Obituaries, Wednesday, December 28th, 10am  


Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Lorraine Lynch, Drumshanbo

Jimmy Ryan, Ballyshannon

Pat Russell, Collooney

John O’Rourke, Dowra

Elizabeth Nooney, Sligo

Edward Williams, Skreen

Brendan Bruen, Geevagh

Maisie Cannon, Carrick

Annie Henry, Culeens

Tom McDonagh, Ballinacarrow

Roland Armstrong, Beltra

John McGauran, Ballisodare


Lorraine Lynch, Creenagh, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim.  Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital, aged 18 years.  Remains reposing at her residence today 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. Reposing at the Family home tonight from 10pm with removal on Thursday morning at 10am to St Patrick’s church, Ballyshannon for 11am requiem mass followed by Interment in St Patrick’s cemetery, Belleek.


Pat Russell, Carrignaghat, Collooney Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo university Hospital.  Funeral mass in the Church of the Assumption, Collooney, this morning at 11am and burial afterwards in St. Nathys cemetery Collooney.


John O’Rourke, Corratubber, Dowra, Co. Cavan.  Peacefully at Aras Breiffne, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim. Removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Doobally, Dowra this 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.  Funeral mass in Sligo Cathedral this 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, Skreen, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Removal from his residence today to arrive at Skreen Church of Ireland for 2pm service, with burial afterwards in Church Grounds.  Family time only this morning.  Family flowers only please.


Brendan Bruen, Tapp, Geevagh, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at his home.  Mass of Christian Burial in St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh, today 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.  Funeral Mass in St Cartha’s Church, Kilcar today at 12 noon with burial afterwards in the local cemetery.


Annie Henry, (nee Kilcullen), of Cartron, Culleens, Co Sligo & late of Ballymeeney, Dromore West.  Peacefully at her residence. Funeral will arrive at the Church of the Holy family, Kilglass today for 12pm requiem mass followed by burial in St. Patricks Cemetery, Kilglass.  House Private Please.


Tom McDonagh, Rathnarrow, Ballinacarrow, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at St. John’s Hospital, Sligo. Reposing at the residence of his daughter and son in law, Paula & Kieran Roddy, Ballygawley road, Carraroe today from 2pm to 7pm. Removal to the church of St. Fechin & Lassara, Ballinacarrow arriving at 7.45pm. Funeral mass on Thursday morning at 11.30am with burial after in Kilvarnat cemetery. Family flowers only, donations if desired to the patients comfort fund, St. John’s Hospital, Sligo.


Roland Armstrong, Beltra, Co. Sligo. Suddenly. Remains will arrive at Christ Church, Beltra, on Friday morning for service at 10am with committal in Mount Jerome Crematorium, Harold’s Cross, Dublin at 2.30pm. House strictly private.


John McGauran, Lugawarry, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Reposing in St. Mary’s Oratory, Ballisodare on Thursday evening from 5pm until 7pm. Funeral will arrive in St. Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, Ballisodare on Friday morning for 11am funeral mass followed by burial in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. House private please. Family Flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo, C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons, Funeral Directors, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.