Obituaries, Sunday, December 17th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Peadar MacNiallais, Rosses Point

Gregory Cornyn, Dowra,

Albert Kyles, Killybegs

Martin Fitzpatrick, Claremorris

Francis Armstrong, Sligo

Mary Scanlon, Ballisodare

Joe Sheerin, Ballyshannon

Mary Flynn, Ballyshannon





Peadar MacNiallais , Stillorgan, Co. Dublin and formerly of Rosses Point, Co. Sligo and London.  Peacefully at St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Elm Park.  Reposing at his 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 today. House private. 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.



Albert Kyles, Meentulnacarn, Killybegs, Co. Donegal.  Suddenly in Dublin.  Removal on Monday from Dublin to his residence, time to arranged.  Reposing at his residence on Tuesday and with removal on Wednesday to Lakelands Crematorium in Cavan.



Martin Fitzpatrick, Brickens, Claremorris.  Brother of Oliver, Manorhamilton.  Suddenly.  Reposing at Donnellans Funeral Home, Claire St.  Balyhaunis, Co. Mayo, on Monday evening from 5.30pm with removal at 7.30pm to Brickens Church, Claremorris.  Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 11.30am, burial afterwards in Tulrahan Cemetery.



Francis Armstrong, Riverside, Sligo.  Peacefully at his home.  Reposing at his home on Monday from 5pm to 8pm.  Funeral will arrive at St.Annes Church, Sligo on Tuesday morning for mass of the Resurrection at 11am with interment in Sligo Cemetery afterwards.  Family flowers only please, Donations in lieu if desired to The Irish Cancer Society Night Nurses C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.


Mary Flynn, (nee Slevin) Lissahully Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully.  Reposing at the Family home on Monday from 11am until 10pm house private at all other times.  Mass of the Resurrection in Saint Patrick’s Church Ballyshannon on Tuesday at 2pm followed by interment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery.  Please note a one-way system will operate on Monday during the hours of the wake enter by Killeen Road and leave by Lissahully Road, please Follow Signs.


Mary Scanlon, Nee Finan.  Carrowagubhada, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully in Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at her residence on Monday from 4pm to 9pm.  Funeral to arrive to St. Johns Church, Carraroe on Tuesday for mass at 11am.  Burial afterwards in St. Nathy’s Cemetery , Collooney.


Joe Sheerin, 13 Westport, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.  At his residence.  Reposing at his late residence until Tuesday morning, going to St. Joseph’s Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon for 11am funeral mass with burial in the adjoining cemetery.  House private on the morning of the funeral please.  Family flowers only please, donations if desired to the North West Hospice c/o any family member.  Enquiries to John McGee & Sons, 071 98 51744




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.