Obituaries, Monday, April 20th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:

Gertie Murphy, Colorado and Sligo

Michael Arthur Scanlon, Liverpool and Sligo

Brother John Maguire, Glenfarne

Maureen Gallagher, Tubbercurry

Patricia Doherty, Bundoran

Pauric Banks, Killargue

Peg Murrin, Killybegs

Fran Kennedy, Grange

Anthony Leonard, Belcoo

Catherine Doogan, Glencolmcille

Thomas Ryan, Dublin & Sligo.

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

Brother John Maguire, The Village, Glenfarne, Co. Leitrim and Jesuit Community, Miltown Park, Dublin. Brother of Peggy Darcy. HSE restrictions apply. Condolences can be offered by visiting 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 and clicking on the “condolence” section.

Patricia Doherty, (nee Carty), 6 Magheracar Cottages, Bundoran, Co. Donegal. Peacefully.  Due to Government and HSE regulations regarding public gatherings, the funeral arrangements are strictly private to family please. A memorial mass will be held at a later date. Should you wish to send condolences to the family please use the online book of condolences at or on

Pauric Banks, Gortnacarkogue, Killargue, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. To follow best practice and guidelines due to Covid-19, and with support of the family, the funeral will take place privately. Condolences can be left at A mass to celebrate Pauric’s life will be held at a later date.

Peg Murrin, 38 Conlin Road, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. In accordance with government directives relating to public gatherings, requiem mass will be streamed live from St. Mary of the Visitation Church, Killybegs this afternoon at 2pm. Burial strictly private. A memorial mass for Peg will be held at a later date. Those who wish to communicate with the family can do so via the online book of condolence at All enquiries to Mc Brearty Undertakers at 074 9731056.

Fran Kennedy, (Nee Tierney) Pine Grove, Grange, Co. Sligo. Peacefully. A private family funeral will take place due to the ongoing restrictions. A Memorial Mass for Fran will be held at a later date. Those who would like to convey a message of sympathy can do so on Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to The Irish Cancer Society & North West Hospice

Anthony Leonard, Creenahoe House, Creenahoe, Belcoo. Peacefully. Owing to current restrictions, Anthony’s family home and funeral will be private to family only. A memorial mass for Anthony will be held at a later date. Enquires to JP Conway Funeral Directors, Belcoo, on 0771 386 1818

Catherine Doogan, Malinbeg, Glencolmcille, Co Donegal, in her 94th year. In line with HSE guidelines, the funeral will be held in private.A memorial service to celebrate Catherine’s life will take place at a later date.

Thomas Ryan, of Merrick House, Terenure, Dublin, and formerly of Riverstown and Collooney. Due to the current restrictions, the funeral on Tuesday in Glasnevin Cemetery will be private.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh siad.