Obituaries, Saturday, November 25th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Edward O’Dowd, Enniscrone

Josephine Rochford, Sligo

Helen Gillan, Drumcliff

Dr Bernard McGuire, Boyle

George Crossley, ballymote


Edward (Eddie) O’Dowd , Cabra, Rathlee, Easkey & late of Point View, Enniscrone, Co. Sligo. Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina today from 4.30pm until 6.30pm.  Funeral will arrive to the Church Of Our Lady Assumed In to Heaven, Enniscrone on Sunday for funeral mass at 12.30pm with burial afterwards in St. Patricks Cemetery, Kilglass. Family Flowers Only. Donations if desired to Oncology, Sligo University Hospital, Care of McGowan’s funeral directors.



Josephine (Josie) Rochford (nee McGrath), late of The Sycamores, Strandhill, Co. Sligo and formerly of Lettercran, Pettigo, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill.  Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 3pm to 5pm on Sunday.  Mass of the Resurrection in St. Patrick’s Church, Strandhill at 10am Monday.  Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Summerville Patient Comfort Fund c/o Sean Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Helen Gillan, Collinsford, Drumcliff, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully in the loving care of  the North West Hospice.  Remains reposing at McGloins funeral home, Cliffoney until 3pm today and from 1pm to 3pm on Sunday.  Liturgy of prayers on Sunday at 3pm followed by cremation at Lakelands Crematorium Cavan at 5pm.  Family flowers only please.



Dr Bernard McGuire, Felton Road, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.  Peacefully at his residence.  Reposing at his home on Sunday from 4pm to 6pm.  Removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Boyle, on Monday for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am.  Burial immediately afterwards in Assylinn Cemetery, Boyle. 


George Crossley, 18 Hillview Drive, Ballymote Co. Sligo.  Suddenly. Funeral Arrangements to be announced later.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.