Obituaries, Wednesday, January 7th, 5pm  

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:

Gráinne Kelly, Kinlough

Liam Thomas, Donegal Town and Maryland, USA

Liam Heekin, Sligo

Patrick Barrett, Crossmolina

Gráinne Kelly, No. 3 Glenview, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Due to current Covid-19 restrictions, the house, funeral Mass and burial are private to family and limited to 10 people. Gráinne’s funeral cortege will leave her mother Attracta’s residence, No 3 Glenview, on Saturday morning to arrive at St Aidan’s Church, Kinlough, for 11am Mass. Burial afterward in St. Aidan’s Cemetery. Condolences can be left on or by the traditional manner. Enquiries to Liam Gilmartin and Son Funeral Directors, Kinlough, 086 237 6372.

Liam Thomas, 17 St Joseph’s Avenue, Donegal Town, Co Donegal. In Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA. Remains reposing at the residence of his brother Eamonn at 17 St Joseph’s Avenue, Donegal Town, from 7pm this evening (Thurs). Remains leaving his brother’s residence on Friday at 10:30am for funeral mass at 11am in St Agatha’s Church, Clar. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Due to government advice and HSE guidelines regarding public gatherings, the house and funeral mass are private to family. For those who would like to attend the funeral but cannot do so due to Covid-19 restrictions, the service can viewed on You can leave a personal message on William Gerard’s Obituary Notice by clicking on Liam Thomas Condolences on

Liam Heekin, Yeats Heights, Sligo and Carrick, Donegal and late of Malinmore, Co. Donegal (retired staff I.T. Sligo). Peacefully at his home. Due to current Covid-19 restrictions the family home, funeral Mass and burial are strictly private. Mass of the Resurrection at 12noon on Friday in St Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo. Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo.  Those who wish to leave a condolence message may do so on, in private at or by traditional manner.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Sligo Cancer Support Centre at  Funeral Mass will be live streamed via  All enquiries to Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo on 0719159999/0872411114.

Patrick (Paddy) Barrett, Mullenmore Street, Crossmolina, Co Mayo. Father of Patrick Barrett (Junior), Cloondara, Ballisodare, Co Sligo. Requiem Mass on Friday at 12pm in St Tiernan’s Church, Crossmolina. Burial afterwards in Crossmolina cemetery. The mass is private to family only. House is private please. Condolences can be left on The funeral mass is being streamed live on Family flowers only please. House is private. Donations, if desired, to Inisaoibhinn Cancer Care West, University Hospital Galway, and C/o Hiney’s Undertakers Crossmolina.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh siad.