Obituaries, Monday, January 21st, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Padraig McGowan, Tubbercurry


Sean Dixon, Lancashire, England


Matilda Phillips, Sligo


Fr. Dan Sheridan, Killeshandra


Pauric Kerrigan, Bundoran


May Kennedy, Glenties


Sheila Rushe, Ballisodare,


Mary Fitzgerald, Bundoran


Rosaleen Kane, Pettigo





Padraig McGowan, ‘St Martins ‘, Rathscanlon, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo. Requiem Mass today at 1.30pm in St John Evangelist Church, Tubbercurry, 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.



Matilda (Tillie) Phillips, (nee Scott), St. Edwards Tce, Sligo. Peacefully at Mowlam Nursing Home. Reposing at Foley & Mc Gowan’s funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 5.30pm to 7pm. Funeral will arrive to The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo on Tuesday for Requiem Mass at 11.30am with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. House private please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to  Mowlam Nursing Home Patient Comfort Fund C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.



Fr. Dan Sheridan, P.P Killeshandra. Peacefully at College View Nursing Home, Cavan. Reposing in St. Brigid’s Church, Killeshandra today from 4 to 8pm and on Tuesday from 12 to 7pm. Funeral Mass at 12 noon in St. Brigid’s Church on Wednesday followed by burial in Glangevlin. Family flowers only, donations if desired to Palliative Care, Cavan.



Pauric Kerrigan, No. 18 Gaelic Park, Bundoran and formerly Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Suddenly. Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning at 11am in St. Patricks Church, Ballyshannon with remains going to Lakelands Crematorium, Dublin Road, Cavan for cremation. House private to family only.


May (Mary) Kennedy Nee Waugh , Kilraine Glenties and formerly of Frosses, Co. Donegal. Her remains will repose at her late residence in Kilraine, Glenties. Removal from there on Tuesday morning at 11.30am to St. Connells Church, Glenties for requiem mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Kilraine Graveyard.



Sheila Rushe, Knoxparks, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo, at the North West Hospice. Remains reposing at her residence on Tuesday afternoon from 3pm until 8pm. Funeral will arrive to Saint Brigid’s Church Corhownagh, Ballisodare on Wednesday for 12 noon Funeral Mass followed by burial in Saint Nathys Cemetery Collooney. Family Flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice  C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors , Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.



Mary Bridget Fitzgerald, 21 St Colm’s Terrace, East End, Bundoran, Co. Donegal. At the Sheil Hospital, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Reposing at her late residence today from 5pm to 10pm and on Tuesday from 10am to 10pm. House private at all other times. Removal at 10.30am on Wednesday morning to arrive at our Lady Star of the Sea Church Bundoran for 11am funeral Mass. Interment afterwards in St. Ninnidh Cemetery.


Rosaleen Kane, Inbhear na Mara Residential Unit, Bundoran and formerly Pettigo, Co. Donegal. Reposing at Inbhear na Mara, Bundoran on Tuesday from 2pm to 9pm. Removal on Wednesday morning at 10am to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Pettigo for requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Family time please on the morning of funeral.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.