Obituaries, Wednesday, October 30th 2019, 5pm

Obituaries, Wednesday, October 30th 2019, 5pm



Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Joe O’Hara, Wales and Manorhamilton


Anne McGloin, Grange


Mary Steels, Sligo


Andrew Elliott, Donegal Town


Kathleen Garvin, USA and Ballyshannon


Jeannette Regan, Letterkenny


Heather Stevenson, England and Laghey



Joe O’Hara, Chepstow, Wales. Son of Sheila and the late Frank O’Hara, Lurganboy, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim. Suddenly at his residence. Funeral arrangements to be announced at a later date


Anne McGloin, nee Watters, Newtownward, Grange, Co. Sligo. Suddenly. Reposing at her home this evening until 9pm. Removal to the Church of Mary Immaculate, Grange on Thursday morning to arrive for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Rathcormac cemetery.  House private on Thursday morning please


Mary Anne Steels, nee Callaghan, Nazareth Nursing Home, Sligo and formerly of Yeats Drive, Sligo. Peacefully at the Nazareth Nursing Home. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo from 5pm this evening with removal at 6.15pm to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo to arrive at 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 11am on Thursday, burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery.


Andrew Elliott, Ballydevitt, Donegal Town, Co. Donegal, F94 YND0. Reposing in his late residence today until 10pm. Funeral Service in Donegal Parish Church on Thursday at 2pm followed by burial in the Glebe Cemetery, Donegal Town. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if so desired, to the Donegal Hospice and Solace Cancer Support Centre, Donegal Town, care of George Irwin Funeral Directors or any family member. House strictly private on the morning of the funeral please.


Kathleen Garvin, Ireland Heights, New Jersey, USA and formerly of Clontyseer, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Sister of Genevive Tinney, Ashbrook Drive, Rossnowlagh Road, Ballyshannon. Reposing at her sister’s residence on Thursday evening from 5pm to 9pm. Funeral to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon on Friday for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am, with interment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery, Ballyshannon. House private to family on the morning of the funeral. All enquiries to Patrick McKenna, Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087 248 5819

Jeannette Regan, nee Carty, Woodlands, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal and formerly of Lavagh, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Remains reposing at the Eternal Light Chapel of Rest, Mountain Top, Letterkenny, until 8pm this evening. Cremation to follow on Thursday at 12 noon in Lakelands Crematoriam, Cavan. Family flowers only please, donation to the Oncology Unit, Letterkenny University Hospital or Cancer Care West, C/o Paschal Blake Funeral Director, Stoney Arch, New Line Road, Letterkenny. House private please.


Heather Stevenson, nee McMurray, 11 Miles Meadow, Bellgreen, Coventry, England and late of Ballinakillew, Laghey Co. Donegal. Remains reposing at her sister Violet Thacher’s residence Listnapaste, Laghey, Co. Donegal on Friday. Proceeding to Drumholm Church, Ballintra at Saturday for 1pm Funeral Service. Burial afterwards in Laghey Graveyard. House private please.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.