Obituaries, Thursday July 11th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Martin Coulter, Donegal Town


Eithnea Clancy, Sligo


Mary Lambert, Elphin


Kathleen Mc Crann, London and Ballintogher


Anthony Coyle, Garrison,


Gerry Gilbride, England and  Drumkeerin


Michael Gorrell, Coventry & Mountcharles


Frank Mc Partlan, Glenfarne


Elizabeth Doohan, Ballinascarrow



Martin (Marty) Coulter, Donegal Town. Suddenly in England. Remains cremated in Hendon, London, England. Ashes in his brother Kevin’s house in Ballydevitt, Donegal Town, with wake until 10 pm tonight 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 this 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.




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.





Kathleen McCrann, London and late of Crossboy, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo. Reposing at the residence of her sister Mary McGoldrick, Crossboy, Ballintogher today until 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 this evening 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 other times.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu to palliative care, C/o Peter Carty Funeral Director, Garrison, or any family member..



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



Michael Gorrell, Coventry, England. Suddenly. Brother of Liz Kane, Drimcoe, Mountcharles. Remains will be reposing at Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Mountcharles on Friday evening from 6pm until 8.30pm. Removal from there on Saturday morning to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles, for 11am Funeral mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.

Frank Mc Partlan, better known as Eddie,  Moneenlum , Glenfarne , Co. Leitrim, and ex-St Columba’s Staff, Sligo. Peacefully at Aras Breffni Nursing Unit, Manorhamilton. Remains reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton on Friday evening from 5pm to 7.15pm, with removal to St Michael’s Church, Glenfarne, to arrive at 8pm . Funeral mass on Saturday at 11am, with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers to Aras Breffni  Patient Comfort Fund, Manorhamilton.  House private please




Elizabeth (Betty) Doohan (nee O’Dowd), Ballinascarrow, Ballymote Co. Sligo. Former member of staff at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the residence of her sister Margaret and Seamus Doddy, Cloonkeavy, Ballymote, this evening, Thursday, until 10pm and on Friday from 12 noon to 6pm. Family time thereafter prior to removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, to arrive at 7.30pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Saturday at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to the Irish Cancer Society and the North West Hospice Sligo.






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.