Obituaries, Thursday, April 11th, 8am  

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Carmel Clooney, Sligo


Mary King, Garrison

Rita Lavin, Ballyfarnon

Michael McCrudden, Donegal Town


Eamonn Kennedy, Ardara

Mary Haughey, Kilcar

Mary (Cissie) O’Malley, Dunkineely

Carmel Clooney, (nee Nairn), Molloway Place, Sligo and formerly of Connaughton Road, Sligo. Peacefully at home. Reposing at The Foley & McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 5:30pm with removal at 7:00pm to The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo arriving at 7:30pm. Requiem Mass will take place on Friday morning at 11:30am with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery afterwards. House private please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to The Jack & Jill Children`s Foundation c/o Foley & McGowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo


Mary King, 6 Rusheen Heights, Garrison, Co. Fermanagh. Remains will arrive in Mary Queen of Peace Church, Garrison this morning for 11am Funeral Mass, followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only; donations in lieu if desired to Alzheimers Research UK, c/o any family member or Peter Carty, Funeral Director, Garrison.

Rita Lavin (née Brennan), Creevagh (Cre Va), Ballyfarnon, Sligo. Peacefully at her home, in her 102nd year. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Brigid’s Church, Highwood today at 12 noon.  Interment afterwards in Kilmactranny Cemetery. House private please.

Michael McCrudden, London and Carnbeigh, (Carn Bye) Donegal Town.  In Budapest following a tragic accident. Remains reposing at the home of his brother James, in Carnbeigh,(carn By) today from 2pm until 10 pm and on Friday from 2pm until 10 pm.  Removal on Saturday at 9.30am for 10am funeral mass in St Agatha’s Church, Clar with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.  Family flowers only please donations in lieu if so desired to the Kevin Bell Trust, c/o any family member. House strictly private on Saturday morning please. 

Eamonn Kennedy, Cashel, Ardara, Co Donegal. Remains reposing at his brother Charlie Kennedy’s residence at Cashel, Ardara. Funeral from there on Friday morning at 10:30am, going to the Church of the Holy Family, Ardara, for Requiem Mass at 11am. Interment afterward in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please.

Mary Haughey, Roxbrough, Kilcar, Co Donegal. Remains reposing at her home. Removal from her home on Friday at 11.30am for funeral mass in St Cartha’s Church, Kilcar at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in Kilcar Cemetery.   Family time from 11pm to 11am both nights.

Mary (Cissie) O’Malley, Brenter, Dunkineely, peacefully at the Harbour Lights Nursing Home Bruckless. Remains reposing today at her home from 5pm to 11pm and on Friday from 11 am to 11 pm.  Funeral mass on Saturday at 11 o’clock in  St. Naul’s Church, Ardaghey followed by burial in Bruckless Cemetery.  Rosary on both nights at 10 pm.  Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu if desired to the Patients Comfort Fund Donegal Community Hospital care of any family member.   A one way system will be in operation for the duration of the wake.

A First Anniversary Mass will be celebrated for James (Jimmy) White ,Castlegrove, Ballymote and Drumcormack, Ballymote on Saturday April 13th at 8pm in The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, Co.Sligo.

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.