Obituaries, Thursday June 2nd, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:

Andrew Calpin, Templeboy

Rebecca Fitzsimons, Athlone, and Nazareth House Sligo

Seamus McGuinness, Manorhamilton

Joe McGreal, Ballaghaderreen

Nuala Higgins, Skreen

Thomas McGuire, Ardara

Susan Anne Elliott, Sligo


Andrew Calpin, Amsterdam and late of Ballygrehan, Templeboy, County Sligo. Memoriam mass in Church of the Immaculate Conception, Templeboy, on Friday at 7pm.


Rebecca Betty Fitzsimons, nee Cooney, Deer Park Road, Athlone, and Nazareth House Sligo. Reposing at Nazareth House, Sligo today from 4pm with removal at 5pm to Saints Peter and Paul’s Church, Athlone, arriving at 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Friday at 12 noon, followed by burial in Coosan Cemetery


Seamus McGuinness, London and late of Lisnabrack, Manorhamilton, Co.Leitrim. Peacefully at the Royal Hospital, London. Funeral mass on Friday morning at 11am in the Church of the Annunciation, Mullies, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Joseph ‘Joe’ McGreal, Castlerea Road, Ballaghaderreen, suddenly at his home. Reposing at the Sharkey Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen, on Friday from 5-8pm. Funeral arriving at St Nathy’s Cathedral on Saturday for Mass Of The Resurrection at 12 noon, followed by interment in Kilcolman Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to The Irish Heart Foundation, care of Sharkey Funeral Directors.


Nuala Higgins, nee Currie, Leekfield, Skreen, Co. Sligo. Reposing at the residence of her son Phillip and daughter in law Amanda, Leekfield, Friday from 4 o clock to 8 o clock, House private at all other times please. Funeral Service on Saturday in Sligo Presbyterian Church, at 2 o’clock, burial immediately afterwards in Skreen Church of Ireland Graveyard. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired to Christian Aid, C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons, Funeral Directors, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.

Thomas McGuire, Carrickatleave, Ardara. At Letterkenny University Hospital. Remains will leave the Eternal Light Chapel of Rest, Mountaintop, Letterkenny this evening at 6pm going to his late residence travelling via Fintown. Removal from there on Saturday morning at 10:30am going to the Church of the Holy Family, Ardara for funeral mass at 11am. Interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. House private please from 11pm until 11am and on the morning of the funeral. Family Flowers only please. Donations if desired to the Oncology Unit Patient Comfort Fund, Letterkenny c/o Derek McCabe Funeral Director, Ardara.



Susan Anne Elliott nee Delaney, Lyndale, Sligo. Unexpectedly at her home. Reposing at her home from 5pm to 8pm on Friday. Removal from her home on Saturday at 11am to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo toarrive for Mass of Christian burial at 11:30am. Burial to follow in Sligo cemetery. House Private to family on Saturday morning please.


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