Obituaries, Friday, March 10th, 10am

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, Drumshanbo

Jim Curran, Ballyshannon



Michael Murphy, Glan, Culleens, Co. Sligo. Funeral will arrive to the Church of the Holy Family, Kilglass, today for 12 noon requiem mass with burial afterwards to St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Kilglass.


Mary Wynne, Rosses Point and Thornhill, Sligo. Mass of Thanksgiving at 12 noon today in St.Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo, followed by burial in Assylinn Cemetery, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.


Kathleen Scanlon, Upper John St, Sligo. Removal from the Foley & McGowan funeral home this 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. Mass of the Resurrection in St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen, today at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Carrentemple Cemetery.


John McGowan, also known as John the Shoemaker of Cloonawillin, Kinlough, Co, Leitrim. Removal from his family home today to St. Aidan’s Church, Kinlough for funeral mass 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 this morning.


Josephine Gillespie, 5 Points, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. In England. Remains arriving at St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs this evening 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 today 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, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim and formerly of Lisacarn, Ballinmore, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully. Remains reposing at his residence from 4pm until 9pm today. Family time thereafter please. Requiem mass on Saturday at 12 noon in St. Patrick’s Church, Drumshanbo followed by burial in Drumshanbo 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


Jim Curran, Bishop Street, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Suddenly.  Reposing at his late residence today from 2pm to 10pm with remains going to St Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, on Saturday morning for 11am funeral Mass with burial afterward in the Abbey Cemetery.  House private on the morning of the funeral please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, C/o McGee’s Funeral Home, or any family member please.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.