Obituaries, Monday, July 17th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Frankie Fox, Sligo

Rita McCullins, Laghey

Pearse Gilligan, Ballisodare

Thomas McGoldrick, Dromahair

Eddie McGettrick, Ballymote

Margaret Kennedy, Carrick

Mary McKenna, Dromahair

Francis Scanlon, Cloonloo

Annie Connor, Dromore West

Angela Curran, England and Sligo



Frankie Fox, Tottenham, England, and late of 27 Treacy Avenue, Sligo. Peacefully at North Middlesex University Hospital. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Enquiries to Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo on 071-9159999 or 0872411114.


Rita McCullins, Ballinakillew, Laghey, Co Donegal. Funeral Service at Drumholm Parish Church at 2pm today followed by burial in Drumholm graveyard.  Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu if so desired to Donegal Community Hospital Patient’s Comfort Fund, care of George Irwin Funeral Directors or any family member.


Pearse Gilligan, Carrowkeel, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at Nazareth Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo from 5.30pm on Tuesday. Removal at 7.00pm on Tuesday to St. John’s Church, Carraroe arriving at 7.30pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 11.00am on Wednesday. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House private.


Thomas McGoldrick, known as ‘Tommie’. Drumlease, Dromahair, County Leitrim and formerly of Ardvoley , Dromahair. At Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Fowley’s Funeral Home, Dromahair this evening from 5pm to 7.45pm. Removal to St Michael’s Church Killavoggy, Dromahair, arriving at 8.30pm. Mass of the Ressurection on Tuesday at 12 noon, followed by burial in Carrowcrin Cemetery.  House private please.


Eddie McGettrick, Cluid, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the Community Nursing Unit Ballymote. Remains will repose at the Community Nursing Unit, Ballymote this evening from 5pm to 6:30pm followed by removal to the Church of The Immaculate Conception, Ballymote to arrive at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery.


Margaret Kennedy (nee Molloy), Meenaneary, Carrick, Co Donegal. Reposing at her late residence today, with removal to St Patrick’s Church, Meenaneary for 12pm funeral mass on Tuesday afternoon.  Burial afterwards in St Columba’s cemetery, Carrick, Co Donegal.

Mary McKenna, Cashel, Dromahair, Co Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at her residence today from 4pm until 8pm with removal on Tuesday to arrive at St Brigid’s Church, Killargue for 2.30pm funeral mass with burial afterwards in Killargue New Cemetery. House private on Tuesday please. All inquiries to Seamus Reynolds & Sons, Funeral Directors, Killargue, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim at 086 8078027.

Francis (Frank) Scanlon, Lancing, Worthing, England and formerly of Meelroe, Cloonloo, Boyle, Co. Sligo. Arriving at St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen on Tuesday evening at 8:30pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Wednesday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Gurteen Cemetery.

Annie Connor, nee Dunleavey, Ballymeeney, Dromore West Co Sligo. Reposing at her residence with removal on Tuesday evening at 7pm to Easkey Church. Arriving at 7.30pm. Requim mass Wednesday at 12pm with burial afterwards in Roslea cemetery, Easkey.


Angela Curran nee Hynes, Birmingham, England and formerly of Knappa road, Sligo. Peacefully in England. Funeral arrangements later. Enquiries to Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Director on 071-91711117.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.