Obituaries, Thursday, June 8th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Noel Laing, Kilmactranny

David Devaney, Collooney

Frank Regan, Ballymote

Kathleen Flaherty, Monasteraden

Annie Josephine Lavin, Gurteen


Noel Laing, London and formerly of Ammer, Kilmactranny Co. Sligo. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon this evening until 7pm. Removal to St. Brigid’s Church, Highwood, arriving at 7.30pm. Mass of Christian Burial tomorrow Friday at 11am. Interment afterwards in Kilmactranny Cemetery. House strictly private please.


David Devaney, Landing, New York, USA, and formerly of Carricknagat, Collooney, Co Sligo. Suddenly. Remains will repose at the family residence at Carricknagat on Saturday from 2pm to 10pm. Removal on Sunday at 12:30pm to the Church of the Assumption, Collooney, for funeral Mass at 1pm. Burial afterwards in St Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the Kevin Bell Repatriation Fund, C/o Michael Perry Funeral Directors. House private to family members on Sunday please.

Frank Regan, Derrinabruck, Cloontia, Ballymote. Peacefully at home. Reposing in The Sharkey Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen on Friday from 4pm. until 6pm. with removal to St. Colman’s Church, Derrinacartha, arriving at 7pm. (via Cloonmeen). Mass of the Resurrection on Saturday at 11am, followed by interment in Carracastle cemetery. Family flowers only, please. Donations if desired to a charity of your choice, c/o Sharkey Funeral Directors.

Kathleen Flaherty, (née Duffy), Shroofe, Monasteraden. Peacefully at University Hospital, Sligo. In her 89th, year. Reposing in The Sharkey Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen on Saturday from 7.30pm with removal at 9pm to St. Aidan’s Church, Monasteraden, arriving at 9.30pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Sunday at 11am, followed by interment in Monasteraden Cemetery.


Annie Josephine Lavin, née Finn, Killshalvey, Gurteen, Co. Sligo. Reposing on Saturday in Perry’s Funeral Home, Ballymote, from 4pm until 8pm. Removal from her residence on Sunday to Killavil Church. Mass of the Resurrection at 1pm. Burial afterwards in Gurteen Cemetery. House private please.


A Month’s Mind Mass for the late Tommie Regan, Strandhill Road, Sligo and late of Chaffpool, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo, will be celebrated on Saturday June 10th. at 10.30am in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo.



A Month’s Mind Mass for the late Anna Gallagher, “Tobernalt House”, Aughamore Near, Sligo, will be celebrated at the 11.30am Mass on Sunday June 11th. in St. John’s Church Carraroe, Sligo.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.