Obituaries, Thursday, June 27th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Nora Mullin, Donegal Town


Shane Banks, Ballisadare


Mary Dympna McGrath, Ballymote


Rebecca Kee, Cloghan


John Caheny, Collooney



Nora Mullin (née Doherty), Castle Street, Donegal Town, peacefully at home. Remains reposing at her late residence at Castle Street today until 10pm. Rosary at 9pm.  Removal on Friday at 12.30pm to St Patrick’s Church Donegal Town for Funeral mass at 1pm with burial immediately afterwards in The Old Abbey cemetery.  Family flowers only donations in lieu if so desired to Donegal Community Hospital Patient Comfort Fund.


Shane Banks, “Eagle Lodge” Carrowkeel, Ballisadare, Co. Sligo.  Suddenly at Galway University Hospital.  Reposing at his residence today until 8pm. Funeral will arrive to St. John`s Church, Carraroe, Co. Sligo, on Friday morning for 11am Requiem Mass followed by cremation in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan, Co. Cavan.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to Rosses Point Royal National Lifeboat Institution (R.N.L.I.) c/o Foley & McGowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.


Mary Dympna McGrath (née Douris) Cloonamonagh, Ballymote, Co. Sligo, peacefully at the North West Hospice Sligo. Remains will repose at the Perry Funeral Home Ballymote F56 TK20 this evening from 5pm to 6.30pm followed by removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception Ballymote to arrive at 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Friday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery Ballymote. House strictly private please, family flowers only please, donations if so desired to the North West Hospice Sligo.


Rebecca Kee, Altnapaste, Cloghan. At Letterkenny University Hospital. Her remains will repose at her son William and Daughter in law Janette’s home. Funeral leaving there on Friday at 1.30pm for 2pm Service in St. Johns Parish Church, Killteebogue. Burial afterwards in the family plot in Stranorlar Church of Ireland, graveyard. Family flowers only, donations if desired to the Alzheimers Unit Woodville Ward St. Josephs Hospital, c/o any family member or Terrence McClintock Funeral Director. Family time on the morning of the funeral please.


John Caheny, 1 Ashbrook, Collooney, Co. Sligo and formerly of Mail Coach Road, Sligo, peacefully at The North West Hospice, Sligo.  Reposing at his residence in Collooney on Friday from 1pm to 8pm.  Funeral will arrive to Cannis Major Church, Clayton Hotel grounds, Clarion Road, Sligo on Saturday for celebration of his life at 12:00 noon followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery.  Family flowers only. Donations if desired to The North West Hospice, care of The Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo.

A months mind mass will be held for Charles Quinn, Meenacally, Donegal Town and Killymard, on Friday at 7pm in St. Mary’s Church, Killymard.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.