Obituaries, Saturday, September 28th 2019, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Jim Gallagher, New Zealand and Frosses


Mick Dowd, Dromore West


Paddy Cannon, Carrick


Damien Ward, Rossnowlagh


John Cameron, Derrygonnelly



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 his home in Straleel, 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 today from 11am until 9pm. Enter by Rossnowlagh Road and leave by Acres Road or Cashel

Road and please follow the signs. 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.



John Cameron, 382 Lough Shore Road, Derrygonnelly, Co. Fermanagh (BT93 6HR). House strictly private please. Remains to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Derrygonnelly, on Monday for 11am funeral mass. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if desired, to Alzheimers’ Northern Ireland, c/o Damian McGovern Funeral Directors.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.