Obituaries, Friday, October 27th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Michael Monaghan, Sligo

Catherine Lavelle, Glasgow and Kinlough

Roisin Dolan, Sligo

Sean Carr, Ballina and Glencolmcille

Patrick Joseph Conway, Rosses Point

Packie McGrath, Ballyshannon

Veronica McConnell, Dublin and Blaney

Jim Whitehead, Ballymote




Michael (Katie) Monaghan, Abbeyville Park, Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at his home from 5pm to 8pm today. Removal from his home on Saturday to St. Anne’s Church to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 11am, burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to St. John’s Hospital Patients’ Comfort Fund, care of Seamus Feehily & Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.


Catherine Lavelle, Glasgow, Scotland, and late of Dartry View, Kinlough, County Leitrim. Peacefully in Glasgow.  Reposing at the Gilmartin funeral home Kinlough on Saturday from 7.30pm to 8.30pm.  Funeral will arrive at the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea,  Bundoran on Sunday for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am.  Burial afterwards in St. Ninnidhs Cemetery,  Newtown,  Bundoran. Enquiries to Conlan & Breslin Funeral Directors on 086-2492036.



Roisin Dolan, Far Finisklin,Sligo. Unexpectedly.  Funeral to arrive at the cathedral of the Immaculate conception Sligo for Mass of Christian Burial at 11.30 am on Monday. Burial to follow in St Patrick’s cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo.


Sean Carr, 4 Knockroe, Moygownagh, Ballina, Co. Mayo and late of Glencolmcille, Co. Donegal.  Deeply mourned by wife Katie, brother Anthony and Paddy, sisters Angela and Peggy. Reposing at Hineys Funeral Home, Crossmolina today from 5pm with removal at 7pm to St. Cormac’s Church, Moygownagh.  Requiem mass on Saturday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.



Patrick Joseph Conway, Rosses Point, Co. Sligo.  Reposing at his home, Glencar House, Rosses Point both today and Saturday from 3pm.  Requiem Mass on Sunday at 12.30pm in St. Columbas Church, Rosses Point.  Burial in adjoining cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Northwest Hospice.


Packie McGrath, 7 St. Benildus Avenue, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.  Tragically following a road traffic accident.  Funeral arrangements to be announced later.  Enquiries to Conlan & Breslin Funeral Directors on 0879670448 or 0862492036


Veronica McConnell, Whitefriars, Dublin and formerly of Blaney, Co. Fermanagh.  Peacefully at Talbot Lodge Nursing Home, Kinsealy, daughter of the Late Molly and Hugh.  Reposing at Talbot Lodge Nursing Home, Kinsealy today from 6pm to 8pm.  Cremation private on Saturday morning.  Family flowers only please.  Funeral mass will take place at a later date in her home parish in Botha, Fermanagh.  Date and time to be confirmed.


Jim Whitehead, Cloonlurg, Ballymote Co. Sligo after a short illness.  Remains reposing at the Perry funeral home Ballymote on Saturday from 5pm to 6.30pm with removal to the church of the immaculate conception Ballymote for 7pm.  Funeral Mass on Sunday at 11.30am with removal afterwards to Lakelands crematorium Cavan.  House private please, family flowers only, donations in lieu to the North West Hospice.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.