Obituaries, Friday Dec. 21st, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Amanda McGroary, Donegal Town


Michael Shovlin, Ardara


Eithne McKeon, Riverstown


Sarah McGroarty, Ballintra


Michael Carney, Ballisodare





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


Michael Shovlin, Gortnacart, Ardara and formerly Kilraine, Glenties. Remains reposing at his residence today until 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.


Eithne McKeon (formerly McGoldrick), Annaghcarthy, Riverstown, Co. Sligo. At St James’ Hospital, Dublin. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon on Sunday from 5pm until 7pm, with removal afterwards to the Church of The Assumption, Sooey, arriving at 8pm. Funeral Mass will take place on Monday at 11am, with burial afterwards in Corrig cemetery.


Sarah McGroarty, Brownhall, Ballintra, Co. Donegal.  Reposing at her residence today until 11pm and on Saturday from 2pm until 11pm.  Removal on Sunday morning to St Bridget’s Church, Ballintra, for 11am Funeral Mass, followed by burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. House private on the morning of the funeral please.


Michael Carney, Sligo and late of Ballisodare, and Beltra, Co. Sligo.  Remains reposing in the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo on Saturday from 11am, with funeral mass at 12pm followed by burial in St. Brigid’s Cemetery, Abbeytown, Ballisodare.


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


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.