Obituaries, Thursday, May 21st, 10am


 Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Paula McGoldrick, Ballysadare.


JP Gallagher, Tullaghan.


Annie Savage, Drumcliffe.


Michael Walsh, Sligo.


Jemima Armstrong, Ballyshannon.


Elizabeth McBrearty, Lifford & Pettigo.


Robert Middleton, Coolaney.


John McNelis,  Glencolmcille.


Lily Rose,  Inver.


Kyle Luby, Vancouver and Ballintogher.



Paula McGoldrick, nee Mills, 20 Millview, Ballysadare, Co. Sligo. Mother of Johnathan, Fiona, Ryan and Gavin. Due to current restrictions, house and funeral is strictly private.  A memorial mass will be held at a later date.  Donations in lieu of flowers may be made if desired to Cancer Research, c/o the family.


JP Gallagher, Uragh, Tullaghan, Co Leitrim – peacefully at his late residence, surrounded by his family. Due to the Covid 19 restrictions, the house and funeral are private. A memorial mass will be held at a later date. Anybody wishing to offer condolences can do so on
All enquiries please to Gilmartin Funeral Directors on 086 237 6372.


Annie Savage (nee Clancy), Cloonderry, Drumcliffe , Co. Sligo, wife of Eddie.   In accordance with Government directives and HSE guidelines, Annie’s Funeral will be private to immediate family. The Funeral Mass can be viewed today (Thursday) at 12pm. The link for the funeral is available on the obituaries section of the Ocean FM Website   ( Condolence messages can be sent to [email protected]


Michael Walsh, Cartron Estate, Sligo. After a short illness at the Galway Clinic. Due to Covid -19 restrictions, funeral and burial will be private to family. The Funeral Mass will take place in Saint Joseph’s Church. Ballytivnan, Sligo this morning (Thursday) at 11am. Enquiries to Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors, Upper John Street, Sligo. A mass to celebrate Michael’s life will be held at a later date. Condolences can be left in the condolence section of or privately on email to [email protected].




Jemima Armstrong (nee Kerrigan), Parkhill, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital after a Non-Covid related illness. A private Funeral Service for family will take place on Friday at 2 o’clock at St. Anne’s Church, Ballyshannon with Service of Interment in the Church graveyard. The wake and house will remain strictly private due to the current restrictions. Condolences can be left on Donations in lieu, if so desired, to SHOUT, the Oncology Unit at Sligo University Hospital c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon or any family member.


Elizabeth McBrearty (nee Shallow), Roughan View, The Common, Lifford and formerly of Carantressey, Pettigo. Requiem Mass on Friday at 11am. in St. Patrick’s Church, Murlog, Lifford. Interment afterwards in the adjoining Churchyard. Family flowers only please. In compliance with H.S.E. and government guidelines, the wake, Mass and interment are strictly private to the immediate family. The Mass can be viewed on the parish webcam.


Robert Middleton, Carrowmacarrick, Coolaney, Co Sligo, suddenly in the care of the staff at St James Hospital Dublin. In accordance with Government directives relating to public gatherings, funeral will be private to family. Those who wish to leave messages of sympathy to the family may do so on the Condolence section on


John McNelis, Malinmore, Glencolmcille, Non Covid Related. Remains reposing at his late residence, Malinmore, Glencolmcille.  Removal from the family home on Friday for Funeral Mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. In compliance with HSE guidelines and Government directives, the family home and Funeral Mass are strictly private.


Lily Rose, Drumadart, Inver, Co Donegal. Peacefully at Brindley Manor, nursing home Convoy. Removal from Gallaghers Funeral Home, Station Road Mountcharles, on Friday morning going to St Naul’s Church, Ardaghey for 11am funeral mass, with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Due to the government and HSE guidelines, the funeral and removal will be private to family only please. Anyone wishing to give their condolences can do so on or on Gallagher Funeral Directors & Funeral home Facebook page. A live stream of the funeral Mass will be on St. Nauls Parish Inver Facebook page.


Kyle Luby, Vancouver Canada, and formerly of Clerhane, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo.  Dearly loved son of Derek and Jackie and brother of Gavin and Shannon.  Unexpectedly in Vancouver.  Funeral arrangements later.  All enquires to Seamus Feehily and son funeral directors upper John Street Sligo on 071 91 7 1117






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