Obituaries, Friday, February 19th, 10 a.m.

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


John James Deignan, England and Sligo

Cyril Mogan, Mountcharles

Paul McGinley, Maynooth and Glencolmcille

Mattie Cullen, London and Glencar

Seamus Montgomery, Glasgow and Mountcharles

John P McMorrow, Sligo and Killargue

Margaret McGovern, Glangevlin and Ballinaglera

Margaret Walsh, Keenaghan, Ballymote


John James (Seamus) Deignan, Falmouth, England. Son of the late James and Agnes Deignan, The Mall, Sligo. Funeral will take place on Wednesday in Falmouth. A link for the live stream will follow on the Ocean FM website.  Messages of condolence can be left through the Foley and McGowan Funeral Home website;

Cyril Mogan, Lower Glencoe, Mountcharles and formerly of Station Road, Oranmore, Co. Galway. Requiem Mass this morning at 11am and will be streamed live on Facebook. Interment afterwards in the Old Graveyard, Oranmore Village, Co. Galway for 4pm. Due to current restrictions, the funeral and burial is private to immediate family only. Messages of condolence can be left on


 Paul McGinley, College Green, Maynooth, Co. Kildare and formerly of Faugher, Glencolmcille, Co. Donegal. Remains will arrive at St. Columba’s Church, Cashel, Glencolmcille this evening at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 1pm with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Due to current restrictions, the removal and Funeral Mass are strictly private.


Mattie Cullen, London and formerly of Glenague,  Glencar, Co. Leitrim. Removal to St. Osnat’s Church, Glencar on Saturday to arrive for Funeral Mass at 12noon. Burial afterwards in Diffreen cemetery. Due to current restrictions, the Funeral Mass is private to family please. Mass will be streamed live on Cloonclare Killasnett Parish Facebook page. Messages condolence can be left on

Seamus Montgomery, formerly of Drumbigh  Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. Peacefully, in Glasgow. Removal on Saturday afternoon from the family home in Drumbigh to the Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Frosses for 1pm Funeral Mass with interment in the adjoining cemetery afterwards. Due to current restriction, the wake, funeral and interment is strictly private to immediate family only. Messages of condolence can be left on or on John McGowan Funeral Director Facebook page. The funeral mass will be streamed live on Enquiries to John McGowan Funeral Directors, Frosses on 087 270 66 99.

John P McMorrow, Cumeen, Strandhill Road Sligo and formerly of Killargue, Co. Leitrim.   Peacefully in his 99th year.  Ex staff of St. Columba’s Hospital, Sligo. Peacefully, at St. Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair. Removal from his home at 11am on Saturday to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo to arrival for Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon. Mass will be live streamed on Burial to follow in Sligo cemetery. Due to current restrictions, the house and funeral mass are strictly private to family only. Messages of condolence can be left on or privately by email to All enquires to Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors, upper John Street Sligo on 071 91 71117.

Margaret (Maggie) McGovern, nee McGreal, Moneensauran, Glangevlin, Co. Cavan and formerly of Sleivenakilla, Ballinaglera, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully, in her 101st year, at her son Oliver’s residence. House is private to family and friends. Due to current restrictions, a private family Funeral Mass will take place on Saturday at 1pm in St. Patrick’s Church, Glangevlin, with burial afterward in the adjoining Cemetery.






Margaret Walsh, Keenaghan, Ballymote, peacefully at her residence. Funeral cortège will leave Margaret’s residence at 11:40 a.m. on Saturday, to arrive at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote for Requiem Mass at 12p.m. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote. Due to current restrictions and guidelines, Margaret’s funeral will be private to family only. Funeral Mass will be live streamed at Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Gallagher House, Tubbercurry. Those who would have liked to attend the funeral but cannot do so are invited to leave a personal message in the condolence section on This will be gratefully appreciated by the family.



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