Obituaries, Saturday Jan. 12th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Mary Taylor, Belleek


Thomas Burke, Donegal Town


Joe Callery, Mullaghmore


Packie Joe Duffy, Garrison


Bernadette Burke, Carrick-on-Shannon


Elizabeth Diver, Kilcar


Elizabeth Murray, Sligo


Kevin Granaghan, Bundoran


Margaret McGovern, Letterbreen


Ellen McGarry, Sligo




Mary Taylor, nee Coyle, late of Laughill, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh. In Providence, Rhode Island, USA.  A Memorial Mass will take place in St. Joseph’s Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon on Sunday at 10am.


Thomas (Tom) Burke, Bramblefield, Rossylongan, Donegal Town.  Peacefully at home.  Remains reposing at his late residence.  House strictly private at all times please.  Remains leaving his late residence on Sunday morning at 10.30am for 11am mass in St Mary’s Church, Killymard, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to Cancer Care West care of R Faulkner Funeral Directors or any family member.



Joe Callery, Mullaghmore, Co Sligo. Peacefully at St John’s Hospital, Sligo. Reposing at McGloin’s Funeral Home, Chapel Road, Cliffoney, on Sunday evening from 4.30pm until 6:30pm, with removal to the Star of the Sea Church, Mullaghmore, arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Monday at 11am. Burial afterwards in Ahamlish Cemetery.



Patrick Joseph Duffy, known as Packie Joe, Glen East, Garrison, Co. Fermanagh.  Peacefully at his home.  Remains reposing at his residence today until 10 pm and on Sunday from 2pm to 10pm.  House private at all other times.  Remains will arrive in Mary Queen of Peace Church, Garrison on Monday for 11am Funeral Mass followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Marie Curie Nursing c/o Peter Carty Funeral Director Garrison or any family member.



Bernadette Burke, (nee Flynn) Ard Alainn, Carrick-on-Shannon and formerly London and Ballymote, Co. Sligo.  Removal from her residence on Sunday evening to St. Mary’ s Church, Carrick-on-Shannon arriving at 7pm.  Mass of Christian Burial on Monday at 12 noon with funeral afterwards to St. Mary’s Cemetery, Carrick-on-Shannon.  House private please.



Elizabeth Diver, Cronasilla, Kilcar, Co. Donegal.  Remains currently reposing at her home.  Removal from her home on Monday at 12.30pm for funeral mass in St. Carthas Church, Kilcar, at 1pm.  Interment afterwards in Kilcar Cemetery.  House private tonight from 11pm to 11am



Elizabeth (Lily) Murray, nee Corcoran, 55 Crozon Down, Sligo and formerly of Rathmullen, Ballymote, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Nazareth House Sligo.  Remains will repose at the Perry Funeral Home, Ballymote, on Sunday evening from 5pm to 6.30pm, followed by removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception to arrive at 7pm.  Mass of the resurrection on Monday at 12 noon.  Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery Ballymote.



Kevin Granaghan, St. Bridget’s Terrace, East End, Bundoran, Co. Donegal.  Unexpectedly at the Brentwood Manor Nursing Home, Convoy, Co. Donegal.  Funeral arrangements to be announced later, all enquiries to Conlan and Breslin Funeral Directors.



Margaret McGovern, (nee Reilly) Drumherriff, Letterbreen, at the Grann Abbey Care Home, Enniskillen, formerly from Rooskagh North, Kinawley.  Reposing at the Grann Abbey Care Home, Enniskillen from 6pm to 8pm this evening and from 2pm on Sunday with removal from Grann Abbey Care Home at 7pm to St Joseph’s Church, Mullaghdun arriving at 8pm.  Funeral Mass on Monday at 11am with burial to the adjoining cemetery.  House strictly private please, family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to Marie Curie C/O JP Conway Funeral Directors, Belcoo.



Ellen (Nellie) McGarry, nee McSharry late of Dartry View, Connaughton Road, Sligo.  Peacefully at St. Patrick’s Hospital, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim.  Reposing at Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 4.30pm on Sunday with removal at 5.30pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo.  Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am on Monday.  Private cremation will follow.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.