Obituaries, Saturday 4th June, 5pm

Obituaries, Saturday 4th June, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:

Nuala Higgins, Skreen

Mary Teresa Willis, Sooey

Ivy Doherty, Ballintra

Patrick Francis Burke, Ballyshannon

Moira Moylan, Sligo

Denis Smyth, Sligo



Mary Teresa (Mai) Willis, Coola, Sooey, Co Sligo. Peacefully at her home. Reposing at her home today 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.

Ivy Doherty, Ballymagroarty, Ballintra Co Donegal, at Aras MicSuibhne, Mullinasole, Laghey, Co Donegal. Reposing at the residence of her son David Doherty, Ballymagroarty, Ballintra, until 11pm today. Removal to the Church of Ireland on Sunday for funeral service at 2pm with burial afterwards in Drumhome cemetery. House private on Sunday morning. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to the patients comfort fund Aras MicSuibhne, c/o Jackie Carron, Funeral Director or any family member. There will be no 12:15pm service in the Church of Ireland Ballintra on Sunday. All Churchgoers are urged to attend the 2pm Funeral Service to support the family.


Patrick Francis Burke, late of The Knather, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Peacefully at The Rock Nursing Unit, Ballyshannon. Removal from the Rock Nursing Unit at 5:15pm to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon for 6:15pm to repose overnight. Funeral mass on Sunday in St Patrick’s Church at 11am with interment in the Abbey Assaroe cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if so desired to the rock nursing unit patient comfort fund c/o Patrick McKenna, Funeral Director, Ballyshannon.


Moira Moylan (Nee Dervan) Rathedmond Estate, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo Univesity Hospital. Reposing At the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo on Sunday from 5.30pm with removal at 7.30pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception to arrive at 8pm. Mass of Christian burial at 12noon Monday followed by burial in Saint Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. House private please. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, C/O Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral directors , Pearse Road, Sligo .


Denis Smyth, St Brigids Place, Sligo. Unexpectedly at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Nazareth House Chapel from 5.30 pm on Monday with removal at 6.30pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo to arrive at 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception at 11.30 am on Tuesday morning, Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery.

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