Obituaries, Monday August 19th, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




John O’Donnell, Rosses Point


Jim Mulrain, Ballybofey


Kathleen Jordan, London and Geevagh


Christopher Gallagher, Birmingham and Ballyshannon


Kenneth King, Glencolmcille


Mary McNulty, Aclare


Rose McKeown, Belcoo


Charles Daly, Ballyshannon




John O’Donnell, Fuschia Cottage, Rosses Point, Sligo. Funeral will arrive to  St. Colomba’s Church, Rosses Point, Sligo this morning for Requiem Mass at 10.30am, with burial afterwards in Rosses Point Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to RNLI Sligo Lifeboat Station, Rosses Point, care of The Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo.



Jim Mulrain, Meenavoy, Ballybofey, and formerly of Tamlaght, Pettigo. Remains leaving the home of his son and daughter-in -aw, Raymond and Sophia Mulrain, Liskeran, Ballybofey this morning at 10.20am for Requiem Mass at 11am in the Church of Mary Immaculate, Stranorlar, followed by interment in Drumboe Cemetery. Donations in lieu of flowers, if so desired, to the patients comfort fund at St. Joseph’s Community Hospital, Stranorlar, care of any family member. Family time this morning.



Kathleen Jordan, (née Mulvaney), Ruislip, London and formerly Carrownadargney, Geevagh, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Hillingdon Hospital. Predeceased by her parents Paul and Madeline and brothers Michéal and Kieran. Funeral will take place in London. Memorial Mass will be celebrated this evening at 7.30pm in St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh.



Christopher Gallagher, Birmingham, England and late of Askill, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Remains removing from John McGee and Sons Funeral Home, Belleek Road, Ballyshannon, on Wednesday, going to St. Joseph’s Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon for 11am funeral mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.



Kenneth King, Straid, Glencolmcille, formerly Dalkey, Co. Dublin. Funeral Mass at 12 noon today at St. Columba’s Church, followed by burial at St Columba’s Church of Ireland cemetery. House strictly private. Family flowers only please.  Donations, if desired to, Donegal Hospice, Letterkenny.



Mary McNulty, nee Maye, Lisheen, Aclare, Co. Sligo. Peacefully in her 96th year. Remains reposing in the Brennan Funeral Home, Kilmactigue this evening from 5pm with removal at 8pm to arrive in The Church of the Holy Rosary, Kilmactigue at 8.30pm. Requiem mass on Tuesday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Kilmactigue cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to St. John’s Ward at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin, c/o John Brennan Funeral Director.



Rose McKeown (nee McCaffrey). At the Tilery Care Home, Florencecourt. Late of 31 Lattone Road, Belcoo, Co. Fermanagh. Reposing at her late residence today Monday from 2pm until 9pm and on Tuesday from 1pm to 5pm, with removal on Tuesday at 6.30pm to St. Patrick’s Church, Holywell, Belcoo, arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am,  with burial to the adjoining cemetery.



Charles Daly, Ednagor, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. At North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at his late residence today from 12pm to 8pm. Remains going to St Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon on Tuesday for 11am funeral Mass, with burial afterward in the Abbey Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired,  to North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo, C/o John McGee and Sons Funeral Directors or any family member. House private on the morning of the funeral.



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