Obituaries, Sunday, March 31st, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths: 



Moira Downey, Monkstown and Dromahair

Dave Broder, Sligo

Felix Gaffney, Newtownforbes,

Francis Ferguson, Derrygonnelly

Maureen Browne, Killygordon

Francis Brogan, Donegal Town








Moira Downey, Monkstown, Co. Dublin. Peacefully at home in Fermoy, Co. Cork. Requiem Mass on Monday at 12 noon in St. Patrick’s Church, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim with burial afterwards at Creevelea Abbey. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Marymount Hospice Home Care.



Michael O’Regan, Spa Brae, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim and late of Tower Street, Cork City. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Remains reposing at his late residence today from 1pm. Removal on Monday morning at 11.45am, arriving at St. Aidan’s Church, Kinlough for Requiem mass at 12 noon.  Funeral to the Rock Cemetery Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.

Dave Broder, Circular Road, Sligo. Peacefully at Summerville Nursing Home, Strandhill.

Remains will repose at The Foley & McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 5.30pm with removal at 7pm to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo, arriving 7.30 pm.  Requiem Mass on Monday morning at 11am with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to St. Vincent De Paul, C/o The Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home.



Felix Gaffney, Newtownforbes, Co. Longford and late of Calry, Co. Sligo. Remains reposing in his home in Newtownforbes this evening from 5pm until 8pm and on Monday evening from 5pm, with removal at 6.45pm to arrive in St. Marys Church, Newtownforbes at 7pm. Requiem mass on Tuesday at 11am with burial afterwards in Cloonacool Cemetery.



Francis Ferguson, 451 lough Shore Road, Tully, Derrygonnelly, Co. Fermanagh BT93 6HF. Peacefully at the Palliative Care Unit, Omagh Hospital. Reposing at his late residence from 2pm to 10pm today and on Monday from 12 noon until 10pm. Removal to St. Patricks Church, Derrygonnoly on Tuesday for funeral mass at 11am, burial in the adjoining cemetery. House private on Tuesday morning please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the Palliative Care Unit, Omagh Hospital c/o Damien McGovern Funeral Directors, Derrygonnelly.



Maureen Browne, Crossroads, Killygordon, Co. Donegal. Remains reposing at her home from 12 noon today. Funeral leaving her home on Tuesday at 10.30am for Requiem Mass at 11am in St. Patrick’s Church, Crossroads, Killygordon, with interment afterwards in the adjoining Churchyard. Donations in lieu of flowers, if so desired, to the patients comfort fund, St. Joseph’s Community Hospital, Stranorlar or the Alzheimer Association of Ireland, care of any family member. Family time please from 11pm to 11am and on the morning of the funeral.



Francis (Francie) Brogan, Drumbar, Donegal Town. Remains reposing at the family home today from 2pm until 10pm and on Monday from 2pm until 10pm. Removal on Tuesday morning at 10.30am to St. Patricks Church, Donegal Town, for 11am funeral mass with burial immediately afterwards in St. Agatha’s graveyard, Clar. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to the Oncology Ward, Donegal Community Hospital, care of any family member. House private on Tuesday morning please.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.