Obituaries, Sunday, 8th October, 9.25am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Mary Kate Walsh, Charlestown and Tourlestrane

Steve Urwin, Coolaney

Bridget McGarry, Culfadda

Johnny Gillespie, Glencolmcille

Bernadette Dodd, Cregg Services, Rosses Point, and Ballindoon,

Margaret Molloy, Meath and Ballymote

Michael Moran Jr, Kinlough

Noel Gilvarry, Bundoran

Nancy Tempany, Templeboy

May Gillen, Grange





Mary Kate Walsh, née Carr, peacefully at St. Attracta’s Nursing Home, Charlestown, Co. Mayo and late of Banada, Tourlestrane, Co. Sligo, in her 90th year.  Mass of the Resurrection today at 12.30pm in St. Attracta’s Church, Tourlestrane.  The funeral will proceed to Banada Abbey Cemetery.



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.




Bridget McGarry, late of Listhrush, Culfadda, Ballymote, Co Sligo.  Mass of the Resurrection today at 1pm in the Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Church, Culfadda, with burial afterwards in Knockbrack Cemetery.



Johnny Gillespie, Killaned, Glencolmcille, Co Donegal.  Removal from his residence this morning to St Columba’s Church, Glencolmcille for 10am Funeral Mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.





Bernadette Dodd, Cregg Services, Rosses Point, Sligo, and formerly Cloonagh, Ballindoon, Co. Sligo.  Mass of the Resurrection today at 11am in Cregg Chapel followed by burial at 2pm in Ballyrush Cemetery. No flowers please. Donations in lieu if so desired to Cregg Services, C/o McDermott’s Funeral Directors, Castlebaldwin.



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 Mhurch of Mary Immaculate, Grange, arriving at 7.30pm.  Requiem Mass on Monday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Ahamlish Cemetery.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.