Obituaries, Monday, March 20th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Rita Sweeney, Sligo and Drumfin

Frances Jinks, Shannon and Templeboy

Cathie Cunningham, Carrick

Paddy McDonald, Sligo and Glencar

Ann Mullen, Sligo

Noel Casey, Ballinful

Johnny Frank Mahon, Skreen

Peter Naughton, Castleconnor and Culleens

Micheál Carty, Ballintogher & Sligo

Eileen Gallagher, Cliffoney


Rita Sweeney, Pearse Rd, Sligo and formerly of Coolteen, Drumfin, Co Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection at 11am this morning in St. Anne’s Church, Sligo, with burial in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney, afterwards.  House private please.


Frances Jinks, (nee Kilgannon), Shannon, Sligo and late of Templeboy, Co. Sligo.  Mass of the Resurrection at 11:30am today in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo, burial follows in Sligo Cemetery.


Cathie Cunningham, Glen Road, Carrick.  Funeral Mass today at 11am in St Columba’s Church, Carrick, with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Family time until 10am.  Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Donegal Hospice through Curran’s Funeral Services.


Paddy McDonald, (known as Packie), Ardcairn, Sligo and late of Gurteen, Glencar, Co. Leitrim, formerly of The Blue Lagoon, Sligo. Funeral mass this morning at 11am in St Osnat’s Church, Glencar, with burial afterwards in Killenora cemetery.


Ann (Nan) Mullen, (nee Laing), Hanley Terrace, Temple St., Sligo. Suddenly at her home. Funeral arrangements to be announced later. Enquiries to Foley & McGowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo on 071 91 62140.


Noel Casey, Ballintemple, Ballinful, Co. Sligo and formerly of the Irish Embassy, The Hague, Netherlands, and An Garda Siochána.  Home private please.  Humanist Service at 3.30pm today in the Garden Chapel, Mount Jerome Crematorium, Dublin.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice fund, c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


Johnny Frank Mahon, Doonflynn, Skreen, Co. Sligo.  Reposing at the residence of his son and daughter in law Michael and Paula Mahon, Doonflynn, Skreen all day today. Removal on Tuesday morning to Saint Adamnan’s Church, Skreen, arriving for 12 noon Funeral Mass followed by burial in Saint Mary’s Cemetery.  Family Flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors, Ballisodare. House private to family on Tuesday morning please.


Peter Naughton, Newtown, Castleconnor and formerly of Carns, Culleens, Co. Sligo.  Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina, today from 5pm with removal at 7:30pm to St. Joseph’s Church, Castleconnor, arriving at 8pm.  Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 11am with funeral proceeding to Killanley Cemetery.


Micheál (Mickey) Carty, Kingsfort, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo and formerly of 21 Maugheraboy Estate, Co. Sligo.  Reposing at his home today from 6pm to 11pm, house private thereafter.  Removal on Tuesday to St. Theresa’s Church, Ballintogher, for funeral mass at 12pm.  Burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Pieta House.


Eileen Gallagher, nee Dawson, Chapel Rd, Cliffoney, Co. Sligo. At the Oncology Unit, Sligo University Hospital. Arriving at St. Molaise’s Church Cliffoney, on Tuesday morning for 12 noon Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in St. Ninidh’s Cemetery, Bundoran. House Private to Family and Friends please. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Oncology Unit, Sligo University Hospital c/o Mc Gloin Undertakers.  

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.