Obituaries, Friday, October 18th 2019, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




John McGagh, Bundoran


Sister Josephine Breen, California and Sligo


Deirde Gowen, Ballaghaderreen


Sean Mahon, Glencar


Michael Moore, Killybegs





John McGagh, (retired Garda sergeant), Church Road, Bundoran, Co. Donegal. Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his late residence today until 5pm. Removal this 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.


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, today 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.



Sean Mahon, Gortnagrelly, Glencar, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at home.  Reposing at Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo (EIRCODE: F91ND78) this evening from 5pm until 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Saturday in St. Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac, Co. Sligo at 11am. Burial follows in Rathcormac New Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired, to North West Hospice Fund or S.H.O.U.T (Sligo Hospital Oncology Unit Trust), c/o Sean Feehily’s Funeral Services, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


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 at 1pm.


Michael Moore, Old Fintra Road, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. Wake and funeral strictly private please



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.