Obituaries, Friday Dec. 21st, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Amanda McGroary, Donegal Town


Maureen Thomas, Barnesmore


Rosaleen McGuinness, Killybegs


Michael Shovlin, Ardara


Eithne McKeon, Sligo





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

Maureen Thomas, Mullinalaphrey, Barnesmore, Donegal Town. Funeral mass in St Agatha’s Church, Clar, this 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 this 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 this morning please.

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

Eithne McKeon (formerly McGoldrick), 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.


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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