Obituaries, Monday, February 24th, 2020, 10am

Obituaries, Monday, February 24th, 2020, 8am



Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Irene Oates, Grange and England


Anne McGrath, Pettigo


Hugh Brennan, Grange


Michael O’Gara, Glencolmcille


Nora Martin, Newtownmanor


Jim Donoghue, Ballymote


Rita McGuinness, Sligo


Tommy Kelly Belleek



Irene Oates, nee Gallagher, Aughagad, Grange, Co. Sligo and Luton, England. Reposing at her home in Aughagad this evening from 6pm to 9pm. Removal on Tuesday morning to the Church of Mary Immaculate, Grange to arrive for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Ahamlish cemetery.


Anne McGrath, nee Friel, Mill Street, Pettigo, formerly Racoo, Ballintra, Co. Donegal. Requiem Mass this morning at 11am in Saint Mary’s Church, Pettigo followed by interment in the adjoining churchyard. House private this morning please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if so desired, to the Oncology Ward, Sligo Hospital, C/o Claude McKervey Funeral Director, 20 Erne Drive, Ederney,  Co. Fermanagh BT93 0EN


Hugh Brennan, Mount Temple, Grange, Co. Sligo. Suddenly, at his home. Reposing at McGloins funeral home, Cliffoney on Tuesday from 5pm to 8pm. Liturgy of prayers at 8pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 12 noon in the church of Mary Immaculate, Grange. Burial afterwards in Ahamlish Cemetery. House private to family and friends only please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to Cancer Research Ireland c/o Burke’s funeral directors


Michael O’Gara, Garveross, Glencolmcille, Co. Donegal. Remains reposing at his residence on Tuesday from 10am to 10pm. Funeral mass on Wednesday morning in St. Columbus Church, Cashel at 12 noon with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private on the morning of the funeral please.  Shuttle Bus from Church of Ireland from 10 am all day Tuesday, family flowers only.  Donations in lieu to RNLI Lifeboat c/o Michael Byrne undertaker or any family member.


Nora Martin, nee Harte, Magurk, Leckaun, Newtownmanor, Co. Leitrim. Removal today to Mary, Mother of God Church, Newtownmanor for Funeral Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Carrickatemple cemetery. House private this morning please.


Jim Donoghue, O’Connell Street, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at Ballymote Community Nursing Unit. Reposing at his residence (F56HT93) on Tuesday from 6pm to 8pm. Removal on Wednesday to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote for Requiem Mass at 1pm. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote. House private on Wednesday morning please.


Rita McGuinness, nee Collery, Cemetery Road, Sligo and formerly of Ballintogher, Co Sligo. Peacefully, at her residence. Reposing at her residence this evening from 5pm until 9pm. Funeral Mass will take place in St Theresa’s Church, Ballintogher at 12 noon on Tuesday with burial afterwards in Carrowcrin Cemetery, Ballinagar.


Tommy Kelly Rathfort crescent Belleek Co Fermanagh and formerly Cloghore Ballyshannon Co Donegal unexpectedly. Family home private at present. Funeral arrangements to follow. Enquiries to Patsy McCauley funeral directors on 077 03210437.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.