Obituaries, Friday, March 15th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:







Muriel Johnston, Belleek




Loretta McGlinchey, Donegal Town




Mary Finnegan, London and Rosses Point




Tess Lally, Rathcormac



Margaret McPadden, Drumkeerin




Phyllis Gilmartin, Collooney




Aggie Fallon, Geevagh






Muriel Johnston, Magheramenagh, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh. Funeral service in Belleek Parish Church at 2pm on Sunday, followed by burial in the adjoining churchyard. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to Church funds, and the South West Acute Hospital Cardiac Unit, care of George Irwin Funeral Directors, Donegal Town, or any family member.  House strictly private please.



Loretta McGlinchey, Golard, Donegal Town. At University Hospital, Galway. Remains reposing at McGloin’s Funeral Home, Cliffoney, today from 2 pm until 6pm, with removal to St Brigid’s Church, Ballintra, to arrive for 7 pm. Funeral mass on Saturday at 11am, with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to the Solas Cancer Support Group, Donegal Town. House private please



Mary Finnegan, London  and late of Creggconnel, Rosses Point, on February 25th, aged 92, sister of Billy Finnegan,  Rosses Point. Internment takes place in New Southgate Cemetery, London today. Mary will be remembered at 7 pm mass in St. Columba’s Church, Rosses Point, on Saturday March 23rd.



Tess Lally (nee Regan), Rathcormac, Sligo. Peacefully at North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 5.00pm today. Removal at 6.30pm to St. Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac, arriving at 7.00pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 11.00am on Saturday. Burial follows in Drumcliffe Cemetery. House private. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund, C/o Seán Feehily Funeral Services, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Margaret ‘Peg’ McPadden (nee Loughlin)  Main St, Drumkeerin, Co.Leitrim at St Patrick’s Hospital, Carrick on Shannon. Reposing at St. Patrick’s Hospital Chapel today from 5.00pm until 7.00pm, followed by removal to St.Brigid’s Church, Drumkeerin, arriving at 8.00pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 1.00pm. Burial to follow in Kilbride Cemetery. Family Flowers only, donations in lieu to St. Patrick’s Hospital Patients Comfort Fund.


Phyllis Gilmartin (nee Connolly), Knockbeg, Collooney, Co. Sligo. Wife of the late Dan Gilmartin. Peacefully at the Ballymote Community Nursing Unit.  Remains reposing at the residence of her daughter Mary and son-in-law Colm Kearins, Knockbeg, Collooney, Co. Sligo tomorrow Saturday from 3pm to 8pm.  Funeral Mass on Sunday at 11:00 am in the Church of The Assumption, Collooney, followed by burial in St. Nathy’s 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.  House private to Family on morning of funeral please.




Aggie Fallon, née Meehan, Carrowcastle, Geevagh, Co Sligo. Peacefully at her home. Wife of the late James and mother of the late Pat and Jimmy. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon on Saturday afternoon from 3.30pm until 6.45pm. Removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh, arriving 7.15pm. Mass of Christian Burial on Sunday afternoon at 1.30pm. Interment afterwards in Corrig Cemetery.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.