Obituaries, Wednesday, January 20th, 5p.m.

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Jim Conway, Belcoo


Marian McGarrigle, Ballintra


Mary Diver, Kilcar


John McPartland, Garrison


Willie Graham, Mountcharles


Michael McGlinchey, Laghey




Jim Conway, Lakeview House, 29 Main Street, Belcoo, Co. Fermanagh. At the South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen. Funeral cortege leaving his late residence on Friday at 10.30am to St Patrick’s Church, Holywell, Belcoo, arriving for 11.00am Funeral Mass, followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Due to Covid-19 regulations, the family home, funeral mass and interment are all private to family only please. The Funeral Mass may be viewed on   Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if so desired, to Ellie’s Retreat, C/o any family member. Anyone wishing to leave condolences can do so on the Condolence Book link on


Marian McGarrigle, Ballymagroarty, Ballintra, Co Donegal. Suddenly at her residence. Removal from her late residence on Friday morning, arriving at St Bridget’s Church, Ballintra, for 11am funeral mass, followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard. Due to  ongoing regulations on Covid 19, the house and funeral are private to family please. Only 10 people permitted to attend funeral. Anyone who wishes to pay their respects to the family can do so along the route from her late residence to the church, and on the morning of the funeral, while observing strict social distancing, using face coverings and adhering to hand hygiene practices. Alternatively, messages of condolence can be left on Marian’s funeral Mass can also be viewed on  All enquiries to Jackie Carron funeral director, on 087 973 4000.


Mary Diver, nee Griffin.  Bavin, Kilcar, Co Donegal.  Peacefully at her home.  Removal from her home on Thursday at 11.30 a.m. for funeral mass in St Cartha’s Church, Kilcar, at 12 noon.  Interment afterwards in Kilcar cemetery.


John McPartland, Knocknashangan, Garrison, Co. Fermanagh and formerly of Raheelin, Kiltyclogher, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at home in his 92nd year. Husband of the late Mary Ann and father of Kevin, Eamon and Dolores. Due to government guidelines, the family home, Funeral Mass and burial are strictly private to family only. Those wishing to pay their respects, ensuring social distancing , may do so on Friday morning as the cortege proceeds from Garrison at 10 30am en route to  St. Joseph’s Church, Cashel for 11am Funeral Mass,  followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only; donations in lieu if desired to Marie Curie, C/o Peter Carty Funeral Director, Garrison. Messages of Condolence may be left on or via Peter Carty at [email protected]


Willie Graham, Gortward, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at his residence. Remains reposing at his late residence. Removal from there on Friday, going to St. John’s Church, Inver, for funeral service at 2pm, with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. Due to HSE and government guidelines, the wake and funeral are private to family only please. Anyone wishing to give their condolences can do so on, or on the Gallagher Funeral Directors & Funeral Home Facebook page. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if so desired, to Donegal Hospice.


Michael McGlinchey, Trummon West, Barr, Laghey, Co Donegal. Funeral arrangements later. Enquiries to Jackie Carron, Funeral Director, on 087 973 4000.



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