Obituaries, Saturday, April 8th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Marlucia Turano, Manorhamilton

Kevin Barry, Sligo

Margaret Leonard, Sligo

Patrick Mullen, Tullaghan

Hugh Duggan, Pettigo

Seamus McHale, Doocastle

John Harte, Leckaun

Martin Mooney, Sligo






Marlucia Turano, 47 Cluainin Park, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim and formerly of the Philippines. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Former staff nurse at Our Lady’s Hospital, Manorhamilton. Prayers at her home on Sunday at 2pm with removal afterwards to Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers to Cancer Care West, c/o any family member.



Kevin Barry, Clara Court, Farmhill Road, Sligo, and formerly Ballinode, Sligo.  Late staff of Bus Eireann.  Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo.  Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel from 4pm on Sunday with removal at 5:30pm to St Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, to arrive at 6pm.  Mass of Christian Burial at 11am on Monday with burial to follow in St Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. No flowers by request.  Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, C/o Seamus Feeley and Sons Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.



Margaret Leonard, nee Murphy “Pine Lodge”, Strandhill  Road, Sligo.  Peacefully at the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo, from 6.30pm with liturgy of prayer at 8.30pm on Sunday. Mass of Christian Burial at 12.30 pm on Monday at the Nazareth House Chapel followed by burial in Saint Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice c/o Seamus Feehily and Son’s Funeral Directors, Pearse road, Sligo. House Private Please.


Patrick (Paddy) Mullen, Duncarberry, Tullaghan, Co. Leitrim.  At Aras MicSuibhne Nursing Home, Mullinasole, Laghey, Co. Donegal.  Brother of Molly McGoldrick, Glasbolie, Ballintra, Co Donegal.  Removal from Aras MicSuibhne Nursing Home, Mullinasole, this evening at 7pm to arrive at St Aiden’s Church,  Kinlough for 8pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 11am followed by burial afterwards in St Aiden’s Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to the patients comfort fund, Aras MicSuibhne, Mullinasole, Laghey, C/o Jackie Carron Funeral Director.



Hugh Duggan, peacefully, at the Graan Nursing Home, Enniskillen and formerly of Mill St. Pettigo, Co. Donegal. Remains reposing at his daughter Mary’s residence, Lough Derg Road, Pettigo. Removal on Sunday at 11.30 am to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Pettigo for Requim Mass at 12pm.  Burial afterwards to adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu of flowers to Alzheimer’s Society N.I., to any family member or to Pat Britton, funeral director.



Seamus McHale (suddenly) Cloonlarin, Rooskey, Doocastle, Co. Mayo.  Reposing at his home today from 3pm until 10pm.  House private on Sunday please.  Removal on Sunday to St. Joseph’s Church, Rooskey, arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 2pm.  Funeral afterwards to Carracastle Cemetery.  Family flowers only.  Donations, if so desired, to the Irish Heart Foundation, c/o Coen’s Funeral Directors, Tubbercurry.



John Harte, Gortnaskeagh, Leckaun, Co. Leitrim peacefully in his 97th year at North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel Manorhamilton on Sunday evening from 6pm to 9pm. Removal to Mary Mother of God Church Newtownmanor on Monday morning to arrive for 11am funeral mass, burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu to North West Hospice Sligo.



Martin Mooney, Cartron Heights, Sligo and late of Abbeyville, Sligo, peacefully at his home.  Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 4pm on Monday.  Removal at 5.30pm to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan.  Mass of the Resurrection at 11am on Tuesday.  Private cremation will follow.  House private.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Dialysis Unit at Sligo University Hospital, c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.