Obituaries, Sunday, October 29th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Catherine Lavelle, Glasgow and Kinlough

Roisin Dolan, Sligo

Patrick Joseph Conway, Rosses Point

Packie McGrath, Ballyshannon

Veronica McConnell, Dublin and Blaney

Jim Whitehead, Ballymote

Hugh Mc Menamin, Donegal Town

Tommy Harrigan, Sligo




Catherine Lavelle, Glasgow, Scotland, and late of Dartry View, Kinlough, County Leitrim. Peacefully in Glasgow.  Funeral will arrive at the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran today for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Ninnidh’s 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 11.30am on Monday. Burial to follow in St Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo.



Patrick Joseph Conway, Rosses Point, County Sligo.  Requiem mass today at 12.30pm in St. Columba’s Church, Rosses Point. Burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Northwest Hospice.



Packie McGrath, 7 St. Benildus Avenue, Ballyshannon, County Donegal. Removal from his late residence today to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, for 1pm funeral mass. Burial afterwards in Cashelard Cemetery. Further enquiries to Conlon & Breslin Funeral Directors on 0879670448 or 0862492036.


Veronica McConnell, Whitefriars, Dublin, and formerly of Blaney, County Fermanagh. Peacefully at Talbot Lodge Nursing Home, Kinsealy. Daughter of the Late Molly and Hugh. Family flowers only please. Funeral mass will take place on Friday at 11am in The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Monea, County Fermanagh.


Jim Whitehead, Cloonlurg, Ballymote, County Sligo after a short illness.  Funeral mass today at 11.30am in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, with removal afterwards to Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan.  House private please, family flowers only, donations in lieu to the North West Hospice.


Hugh Mc Menamin, Ardnawark, Barnesmore, Donegal Town.  Remains reposing at his residence from 12noon today.  Removal on Monday morning at 10.15am to St. Agatha’s Church, Clar for 11am requiem mass.  Burial afterwards in the local cemetery.  House private on the morning of the funeral please.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu to the Donegal Cancer Bus.


Tommy Harrigan, Mowlam Healthcare, Ballytivnan, Sligo, and formerly of St. Brigid’s Place, Sligo.  Peacefully at Mowlam Heathcare.  Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Monday from 5.30pm to 7pm.  Funeral will arrive at Sligo Cathedral on Tuesday for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am, with burial in Sligo Cemetery afterwards.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Mowlam Healthcare patient comfort fund C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.