Obituaries, Sunday August 11th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Maureen Hayes, Glencolumbkille


Martin Gallagher, Donegal Town


Francis Mc Gowan, Rossinver


Margaret McCann, Belcoo


Dessie Egan, Pettigo




Maureen Hayes, (Nee Columb), Glencolumbkille, Co. Donegal and formerly of Lough Gowna, Co Cavan. Remains reposing at her residence today until 10pm. Funeral Mass at 12 noon on Monday in St Columba’s Church, Glencolumbkille, followed by burial in adjoining cemetery.  House strictly private at all other times.



Martin Gallagher, Altiloo ,Barnesmore, Donegal Town. At the Donegal Community Hospital. Remains reposing in the Hospital Chapel this evening until 6pm with removal to St Mary’s Church, Killymard, arriving at approximately 6.15pm. Funeral mass on Monday at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Patient comfort fund at Donegal Community Hospital of c/o any family member.



Francis Mc Gowan, Shasgar, Rossinver, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Remains reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton on Monday evening from 5pm to 6.15pm, with removal to St. Aidan’s Church, Ballaghameehan, to arrive at 7pm. Funeral mass on Tuesday at 11am with burial afterwards in Rossinver cemetery.



Margaret McCann, (nee Heaney) 11 Back Lane, Belcoo. At the South West Acute Hospital Enniskillen. Reposing at her residence today until 10pm and on Monday from 12 noon until 10pm. Remains leaving her residence on Tuesday at 10.15am to St Patricks Church, Holywell, Belcoo for 11am Funeral Mass, interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private on Tuesday morning please, family flowers only. Donations in lieu if so desired to the COPD team in the South West Acute Hospital, c/o JP Conway Funeral Directors, 22 Lattone Road Belcoo, BT935AS. Please make cheques payable to JP Conway Funeral Directors.



Dessie Egan, Main St., Pettigo, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at his residence. Funeral arrangements will be announced later.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.