Obituaries, Monday August 26th, 1 p.m.

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Hugh Keany, London, formerly of Glenfarne



Joseph Greene, Carndonagh


Teresa Benson, Dublin and Keash


Patrick John McBrearty, Cleary House, Letterkenny, formerly of Inver


Tom Lawne, Ballydevitt Beg, Donegal Town


John Joe Mulvaney , Keash,




Hugh Keany (Owney), Earls Court, London, and formerly of Cloonaghmore, Glenfarne, Co Leitrim. Funeral service will take place in London at Our Lady of Victories Church, Kensington High Street, W8 6SA on Thursday 29th August at 11am. Burial afterwards at St Mary’s Cemetery, Kensal Green. Family flowers or a donation, if desired, to Alzheimer’s Research.




Joseph (Joe) Greene (retired AI technician), Moss Cottage, Carndonagh, Co Donegal, and formerly Cartronmore, Drumcliff, Co Sligo. Peacefully at Carndonagh Community Hospital. Reposing at the home of his brother, Leslie Greene Cartronmore, Drumcliff, Co Sligo on Tuesday from 3pm to 9pm. Removal on Wednesday to St Columba’s Church, Drumcliff, to arrive for Funeral Service at 2pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family time on Wednesday morning please. Family flowers only. Donations, if so desired, to the hospice ward at Carndonagh Community Hospital, c/o any family member or John Burke, funeral director.




Teresa Benson, Ballsbridge, Dublin and formerly of Keash, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at St. Francis Hospice, Raheny. Reposing at Perry’s Funeral Home, Ballymote (F56TK20), today from 4.30pm to 6.30pm, followed by removal to St. Kevin’s Church, Keash, arriving at 7pm.  Requiem Mass on Tuesday, at 11am.  Burial afterwards in Knockbrack Cemetery.



Patrick John (Paddy) McBrearty, Cleary House, Carnamuggagh, Letterkenny. Formerly of Castleogary, Inver, Co Donegal. In the Archview Nursing Home, Letterkenny. Reposing at his brother Thomas’s home in Drumfin, Inver. Removal to St Naul’s Church, Ardaghey, arriving at 7pm this evening, to repose overnight. Funeral Mass at 11am on Tuesday morning, followed by interment in Cranny Road Cemetery, Frosses. House strictly private at all times at the request of the deceased.


Tom Lawne, Ballydevitt Beg, Donegal Town, peacefully in Letterkenny University Hospital. Remains reposing at his late residence in Ballydevitt Beg from 3pm until 9pm today  Remains leaving his residence on Tuesday morning at 9:30 am for 10am Mass in St Mary’s Church, Killymard with burial immediately afterwards in adjoining cemetery. House private on Tuesday morning please. Family flowers only please donations if so desired to the Donegal Community Hospital care of Faulkner Funeral Directors.




John Joe Mulvaney, Knockbrack, Keash, Ballymote Co Sligo. Peacefully at his residence.  Remains reposing at Perry’s Funeral Home Ballymote on Tuesday evening from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.  Funeral mass at 12 noon in the Church of the Holy Rosary, Culfadda, on Wednesday.  Burial afterwards in Knockbrack cemetery.






Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.