Obituaries, Wednesday, August 2nd 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Jack Armstrong, Sligo

Joseph (Josie) McBrearty, Sligo

John Granaghan, Bundoran

Sinead Ayres, Ballyshannon

Pauline O Donnell, Belleek

John Leonard, Grange

Patrick Burns, Keash



Jack Armstrong, London and formerly of Riverside, Sligo. Brother of Francis Armstrong  Riverside, Sligo and Della Fallon, Calry, Co Sligo. Memorial Mass will take place in St. Anne’s Church, Sligo on Friday at 10am with Interment of Ashes afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. Enquiries to Foley & McGowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo on 071-9162140.


Joseph (Josie) McBrearty, Temple Street, Sligo and late of Langan Drive, Cranmore, Sligo, Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 6pm this evening.  Removal at 7pm this evening to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection at 11am on Thursday. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House private please.


John Granaghan, (known as Unkie), 21 Bridget’s Terrace, Bundoran. Remains reposing at his late residence today from 11am to 9pm. Removal of remains on Thursday morning at 10:30am to Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Bundoran for 11am Mass. Burial afterwards in St Ninnidh’s Cemetery. Family flowers only. House private to family on the morning of the funeral please. Donations to North West Hospice, C/o Conlon and Breslin Funeral Directors, Bundoran.


Sinead Ayres (nee Moloney), 25 Lawn Park, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Reposing at the home of Thomas Ayres, 55  Assaroe View,  Ballyshannon from 11am today  until 10pm. Arriving at Saint Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, on Thursday for 11am Mass of the Resurrection, followed by interment in the Abbey Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations if so desired, to the I.C.U Unit, Sligo University Hospital, c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director or any family member. Family time on Thursday morning.


Pauline O Donnell nee McArdle, 1 Ferdon Glen, Commons Road, Belleek Co. Fermanagh. At the South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen. Remains will repose at Ballycassidy House, Kesh Road, Enniskillen on Thursday from 11:30am  to 1:30pm followed by removal to the Lakeland Crematorium, Dublin Road, Cavan for Service and Cremation at 3pm Thursday. House private please. All enquiries to Peter Carty, Funeral Director, Garrison Co. Fermanagh.


John Leonard, Aughagad, Grange, Co Sligo. Peacefully surrounded by his family. Remains reposing at his home on Thursday from 4pm to 9pm. Removal to the church of Mary Immaculate Grange on Friday to arrive for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Ahamlish cemetery. House private on Friday morning please.


Patrick Burns, Knockalough, Keash, Ballymote. Peacefully at his residence. Remains reposing at the residence of his son Padraig and daughter-in-law Agnes from 3pm on Thursday with removal at 7pm to arrive at St. Kevin’s Church Keash at 8pm. Funeral mass on Friday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Knockbrack cemetery.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.