Obituaries, Thursday, August 3rd 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Jack Armstrong, Sligo

Pauline O Donnell, Belleek

John Leonard, Grange

Patrick Burns, Keash

Peggy Kerr, Bundoran

Angela McGowan, Riverstown

Angela Curran, Sligo



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.


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 today until 1:30pm followed by removal to the Lakeland Crematorium, Dublin Road, Cavan for Service and Cremation at 3pm today. A memorial Mass will be celebrated in St Anne’s Church, Sligo, on Monday at 10am. 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 today 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 today 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.


Peggy Kerr, Bridget’s Terrace, Eastend, Bundoran. Suddenly at her residence. Remains reposing today from 3pm to 9pm and tomorrow Friday from 12noon to 9pm. Removal on Saturday to the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea at 11:30am to arrive for 12 o’clock Mass of the Resurrection with burial afterwards to Finner Cemetery, Bundoran. Family flowers only. Donations to RNLI, Bundoran, C/o Conlan and Breslin Funeral Directors, Bundoran, 071 98 41397. Family time only on Saturday morning please.


Angela McGowan, Rathmulpatrick, Gleann, Riverstown, Co Sligo. Peacefully after a short illness at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Sligo Hospital Mortuary today from 5pm until 6:15pm with removal afterwards to St Patrick’s church, Ballyrush arriving at 7 o clock.
Funeral Mass will take place tomorrow Friday at 12 noon, followed by burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Angela Curran nee Hynes, Birmingham, England and formerly of Knappagh Road, Sligo. Private Cremation in England. Mass on the 8th of August in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo at 11:30am followed by burial of ashes in Sligo cemetery.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.