Obituaries, Friday, April 17th, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


 Gertie Murphy, Colorado and Sligo

Michael Arthur Scanlon, Liverpool and Sligo


Lottie Graham, Ballintra


Tom White, Kiltyclogher


Dorothy Robinson, Manorhamilton


Eileen Gilligan, Birmingham and Manorhamilton


Bridget Hennel, Chicago and Dowra


Brother John Maguire, Glenfarne


Maureen Gallagher, Tubbercurry


Margaret Donegan, Carrick.



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.


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


Tom White, Meenagh, Kiltyclogher, Co Leitrim. HSE restrictions apply. Please visit

RIP.IE to offer condolences. You’ll also find a link to a livestream of the 11.00am funeral mass this morning (Friday). 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


Bridget (Bea) Hennel (nee McPartin) of Chicago and formerly of Greaghnafarna, Dowra, Co. Leitrim.  Funeral will take place today (Friday) in Chicago.  A memorial mass to celebrate Bea’s life will be held at a later date.


Brother John Maguire,– brother of Peggy Darcy, The Village, Glenfarne, Co Leitrim and Jesuit Community, Miltown Park, Dublin. HSE restrictions apply. Condolences can be offered by visiting RIP.IE. A memorial mass will be held at a later date.


Maureen Gallagher, Baileys nursing home Tubbercurry and late of Doomore, Tubbercurry. Predeceased by her husband Peter James In accordance with government and HSE guidelines, a private funeral will take place. A memorial mass will take place at a later date to celebrate Maureen’s life. People may express their sympathy to the family by going to “RIP.IE ”  and clicking on the “condolence” section.


Margaret Donegan, Carrick, Co Donegal of late of Manchester, UK, at Killybegs Community Hospital. In compliance with HSE and government guidelines regarding public gatherings, the funeral will be private. Anyone wishing to offer family condolences can do so on A memorial mass for Margaret will be held at a later date.

All enquiries to the funeral director on 0749739246.




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