Obituaries, Friday, December 2nd, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Walter Kivlehan, Lavagh

Tommy McLoughlin, Garrison

Martin Gilroy, Sligo

Mick Mullaney, Keash

Patricia Garrity, Enniskillen

Tom Leonard, Ballinfull

Rosaleen McDonagh, Sligo

Sister Margaret McGrath, Monaghan

Michael Coen, Sligo

Jackie Bonner, Doochary

Fintan Kilgannon, Dromore West

Florence Elizabeth Elliott, Florencecourt

Phonsie Rooney, Dromahair

Michael Kelly, Newtownmanor

Liam McHugh, Mountcharles



Walter Kivlehan, Cloondrihara, Lavagh, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Former officer of Sligo GAA County Board and Connacht GAA Council. Mass of the Resurrection in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mullinabreena today at 12 noon with burial immediately afterward in Court Abbey Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to the Coronary Care or Intensive Care units in Sligo University Hospital, C/o Mullen Funeral Directors.


Tommy McLoughlin, Chester, England and late of Ross, Cashel, Garrison, Co. Fermanagh. Remains arriving to St. Joseph’s church, Cashel this evening at 7pm. Funeral mass on Saturday morning at 11am with interment to the adjoining cemetery. Enquiries to Conway funeral directors, Belcoo on 028 66 386 231.


Martin Gilroy, Rathedmond estate, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Funeral to arrive at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo, this morning for Mass of Christian burial at 11.30am. Burial to follow in Sligo cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice c/o Seamus Feehily & Son Funeral Directors. House private to family please.


Mick Mullaney, Seenaghroe, Keash, Ballymote; peacefully at Sligo Regional Hospital. Funeral mass at 12 noon today in St. Kevin’s Church, Keash, with burial afterwards at Knockbrack Cemetery. Family flowers only please.


Patricia Garrity, nee Brennan, late of 13 Killynure Crescent, Enniskillen, peacefully. Removal from her home this morning to arrive at St Patrick’s Church, Derrygonnelly, for funeral mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Enquiries to Damian McGovern Funeral Directors.


Tom Leonard, Augharrow, Ballinfull, Co Sligo. Removal from his home this morning to the Church of Mary Immaculate, Grange, to arrive for Requiem Mass at 12 noon . Burial afterwards in Ahamlish cemetery . House private on Friday morning please.


Rosaleen McDonagh (nee O’Grady), St. Anne’s Terrace, Sligo. Peacefully in the Rosses Unit at St. John’s Community Hospital, Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection  at 1pm today in St. John’s Community Hospital Chapel. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery.


Sister Margaret McGrath, St Louis Convent, Monaghan, and formerly of Carrigeengeare, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim. At St Joseph’s Nursing Home, Ballybay in her 93rd year. Funeral mass in the St. Louis Convent Chapel, Monaghan, today at 12 noon followed by burial in St. Joseph’s New Cemetery, Latlurcan.


Michael (Ginger) Coen, Jinks avenue, Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice. Reposing at the Foley & McGowan funeral home, Market yard, Sligo this evening from 6pm with removal at 7.30pm to Sligo Cathedral arriving at 8pm. Mas of the Resurrection at 11.30am on Saturday with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery afterwards. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice c/o Foley & McGowan funeral directors, Market yard, Sligo.


Jackie Bonner, nee Meehan. Derryhenny, Doochary and formerly 18 Harbour View Drive, Killybegs. Remains reposing at her home at Derrhenny, Doochary. Removal from there on Saturday morning at 10:30am to St. Brigit’s Church, Lettermacaward for requiem mass at 11am followed by burial in Cill Bhride cemetery. House private on the morning of the funeral except to family and close friends.


Fintan Kilgannon, Ballyglass, Dromore West, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Funeral will arrive to the Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Dromore West this evening at 6pm. Requiem mass on Saturday at 11am with burial afterwards in Churchhill cemetery, Dromore West. House Strictly private. Family flowers only please. Donation if desired to the North West Hospice, Sligo.


Florence Elizabeth Elliott, late of Mullaghbane House, Florencecourt. Funeral arriving at St. John’s Church, Florencecourt this evening at 6:30pm. Funeral service on Saturday at 1pm. Burial in the adjoining Churchyard. Family flowers only. House private please. Donations in lieu if desired to the Chest, Heart and Stroke Association c/o WT Morrison Funeral Directors, Enniskillen.


Phonsie Rooney, Drumlease, Dromahair and formerly of Carrickeeney, Glencar, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at the North West Hospice Sligo. Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton this evening from 6.30pm to 8pm with removal to St Osnat’s Church, Glencar to arrive  at 8.30pm. Funeral mass on Saturday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in Diffreen cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Sligo.


Michael Kelly, Ballinabull, Newtownmanor, Co Leitrim. Peacefully at Arus Breffni, Manorhamilton. Remains reposing at Arus Breffni on Sunday evening from 6pm until 7.15pm with removal to Mary Mother of God Church, Newtownmanor to arrive at 8pm. Funeral mass on Monday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in Carrickatemple Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to Arus Breffni patient comfort fund c/o Connolly & McDonald Funeral Directors, Manorhamilton.


Liam McHugh, Drumalust, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. Tragically. Remains will be reposing at his late residence this evening from 7pm. Funeral mass on Sunday at 1pm in the Church of the Holy Redeemer, Drimarone, with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. House private please for family and friends only.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.