Obituaries, Wednesday, December 13th, 4pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Dessie Hayden, Monasteraden

John Brandt, Drumkeerin

Gabriel Miney, Manorhamilton

Annie Boyle, Ardara

Paul McManus, Sligo

Mary McCole, Dungloe

Mary White, Ballyshannon

Nellie Jordan, Laragan & Ballincarrow


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.


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. Reposing at the family homes on Thursday from 12 noon to 8pm and on Friday from 1pm to 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Saturday at 11am in St. Joseph’s Church, the Rock, Ballyshannon with interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if so desired to the oncology unit at Sligo University Hospital c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon or any family member. House Private to family on the morning of the funeral please.


Nellie Jordan (nee Haran) late of Laragan & Ballincarrow, Co. Sligo peacefully at the Ballymote Community Nursing Unit. Remains reposing in the Ballymote Community Nursing Unit  Chapel on Thursday from 5-7pm with removal to the Church of The Assumption Collooney arriving for 8 o’clock. Funeral Mass on  Friday at 11.30 with burial afterwards in Kilvarnet Cemetery. Family Flowers only please  donations in lieu if desired to Ballymote Community Nursing Unit  c/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors Ballisodare


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.