Obituaries, Sunday, February 10th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:






Malachy Sweeney, Sligo


Gerry Dunne, Aclare


Joan Stallion, Sligo


Gráinne Gallagher, Kilcar


Philomena Dorrian, Ballyshannon


John Mc Gee, Pettigo


Margaret O’ Keeffe, Boyle


Anne Graglia, Killybegs


Felix Granaghan, Bundoran




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.


Joan Stallion, Highfield Road, Sligo and formerly of East Finchley, London. Peacefully at the Northwest Hospice, Sligo. Private cremation will take place on Monday. Enquiries to Foley & McGowan Funeral Directors, Sligo on 071 9162140


Gráinne Gallagher, Cashlings, Kilcar Co. Donegal. Remains reposing at her home today.  Removal on Tuesday at 10.30am for funeral mass in St. Cartha’s Church, Kilcar, for 11am. Interment afterwards in Kilcar Cemetery. Family time from 11pm to 11am both nights.



Philomena Dorrian, Saimer Drive, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at the Sheil Hospital, Ballyshannon. Reposing at John McGee and Sons Funeral Home, Belleek Road, Ballyshannon, on Tuesday evening from 5pm until 9pm with remains going to St. jospehs Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon on Wednesday morning for 11am Funeral Mass, with burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cashelard, Ballyshannon. House private please.



John Mc Gee, Ardnaglass, Pettigo. Remains reposing at the home of his sister Isobel Curran, Drumherriff, Pettigo. Removal of remains this evening to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Pettigo at 8.30pm. Funeral Mass on Monday at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.



Margaret O’ Keeffe, Boyle, Co. Roscommon and formerly of Artane, Dublin. Peacefully at Abbeyhaven Nursing Home, Boyle. Sister of Mary Ballantyne and sister-in-law Pat Ballantyne, Ballinafad, Boyle, Co. Sligo. Reposing at Abbeyhaven Nursing Home, Boyle this evening from 4.30pm until 6.30pm followed by Removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballinafad, arriving for Mass of Christian Burial at 7pm. Private burial will take place on Monday in Dublin.



Anne Graglia, nee Flanagan known as Onzey, The Moorings, Church Road, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Killybegs Community Hospital. Removal to St.Mary’s Church Killybegs on Monday evening for 7pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 11am with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family Flowers only please. House private.


Felix Granaghan, 16 St. Colm’s Terrace, East End, Bundoran, Co. Donegal. At the North West Hospice, Sligo. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Enquiries to John Mulreany Funeral services Bundoran on 0719841547



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