Obituaries, Saturday, January 21st, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Patrick Joseph Rooney, Manorhamilton

Bernadette Cryan, Ballinamore

Órán Nibbs, Letterkenny

Margaret Burns, Dromard



Patrick Joseph Rooney, known as Josie, Cornastalk, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at his home in his 88th year. Reposing at his home today from 2pm until 6pm with removal to arrive at St. Clare’s Church, Manorhamilton for funeral mass at 11.30am on Sunday morning, followed by burial in adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Our Lady’s Hospital patient comfort fund c/o Murphy & Fox funeral directors, Manorhamilton.



Bernadette Cryan, nee O’Brien. Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim and late of O’Connell Street, Sligo. Peacefully at the Laurel Lodge, Longford. Reposing at her home today from 2pm until 6pm followed by removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballinamore, at 7.30pm. Requiem mass on Sunday at 1.30pm. Burial afterward in Aughnasheelin cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to the Alzheimers Society.



Órán Nibbs, age 7 years, of Rathonnell, Trentagh, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal.n  Son of Colm and Ashling Nibbs formerly of Sligo.
Grandson of Dermot Mitchell, Rosehill, Sligo and Grandson of John and Helen Nibbs, Joe Mc Donnell Drive, Sligo.  Remains will repose at his home from 12pm to 8pm today and from 12pm to 8pm on Sunday.  Funeral from there on Monday at 10.30am for mass at 11am in The Church of the Irish Marytrs, Letterkenny.  Interment afterwards in Carrigans Cemetry, Maugherow, Co. Sligo
Family time please from 8pm to 12am and on the morning of the funeral.  Enquiries to Charlie Mc Clafferty funeral directors, Churchill, Letterkenny on 0749137018


Margaret Burns, Finnure, Dromard, Co. Sligo.  Remains reposing in Saint Marys Oratory Ballisodare, on Sunday evening from 5pm with removal at 6.30 to Saint Adamnans Church Skreen arriving for 7pm, Funeral Mass on Monday at 11am followed by Cremation in Lakelands Crematorium Cavan, House Private  Please.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.