Obituaries, Wednesday, January 3rd, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Fechin McMorrow Sr, Collooney

Richard Mansworth, Sligo

Teresa Forde, Sligo

Seamus Conboy, Ballygawley

Mary Scanlon, Sligo

Tony Rennick, Sligo

Iris Nolan, Dublin

Seamus Martyn, Knocknarea

Mary O’Keefe, Ballinaglera

Mary Ellen Lundy, Tubbercurry

Seamus Murphy, Manorhamilton


Fechin McMorrow Sr. Main Street, Collooney, Co Sligo. At Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Church of the Assumption, Collooney, this evening from 6pm to 9pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday morning at 10 am. Burial afterwards in St Nathy’s Cemetery Collooney.

Richard Mansworth, Langan Drive, Sligo and formerly Scotland.  Unexpectedly at his home.  Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel Church Hill, Sligo, from 5.30 pm on Thursday with removal at 6.30 pm to St Anne’s Church to arrive at 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 11am on Friday.  Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery.

Teresa Forde, Beechlawn Court, Maugheraboy, Sligo and formerly of Garavogue Villas, Sligo.  At Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 5:30pm with removal at 7pm to Sligo Cathedral  arriving at 7:30pm.  Mass of the Resurrection at 11:30 am on Thursday with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. House Private. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to Friends of Sligo University Hospital, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors

Seamus Conboy, Lavinscarton, Ballygawley. Reposing at Kelly’s Funeral Home, Ballygawley until  7pm this evening. Removal to the Church of the Assumption, Sooey, arriving at 8pm. Funeral mass on Thursday at 12pm with funeral afterwards to St Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney.

Mary Scanlon (nee McGuire), Saint Brigid’s Place, Sligo and formerly Skreen, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill, Sligo. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo from 7pm this evening with removal at 8pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo, to arrive at 8:30pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 1:30pm on Thursday with burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, C/O Seamus Feehily & Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.

Tony Rennick, Greenfort Estate, Sligo and formerly of Housewives Choice, Sligo. Peacefully at St. John’s Hospital, Sligo. Reposing at St. John’s Hospital Chapel with removal at 6.45pm to Saint John’s Church, Carraroe, Sligo, to arrive at approx. 7.30pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 11.30am on Thursday followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the patient comfort fund, Saint John’s Hospital, Sligo.

Iris Nolan, (nee Watts), Walkinstown, Dublin. Wife of the late John Nolan. Mother of Jean Goulden, Ballinacarrow, David Nolan, Andrew Nolan. Mother-in-law of Raymond Goulden, daughter-in-law Fiona, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Peacefully at Gasgcoighne Nursing Home, Rathmines, Dublin. Funeral arriving at Rathbarron Parish Church on Thursday for 2 pm Funeral Service. Interment afterwards in adjoining churchyard.

Seamus Martyn, Knocknarea, Strandhill, Co Sligo. Peacefully at his home. Reposing at his son Cathal’s home, Knocknarea, from 5pm to 9pm this evening. Removal on Thursday morning to the Star of the Sea Church, Ransboro, to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 11am. Burial to follow in St Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhil Road, Sligo. House private to family on Thursday morning.

Mary (Mae) O’Keefe, Derrinawillan, Ballinaglera, Dowra, Co. Leitrim. In Our Lady’s Hospital, Manorhamilton. Remains will repose at the residence of her daughter Pauline and son-in-law Michael Woods, Kilgarriff, Ballinaglera from 4pm to 9pm on Thursday and again on Friday from 2pm until 5pm. House private at all other times, please. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to Our Lady’s Hospital Manorhamilton.

Mary Ellen Lundy nee Walsh, Rhue, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at University Hospital Sligo, in her 98th year. Reposing in Coen’s Funeral Home Tubbercurry on Thursday evening from 3pm until 7pm with removal to St Attracta’s Church Tourlestrane, arriving at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Friday at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to Rhue cemetery. House Private Please.

Seamus Murphy, Lisnabrack, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim.  Brother of Kathleen Lenehan and Mary Murphy, Cootehall, Boyle, Co Roscommon.  Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton on Thursday evening from 6pm to 7.30pm with removal to the Church of the Annunciation, Mullies, to arrive at 8pm.  Funeral Mass on Friday at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.