Obituaries, Sunday, May 28th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Edward Kilfeather, Sligo

Sheila Colburn, Sligo           

Bridie Cavanagh, Ballyshannon

Elsie Petrie, Enniscrone

Tona Morgan, Sligo

Louie Mc Donagh, Curry

Bernadette Gallagher, Ardara

Tom McHugh, Ballygawley

John Joe Conwell, Drumkeerin




Edward (Eddie) Kilfeather, late of Drinaghan and Knocknarea, Sligo. Peacefully at Our Lady’s Hospice, Harold’s Cross, Dublin 6.  Funeral Mass on Monday at 11am in the Church of the Star of the Sea, Ransboro, with burial of ashes afterwards in St Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo.




Sheila Colburn (Nee Melly), Cranmore Drive, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo today from 5.30pm with removal at 7pm to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo arriving at 7.30pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Monday at 11am with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery afterwards. House Private Please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Manorhamilton Hospital, orthopaedic unit care of Foley and Mc Gowan Funeral Home.



Bridie Cavanagh, Late of 16 Cluain Barron, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal and formerly of Kildoney.  Peacefully, at Áras Mhac Shuibhne Nursing Home, Mussinasole, Laghey.  Reposing at her late residence today with removal at 6.30pm to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon for 7pm.  To repose overnight.  Mass of the resurrection on Monday in St. Patrick’s Church at 11am with interment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery.  All enquires to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors Ballyshannon on 087 2485819.



Elsie Petrie, (nee Carroll), Frankfort, Enniscrone.  Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina, today until 6pm.  Funeral will arrive to Kilglass Church of Ireland, on Monday for funeral service at 1.30pm with interment afterwards in the church grounds.



Tona Morgan, (nee Kelly), Rosehill, Sligo and late of Bayside, Dublin. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo.  Reposing at Nazareth House Chapel from 6pm on Monday.  Removal at 7.30pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo.  Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am on Tuesday.  Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery.  House strictly private.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice Fund c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Louie Mc Donagh, Ballincurry, Curry, Co. Sligo.  At the ICU in Galway University Hospital.  Father of Siobhan Mc Gloin, Cliffoney, Co. Sligo and James, Curry.  Reposing at Coen’s Funeral Home, The Square, Tubbercurry on Monday from 4pm until 7.45pm with removal to The Church of The Immaculate Conception, Curry arriving at 8.30pm.  Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 12pm with burial afterwards in Rhue Cemetery, Tubbercurry.  House private please.  No Flowers Please.  Donations in lieu if desired to ICU Galway University Hospital c/o Mc Gloin Undertakers, Cliffoney.



Bernadette Gallagher, nee Herron, Stonebrook, Loughros Point,Ardara.  Remains reposing at her Daughter Loraine’s residence in Loughros Point.  Funeral from there on Monday morning at 10.15am to The Church Of The Holy Family, Ardara for 11am requiem Mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The Alzimers Unit at Glenties Day Centre c/o any family Member.



Tom McHugh, Killawe, Ballygawley, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital after a short illness.  Reposing at his home on Monday from 4pm to 10pm, house private thereafter.  Removal on Tuesday to the Church of the Assumption, Sooey, to arrive for funeral mass at 12pm, burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Sooey.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to the North West Hospice, C/O any family member.



John Joe Conwell, Highbury, London and formerly of Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim.  Removal on Wednesday from Fowley’s Funeral Home. Dromahair to St. Brigid’s Church, Drumkeerin for funeral mass at 11am.  Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.