Obituaries, Thursday, January 17th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths: 



Pauline Collis, Collooney


Terry Drury, Donegal Town


Gabriel McCormack, Pettigo.


Seamus Cunnane, Ballymote


Joy Cox, Blacklion


Padraig McGowan, Rathscanlon


Aidan Brennan, Ballymote


Kathleen McGlinchey, Ballintra





Pauline Collis, (née Regan), Ardcotton, Collooney, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Predeceased by her husband Tom.  Reposing at her house at Ardcotton until 8pm this evening.  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.  Removal this evening at 6.30pm 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 4pm to 9pm on Friday and on Saturday from 4pm to 9pm.  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 this 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 until 10pm and Friday from 12 until 4pm.  House private thereafter.  Funeral Mass in St. Patrick’s Church, Killinagh, Blacklion on Saturday at 11am, followed by cremation in Lakelands Crematorium, Dublin Road, Cavan at 2pm. There will be a one-way system in operation entering from Blacklion side and exiting from Dowra side, please follow directions. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the Irish Heart Foundation.



Padraig McGowan, ‘St Martins ‘, Rathscanlon, Tubbercurry, Co.Sligo.  Remains reposing in the Morahan Funeral Home, Tubbercurry, on Sunday afternoon from 4pm until 6pm and again on Monday from 12 noon with removal at 1pm to arrive in St John Evangelist Church, Tubbercurry for Requiem Mass at 1.30pm, with the funeral afterwards to St Nathy’s Cemetery Collooney.  Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to North West Hospice, Sligo c /o John Brennan Funeral Director, Cloonacool.



Aidan Brennan, 3 Stonepark, Ballymote, Co. Sligo and formerly of Mullinabreena, Chaffpool. Suddenly at his residence. Reposing at his residence on Friday from 12 noon until 8pm. Funeral arriving to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, on Saturday for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote. Enquiries to Coen’s Funeral Directors, Tubbercurry.




Kathleen McGlinchey, nee McGuinness, Garvanagh, Ballintra, Co Donegal. Peacefully at North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at her son Stephen’s and daughter-in-law Denise’s residence in Ballure Lane, Ballyshannon, on Friday from 3pm, with remains going to St Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon on Saturday for 11am funeral mass, with burial afterward in St Mary’s Cemetery, Cashelard. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo, C/o of John McGee Funeral Director or any family member.  Family home private please.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.