Obituaries, Monday, December 11th, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Anne Mullane, Rathcormack

Michael Keown, Garrison

Maureen Cavanagh, Easkey

Mary Ellen Maguire, Blacklion

John Joseph McCarrick, Ballisodare

David Brennan, Donegal Town

Gretta Freeburn, Belleek

Patricia McMorrow, Sligo

John Lyons, Sligo

Patricia Page, Bundoran

Dessie Hayden, Monasteraden

Patrick McGovern, Glangevlin

Brigid Kilfeather, Sligo.



Anne Mullane Canatogher, Rathcormack, Co. Sligo. (Retired HSE staff). Peacefully the at North West Hospice Sligo.  Removal to St Colmcille’s Church Rathcormack today 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 today for 11am Funeral Mass followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. House strictly private please.


Maureen Cavanagh, Nee Hastings, Bollingbrook Drive, Ballina Road, Swinford, Co. Mayo and formally of Lankill, Liscarney, Westport and Easkey Co. Sligo.  Reposing in Campbell’s Funeral home, Swinford today from 4.30pm until removal at 7pm to the Church of our Lady Help of Christians, Swinford, arriving at 7.30pm.  Mass on Tuesday at 11am with Funeral proceeding to Roselea Cemetrey, Easkey, via Enniscrone and Finod.  Family flowers only please, donations if desired Croi


Mary Ellen Maguire, Toam, Blacklion, formally Killykeeghan, Marn Bank, Co. Fermanagh.  In her 102nd year.  Peacefully at the Arus Breffni Nursing Unit, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim.  Reposing at hers son Hugh’s residence, Toam, Blacklion today.  Removal at 6.15pm today to arrive in St. Lasir’s Church Wheathill, Co.  Fermanagh for 7pm.  Funeral mass at 11am on Tuesday, followed by burial in Killesher Cemetery, Co. Fermanagh.


John Joseph McCarrick, Bushy Park Ballisodare and late of Connolly Street Sligo, peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at his residence in Bushy Park on Tuesday from 5pm until 8pm with removal on Wednesday morning to Saint Brigid’s Church Corhownagh arriving for 11am Funeral Mass followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery.  Family Flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the Palliative Care, Sligo University Hospital C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors Ballisodare.  House Private to family on Wednesday morning please


David “Dave” Brennan, Ballydevitt, Donegal Town.  Peacefully at his home.  Originally from Claremorris.  Remains reposing in the Chapel of rest in Donegal Community Hospital from 1pm until 6.30pm today.  Remains leaving Donegal Community Hospital at 6.30pm this evening to arrive in St Mary’s Church, Killymard for 7pm.  Funeral mass on Tuesday at 11am in St Mary’s Church, Killymard with burial immediately afterwards in adjoining cemetery.


Gretta Freeburn (Nee Maguire) Rockfield Park, Belleek Co. Fermanagh. Reposing at the Sheil Hospital Mortuary Tuesday Morning from until with removal to Saint Joseph’s Church the Rock Ballyshannon for mass of the Resurrection followed by interment in adjoining cemetery. House strictly private at all times.


Patricia McMorrow, Nee Coggins, Cummeens, Strandhill Road, Sligo and formally Lavally Ballintogher.  Peacefully at St Johns Hospital.  Reposing at St. Johns Hospital Chapel from 5pm on Tuesday, with removal at 6.30pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo, to arrive at 7pm.  Mass of Christian burial at 11.30am on Wednesday, burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery.  House private please.


John Lyons, Cleveragh Drive, Sligo.  Peacefully at his home.  Funeral Arrangements to be announced later.  Enquiries to Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo on 071-9162140


Patricia Page, Ocean View, The Promenade, Bundoran, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at Bailey’s Nursing Home, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo.  Remains reposing at her brother Norman’s residence today from 11am and Tuesday until 6.30pm, with remains going to the Church of Our Lady Star of The Sea for 7pm.  Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11am with burial proceeding to St. Ninnidh’s Cemetery, Bundoran.  Further enquiries to Conlon & Breslin.


Dessie Hayden, St. Jude’s, Shroofe, Monasteraden.  Peacefully in Sligo University Hospital.  Dessie will repose in The Sharkey Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen on Wednesday from 4pm until 7pm.  Removal on Thursday morning to St. Aidan’s Church, Monasteraden arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 12noon, followed by interment in Kilcolman cemetery.  Family flowers only, please. Donation if desired to the Stroke Unit at University Hospital, Sligo c/o Sharkey Funeral Directors


Patrick McGovern (Paddy Eddie) Derrylahan, Glangevlin, Co. Cavan. Peacefully at the McAuley Residence, Derrylahan, Glangevlin. Remains Reposing at the McAuley Residence on Monday from 5pm to 3pm on Tuesday. House is Private from 3pm on Tuesday. Removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Killinagh, Blacklion for 7pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday at 11am with burial afterwards to Killinagh Cemetery. Family flowers only, All donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo, c/o Vincent McGovern, Funeral Director.


Brigid Kilfeather (Nee McHugh) ,Jinks Avenue, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University hospital. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo Monday from 5.30pmwith liturgy of prayer at 7.30pm. Funeral to arrive at The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo for Mass of Christian burial at 11.30am. Tuesday , Burial to follow in Sligo cemetery.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.