Obituaries, Thursday, December 28th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Patricia Langan, Sligo

Mary McGirr, Donegal Town

Joe Lavin, Ballinacarrow

Liam McGirr, England

Maureen Maguire, Kiltyclogher

Patrick Hunt, Tubbercurry

Christie Leonard, Sligo

Michael Boyle, Kilcar.

Phil Walsh, Ballinacarrow



Patricia Langan, nee Morrison, Seaview Park, Strandhill Road, Sligo, and formerly of Doorly Park, Sligo. Reposing at The Foley & McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard this evening from 5.30pm with removal at 7pm to St. Anne`s Church, Sligo, arriving at 7.30pm. Funeral mass on Friday morning at 11am with funeral proceeding afterwards to Sligo cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to Cregg House, c/o The Foley & McGowan Funeral Home.


Mary McGirr, nee Rynne, Ballykillone, Donegal Town, formerly Main Street, Laghey, and Park, Kinlough, Co Leitrim. Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. Remains reposing at her residence in Ballykillone. Funeral from there this morning at 10.15am to St Agatha’s Church, Clar, for 11am Requim Mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining graveyard. House private this morning please.


Joe Lavin, Ranaghan, Ballinacarrow, Co Sligo. Peacefully at his home. Removal this morning to the Church of the Assumption, Collooney, for 12 noon Funeral Mass. Burial afterward in St Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney.  Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo.


Liam McGirr, in Hemel Hempstead, England. Brother of the late Patsy McGirr, Ballykillone, Donegal Town. Funeral arrangements later


Maureen Maguire, Dublin and formerly Kiltyclogher, Co.Leitrim, Peacefully. Funeral Mass in St. Patrick’s Church, Kiltyclogher, this morning at 11am followed by burial in Killinagh Cemetery, Blacklion, Co Cavan.


Patrick Hunt, better known as Paddy, Chaffpool, Tubbercurry,  Co.Sligo. Requiem mass in St John Evangelist Church, Tubbercurry this morning at 11.30am with the funeral afterwards to Achonry cemetery.  House private please.


Christie Leonard, ‘Wavereley’, Cornageeha,, Sligo, and formally of Hillstreet, Carrick on Shannon. Remains reposing in the family home today from 3pm until 8pm. Removal on Friday morning to arrive in St John’s Church, Carraroe, for requiem mass at 11am, with funeral afterwards to Scarden cemetery.



Michael Boyle, Umiskin, Kilcar. Removal from Killybegs Community Hospital today at 3:30pm to arrive at St Carthals Church, Kilcar at 4pm. Funeral mass Friday at 12 noon. Burial in Kilcar cemetery.

Phil Walsh ( nee Geraghty), Kilvarnet ,Ballinacarrow , Co Sligo , peacefully at Sligo University Hospital . Reposing at her Home today from 3 pm, with Removal on Saturdaymorning to the Church of St Feichin and Lassara Ballinacarrow for 12 noon Funeral Mass.  Burial afterwards   in Kilvarnet cemetery . House private on Saturday morning .



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