Obituaries, Sunday, April 14th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:







John Francis McHugh, England and Beltra


Mena Gallagher, Sligo


Margaret Farrell, London and Ballinfull


Packie Johnny Gallagher, Ardara


Charlie Cunnea, Glencolmcille


Anne McWilliams, Belleek


Terence Burke, Glencar


John Kane, Dublin and Mountcharles


Janet L’Estrange, Strandhill







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 April 16th at 11am in The Sacred Heart Church, Leicester, England. Cremation to follow.



Mena Gallagher, (nee Gorman), Garavouge Villas, Sligo. Reposing at her residence today until 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.



Margaret Monica (Mona) Farrell, (nee Gillan). Peacefully at home in London aged 93 following a short illness. Originally from Ardtrasna, Ballinfull, Co. Sligo. Requiem Mass in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hayes, Middlesex on Wednesday at 12.15pm proceeding after to Breakspear Crematorium, Ruislip. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers to Botwell Church soup run for the homeless.



Packie Johnny Gallagher, Meenakillew, Ardara. Peacefully At his residence. Remains reposing at his residence today. Funeral from there on Monday at 10.30am going to the Church of the Holy Family, Ardara, for requiem mass at 11am. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in desired to Palliative Care, c/o Derrick McCabe Funeral Directors, Ardara.



Charlie Cunnea, Doonalt, Glencolmcille, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Donegal Hospice. Removal on Monday morning to St Columba’s Church, Cashel, Glencolmcille for 11am Funeral Mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family Flowers only please, donations in lieu of Donegal Hospice c/o Michael Byrne, Funeral Director.



Anne McWilliams, 2 Rocorn, Corry, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh. Remains will repose in Ballycassidy House Funeral Home, 101 Killadeas Rd. Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh BT74 2ES today from 5pm to 6pm with removal on Monday at 9.30 am coming via Derrygonnelly and Farncassidy Cross to arrive in St. Patricks Church, Belleek for 11am Funeral Mass followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. House private please.



Terence Burke, Drummonds, Glencar, Co. Leitrim formerly “Millbrook”, Ballisodare and Kinnagrelly, Collooney, Co. Sligo. Peacefully (in his 99th year) at Arus Breffni Nursing Unit, Manorhamilton. Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton this evening until 7.30pm with removal to St. Osnats Church, Glencar to arrive at 8.30pm. Funeral Mass on Monday at 12noon. Burial afterwards in St Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. No flowers please, donations in lieu to Arus Breffni Patient Comfort Fund.



John Kane, 8 Coolmine Rd. Clonsilla, Dublin and formerly of Drimcoe, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. Reposing at his home this evening until 8pm. Funeral mass on Monday at 11.30am in St. Brigid’s Church, Blanchardstown, with burial afterwards in Clonsilla cemetery


Janet L’Estrange, Culleenamore, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. peacefully, at the Sligo University Hospital Funeral arrangements later. Enquiries to Foley and McGowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.