Obituaries, Thursday, 19th October, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Gerry Golden, Ballymote

Sr. Mary Aidan Beirne, Sligo

Dermot Gallagher, Kinlough

Joan Fitzpatrick, Sligo



Gerry Golden, Cuan Íosa, Ballymote, Co. Sligo and formerly of Marren Park, Ballymote and Croydon, Surrey, United Kingdom. Peacefully at his home. Reposing in Ballymote Community Nursing Unit today from 5pm to 6:30pm. Removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote for 7pm. Requiem Mass on Friday at 1pm. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, in lieu if desired, to the St. Vincent de Paul.


Sr. Mary Aidan Beirne, St. Patrick’s Avenue, Sligo and formerly Lisacul, County Roscommon. Peacefully at St.John’s Hospital, Sligo, in her 106th year. Reposing at the Oratory, 3 Saint Patrick’s Avenue, Sligo until 7pm today. Removal on Friday to arrive at Saint Anne’s Church, Sligo for Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family Flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to Saint John’s Hospital patient comfort fund. C/O Seamus Feehily and Son funeral directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.


Dermot Gallagher, Melvin Court, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim. Suddenly at his home. Son of the late Paddy and Patricia Gallagher, Mullinaleck, Kinlough.  Funeral arrangements to be announced later. Enquiries to Conlan & Breslin Funeral Directors on 086-2492036.


Joan Fitzpatrick, (nee Burnside), Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill, Co. Sligo and late of Ashbrook, Marymount, Pearse Road, Sligo.  Peacefully after a long illness at Summerville Healthcare.  Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 5pm to 6.30pm on Sunday.  Removal on Monday to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am.  Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Dunally Alzheimer Day Care Centre c/o Sean Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



A months mind mass for the late Donal Healy, Rosemount, Strandhill Road, Sligo will take place on Saturday at 7.30pm, in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.