Obituaries, Friday, April 12th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:






Michael McCrudden, Donegal Town


Mary O’Malley
, Dunkineely


Eileen Fagan, Bailieboro and Florida


Brenda O Sullivan, Bundoran


Brid Creagh, Dublin and Monasteraden, Co. Sligo


John Francis McHugh, England and formerly of Beltra


Roìsin Chapman, Bundoran


Kathleen Curran, Glencolmcille


Philomena Gallagher, Sligo


Muriel Elliott, Ballintra




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,  today 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..



Mary (Cissie) O’Malley, Brenter, Dunkineely. Peacefully at the Harbour Lights Nursing Home, Bruckless. Remains reposing today until 11 pm.  Funeral mass on Saturday at 11 o’clock in  St. Naul’s Church, Ardaghey, followed by burial in Bruckless Cemetery.  Rosary 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.



Eileen Fagan, (nee Kelly), Bailieboro and Florida, (sister of Fr Oliver Kelly, Manorhamilton). Memorial mass on Saturday in St Clare’s Church, Manorhamilton, at 11am. Funeral in Florida at a later date.



Brenda O’Sullivan, at the residence of her sister, Mary, Naggin House, Creevy, Ballyshannon Co. Donegal  (F94W2T4), and formerly of Cliff Lodge, West End, Bundoran. Arriving at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Bundoran, on Saturday morning for 10am Funeral Mass. Cremation will take place afterwards  in Lakelands Crematorium, Dublin Road, Cavan. House private please. Donations in lieu of flowers to the North West Hospice, Sligo, C/o of John Mulreany, Funeral Director, Bundoran, or any family member.




Brid Creagh (née Casey), Dublin and Monasteraden Co. Sligo, and late of the Prison Service. Reposing at the Kirwan Funeral Home, Fairview Strand, this evening from 5pm until 7pm, with family in attendance, all are welcome. Removal on Saturday morning to St. Francis Xavier Church, Gardiner Street, for Requiem Mass at 11am, followed by funeral to the family church, St. Aidan’s, Monasteraden, Co. Sligo, for Requiem Prayers at 5pm. Burial immediately afterwards.



John Francis McHugh, Leicester, England and formerly of Altonelvick, Beltra, Co. Sligo on the 3rd of April. Brother of Nora McHugh, Altonelvick and Sister Stephanie F.M.D.M. Ballinasloe, Co. Galway. Requiem Mass on Tuesday 16th April at 11am in The Sacred Heart Church, Leicester, England. Cremation to follow.



Roìsin Chapman, (nee D’arcy), 12 St. Colm’s Terrace, East End, Bundoran, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing today at Breslin’s Funeral Home, West End, Bundoran from 4pm to 8pm. Removal from the Funeral Home on Saturday afternoon to arrive at the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran for Mass of the Resurrection at 2pm, burial afterwards in St. Ninnidhs Cemetery, Newtown, Bundoran. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to The North West Hospice, The Mall Sligo, care of donation box at Funeral Home or Church, or to Conlan and Breslin Funeral Directors. House private please.



Kathleen Curran, Malinbeg, Glencolmcille. Peacefully at Donegal Community Hospital. Removal this afternoon at 2pm from Donegal Community Hospital going to her son Denis’s residence, Malinbeg, Glencolmcille. Removal on Sunday morning to St Columba’s Church, Glencolmcille for 12pm Funeral Mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.



Philomena (Mena) Gallagher, (nee Gorman), Garavouge Villas, Sligo. Reposing at her residence on Sunday from 1pm to 7pm. Funeral will arrive to St. Anne`s Church, Sligo on Monday for requiem mass at 11am, followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery. House private on Monday morning please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to The North West Hospice, c/o Foley and McGowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.



Muriel Elliott, Aghadoey, Ballintra, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Donegal Community Hospital. Ex Magee Factory staff. Reposing in Ballintra Methodist Church Hall today from 6pm to 10pm, and on Saturday from 2pm to 10pm. Funeral Service in Ballintra Methodist Church Sunday at 2pm, followed by burial in Drumholm graveyard. House private please. Hall private on morning of the funeral.




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.