Obituaries, Thursday, 12th October, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Michael Moran Jr, Kinlough

Charlie McGovern, Glangevlin

David Fox, Sligo and England

Jackie O’Hara, Tourlestrane

Canon Brian McNamara, Derrylin

Nora Visscher, Sligo and Holland

Mary McGowan, Riverstown


Michael Moran Jr., 5 Moyfenrath, Enfield, County Meath, and formerly Ashwood, Kinlough, County Leitrim. Tragically. Son of retired Garda Mick Moran. Removal from his residence today to arrive at St. Aidan’s Church, Kinlough, for 11am funeral mass followed by cremation in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan, at 2.30pm.


Charlie McGovern, known as ‘Cha’, Doonmackieever, Glangevlin, County Cavan. Peacefully at his residence. Requiem mass today at 12 noon, with burial afterwards to the adjoining cemetery. House is private please.


David Fox, Treacy Avenue, Sligo, and formerly Banberry and Oxfordshire, England. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital, funeral to arrive at the Cathedral of Immaculate Conception, Sligo, for Mass of Christian Burial at 11.30am today. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. House strictly private please.


Jackie O’Hara, Cloongoona, Tourlestrane, County Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Removal from Coen’s Funeral Home, Tubbercurry, today to St. Attracta’s Church, Tourlestrane, arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon, with the funeral proceeding to Rhue Cemetery. House private please. Enquiries to Coen’s Funeral Directors.


Canon Brian McNamara, Derrylin, and formerly parish priest of Killesher, County Fermanagh. Removal his home, Main Street, Derrylin, this evening to arrive for 7pm at St Ninnidh’s Church, Derrylin. Requiem mass on Friday at 12 noon in Derrylin followed by burial in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Killesher.


Nora Visscher, nee Ford, Groningen, Holland, and formerly of 27 St. Anne’s Terrace, Sligo. Sister of Martin and Eric Ford, Sligo; Joseph, Patrick and Owen, UK; and Breedge, Holland. Funeral will take place in Holland on Monday.


Mary McGowan, Knocknacross, Riverstown, County Sligo. Peacefully at Drumderrig Nursing Home, Boyle. Reposing at Perry’s Funeral Home, Ballymote, today from 5pm until 7pm with removal afterwards to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Riverstown, arriving at 7.30pm. Funeral mass will take place on Friday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Townagh Cemetery. House private please.




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