Obituaries, Monday, May 8th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



John O’Brien, Ballyshannon

Ursula Higgins, Sligo






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 Gavin’s Funeral Home, Knox Street, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo from 7pm to 8pm today.  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 Ashbourne, Co. Meath.  Peacefully at her home.  Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo, from 5.30pm today 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.