Obituaries, Saturday, February 9th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




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


Joan Stallion, Sligo


Gráinne Gallagher, Kilcar



Tom Steward, 11 McNean Crescent, Glenfarne, Co. Leitrim, and formerly of Mullnavarogh, Belcoo, Co Fermanagh. Funeral mass at 11am this morning in Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton 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 cancelation remains will now arrive at Church of Mary Immaculate, Grange today for Requiem Mass at 4.15pm with burial afterwards in Ahamlish cemetery.


Bridie McHugh, Carntullagh, Bruckless and formerly of Derries, Glenties. Removal from the home of her daughter Marguerite and son in law Donal McLoone, Glenties this morning at 10am going to the Church of St. Joseph and St. Conal, Bruckless for funeral Mass at 11 am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. 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 this 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, from 5.30pm until 7.30pm. Funeral will arrive to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo on Friday 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.


Gerry Dunne, ‘Cairns Lodge ‘, Lislea, Aclare, Co. Sligo. Remains reposing in the Brennan Funeral home, Kilmactigue on Tuesday evening from 5pm with removal at 7.30pm to arrive in The Church of the Holy Rosary, Kilmactigue at 8pm. Requiem mass on Wednesday at 11am with the funeral afterwards to Kilmactigue cemetery.


Peggy Clancy (nee Gallagher), Drumatumpher, Frosses, and formerly of Glengesh, Ardara Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. Reposing at her home today 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 of 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 Rd. Parking available at Coughlan Avenue.


Joan Stallion, Highfield Road, Sligo and formerly of East Finchley, London. Peacefully at the Northwest Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at her residence today from 5pm until 8pm. Private cremation will follow. Enquiries to Foley & McGowan Funeral Directors, Sligo on 071 9162140


Gráinne Gallagher, Cashlings, Kilcar Co. Donegal.  Further funeral arrangements to be announced later.



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