Obituaries, Thursday, November 23rd, 8am

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


Sr. Gonzage (PRON:  GONE-ZAG-A) (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


 Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.