Obituaries, Friday June 3rd, 8am

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

Thomas John Rooney, Glenade

Margaret Snow, Kesh

Mary Teresa Willis, Sooey



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


Rebecca (Betty) Fitzsimons, (nee Cooney), Deer Park Road, Athlone and Nazareth House Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection in Saints Peter and Paul’s Church, Athlone today 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 this 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, today from 5pm until 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, today from 4pm until 8pm. House private at all other times please. Funeral Service on Saturday in Sligo Presbyterian Church at 2pm, 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. Reposing at his late residence. 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 today from 5pm to 8pm. 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.


Thomas John Rooney, New Jersey, USA and late of Cullinboy, Glenade Co. Leitrim. Brother of Michael (Manorhamilton). Memorial mass on Saturday at 12 noon in the Church of the Annunciation Mullies with burial of ashes in the adjoining cemetery.


Margaret (Rita) Snow, nee Howe, Boa Island, Ardshankill, Kesh, County Fermanagh. Peacefully at the South West Acute Hospital Enniskillen. Leaving her son William’s residence at 556 Boa Island Road., Ardshankill, Kesh on Sunday morning at 10.15am arriving at Saint Joseph’s Church, Ederney, for Funeral Mass at 11am. Interment afterwards in Bannagh Churchyard. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to Marie Curie c/o Claude McKervey Funeral Director, Ederney.



Mary Teresa (Mai) Willis, Coola, Sooey, Co Sligo. Peacefully at her home. Reposing at her home today from 4pm until 10pm, and on Saturday from 4pm until 10pm. House private thereafter please. Funeral mass will take place in the Church of The Assumption, Sooey, on Sunday at 3pm with burial afterwards in St Joseph’s Cemetery, Sooey. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to Irish Kidney Association, Irish Heart Foundation, or Sligo Hospice. c/o McDermott Funeral Directors, Riverstown, Co Sligo.

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