Obituaries, Friday, February 8th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Tony Wilkinson
, Ramelton


Tom Steward, Glenfarne and Belcoo

Teresa Keogh, London, England and Newtownward, Grange


Bridie McHugh, Bruckless


Carmel Maloney, Ardara


Malachy Sweeney, Sligo


Gerry Dunne, Aclare


Peggy Clancy, Frosses



Tony Wilkinson, ‘Corcadorcha’, Tiroddy, Ramelton, Co. Donegal. Cremation in Lakeland’s Crematorium, Cavan at 3pm today. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to Heart Services, c/o any family members or Gibson Funeral Directors, Convey.



Tom Steward, 11 McNean Crescent, Glenfarne, Co Leitrim, and formerly of Mullnavarogh, Belcoo, Co Fermanagh. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo.   Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton, from 4pm today, with removal at 7pm to arrive at St Patrick’s Church, Holywell, Belcoo, for 8pm. Funeral mass on Saturday at 11am with interment immediately afterward in the adjoining cemetery.



Teresa Keogh (nee Mitchell), Paddock Road, London, England and formerly Newtownward, Grange, Co Sligo.   Owing to flight cancellation,  remains will now arrive at Church of Mary Immaculate, Grange on Saturday for Requiem Mass at 4:15pm with burial afterwards in Ahamlish cemetery.



Bridie McHugh, Carntullagh, Bruckless and formerly of Derries, Glenties.  Remains reposing today at the home of her daughter Marguerite and son in law Donal McLoone, Glenties from 12 noon to 10pm.  Removal on Saturday morning at 10 am going to the Church of St. Joseph and St. Conal, Bruckless for funeral Mass at 11 am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Rosary tonight at 10 pm. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Killybegs Community Hospital Patients Comfort Fund, care of any family member or John B O’Donnell Funeral Director.



Carmel Maloney, (nee Brady), Loughros Point, Ardara and formerly Maugherow, Co Sligo. Peacefully at her residence. Funeral from her residence on Saturday afternoon at 12.15pm to the Church of the Holy Family, Ardara for 1pm Requiem Mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. Family time from 11pm to 11am.


Malachy Sweeney, Crozon Downs, Sligo and formerly of Dungannon, Co.Tyrone. Peacefully at The Hazelwood Unit, St. John’s Hospital Sligo.  Reposing at Foley & Mc Gowan’s Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Thursday, 14th February from 5:30pm until 7:30pm. Funeral will arrive to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo on Friday 15th February for Requiem Mass at 11am with funeral proceeding to The Holy Trinity Cemetery, Ballisodare, Co.Sligo.House is strictly private please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to St. John’s Patient Comfort Fund c/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.  Enquiries to Foley & McGowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo on 071 91 62140.



Gerry Dunne Lislea, Aclare, Co.Sligo. Funeral arrangements will be announced later.



Peggy Clancy (nee Gallagher), Drumatumpher, Frosses, and formerly of Glengesh, Ardara, Co Donegal. Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. Reposing at her home this Friday evening from 6pm to 10pm and on Saturday from 12 noon to 10pm. Removal on Sunday morning for 10am funeral Mass in the Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Frosses, with private cremation afterwards. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to the Donegal Hospice, c/o any family member or John McGowan Funeral Directors.  House private on Sunday morning please. A one-way system will operate at the wake house, entry on the Frosses/Glenties Rd and exit on the Donegal/ Killybeggs Road. Parking available at Coughlan Avenue.





Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.