Obituaries, Wednesday, January 16th, 1p.m.

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Diane Gallagher, Laghey


Tony Mc Cabe, Keadue


Patricia McGovern, Ballintogher


Bridget Healy, Grange


Alwine Gillespie, Glencolmcille


Pauline Collis, Collooney


Terry Drury, Donegal Town


Gabriel McCormack, Pettigo.


Seamus Cunnane, Ballymote


Joy Cox Blacklion.




Diane Gallagher, Carrick West, Laghey, Co. Donegal.  Suddenly at the Beaumont Hospital, Dublin.  Remains reposing at the family home in Carrick West from 2pm until 10pm today.  Removal on Thursday morning at 10.30am to St. Bridget’s Church, Ballintra for 11am funeral mass, with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  House private on Thursday morning please.



Tony Mc Cabe, Keadue, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.  Publican.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at his home today from 3pm until 9pm.  Removal on Thursday afternoon to The Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Keadue, arriving for Mass of Christian Burial at 1pm.  Interment afterwards in Kilronan Cemetery.  Family flowers only.  House private on Thursday morning please.


Patricia McGovern, nee Cleary, Eldergrove, Trim, Co. Meath and formerly of Killery,

Ballintogher, Co. Sligo.  Ex-teacher at St. Clare’s Comprehensive School, Manorhamilton.  Funeral Service in Mount Jerome Crematorium, Harold’s Cross this afternoon at 4pm.  Family flowers only, donations if desired to the Irish Cancer Society



Bridget Healy, nee Herity, Drumfad, Moneygold, Grange, Co. Sligo, in her 99th year.  Remains reposing at her home today from 2pm to 9pm.  Removal on Thursday morning to the Church of Mary Immaculate, Grange, to arrive for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Ahamlish cemetery.



Alwine Gillespie, Lower Dooey, Glencolmcille, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital.  Remains reposing at her late residence from 1pm this afternoon.  Funeral Mass on Thursday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu to Killybegs Community Hospital.



Pauline Collis, (née Regan), Ardcotton, Collooney, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Predeceased by her husband Tom.  Reposing at her house at Ardcotton this afternoon from 2pm to 8pm and on Thursday from 2pm to 8pm.  Removal from her home on Friday to the Church of the Assumption, Collooney to arrive for 12 noon Funeral Mass, burial afterwards in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney.  Family flowers only please, donations if desired to the Palliative Care Team, North West Hospice, c/o Michael Perry Funeral Directors.



Terry Drury, Ardeskin, Old Laghey Road, Donegal Town, at the McSuibhne Nursing Home, Mullinasole, Laghey.  Remains reposing at the family home at Old Laghey Road, Donegal Town, today from 2 pm until 10 pm.  Removal tomorrow at 6.30 to St Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town for 7 pm.  Funeral mass on Friday at 11 am in St Patrick’s Church,  Donegal Town with burial immediately afterwards in St Agatha’s Cemetery, Clar. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to the Patients’ Comfort Fund, Aras MsSuibhne, care of any family member.


Gabriel McCormack, Bircog, Lough Derg Road, Pettigo, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at his residence. Remains will be reposing at his residence from 4.00pm to 9.00pm on Friday and on Saturday from 4.00pm to 9.00 pm. Removal on Sunday afternoon at 12.00pm to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, Lettercran for Requiem Mass at 12.30 pm. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Family time please on Sunday morning.



Seamus Cunnane, Dowra, Ballygawley and formerly Carrickbanagher, Ballymote Co Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Remains reposing at the Perry Funeral Home on Thursday evening from 5pm until 6.30pm, with removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, arriving at 7pm.  Funeral mass on Friday at 10am.  Burial immediately afterwards in St Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote.



Joy Cox, Monesk House, Monesk, Blacklion, Co Cavan. Suddenly at her residence. Reposing at her residence today Wednesday from 3pm until 10pm and Thursday from 3pm until 10pm. There will be a one-way system in operation entering from the Blacklion side and exiting from the Dowra side, please follow directions. Further funeral arrangements later. Enquires to Thomas Quinn Funeral Director, Blacklion, on 071 98 53005.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.