Obituaries, Tuesday, February 23rd,  10a.m.

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


 John James Deignan, England and Sligo

Bridie McTernan, London and Glencar

Patricia Kelly, Dromard

Martha McGinlay, Ballyshannon

Sandra Simms, London, formerly of Donegal Town

Rose Burns, Sligo

James O’Donnell,  Ballyshannon


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;

Bridie McTernan, nee Healy, Hayes, London, England and formerly of Conray, Glencar, Co. Leitrim. Funeral Mass will take place in London on Tuesday, the 2nd of March. The Funeral Mass will be livestreamed on YouTube.

Patricia (Tiasha) Kelly, Seafort, Derk, Dromard, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Galway University Hospital. Messages of condolence can be left on Funeral arrangements later.

Martha McGinlay, Tonery, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Due to government guidelines on Covid-19 the wake and funeral are private to family only.  Funeral mass today at 12 noon in St Joseph’s Church, The Rock,  Ballyshannon, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.    Messages of Condolence can be left on All enquiries to John Mc Gee & Sons Funeral Directors on 087 22 18 483.


Sandra Simms, Camden Town, London, and formerly of Donegal Town, Co. Donegal.  Funeral Service in Donegal Parish Church on Thursday at 2pm followed by burial in the Glebe Cemetery, Donegal Town. Funeral Service can be viewed on Condolences may be left on Due to Covid restrictions the funeral service is strictly private please.


Rose Burns, Mowlam Healthcare, Sligo and late of Cartron Bay and Jink’s Avenue, Sligo. Peacefully in Sligo University Hospital. Due to current Covid-19 restrictions, Funeral Mass will be limited to 10 persons and family home is strictly private. The cortége will depart Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo (F91EH98) on Wednesday at 11:30am to travel via Jink’s Avenue to arrive to The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception at 11:50am for Mass of the Resurrection at 12noon. The funeral Mass will be live streamed at   Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. Those who wish to leave a condolence message may do so on Seán Feehilys Funeral Home website Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Mowlam Healthcare Patient Comfort Fund at . All enquiries to Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo on 071 91 5 99 99 or 087 24 1111 4.

James (Jimmy) O’Donnell Creevy Rossnowlagh Road Ballyshannon Co Donegal. Peacefully at home. Private requiem mass on Wednesday in Saint Patrick’s Church Ballyshannon at followed by Interment in Abbey Cemetery.Due to HSE and Government Guidelines the family home and cemetery private to family only.Mass can be viewed on’sballyshannon. The O’Donnell Family would like to thank everyone for their understanding and co operation at this difficult time. Those who wish to leave a message of condolences can do so on or






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