Obituaries, Sunday, August 6th, 4.45pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Pauline O Donnell, Belleek

Angela Curran, Sligo

Patrick Kilcullen, Sligo

Paddy McLoughlin, Sligo

Mary McNelis, Ardara

Noel McGowan, Sligo

Terence Byrne, Sligo

Sean Harraghy, Ballyshannon

Jim Howley, Ballisodare

Glenn Carty, Ballygawley



Pauline O Donnell, nee McArdle, 1 Ferdon Glen, Commons Road, Belleek Co. Fermanagh. A memorial Mass will be celebrated in St Anne’s Church, Sligo, on Monday at 10am.



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



Patrick (Pat) Kilcullen, 229 Cartron Point, Sligo, and formerly of Derk, Dromard, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at the North West Hospice. Former teaching staff at Colaiste Muire, Ballymote. Reposing at his residence today Sunday, until 8pm. Funeral will arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan on Monday for funeral mass at 12 noon with funeral proceeding afterwards to St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, C/o Foley & McGowan Funeral Directors. House private on Monday morning please.



Paddy McLoughlin, Cartron Estate, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his home at number 2 Cartron Estate, Sligo today, Sunday.

Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo, from 12 noon on Monday.  Removal from Feehily’s Funeral Home at 2.30pm on Monday to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, arriving for Mass of the resurrection at 3pm. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery.  House private to family on Monday please.


Mary McNelis, The Post Office, Loughros Point, Ardara. At The Harbour Lights Nursing Home, Killybegs. Funeral leaves her late residence on Monday afternoon at 12.30 pm to The Church Of The Holy Family, Ardara for 1pm Requiem Mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to The Harbour Lights nursing home c/o any family member.


Noel McGowan (Senior), 19 Cartron Estate, Sligo. Reposing at St. John’s Hospital Chapel, Sligo on Monday evening from 5pm with removal at 6.30pm to St Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan Sligo arriving at 7pm. Requiem Mass on Tuesday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in Sligo cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations to St John’s patient comfort fund care of Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo.


Terence Byrne, ‘Manresa’, Circular Road, Sligo. Peacefully at home. Reposing at his home from 4pm to 8pm on Monday. Mass of the Resurrection at 11am on Tuesday at St. Anne’s Church, Sligo. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. Home private to family at all other times. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund and/or the Irish Cancer Society c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.
Sean Harraghy, Beech Drive, Dublin Road, Mullingar, Co Westmeath and late of Askill, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Reposing at Gilsenan’s Funeral Home, Mullingar on Tuesday from 3.30pm followed by removal to the Cathedral of Christ the King arriving at 6.30pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 10am followed by burial in Ballyglass Cemetery.


Jim Howley, Leeds UK , and Formerly of 5 Silverhill, Ballisodare, Sligo. Funeral mass will take place in St. Anne’s Cathedral, Great George Street, Leeds, on Thursday 10th August at 1.20 pm, with funeral proceeding afterwards to Lawnswood Crematorium , Otley Road, Leeds arriving at 2.20pm. Enquires to Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on 071 91-62-140.


Glenn Carty Drum, Ballygawley, Co Sligo and formerly of Ballisodare, Co Sligo. Tragically. Son of Raymond Carty and Eileen Mc Manus. Funeral Arrangements to be announced later. Enquiries to Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo. On 071-916-2140


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.