Obituaries, Friday, March 13th, 2020, 1p.m.

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


James Connolly Cork & Garrison


Dr.Eamonn Mac Searraigh, Sligo


Hughie James, Beltra


John Gallagher, Buncranna, and Frosses.


Patricia Hulmes,  Strandhill



James Connolly, late of Cork and Garrison Co. Fermanagh. Son of Jim and Jenny Connolly Cork. Reposing at the residence of the late Freddy Conaghan Mullaghmore Co Sligo

Today from 5pm to 10pm. Removal on Saturday morning at 9: 15 to arrive at St. Aidan’s Church Kinlough for 10am funeral Mass Interment afterwards in St. Aidan’s cemetery Kinlough.


Dr. Eamonn Mac Searraigh, Rathcarrick, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Cremation Private. Memorial Service honouring Dr. Eamonn’s life to take place at a later date. Enquiries to Seán Feehily Funeral Directors, Cartron Cross, Sligo on 0719159999.


Hughie James, Cloonakeemogue, Beltra, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Remains reposing at the home of his Son Tom and daughter in law Anne, Dromard, Co. Sligo, F91 Y638, on Saturday from 3 o’clock to 6 o’clock with removal to St. Peter & Paul’s Church, Dromard arriving for 6:45pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 1 o’clock followed by burial in Dromard new Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired, to North West Hospice, C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons.


John Gallagher, 40 upper Mains Street Buncranna, Co Donegal, and formerly of Ballynacahill Frosses, Donegal.  Suddenly at his residence.  Remains will repose at McLaughlin’s Funeral home lower Main Street Buncranna from 6 pm to 8 pm today and from 2 pm to 4 pm and 7pm to 9pm on Saturday.  Funeral from there at 1.15 pm on Sunday.  Going to St Marys Church Cockhill for 2 p.m requiem mass.  Funeral mass is restricted to family and close friends only due to covid19 restrictions. Burial afterwards in the adjoin cemetery.


Patricia Hulmes, (Nee Hackett) Chestnut Court, Strandhill, Co Sligo suddenly at her home.  Reposing at her home from 3 pm to 7pm on Sunday.  Private cremation to take place on Monday.  House private to family outside of reposing times please.


The Month’s Mind Mass for the late Father Jim McGloin has been postponed due to the Coronavirus.  The mass will be rescheduled for a later date. The mass was due to take place in St Michael’s Church, Glenade on Saturday at 12 noon.


The Months Mind Mass of the late John Sherlock, Knoxpark, Ballisodare, scheduled for tomorrow Saturday 14th March at 12 o’clock in St. Brigids Church Corhownagh, Ballisodare has been postponed, until further notice.

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.