Obituaries, Thursday, December 29th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Lorraine Lynch, Drumshanbo

Jimmy Ryan, Ballyshannon

Tom McDonagh, Ballinacarrow

Roland Armstrong, Beltra

John McGauran, Ballisodare


Lorraine Lynch, Creenagh, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim.  Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital, aged 18 years. Removal from her home to arrive at St Patrick’s Church, Drumshanbo, for funeral mass today 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 this morning please.

Jimmy Ryan, Cloghore, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital in his 98th year. Removal from the family home this morning at 10am to St Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, for 11am requiem mass followed by interment in St Patrick’s Cemetery, Belleek.

Tom McDonagh, Rathnarrow, Ballinacarrow, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at St. John’s Hospital, Sligo. Funeral mass in the Church of St. Fechin & Lassara, Ballinacarrow, this 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 4pm. House strictly private.

 John McGauran, Lugawarry, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Reposing in St. Mary’s Oratory, Ballisodare, this 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.



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