Obituaries, Tuesday, January 31st 3pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Thomas Brendan Scanlon, Riverstown

Peter Daly, Ballyshannon

Angela Chrystal, Sligo

Sally Foley, Skreen

Ronald Callaghan, Sligo

Denis Mc Brien, Longwood, Co. Meath and Ballymote



Thomas Brendan Scanlon, Castleview House, Drumfin, Riverstown, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at his residence.  Remains reposing at the Perry Funeral Home, Ballymote, this evening from 5pm to 6:30pm to arrive at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, at 7pm.  Funeral mass on Wednesday at 12 noon.  Burial immediately afterwards in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney.  House private to family. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to the North West Hospice, care of any family member.


Peter Daly, Abbeylands, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at St. John’s Hospital, Sligo. Reposing at the Sheil Hospital mortuary from 2pm until 8pm today. Removal from there on Wednesday morning at 10:30am to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon for 11am Mass of the Resurrection followed by interment in the Abbey Cemetery. House private please.


Angela Chrystal, nee Monaghan, Ashbrook, Pearse Road, Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice. Reposing at her home from 5pm to 8pm on Wednesday. Removal from her home at 1:30pm on Thursday to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo, to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 2pm. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice or SHOUT, c/o Seamus Feehily and Son, Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo. House strictly private to family on Thursday morning please.


Sally Foley, nee Kilcullen, Larragh, Skreen and late of Ballymeeney, Dromore West, Co. Sligo. In her 98th year. Peacefully at the Mowlam Nursing Home, Sligo. Reposing at Sweeney’s Funeral Home, Dromore West, this evening from 6pm with removal at 7.30pm to St. Adamnan’s Church, Skreen for 8pm. Requiem mass on Wednesday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Skreen.


Ronald (Ronnie) Callaghan, Stephen McDonagh Place, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his sister Mairead O’Boyle’s Home at 59 St. John’s Terrace, Sligo from 4pm on Wednesday with removal at 7pm to Sligo Cathedral arriving at 7.30pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday at 12 noon with funeral proceeding after to Sligo Cemetery. Please note changes to these arrangements. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Friends of Sligo University Hospital, c/o Foley & McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo.


Denis Mc Brien, 59 Edgeworth Court, Longwood, Co. Meath and formerly of Teeling St., Ballymote. Peacefully at Our Lady’s Hospital Navan. Remains will repose at the Perry Funeral Home Ballymote on Thursday evening from 5pm to 6.30pm.  Followed by removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote to arrive at 7pm.  Funeral Mass Friday at 11am.  Burial afterwards in St. Columbas Cemetery Ballymote.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.