Obituaries, Saturday, December 9th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Hughie Gillespie, Mountcharles

Sean Cawley, Riverstown

Pat O’ Hara, Sligo

John Herity, Ballinfull

Doreen Lang, Collooney

Vera Gallagher, Sligo

Anne Mullane, Rathcormack

Michael Keown, Garrison




Hughie Gillespie, Drumcoe, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. Removal from his late residence today to the Church of the Sacred Heart Mountcharles for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. No flowers please, donations in lieu if so desired to the oncology ward at Letterkenny University Hospital c/o Gallagher’s Funeral Home Mountcharles or any family member.



Sean Cawley, Carnagark, Riverstown, Co. Sligo. Funeral Mass will take place in the Church of the Sacred Heart Riverstown today at 12 noon with burial afterwards in St.Patrick’s cemetery Gurteen, Co. Sligo.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association, Smithfield, Dublin 7.
Pat (Patricia) O’ Hara, Nee Clancy, Green Road, Cairns Hill, Sligo. Funeral will arrive at St. Anne’s Church Sligo this morning for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am. Burial in Sligo Cemetery afterwards. Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu if desired to The North West Hospice and The Irish Cancer Society C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.



John Herity, Breaghwy, Ballinfull, Co Sligo. Requiem Mass in Church of Mary Immaculate Grange this morning at 11am with burial afterwards in Ahamlish cemetery.



Doreen Lang, (nee O’Grady), Boyle Road, Collooney, Co. Sligo. Removal on this morning to the Church of the Assumption Collooney arriving for 11 o’clock Funeral Mass, followed by burial in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. House private to family this morning please.


Vera Gallagher, (nee Cleary), 7 Oakfield Road, Sligo, Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am this morning in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo. Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Home private to family this morning.



Anne Mullane, Canatogher, Rathcormack, Co. Sligo. (Retired HSE staff). Peacefully the at North West Hospice Sligo. Remains reposing at her home on Sunday from 11.30am to 5pm. Removal to St Colmcille’s Church Rathcormack on Monday morning to arrive for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in Drumcliff cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to North West Hospice Sligo or Palliative Care Sligo.


Michael Keown, Glen West, Garrison Co. Fermanagh. Suddenly. Remains will arrive in Mary Queen of Peace Church Garrison on Monday for 11am Funeral Mass followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. House strictly private please.



The months mind for Matthew Hugh Blain, Nazareth Village, Sligo and formerly Woodtown Lodge, Sligo, will be held today at 12 noon in the Nazareth Nursing Home oratory. Burial of ashes will take place afterwards in Sligo cemetery. 



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.