Obituaries, Monday, 4th September, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Josephine Anderson, Sooey

George Moore, Laghey

Seamus Finn, Ballinode

Michael Noel Brannigan, Collooney

Joan Flanagan, Dublin







Josephine Anderson (née McGoldrick), St Albans, England and formerly of Cloonagh Coola, Sooey, Sligo.  Sister of the late Thomas (Sonny) McGoldrick and sister of the late Mary Gallagher, Dromard, Sligo.  Funeral Mass at St Alban and St Stephen’s Catholic Church, St Albans on Tuesday at 10am.




George Moore, Mullinasole, Laghey, Co. Donegal.  Formally of Yorkshire and Kent.  House strictly private please.  Cremation at Lakelands Crematorium Cavan, on Tuesday at 11am.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if so desired to the RNLI.



Seamus Finn, “Ballinode House”, Ballinode , Sligo.  Former Editor of The Sligo Champion.  Peacefully at The North West Hospice, The Mall , Sligo.  Reposing at the Foley & McGowan funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo, today from 6pm until 8pm.  Funeral will arrive to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan on Tuesday morning for Funeral mass at 11am with funeral proceeding afterwards to Sligo cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations if desired to The North West Hospice, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.  House private please.




Michael Noel Brannigan, 4 Round Tree Gardens, Collooney, Co. Sligo.  At Sligo University Hospital.  Remains will repose at the Church View Funeral Home, Collooney, today from 5pm to 6.30pm, followed by removal to the Church of the Assumption, Collooney to arrive at 7pm.  Funeral mass on Tuesday at 11am with burial afterwards in St. Nathy’s Cemetary.  House private please.



Joan Flanagan, (née Lynch), Rathfarnham, Dublin and late of Sligo.  Peacefully in the Blackrock Clinic, Dublin.  Reposing at her home on Tuesday from 5pm to 8pm.  Removal on Wednesday to the Church of the Annunciation, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, arriving for Funeral Mass at 10am and afterwards to Mount Jerome Crematorium, Harold’s Cross, Dublin 6W.  Family flowers only please. All enquiries to Fanagans, Dundrum on 01 2984143.



The Months Mind Mass for the late Angela McGowan (nee Chambers), formerly of Rathmulpatrick, Gleann, Co Sligo, will take place in St Patrick’s Church, Ballyrush, on Wednesday at 7pm.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.