Obituaries, Friday, May 24th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:







Mary Boyle, Ardara




Jim Elvin, Donegal Town



John Charles O’Connell, Skreen




Damien Leydon, Frenchpark



Cyprian Gallagher, Donegal Town



Mary Booth, Culfadda




Mary Boyle, Tullycleave, Ardara, Co Donegal. Funeral mass in The Church Of The Holy Family, Ardara this morning at 11am, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.





Jim Elvin, Greer House, Clar, Donegal Town, Co Donegal. Funeral Service in Donegal Parish Church at 2pm Sunday followed by burial in the Glebe Cemetery.  Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu if so desired to Donegal Community Hospital Patient’s Comfort Fund, care of George Irwin Funeral Directors, or any family member.  House private please.





John Charles (Charley) O’Connell, late of Toberpatrick, Skreen, Co. Sligo; Killavil Ballymote Co. Sligo; Glasnevin, Dublin; and recently Templemore, Co Tipperary (ex-Royal Liver Assurance). Peacefully after a long illness at Midlands Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. Husband of Una (nee McCarrick, Coolaney, Co. Sligo). Reposing at his residence in Killavil Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Removal to St. Adamnan’s Church, Skreen this morning for funeral Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Skreen. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to the SMA African Missions, in Cork, or the Hospice.



Damien Leydon, Portahard, Frenchpark, Co. Roscommon and formerly of St. Brigid’s Place, Sligo. Peacefully in University Hospital, Sligo.  Remains reposing in The Sharkey Funeral Home, Frenchpark this evening from 5pm until 8pm, with the funeral on Saturday to arrive in Frenchpark Church for Requiem Mass at 1pm, with the funeral afterwards to Tibohine New Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to C.O.P.D., c / o John Brennan Funeral Director, Cloonacool.






Cyprian Gallagher. Peacefully in Letterkenny University Hospital. Remains reposing at the home of his daughter Alice, 336 O’Maolochonaire Ave, Donegal Town. Wake from 12 noon until 10pm today. Removal on Saturday morning at 9:30am for 10am Mass in St Mary’s Church, Killymard, with burial immediately afterwards in adjoining cemetery. House private on the morning of funeral please.




Mary Booth, Cloonshanbally, Culfadda, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully after a short illness at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Perry’s Funeral Home Ballymote this evening from 5pm until 7pm. Removal to The Queen Of  The Most Holy Rosary Church,  Culfadda on Saturday for Mass Of The Resurrection at 12pm. Burial afterwards in Knockbrack Cemetery. House private please




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.