Obituaries, Sunday Dec. 30th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Amanda McGroary, Donegal Town


Peter McGowan, Bolton and Glencar


Annie Callaghan, Donegal Town


Robert Stinson, Ballintra


Moira Mallon, Killybegs,


Martin McGuinn, Tubbercurry


Ena O’Doherty, Letterkenny


Jackie Forde, Easkey




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




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.  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 today until 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.  One way system will operate during wake, entering via Stinson’s Lane, and exiting via the Bog Road.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to the North West Hospice, care of George Irwin Funeral Directors, or any family member.



Moira Mallon, Main Street, Killybegs, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully in Killybegs Community Hospital.  Reposing at her daughter Patricia Faherty’s residence, Main Street, Killybegs until 11pm today and from 11am to 11pm on Monday.  Removal on Tuesday morning at 10.30am to St Mary’s Church, Killybegs for 11am mass.  Burial afterwards in the local cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Killybegs Community Hospital c/o any family member or Mc Brearty Funeral Directors.



Martin McGuinn, Moylough, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo.  Reposing at Coen’s Funeral Home, Tubbercurry, on Monday from 5pm until 7pm with removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Moylough, arriving at 7.30pm.  Mass of the resurrection on Tuesday at 12.30pm with the funeral proceeding to Rhue Cemetery.



Ena O’Doherty, (nee Maloney) formerly of Glencar, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at St. Eunan’s Nursing home, Letterkenny.  Reposing at the Eternal Light Chapel of Rest, Mountain Top, Letterkenny from 6pm-8pm on Tuesday.  Funeral Mass on Wednesday in St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs at 11am.  Burial afterwards in St Mary’s Cemetery Killybegs.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to St Vincent Dr Paul c/o Mc Brearty Funeral Directors.


Jackie Forde, (Shopkeeper) Main St, Easkey, Co. Sligo.  Suddenly.  Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina on Tuesday evening from 5pm with removal at 6:30pm to St. James Church, Easkey, arriving at 7.15pm.  Mass of the resurrection on Wednesday morning at 11am with funeral proceeding to Roslea Cemetery, Easkey.  Family flowers only please donations if desired to St. Cecilia’s special school, Cregg house, Sligo, c/o Mc Gowan’s funeral home, Ballina.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.