Obituaries, Wednesday, March 15th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Betty Comiskey, Sligo

Paddy Devaney, Leckaun

Jimmy Gallagher, Ballyshannon

Peter Keaney, Belcoo

Noel Rooney, Manorhamilton


Betty Comiskey nee Duggan, Cranmore Drive, Sligo. Peacefully at her home. Reposing at the Nazarath House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo from 5.30 pm on Friday with removal at 7.30 pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Sligo to arrive at 8pm. Mass of Christian burial at 11.30 am on Saturday burial to follow in Sligo cemetery . Family flowers only please. Donations in Lieu to the Assisted Pilgrims to Lourdes Fund c/o Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Director, Pearse rd., Sligo.


Paddy Devaney, Cornalaughta, Leckaun, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the home of his niece Martina Gallagher and Noel Gallagher, Mullagh, Dromahair today until 8pm. House private thereafter. Removal on Thursday morning to Mary Mother of God Church, Newtownmanor for funeral mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Jimmy Gallagher, Late of Erne Street, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his late residence today from until 11pm tonight and on Thursday morning from 10am with removal at 11:45am to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon for mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon with interment in the Abbey Assaroe cemetery, Ballyshannon. Family flowers only. Donation in lieu if so desired to the Oncology Unit level three at Sligo University Hospital c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon


Peter Keaney (Pron: Kaney), 35 Main Street, Belcoo. Peacefully at the South West Acute Hospital in Enniskillen. Remains reposing at his residence this evening with removal on Thursday evening at 8pm to St. Patrick’s Church, Holywell arriving at 8:30pm. Funeral mass on Friday at 1pm with burial to the adjoining cemetery.


Noel Rooney, Glenwood, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim. Following an illness. At University Hospital Galway. Funeral arrangements later.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.