Obituaries, Friday Dec. 28th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Amanda McGroary, Donegal Town


Margaret Dunleavy, Sligo


John Hynes, Sligo


Brian Costello, Sligo


Rose Duffy, Sligo


Doreen Canavan, Belleek


Evelynn Erskine, Kilcar


Dermot Gallagher, Ballintra




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


Margaret (Gretta) Dunleavy, Strandhill Road, Sligo.  Retired primary school teacher.  Peacefully at St. John’s Community Hospital, Sligo.  Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am today in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo.  Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House private.


John (Midgie) Hynes, No 2 Jinks Avenue, Sligo.  Funeral will arrive at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo, for Requiem Mass at 1pm today followed by burial in Sligo cemetery. House private this morning please. Family flowers only, donations if desired to the Irish Diabetes Association, care of Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo.



Brian Costello, Shannon Eighter, Bundoran Road, Sligo.  Funeral to arrive at Saint Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo for Mass of Christian Burial at 1pm this afternoon, burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Benbulben COPD group, Sligo, C/o of Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo. House private to family this morning please.



Rose Duffy Saint John’s Hospital Sligo and Formerly Pearse Road Sligo. Peacefully at Saint John’s Hospital Sligo. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church hill Sligo from 6pm to 7pm this evening. Mass of Christian Burial at 11am Saturday in the Nazareth House Chapel, Church hill Sligo, Burial to follow in Saint MaCartan Cemetery Clogher, Co. Tyrone. Family Flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Saint John’s Hospital Patient comfort fund, c/o Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors Pearse Road Sligo.




Doreen Canavan, (nee Cinnamond) 6 Shannagh Brae, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh.  Suddenly.  Further Funeral arrangements to follow later today.  Family home strictly private.  Enquiries to Patsy McCauley Funeral director on 07703210437.



Evelynn Erskine, 3 Cruckarra, Kilcar, Co. Donegal.  Removal from the Eternal Light Chapel of Rest, Mountain Top, Letterkenny, today at 2pm to arrive at her home at 4pm.  Removal from her home on Saturday evening to St, Carthas Church, Kilcar for 7pm Mass, to repose overnight.  Funeral Mass on Sunday at 11am, interment afterwards in Kilcar Cemetery.  House private tonight from 11pm to 11am.



Dermot Gallagher, Roscanlon, Ballintra, Co. Donegal.  Suddenly.  Funeral arrangements to be announced later.  All enquiries to Jackie Carron funeral director 087 9734000



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.