Obituaries, Friday, September 27th 2019, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:





Frances Gethins, Ballygawley


Jim Gallagher, New Zealand and Frosses


Mick Dowd, Dromore West


Paddy Cannon, Carrick


Damien Ward, Rossnowlagh



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.


Damien Ward, Corker, Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal. Reposing at the family home on Saturday from 11am until 9pm. Requiem mass on Sunday at 11am in St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon followed by interment in the Abbey cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations, if so desired, to SHOUT, (Sligo University Hospital Oncology Unit) c/o Patsy McCauley funeral director, or any family member. Family time on Sunday Morning.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.