Obituaries, Monday, December 26th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Jim Boyle, Frosses

Lorraine Lynch, Drumshanbo

Jimmy Ryan, Ballyshannon

Pat Russell, Collooney

John O’Rourke, Dowra

Elizabeth Nooney, Sligo

Edward Williams, Screen

Brendan Bruen, Geevagh

Maisie Cannon, Carrick


Jim Boyle, Drimbarren, Frosses, County Donegal.  Reposing at Gallagher’s funeral home today from 6pm to 8pm.  A memorial service will take place in the funeral home on Tuesday at 11am followed by private cremation afterwards.


Lorraine Lynch, Creenagh, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim, 23rd December 2016 suddenly at Sligo University Hospital, aged 18 years.  Dearly loved daughter of Francis and Catherine.  Devoted sister to Declan and David.  Remains reposing at her residence on Tuesday from 9pm and on Wednesday from 1pm with removal to arrive at St Patrick’s Church Drumshanbo for funeral mass on Thursday at 1pm followed by internment to the New Graveyard Drumshanbo.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to St. Ciaran’s Services, Summerhill  Carrick-on-Shannon c/o McKeon’s Funeral Directors, Cloone or any family member.  House strictly private on Thursday morning please.


Jimmy Ryan, Cloghore, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital in his 98th year.  Funeral arrangements to follow.  Enquires to Patsy McCauley Funeral Director on 07703210437.


Pat Russell, Carrignaghat, Collooney Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo university Hospital.  Reposing at the Church View Funeral Home, Collooney, on Tuesday evening from 5pm until 6:30pm with removal to the Church of the Assumption, Collooney, arriving at 7pm.  Funeral mass on Wednesday at 11am and burial afterwards in St. Nathys cemetery Collooney.


John O’Rourke, Corratubber, Dowra , Co. Cavan.  Peacefully at Aras Breiffne, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim.  Remains reposing in our Ladys Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton on Tuesday from 4pm to 6pm.  Removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Doobally, Dowra on Wednesday morning for funeral mass at 11am.  Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery


Elizabeth ( Betty) Nooney (nee Clancy), Jink’s Avenue , Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at The Foley & McGowan funeral home on Tuesday evening from 5pm with removal at 6.30pm to Sligo Cathedral arriving at 7pm.  Funeral mass on Wednesday morning at 11.30am with funeral proceeding afterwards to Sligo cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The North West Hospice, C/o The Foley & McGowan funeral home.


Edward Williams, Grangebeg, Screen, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital, Funeral arrangements later


Brendan Bruen, Tapp, Geevagh, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at his home.  Reposing at his home on Tuesday from 12pm until 5pm.  Removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh arriving at 6:30pm.  Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday at 2pm.  Interment afterwards in Corrig Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to the Palliative Care Team, Sligo.


Maisie Cannon, Crove, Carrick, Co. Donegal.  At Letterkenny General Hospital.  Remains will leave Shovlins Funeral Home, Ardara at 6pm today, to arrive at her late residence in Crove for 6.30pm.  Funeral Mass in St Cartha’s Church, Kilcar on Wednesday at 12pm with burial afterwards in the local cemetery.  House private from 11pm until 10am on both nights.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.