Obituaries, Tuesday, July 18th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Frankie Fox, Sligo

Pearse Gilligan, Ballisodare

Francis Scanlon, Cloonloo

Annie Connor, Dromore West

Angela Curran, England and Sligo

Martin McMorrow, Fivemilebourne

John Gilmartin, 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.



Pearse Gilligan, Carrowkeel, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at Nazareth Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo today from 5.30pm. Removal at 7.00pm 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.

Francis (Frank) Scanlon, Lancing, Worthing, England and formerly of Meelroe, Cloonloo, Boyle, Co. Sligo. Arriving at St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen this 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 this evening at 7pm to Easkey Church. Arriving at 7.30pm. Requiem mass Wednesday at 12pm with burial afterwards in Roslea cemetery, Easkey.



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



Martin, (Marty), McMorrow, Carrickanuroo, Fivemilebourne, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at his home. Reposing at his home until 10pm today. Home private at all other times please. Mass of the Resurrection at 1pm on Wednesday in Mary Mother of God Church, Newtownmanor. Burial follows in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice fund c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


John Gilmartin, “St Jude’s”, 10A  Circular Road, Sligo. Reposing at his residence on Wednesday from 4pm. Funeral will arrive to St. John’s Church, Carraroe on Thursday for funeral mass at 12 noon with burial afterwards in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Rd. House Private on Thursday morning please 

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.