Obituaries, Wednesday, December 13th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Dessie Hayden, Monasteraden

John Brandt, Drumkeerin

Gabriel Miney, Manorhamilton

Mary Agnes Mc Gowan, Strandhill

Annie Boyle, Ardara

Paul McManus, Sligo

Mary McCole, Dungloe

Mary White, Ballyshannon



Dessie Hayden, St. Jude’s, Shroofe, Monasteraden.  Peacefully in Sligo University Hospital.  Remains will repose in The Sharkey Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen today 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




John Brandt, Drumduffy, Drumkeerin, Co.Leitrim. Unexpectedly at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Fowley’s Funeral Home, Dromahair this evening from 5pm until 6.20pm followed by removal to St Brigid’s Church, Creevelea, arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 12 noon. Burial to follow in Killargue new cemetery. House strictly private, please



Gabriel Miney, Amorset, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim. Peacefully at Our Lady’s Hospital, Manorhamilton. Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton this evening from 6pm to 7.30pm with removal to St. Clare’s Church, Manorhamilton arriving at 8pm. Funeral mass on Thursday at 12 noon followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Our Lady’s Hospital Patient Comfort Fund, c/o Murphy & Fox Funeral Directors, Manorhamilton. House strictly private please.


Mary Agnes Mc Gowan, Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill, Co Sligo and formerly of Woodbine Cottage, Rosses Point, Co Sligo. Peacefully at Summerville Healthcare. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo today from 1:30pm with Liturgy of Prayers at 2pm followed by burial in Rosses Point Cemetery at 2:45pm approx.


Annie Boyle, Mullinacloy, Ardara, mother of Mary Baine..Peacefully at the Harbour Lights Nursing Home, Bruckless. Remains reposing at Shovlin’s Funeral Home, Ardara. Removal this evening at 7pm going to the Church of the Holy Family for 7:30pm to repose overnight. Funeral mass on Thursday at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Donations in lieu if desired to the Harbour Lights Nursing Home comfort fund, c/o of any family member or John B. O’Donnell Funeral Director. Family flowers only please.


Paul Mc Manus, 12 New Circular Road, Sligo. Peacefully and unexpectedly at home. Funeral arrangements later. Enquiries to Tommy Shivnan, Funeral Director, at 071 964 7031.


Mary McCole, nee Doherty, Mill road, Dungloe and formerly Corraine, Ballybofey, At Letterkenny University Hospital. Reposing at her late residence at Mill road from 4pm today. Funeral mass on Friday at 11am in St. Crona’s Church Dungloe with interment afterwards to the adjoining cemetery. Rosary both nights at 9pm. Family time only from 11pm to 10am.


Mary White, nee McCafferty, Dunmuckrin, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Further Funeral arrangements later. Enquiries to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087-248-5819.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.