Obituaries, Friday, February 3rd, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Denis Mc Brien, Longwood, Co. Meath and Ballymote

Joe Roarke, Birmingham and Coolaney

Margaret Hanbury, Castlerea

Peter Hennessy, Sligo

Martin Gorman, Laghey

Michael Mc Gowan, Sligo

Eugene McGoldrick, Pettigo

Michael Towey, Gurteen

Kathleen Heron, Belleek


Denis Mc Brien, 59 Edgeworth Court, Longwood, Co. Meath and formerly of Teeling St., Ballymote. Peacefully at Our Lady’s Hospital Navan. Funeral Mass in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote this morning at 11am.  Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote.


Joe Roarke, Birmingham and 6 Rockfield Manor, Coolaney, Co Sligo. Formerly of Tullybane, Mount Temple, Moate, Co Westmeath. Peacefully at Marie Curie Hospice, Solihull. Reposing at Clarke’s Funeral Home, Coolaney, this evening from 5pm to 6.30pm, with removal to the Church of the Sacred Heart and St Joseph, Rockfield arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 12 noon.  Burial afterwards in Rockfield Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to the Rockfield Cemetery fund.


Margaret Hanbury (nee O’Leary), Ballindrimley, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon and formerly of Bantry, Co. Cork. Peacefully at her home. Mass of the Resurrection in St. Patrick’s Church, Castlerea,  at 11am this morning followed by interment in St. Joseph’s cemetery.


Peter Hennessy, Thornhill, Sligo and formerly of Belfast. Late of IT Sligo. Peacefully at The North West Hospice. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo this evening from 6pm  with removal at 8pm to Sligo Cathedral arriving at 8:30pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 12:30 pm on Saturday. Interment in Sligo Cemetery afterwards. House Private Please.  Family flowers only please , Donations in lieu if desired to  The North West Hospice C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.


Martin Gorman, Laghey, Co. Donegal. At Donegal Community Hospital. Remains reposing at the residence of his sister, Noreen Harvey, Laghey from 2pm until 10pm today. Removal from his sister’s residence on Saturday morning at 10:30am for 11am funeral mass in St. Bridget’s Church, Ballintra with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Michael McGowan,, Ferndale, Cairns Rd, Sligo and formerly of Leitrim South, Tubbercurry, Co Sligo. Suddenly. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard ,Sligo today from 4pm to 8pm. Funeral will arrive at St. John’s Church, Carraroe, on Saturday for Mass of the Resurrection at 1pm. Interment in Sligo Cemetery afterwards. House private please. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to Pieta House, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.


Eugene Mc Goldrick, Gortinessy, Pettigo, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Aras Mhic Shuibhne Nursing Home, Mullinasole, Laghey. Removal from Aras Mhic Shuibhne Nursing Home this evening (Friday) at 5pm to arrive at St.Joseph’s Church, Lettercran at 6pm. Requiem Mass at 11am on Saturday morning. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Michael Towey, Carrentemple, Gurteen, Co. Sligo. Reposing at his residence today from 1pm until 10pm. Removal on Saturday to St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen, for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Carrentemple Cemetery. Family time only on Saturday morning please.


Kathleen Heron, 3 St Patrick’s Terrace, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh. Funeral arrangements later with house private at present. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to the Patient Comfort Fund, Ward 8, South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen or to Marie Curie Nursing c/o Peter Carty Funeral Director, Garrison or any family member.

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.