Obituaries, Wednesday, December 7th, 6pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Helen Kerrin, Sligo

Alice O’Connell, Tubbercurry

Martin Sweeney, Maugheraboy

Mary Smales, Ballymote

Vincent Haren, Derrygonnelly



Helen Kerrin, (nee Boyd), Linnet Lane, Kevinsfort, Sligo and late of Wolfe Tone Street, Sligo. Peacefully at North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at her home at Linnnet Lane, Kevinsfort , until 8pm this evening. Home private at all other times. Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon on Thursday in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund or Dunally Alzheimers Day Care Centre Fund c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


Alice O’Connell , “San Giovanni”, Teeling St , Tubbercurry Co.Sligo and late of Monslatt , Killenaule , Co. Tipperary. Peacefully in St Attractas Nursing Home Charlestown . In her 91st year. Removal to O’Connell’s funeral home Killenaule, today with viewing from 6.30pm with removal at 8.30pm to arrive in St Marys church Killenaule at 9pm. Requiem mass on Thursday at 1pm with the burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please


Martin Sweeney, 12 Beachlawn, Maugheraboy, Sligo. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo this evening with removal at 6pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Mass of Christian Burial at 2.15pm on Thursday followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery.


Mary Smales, nee Doyle, O’Connell Street, Ballymote and late of Kilandy, Bunnanadden, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the Community Nursing Unit, Ballymote. Remains will repose the Nursing Unit on Thursday evening from 5pm to 630pm followed by removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote to arrive at 7pm. Funeral mass on Friday at 11am. Burial afterwards in Cloonameehan cemetery.


Vincent Haren, late of Whetstone, London. Formally Drumbeggan, Derrygonnelly. Peacefully South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen. Removal from McKeegan’s Funeral Home, Mill Street, Enniskillen, on Thursday at 5pm to arrive at St Patrick’s Church Derrygonnelly at 6pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Friday at 11am burial in adjoining cemetery. All enquiries to Damian McGovern Funeral Director’s Derrygonnelly.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.