Obituaries, Tuesday, January 3rd, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Marie Monnelly, Ballinacarrow

Cassie O’Donnell, Inver

John Oliver Battell, England and Ballymote

Bertie Kivlehan, Rosses Point

Paul Kilgannon, Sligo

Sean Mc Guinness, Sligo

Gerry Wynne, Arigna

Jackie Mahon, Sligo




Marie Monnelly, nee Coleman, Foxrock, County Dublin, and formerly of Ballinacarrow, County Sligo. Wife of Gerry, and mother of Katie, Fergus, Donal and Ellen. Removal this morning to Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Foxrock, arriving for 11am funeral mass, followed by burial at Dean’s Grange Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to the Irish Cancer Society.


Cassie O’Donnell, Thower, Inver, County Donegal, peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. Removal this morning at 10:30am to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Frosses for 11am funeral mass with interment afterwards in the Cranny road cemetery, Frosses.


John Oliver Battell, (known as Ollie) Lancashire, England & formerly of Ardnaglass, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully following a long illness. Funeral arriving on Wednesday at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote at 7pm via Ireland West Knock Airport. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 12pm, followed by burial in St. Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote. Family flowers only. Donations, in lieu if desired, to Macmillan Cancer Support, care of any family member.


Bertie Kivlehan, Colmcille Drive, Rosses Point, Co Sligo and formerly of Lower Rosses. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Mass of the Resurrection in St Columba’s Church, Rosses Point today at 12 noon with burial in Rosses Point Cemetery afterwards.

Paul Kilgannon, Avondale, Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection in St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo at 11am this morning. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House private. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


Sean McGuinness, Mc Guinness’s Pub, Market St., Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Funeral will arrive at Sligo Cathedral this afternoon at 2:30pm for Mass of the Resurrection with burial in Sligo Cemetery afterwards. Family flowers only please.

Gerry Wynne, Timpaun, Lough Allen, Arigna, Co.Roscommon. Son of Johnny and Bridgie Wynne, Lough Allen. At Sligo University Hospital. Funeral arrangements to be announced later. Enquiries to Seamus Gallagher Funeral Director, Drumkeerin on 0872448642.


Jackie Mahon, St. Anne’s Terrace, Sligo. Suddenly At Sligo University Hospital. Retired Staff Clifford Electrical. Funeral arrangements to be announced later. House Private Please. Enquiries to Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home on 0719162140.



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