Obituaries, Thursday, November 23rd, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Sr. Gonzage O’Keeffe, Ballymote

William Crummy, Sligo

Collette Rooney, Manorhamilton

Danny Haran, Rosses Point

John Cummins, Sooey

Eithne Hodgson, Strabane

Raymond Henry, Inver



Sr. Gonzage (Ellen) O’Keeffe, Sisters of St. Joseph of the Apparition, St Joseph’s Convent, Ballymote, Co. Sligo and formerly of Garden Hill, Sligo. Funeral will arrive  at The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote  today  for  Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon, with burial  in the Community plot at  Sligo cemetery afterwards.


William (Willie) Crummy, Upper John Street, Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection in Sligo Cathedral at 11-30am this morning with interment in Sligo Cemetery afterwards. House private please. 


Collette Rooney, Cornastalk, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim. Remains will arrive at St Clare’s Church, Manorhamilton this morning for Funeral Mass at 11.30am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers please, donations in lieu if desired to Our Lady’s Hospital Patient Comfort Fund.


Danny Haran, Ballyweelan, Rosses Point, Sligo. Unexpectedly at his home. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel at 7pm this evening with Liturgy of Prayer at 8pm. Funeral to arrive at Saint Columbus Church, Rosses Point, Sligo, for Mass of Christian Burial at 11.30am Friday. Burial to follow in the adjoining cemetery.


John Cummins, Ballysumaghan, Sooey, Co. Sligo and formerly Ballygawley and Geevagh, Co. Sligo. Suddenly at his residence. Reposing at his home in Ballygawley today from 4pm to 9pm. Removal on Friday morning to The Church of the Assumption, Sooey for Mass of Christian Burial at 12 o’clock. Interment afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery Sooey. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to North West Hospice, c/o Shivnan Funeral Directors, or any family member.                     


Eithne Hodgson, nee Hannon, Ballymagorry, Strabane, late of Ballyogan, Culleens, Co Sligo. Peacefully at her residence. Reposing at the family home all day Thursday. Mass of the resurrection on Friday in the Sacred Heart Church, on the main Strabane-Derry Road at 2 o’clock with service of internment in the adjoining cemetery. All enquiries can be made to Patrick McKenna, Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon


Raymond Henry, Drumfin, Inver, Co. Donegal, peacefully at his residence, Remains will be reposing at his late residence today from 3pm. Removal from there on Saturday at 12.30 going to St. John’s Church Inver for Funeral service at 1pm with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. Family flowers only donations in lieu if so desired to the Irish cancer society c/o Gallagher’s Funeral Home Mountcharles or any family member. A one way system will operate at the wake, Entry at Drimnakillew, Inver and exit on the Ardaghey/Ardara Road.


 Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.