Obituaries, Thursday, May 16th   10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:






George Eakins, Knocknahur


John Hanna, Donegal Town



Robert William Cassidy, Bruckless


Kathleen Gallagher, Collooney


Ronnie Melly, Sligo


Stuart Kirkpatrick, Ballintra


Kevin Bradshaw, Derry, formerly of Bundoran,



George Eakins, Knocknahur, Co. Sligo. Funeral service in Sligo Presbyterian Church, Charles Street, Sligo today at 2pm. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House private please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if desired, to North West Hospice Fund c/o Sean Feehily at Sean Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


John Hanna, (of Hanna Hats) Drumrooske, Donegal Town. Peacefully at the Beacon Hospital, Dublin. Remains reposing at his late residence today from 1pm until 10pm. Removal from there on Friday morning to St. Mary’s Church, Killymard for 11am funeral mass, with burial afterwards in Clar Cemetery.  Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if so desired to the Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Research Clinic, Dublin, C/o of Gallaghers Funeral Directors, Mountcharles, or any family member. House private on the morning of the funeral please

Robert William Cassidy, Corkermore, Bruckless. Funeral Service in St. Peter’s Church, Killaghtee today at 1 pm with committal afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Killybegs Community Hospital Patients’ Comfort Fund, care of any family member or John B. O’Donnell Funeral Director.

Kathleen (Kay) Gallagher, Kieran Avenue, Collooney, Co. Sligo. At the North West Hospice Sligo.  Remains reposing in the Church of the Assumption, Collooney this evening from 6pm until 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Friday morning at 11am, followed by burial in Saint Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney.



Ronnie Melly,, Thornhill, Sligo and formerly St. John’s Tce, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his home from 4pm to 8pm today. Removal from his home on Friday to Saint Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 11am. Burial to follow in Saint Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the dialysis unit, Sligo University Hospital, Stoma Group, C/o Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo. House private to family Friday morning please.




Stuart Kirkpatrick, Glasbolie, Ballintra,, Co Donegal. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Funeral Service in Ballintra Methodist Church on Friday at 2pm with burial afterwards in St. John’s Graveyard, Rossnowlagh. House strictly private please. All enquiries to Jackie Carron Funeral Director on 087 9734000



Kevin Bradshaw, 102 Moyola Drive, Shantallow, Derry, and formerly of St. Colm’s Terrace, East End, Bundoran, Co Donegal.  Reposing at his late residence in Derry with removal on Saturday morning at 9.30am to arrive at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Steelstown, Derry for Mass of the Resurrection at 10am. Burial afterwards in City Cemetery, Derry. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to The Friends of Altnagelvin Hospital, care of Conlan & Breslin on 086 249 2036.








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