Obituaries, Saturday, 26th August, 10am

 Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Rita Sweeney, Melbourne, Australia and Cranmore, Sligo

Annie Gilroy, Moneygold

Willie Rose, Inver

James Leydon, Coolaney

Joan Flynn, Knocknahur

Josephine Anderson, Sooey

Mary Kavanagh, Sligo

John Breheny, Riverstown

Christopher McKenna, Sligo

Ava Maria Fehilly Harrington, Donegal Town

Michael Mc Glynn, Charlestown



Rita Sweeney, nee Finan, Melbourne, Australia, and formerly of Treacy Avenue and Cranmore, Sligo. Peacefully in Melbourne. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Sunday from 4pm to 6pm. Funeral will arrive at Sligo Cathedral on Monday for Mass of the Resurrection at 11:30am with interment in Sligo Cemetery afterwards.


Annie Gilroy (nee Byrne), Moneygold Post Office, Grange, Co Sligo, formerly of Tully, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Funeral Mass in the Church of Mary Immaculate, Grange at 11am today with burial afterwards in Ahamlish Cemetery.



Willie Rose, Keelogs, Inver, Co. Donegal. Removal to St. Naul’s Church, Ardaghey, this morning for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in Cranny Road cemetery, Frosses. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to the Donegal Cancer Bus and the National Council for the Blind of Ireland, c/o Gallagher Funeral Directors, Mountcharles. Family time this morning please.



James Leydon, Knockadoo, Coolaney, Co. Sligo and Acocks Green, Birmingham.  Funeral mass in the Church of the Sacred Heart and St. Joseph, Rockfield today at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Rockfield cemetery.



Joan Flynn, nee Kelly, Temple na Bree, Knocknahur, Co. Sligo, and late of Dalkey, Co Dublin. Mass of the Resurrection in Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Ransboro at 11am this morning. Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. House private.




Mary (Molly) Kavanagh, nee Butler, Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill, Co. Sligo and late of Doorly Park, Sligo and Kilkenny. Mass of the Resurrection at 3pm today in St. Anne’s Church, Sligo. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House private . Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Summerville Patient Comfort Fund, c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



John Breheny, Drumcolumb, Riverstown, Co. Sligo. Suddenly at his residence. Brother of Annie Flaherty, Gleann, and the late Maureen Hogan, Kilmactranny. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home today from 5pm until 7pm. Funeral Mass will take place in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Riverstown, on Sunday at 12.30pm with burial afterwards in Templemore Cemetery. House Private Please.



Christopher (Christie) McKenna, St John’s Terrace, Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo, from 5pm on Monday with removal at 6:15pm to St Anne’s Church, Sligo, to arrive at 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 11am on Tuesday. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, C/o Seamus Feehily and Sons, Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.



Ava Maria Fehilly Harrington, 1 Lurganboy, Donegal Town.  Peacefully at home.  Remains reposing at her residence from 1pm today.  Funeral Mass on Monday at 11am in St Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town, with burial immediately afterwards in Clar cemetery.  House private at all times please.  Family flowers only donations if so desired to Crumlin Children’s Hospital.



Michael Mc Glynn, St Anne’s nursing home Charlestown, Co. Mayo, formerly of Cashel, Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal.  Reposing at the Sheil hospital mortuary, Ballyshannon on Monday from 5pm with removal at 6.45pm, going to St Bridgets church Ballintra, arriving at 7.30pm.   Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 9am, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.    House strictly private,  all enquiries to Jackie Carron Funeral Director on 087 9734000


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.