Obituaries, Thursday, March 9th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Michael Murphy, Culleens

Mary Wynne, Sligo

Kathleen Scanlon, Sligo

Winnifred Hannon, Gurteen

John McGowan, Kinlough

Josephine Gillespie, Killybegs

Patrick McMorrow, Drumcliff

Frank McKeon, Drumshambo


Michael Murphy, Glan, Culleens, Co. Sligo. Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina, this evening from 7pm until 9pm. Funeral will arrive to the Church of the Holy Family, Kilglass, on Friday for 12 noon requiem mass with burial afterwards to St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Kilglass.


Mary Wynne, Rosses Point and Thornhill, Sligo. Peacefully at The Mater Private Hospital, after a long illness. Daughter of the late Jack and Joan Wynne, Boyle, Co Roscommon. Deeply regretted by her brother John, sister-in-law Dervilla, their family, Ross, Nessa and Sam, and colleagues in Cregg House. Mass of Thanksgiving at 12 noon on Friday in St.Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo, followed by burial in Assylinn Cemetery, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.


Kathleen Scanlon, Upper John St, Sligo. Peacefully at St. John’s Hospital, Sligo. Reposing at the Foley & McGowan Funeral Home, Market yard, Sligo this evening from 6pm to 7pm. Removal from the funeral home on Friday morning at 11.15am to The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am. Interment in Sligo Cemetery afterwards.


Winnifred Hannon, nee Scanlon, Kilfree, Gurteen, Co. Sligo. Peacefully. Reposing at her residence. Removal this evening to St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen, arriving at 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Friday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Carrentemple Cemetery.


John McGowan, also known as John the Shoemaker of Cloonawillin, Kinlough, Co, Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his family home today with removal to St. Aidan’s Church, Kinlough for funeral mass on Friday at 12 noon followed by burial in the new cemetery, Kinlough. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, Sligo. House Private please on Friday morning. A one-way system will operate, with all traffic going to the family home entering from the Manorhamilton/Kinlough road at Park.


Josephine Gillespie, 5 Points, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. In England. Remains arriving at St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs on Friday for 7pm. Funeral mass on Saturday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in the local cemetery.


Patrick McMorrow, Coolbeg, Drumcliff, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the Mowlam Nursing Home. Remains reposing at McGloin’s funeral home, Cliffoney on Friday from 5pm until 6.30pm. Removal to St. Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac, to arrive at 7pm. Requiem mass on Saturday at 11am with burial afterwards in Rathcormac Cemetery. House Private Please.


Frank McKeon, Woodside, Carrick road, Drumshambo, Co. Leitrim and formerly of Lisacarn, Ballinmore, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully. Remains reposing at his residence from 4pm until 9pm on Friday. Family time thereafter please. Requiem mass on Saturday at 12 noon in St. Patrick’s Church, Drumshambo followed by burial in Drumshambo cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to the North West Hospice c/o M.J. McLoughlin Funeral Directors, Carrick on Shannon or any family member


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.