Obituaries, Tuesday, April 18th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Stephanie Conlon, Sligo

Sister Mary Saint Michael Elizabeth Donworth, Sligo

Anna McGroarty, Donegal Town

Kathleen Hannon, Strandhill

Colette Connolly, Rossinver

Peter Griffin, Mountcharles

Clare Scanlon, Gurteen

Rodney Hilton, Donegal Town

Paddy Burns, Moneygold

Frances Winifred Flynn, Drumkeerin

Mona Hennigan, Glencar

Phoncie Haughey, Teelin 




Stephanie Conlon, nee White, Oakfield Crescent, Sligo.  Mass at 11.30am today in the Cathedral of Immaculate Conception, burial of ashes to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, care of Seamus Feehily & Son Funeral Directors.


Sister Mary Saint Michael Elizabeth Donworth, Nazareth House Convent, Church Hill, Sligo. Peacefully at the Nazareth House Convent, in her 105th year.  Mass of Christian Burial at 12pm today. Burial to follow in the Convent Cemetery.


Anna McGroarty, nee McBride, Ardeskin, Old Laghey Road, Donegal Town and formerly of Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal.  Funeral mass today at 11am in St. Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town, with burial immediately afterwards in St. Agatha’s Cemetery, Clar.  House private this morning please.


Kathleen Hannon, (nee O’Rourke) Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill, Co Sligo and formerly of Jink’s Avenue, Sligo.  Peacefully at Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill.  Mass of the Resurrection at 1.15pm in Sligo Cathedral today with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery afterwards.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo.


Colette Connolly, Kimmage, Dublin, formerly of Conrea, Rossinver, Co Leitrim.  Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo.  Funeral mass at 12pm today in St. Aiden’s Church, Ballaghmeehan, with burial afterwards in Rossinver new cemetery.  No flowers by request please, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice Sligo.


Peter Griffin, Station Road, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at his late residence.  11am funeral mass in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles, today with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to the Alzheimer’s society, c/o Gallagher Funeral Directors, Mountcharles, or any family member.  Family time this morning please.


Clare Scanlon, née O’Dowd, Gurteen, Co. Sligo and formerly of Curragh, Gurteen and Sale, Manchester.  Reposing at her daughter Madeline’s residence, Boyle Road, Gurteen, today from 4pm until Wednesday at 10pm.  House private thereafter please.  Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday at 12pm in St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen with burial afterwards in Gurteen Cemetery.


Rodney Hilton, 5 Clár Ná Sí, Clarcam, Donegal Town.  Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital.  Remains to arrive to St Agatha’s Church, Clar, Donegal Town on Wednesday for 6pm.  Funeral Mass on Thursday at 10:30am with removal afterwards to Lakelands Funeral Home & Crematorium Cavan.  Family flowers only, donations if so desired to the Renal Unit Letterkenny University Hospital. House strictly. Private at all times.


Paddy Burns Mount Temple, Moneygold, Co. Sligo.  Remains reposing at McGloin’s funeral home, Cliffoney, today from 6pm to 8.30pm.  Remains to arrive at St Molaise’s Church, Cliffoney, on Wednesday for 11am Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in Ahamlish Cemetery.  Family flowers only please.


Frances Winifred Flynn, St.Peter’s Court, Phibsborough, Dublin and formerly of Greaghnaslieve, Drumkeerin, Co.Leitrim, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Phoenix Park, Dublin.  Reposing at the Phoenix Park Community Nursing Unit Mass Room, St.Mary’s, today from 2pm until 5pm followed by removal to St.Brigid’s Church, Drumkeerin, Co.Leitrim arriving at 8.30pm.  Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am, burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Mona Hennigan, Lugatubber, Glencar, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at her home.  Remains reposing at the home of her daughter Maggie, Lugatubber, today from 5pm to 9pm.  Removal to St Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormack, on Wednesday morning to arrive for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in Sligo cemetery.  Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu if desired to the Palliative Care team Sligo.  House private on Wednesday morning please.


Phoncie Haughey, Rhannakilla, Teelin, Co Donegal. Unexpectedly. Funeral arrangements will be announced later.




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