Obituaries, Friday , September 27th 2019, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Patricia Mulhern, Ballyshannon


Pat Byrne, Glenties


Frances Gethins, Ballygawley


Jim Gallagher, New Zealand and Frosses


Mick Dowd, Dromore West


Paddy Cannon, Carrick



Patricia Mulhern, Lawn Park, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Suddenly. Funeral mass is at St. Patricks Church, Ballyshannon this morning at 11 am. Burial afterwards in St Josephs, the Rock Cemetery, Ballyshannon. House private please.



Pat Joe Byrne, Doobin, Glenties. In the Harbour Lights Nursing Home. Funeral Mass at 11am today in St. Connell’s Church, Glenties. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to the Harbour Lights comfort fund care of any family member.


Frances Gethins, Ballygawley. At the Nazereth Nursing Home, Sligo. Reposing this evening at the Nazereth Chapel, Sligo from 5.30pm until 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday morning at 11.30am from the Nazereth Chapel, Sligo followed by burial in St.Nathys cemetery, Collooney.


Jim Gallagher, Auckland, New Zealand and formally of Gurtains, Lettermore, Frosses Co. Donegal. A memorial mass will be taking place at the Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Frosses on Sunday at 11am.


Mick Dowd, of The Sea Shore, Ballygilcash, Dromore West, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at St John’s Community Hospital, Sligo. Requiem mass will take place in St. John’s Community Hospital Chapel on Monday morning at 9.30am followed by cremation at Glasnevin Crematorium, Dublin. House private please. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to the Marie Keating Foundation, care of The Foley and McGowan Funeral Services, Market Yard, Sligo.


Paddy Cannon, Straleel, Carrick, Co. Donegal. Removal from the Harbour Lights Nursing Home, Killybegs today at 5pm to arrive at his home at Straleel, at 5.45pm. Reposing at his home. Removal from his home on Sunday at 10.30am for Funeral Mass in St. Cartha’s Church, Kilcar at 11am. Interment afterwards in Kilcar Cemetery.



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