Obituaries, Wednesday July 10th, 5pm  

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Martin Coulter, Donegal Town


Eithnea Clancy, Sligo


Patsy McGowan, Kilbegs


Mary Lambert, Elphin


Tom Hunt, Ballisodare


Kathleen Mc Crann, London and Ballintogher


Anthony Coyle, Garrison,


Phyllis McGee, Pettigo and Ballyshannon


Gerry Gilbride, England and  Drumkeerin





Martin (Marty) Coulter, Donegal Town. Suddenly in England. Remains cremated in Hendon, London, England. Ashes coming home to his brother Kevin’s house in Ballydevitt, Donegal Town on Thursday at 12 noon. Wake from 12 noon until 10 pm on Thursday and Friday in Kevin’s house.



Ethnea Clancy, (née Gethins),15 Joe McDonnell Drive, Sligo. Suddenly at her residence.  Reposing at the Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Thursday evening from 5.30pm to 7pm arriving at St. Anne’s Church, Sligo at 7.30pm. Requiem mass on Friday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to Croí, care of The Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo.



Patsy McGowan, Donegal Road, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. Remains reposing at his residence with removal on Thursday morning at 10:30am to St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs for 11am Funeral mass. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Killybegs Community Hospital, c/o any family member or McBrearty Funeral Directors. Family time from 11pm to 11am both nights.



Mary (Baby) Lambert (nee Gorman), Castle Street, Elphin, Co Roscommon. Wife of the late Peter. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at Brady’s Funeral Home on Friday evening from 5.30 pm followed by removal at 7 pm to St. Patrick’s Church, Elphin. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 12noon. Burial afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to North West Hospice or Elphin Day Care Centre.




Tom Hunt, suddenly at his residence, 8 Salmon Court, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Reposing at his son Ronan’s residence at Ballydrehid, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo, today until 9pm. (Follow traffic diversions). Funeral will arrive to  The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo on Thursday morning for Requiem Mass at 11:30am, with burial afterwards 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.




Kathleen McCrann, London and late of Crossboy, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo. Reposing at the residence of her sister Mary McGoldrick, Crossboy, Ballintogher on Thursday from 12 noon to 8pm. Removal on Friday to St. Therese’s Church, Ballintogher for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Killery cemetery. House private on morning of funeral please.



Anthony Coyle, 1 Gorminish Park, Garrison Co. Fermanagh. Peacefully at the South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen. Remains will repose at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton on Thursday from 6pm to 7.30pm and also at the family home from 8.30pm to 10pm.  Funeral Mass on Friday in St. Michael’s Church, Glenfarne at 11am followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. House private at all times.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu to palliative care, C/o Peter Carty Funeral Director, Garrison, or any family member.



Phyllis McGee, Belault, Pettigo and The Sheil Residential Unit, Ballyshannon. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Remains will be reposing at the residence of her cousin, Brian Flanagan, Carrenbeg, 2 Toura Road, Roscor, Belleek, until 11pm today, to facilitate her friends and neighbours. House private at all other times please. Removal on Thursday morning at 10.15am, via Tullyvogey, to St. Mary’s Church, Pettigo for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery.



Gerry Gilbride, England and formerly of Glassdrummond, Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim. In England. Removal to St. Brigid’s Church, Drumkeerin on Thursday, arriving at 9.30pm. Funeral Mass on Friday at 11am, followed by burial in Aughalaughey cemetery.







A Months Mind mass for the late Liam Maher, Thornhill, Sligo will be offered in The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo on Saturday, at 10.30am.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.