Obituaries, Thursday, April 16th, 8am


 Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Gertie Murphy, Colorado and Sligo

Rhona Brien, Ballintra


Margaret Callaghan, Donegal


Francis Feeney, Birmingham


Margaret Brady, Manorhamilton


Michael Arthur Scanlon, Liverpool and Sligo


Lottie Graham, Ballintra


Bridget Quinn, Bundoran


Geraldine McGolgan, Rosses Point


Tom White, Kiltyclogher


Dorothy Robinson, Manorhamilton


Eileen Gilligan Birmingham and Manorhamilton



Gertie Murphy, (Née Nairn) of Colorado, USA and formerly of her nephew, Joe Gallagher’s residence on Mail Coach Rd, Sligo. Your message of condolence can be placed on or on Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Home website.


Rhona Brien (nee Dawson), Tubber, Ballintra, Co Donegal, suddenly at her residence.

Due to current Covid-19 guidelines, the family home and funeral are both private. People may express their condolence to the family by visiting All enquires to McGee’s funeral directors on 0719851744.


Margaret (Maggie Ellen) Callaghan, Driminin, Co. Donegal. Peacefully, at the home of her niece, Veronica. Sister of Alphonsis McGinty. Funeral mass in St. Patricks Church, Donegal Town at 10am this morning which will be streamed from Remains leaving the house after mass, via Old Driminin Road, for burial in Clar cemetery. Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, house strictly private at all times. Details also on with condolence book for signing. Family flowers, donations, if so desired, to the Donegal Community Palliative Care Team.




Francis Feeney, Birmingham, England and formerly Banadearg, Grange, Co. Sligo. At the Alzheimer’s Care Home, Silver Birches, Chelmlsey Wood. Funeral to take place in Birmingham at a later date. Anyone who would like to convey a message of condolence to the Feeney Family may do so on


Margaret Brady, 21 Kilcarrig Close, Fettercairrn, Tallaght, Dublin 24 & formerly of Boggaun, Manorhamilton Co. Leitrim. In light of current government restrictions regarding public gatherings, a memorial service to celebrate Margaret’s life will take place at a later date. Anyone wishing to offer the family condolences can do so on


Michael Arthur Scanlon, Liverpool and formerly of Aughamore Far, Co. Sligo. In his 97th year. A memorial Mass to celebrate Michael Arthur’s life will take place at a later date


Lottie Graham, BigPark, Ballintra, Co Donegal. In accordance with Government and HSE guidelines, the house and funeral is strictly private. Memorial service will be held at a later date. Condolences can be left on


Bridget Quinn, Late of Marine Court, West End Bundoran & main street Bundoran Co. Donegal, in her 99th year. In compliance with current HSE & government guidelines wake & funeral are private. A memorial mass to celebrate Bridget’s life will be held at a later date.


Geraldine (Ger) McColgan, née Feeney, Oyster Bay, Rosses Point, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at home. Due to current restrictions, Funeral Mass and burial will be private to family only. Funeral Mass followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery will be streamed live from St. Columba’s Church, Rosses Point, Co. Sligo at 12noon today. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to Irish Cancer Society Daffodil Day Fund c/o Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo. Those who wish to leave a message of condolence for Ger’s family may do so at


Tom White, Meenagh, Kiltyclogher, Co. Leitrim. HSE restrictions apply and Condolences can be offered by visiting A memorial mass will be held at a later date.


Dorothy Robinson, Glenboy, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully, at the North West Hospice, Sligo in her 92nd year. In light of current government restrictions due to Covid19, regarding public gatherings, house and funeral will be private to family. Anyone wishing to offer the family condolences can do so on


Eileen Gilligan Birmingham and Manorhamilton Co Leitrim (wife of the late Terence Gilligan,Screeney). In compliance with the HSE and Government guidelines regarding public gatherings funeral will be private. Anyone wishing to offer family condolences can do so on


Ar dheis Dé go raibh siad.