Obituaries, Saturday Dec. 29th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Amanda McGroary, Donegal Town


Doreen Canavan, Belleek


Evelynn Erskine, Kilcar


Dermot Gallagher, Ballintra


Belinda Marriott, Gurteen


Peter McGowan, Bolton and Glencar


Annie Callaghan, Donegal Town


Robert Stinson, Ballintra



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



Doreen Canavan, (nee Cinnamond) 6 Shannagh Brae, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh.  Suddenly.  Remains leaving the family home on Sunday at 2pm for cremation at 4pm in Lakelands crematorium, Cavan.  Family home Private Please.


Evelynn Erskine, 3 Cruckarra, Kilcar, Co. Donegal.  Removal from her home this evening to St. Carthas Church, Kilcar for 7pm Mass, to repose overnight.  Funeral Mass on Sunday at 11am, interment afterwards in Kilcar Cemetery.



Dermot (Rocky) Gallagher, Roscanlon, Ballintra, Co. Donegal.  Suddenly.  Reposing at his residence today until 10pm.  Removal on Sunday for 11am Funeral Mass in St Brigids Church, Ballintra, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  House private to family on Sunday morning please.



Belinda Marriott, Née Finan, Boyle Road, Gurteen, Co. Sligo.  Reposing at Perry’s Funeral Home, Ballymote today from 5pm until 6.30pm.  Removal to The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, arriving at 7pm.  Mass of the Resurrection on Sunday at 11.30am with burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote.


Peter McGowan, Bolton, Greater Manchester, England and formerly of Carrickeeney, Glencar, Co. Leitrim.  Funeral will take place in England.  Enquiries to Connolly/McDonald Funeral Directors, Manorhamilton on 0872865490



Annie Callaghan (nee Hone) Ardnableask, Barnesmore, Donegal Town.  Peacefully in Donegal Community Hospital.  Wake today in her son Tommy’s residence at Ardnableask, Barnesmore until 10pm tonight & from 12 noon until 10pm on Sunday, family time at all other times please.  Remains leaving the residence of her son Tommy at 10.30 am on Monday for funeral mass in St Agatha’s Church, Clar at 11am with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  House private on morning of the funeral please.



Robert Stinson, Ballymagroarty, Ballintra, Co Donegal.  Peacefully at the Northwest Hospice.  Reposing at his late residence on Sunday from 12pm to 9pm.  Funeral Service in Drumholm Parish Church on Monday at 2pm, followed by burial in Drumholm Graveyard.  House private on the morning of the funeral please.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.