Obituaries, Sunday, January 20th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Gabriel McCormack, Pettigo


Padraig McGowan, Rathscanlon


Sean Dixon, Lancashire, England


Mary Philomena Wynne, Ballinaglera


Elizabeth McDermot, Ballyshannon,


Maureen Connolly, Tonaphubble


Peter Mcloone, Letterbarrow


Thomas Monaghan, Pettigo



Gabriel McCormack, Bircog, Lough Derg Road, Pettigo, Co. Donegal. Removal this afternoon at 12pm to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, Lettercran for Requiem Mass at 12.30 pm. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Family time please this morning.



Padraig McGowan, ‘St Martins ‘, Rathscanlon, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo. Remains reposing in the Morahan Funeral Home, Tubbercurry this 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.


Sean Dixon, known as Seany, Preston, Lancashire, England. Son of Andy and Kitty (nee Devitt) and brother to Andrew and Angi. A funeral service will be held in Preston. Funeral Mass and burial will take place in Drumkeerin, Co Leitrim, at a date to be announced. Enquiries to Seamus Gallagher Funeral Director on 087 244 8642.



Mary Philomena Wynne, Cornamuckla North, Ballinaglera, Dowra Co Leitrim. At Aras Bride, Drumkeeran. Remains will be reposing at Aras Bride, Drumkeeran today from 4pm to 6pm followed by removal of remains to St Hugh’s Church Ballinaglera arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Monday at 12 noon followed by burial in Fahy Cemetery.



Elizabeth McDermot, (née Keown) known as Ailish, Railway Road, Station Road, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal and formerly of Killybig, Garrison, Co. Fermanagh. Peacefully, at the Sheil Hospital, Ballyshannon, in her 96th year. Sister of Patricia O Reilly, Station Road, Ballyshannon. Reposing at the Shiel Hospital Mortuary today from 2pm to 5pm. Removal from the Shiel Hospital on Monday at 10.30am to arrive at St. Josephs Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am with interment in St. Clare’s Cemetry, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim at approximately 1pm. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to the Shiel Hospital Patients Comfort Fund c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors or any family member.


Maureen Connolly, nee Henry, Tonaphubble, Sligo and formerly of Ballytivnan, Sligo. Peacefully at her residence. Reposing at her residence, Tonaphubble, this evening from 4pm until 8pm. Funeral will arrive to St.Anne’s Church, Sligo on Monday at 11am for Requiem Mass with burial afterwards in Sligo cemetery. House private outside of reposing times please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to The North West Hospice c/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.



Peter Mcloone, formerly of Drimarone, Letterbarrow, Donegal PO. In his 100th year. Funeral Mass this afternoon at 3pm in the Church of the Holy Redeemer Drimarone, with interment afterwards in the local cemetery. All enquiries to John McGowan funeral directors on 087 270 66 99.



Thomas Monaghan, Lettercran, Pettigo, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at North West Hospice, Sligo. Removal from his residence on Monday morning at 10.30am to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, Lettercran for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery. House strictly private at all times.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.