Obituaries, Tuesday, February 12th, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Malachy Sweeney, Sligo


Gerry Dunne, Aclare


Gráinne Gallagher, Kilcar


Philomena Dorrian, Ballyshannon


Anne Graglia, Killybegs


Felix Granaghan, Bundoran


Aaron Heraty, Ballyshannon


Kevin O’Connor, Sligo



Malachy Sweeney, Crozon Downs, Sligo and formerly of Dungannon, Co. Tyrone. Peacefully at The Hazelwood Unit, St. John’s Hospital Sligo. Reposing at Foley & McGowan’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 this 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.


Gráinne Gallagher, Cashlings, Kilcar Co. Donegal. Removal this morning at 10.30am for funeral Mass in St. Cartha’s Church, Kilcar, for 11am. Interment afterwards in Kilcar Cemetery.


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


Anne Graglia, nee Flanagan known as Onzey, The Moorings, Church Road, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Killybegs Community Hospital. Funeral Mass this morning at 11am in St Mary’s Church, Killybegs, 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. Reposing at his late residence today from 10am to 10pm. Removal on Wednesday morning at 10:30am to arrive at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Bundoran for 11am funeral Mass. Interment afterwards in St. Ninnidh Cemetery, Bundoran. Family time on the morning of the funeral please. Family flowers only donations if so desired to the North West Hospice and the Heart foundation c/o John Mulreany Funeral services Bundoran or any family member.


Aaron Heraty, Rampark Lane, Finner, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Tragically. Reposing at his late residence with remains going to St Joseph’s Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon, on Thursday for 11am funeral mass, with burial afterward in the adjoining cemetery. House private please. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to STOP, C/o John or Darren McGee Funeral Directors or any family member.


Kevin O’Connor, Market Yard, Sligo and formerly Buenos Aires Drive, Sligo. Unexpectedly at his home . Funeral arrangements later, enquires to Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo on 071 91 71117




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.