Obituaries, Sunday, 8th October, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Steve Urwin, Coolaney

Margaret Molloy, Meath and Ballymote

Michael Moran Jr, Kinlough

Noel Gilvarry, Bundoran

Nancy Tempany, Templeboy

May Gillen, Grange

John Connolly, Sligo and Monaghan

Eamon Brown, Donegal Town






Steve Urwin, The Shires, Rockfield, Coolaney, Co Sligo and formerly of Strandhill and Strandhill Golf Club, Co Sligo. Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital. Funeral will arrive at Rathbarron Church, Coolaney, Co. Sligo on Tuesday for Funeral Service at 2pm . Cremation will take place afterwards in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan at 5:30pm approx. Family flowers only please , Donations in lieu if desired to The North West Hospice C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.



Margaret Molloy, Castle Crescent, Ashbourne, County Meath, and formerly of Ballymote, County Sligo, peacefully at St Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown. Reposing at her home from 3-7pm today. Removal on Monday morning, to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ashbourne, arriving for funeral mass at 11am. Cremation afterwards at Glasnevin Crematorium at 1pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired to St Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown.



Michael Moran Jr., Ashwood, Kinlough Co. Leitrim.  Tragically, son of retired Garda Mick Moran, funeral arrangements later.



Noel Gilvarry, Brandra, Church Road Bundoran, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at the Shiel Hospital Ballyshannon.  Remains reposing at the Mortuary on Monday from 4.30pm with removal at 5.15pm to the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea Bundoran via Church Road for 6pm.  Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 11am, with burial to Finner Cemetry.  Enquiries to Conlon & Breslin Funeral Directors 087 967 0448.  House private please.



Nancy Tempany, Barnacoghill, Templeboy Co. Sligo.  Reposing at Sweeney’s Funeral Home, Dromore West, on Monday from 4pm, with removal at 7pm to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Templeboy, arriving at 7.30pm.  Requiem mass on Tuesday at 12pm with burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Screen.



May Gillen, nee McGloin, Moneygold, Grange, Co. Sligo.  Remains reposing at her home today from 3pm to 7pm.  Removal at 7pm to the Church of Mary Immaculate, Grange, arriving at 7.30pm.  Requiem Mass on Monday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Ahamlish Cemetery.



John Connolly, Knappaghmore, Strandhill Road, Sligo and formerly of New Street Sligo, and Monaghan.  Ex Garda, unexpectedly at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at his home from 5pm to 9pm on Monday, removal from his home on Tuesday at 11am to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Sligo, to arrive for mass of Christian burial at 11.30am, cremation to follow in Lakelands Crematorium, Dublin road, Cavan at 3pm approximately.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, care of Seamus Feehily and Son funeral directors Pearce Road Sligo.  House private to family on Tuesday morning please.


Eamon Brown, Donegal Town.  Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital.  Remains coming to St Agatha’s Church, Clar, for 7pm today.  Funeral Mass on Monday at 11am with burial immediately afterwards in adjoining cemetery.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.