Obituaries, Friday, December 15th, 5pm


Obituaries, Friday, December 15th, 5pm



Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Paul McManus, Sligo

Mary White, Ballyshannon

Kathleen Smyth, Ballinamore

MacNiallais Peadar, Rosses Point

Gregory Cornyn, Dowra, County Cavan



Paul Mc Manus, 12 New Circular Road, Sligo. Peacefully and unexpectedly at home.  Reposing at his home until 6pm this evening. Removal to St. Anne’s Church, arriving 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday morning at 11am. Interment afterwards in Sligo Cemetery.


Mary White, nee McCafferty, Dunmuckrin, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the family home today until 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.


Kathleen Smyth (nee Kelly) Ballyduff, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully in the company of family at Mountbellew Nursing Home. Reposing at the residence of her son and daughter-in law Declan & Ita Smyth, Ballyduff on Saturday from 2pm. Removal on Sunday to St Patrick’s Church, Ballinamore for funeral Mass at 1pm. Burial afterwards in St. Mary’s cemetery, Aughnasheelin. House private on Sunday. Family flowers only and donations in lieu to Special Olympics South Leitrim.


MacNiallais Peadar, Stillorgan, Co. Dublin and formerly of Rosses Point, Co. Sligo and London. Peacefully at St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Elm Park. Reposing at Rom Massey & Sons Funeral Home, 6 Cranford Centre, Stillorgan Road (opposite UCD Flyover), on Saturday, December and Sunday from 3pm to 5pm, and at home on Monday from 4pm to 7pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday morning at 10am at the Church of St. Laurence O’Toole, Kilmacud, followed by burial at Shanganagh Cemetery. Family flowers only, please.


Gregory Cornyn, Kilduff, Newbridge, Dowra, County Cavan, at Sligo University Hospital. Removal from his residence to St Colmcille’s Church, Newbridge, arriving at 7pm on Sunday evening. House private except from 2-9pm on Saturday, and 12-3pm on Sunday. Funeral mass at 12 noon on Monday, followed by burial in Doobally Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations to the Oncology Unit at Sligo University Hospital.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.