Obituaries, Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Frances Conway, Grange


John Joe Gallagher, Bruckless


Lena Carty, Belleek


John McGagh, Bundoran


Deirde Gowen, Ballaghaderreen


Sister Josephine Breen, California and Sligo




Frances Conway, (nee Butler) Main St. Grange, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the Nazareth Nursing Home, Sligo. Reposing at McGloin’s Funeral Home, Cliffoney this evening from 5pm to 6pm. Removal at 6pm to the church of Mary Immaculate, Grange to arrive at 6.30pm. Requiem Mass on Thursday morning at 11am, with burial afterwards in Ahamlish cemetery.



John Joe Gallagher, Castlereagh, Bruckless. Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital. Remains reposing today at his residence from 2pm to 10pm. Funeral mass on Thursday at 11am in the Church of Saint Joseph and Saint Conal, Bruckless with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. A one way system will be in operation.



Lena Carty, White Island Road, Fassagh, Belleek and formerly of Drumbadreevagh, Belleek. Remains will repose at her residence today from 12 noon to 8pm with house private at all other times. Funeral Mass on Thursday in St. Patricks Church, Belleek at 11am, followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if desired, to Marie Curie c/o any family or Peter Carty Funeral Director, Garrison. As a mark of respect the premises of Carty Hardware Belleek will be closed for business until Friday. A one way system is in operation for the wake. Entrance to the White Island at Corry School; exit via Fassagh Road to Farrancassidy Cross.



John McGagh, (retired Garda sergeant), Church Road, Bundoran, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his late residence on Thursday from 5pm to 9pm and on Friday from 12 noon to 5pm. Removal on Friday evening at 6.45pm to Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Bundoran arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 12 noon with interment afterwards in St. Ninnidh’s Cemetery, Bundoran. Family flowers only, donations to the Alzheimer’s society of Ireland c/o John Mulreany funeral services or any family member.



Deirde Gowen, (née O’Kelly) St. Teresa’s Terrace, Pound Street, Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully, in her 91st year at Roscommon County Hospital. Private cremation has taken place. Memorial Mass will take place in St. Nathy’s Cathedral, Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon on Saturday November 2nd, 2019 at 1pm.



Sister Josephine Breen, San Diego, California, and formerly Sisters of Mercy, Sligo, and Carnmadda, Lecarrow, Co. Roscommon. Sister Josephine’s cremated remains will repose at Our Lady of Mercy, 3 St. Patrick’s Avenue, Sligo, on Friday from 3pm to 5.30pm. Removal on Saturday to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo, for Mass of Christian Burial at 11am. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.