Obituaries, Sunday, May 7th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Ivan Diver, Ballyshannon

John O’Brien, Ballyshannon

Ursula Higgins, Sligo





Ivan Diver, Coolchooly, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.  Unexpected.  Reposing at the Shiel Hospital Mortuary today from 1.30pm with removal at 6.30pm to arrive at St. Anne’s Church, Ballyshannon for 7pm.  Funeral service in St. Anne’s Church on Monday at 2pm with service of internment in the adjoining churchyard.  Family Flowers only.  Donations in lieu if so desired to St. Anne’s parish church c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon or any family member.  House private please.




John O’Brien, Ex Company Sergeant, 28th Battalion, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal, and formerly of Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo.  Peacefully in Sligo University Hospital following a short illness.  Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 2pm on Monday.  Removal at 5pm to Gavins Funeral Home, Knox Street, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo and reposing from 7pm to 8pm in Gavins Funeral Home.  Mass of the Resurrection at 12pm on Tuesday in St. Patricks Church, Ballyhaunis.  Burial follows in Ballyhaunis cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Oncology Unit at Sligo University Hospital c/o Sean Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.




Ursula Higgins, nee Broderick, Cartron, Sligo, and formally of Limerick and Ashbourn Co. Meath.  Peacefully at her home.  Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo, from 5.30pm on Monday with removal at 7.30pm to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, to arrive at 8pm.  Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon on Tuesday, burial to follow in Rathcormac cemetery.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.