Obituaries, Thursday, August 3rd 8am

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

Peggy Kerr, Bundoran

Angela McGowan, Riverstown



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, Mass of the Resurrection in St. Anne’s Church, Sligo at 11am this morning. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House private please.


John Granaghan, (known as Unkie), 21 Bridget’s Terrace, Bundoran. Remains reposing at his late residence. Removal this 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 this morning. 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. Arriving at Saint Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, this morning 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, Sligo University Hospital, c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director or any family member. Family time this 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 today from 11:30am to 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. Funeral arrangements later. Further enquiries to Conlon and Breslin Funeral Directors Bundoran on 071-98-413-97. House private until further notice 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 adjoining cemetery.



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