Obituaries, Wednesday, January 3rd, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Fechin McMorrow Sr, Collooney

Flo Brogan, Donegal Town

Richard Mansworth, Sligo

Teresa Forde, Sligo

John Durkan, Doocastle

Seamus Conboy, Ballygawley

Mary Scanlon, Sligo

Tony Rennick, Sligo

Iris Nolan, Dublin

Seamus Martyn, Knocknarea

Mary O’Keefe, Ballinaglera



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.



Flo Brogan (nee Mc Kinlay), mother of Billy, Lorna, and Angela McKee, 259 St Joseph’s Ave, Donegal Town.  Peacefully at home.  Remains reposing at her late residence.  Remains leaving her residence today at 1:30pm to The Church Of Ireland, Donegal Town, for church service at 2pm, with burial immediately afterwards in The Glebe Cemetery.




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



John Durkan, Floughena, Doocastle, Co. Mayo. Mass of the Resurrection in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Bunninadden today at 12 noon, with the funeral proceeding to Kilturra Cemetery.  House private please. Enquiries to Coen’s Funeral Directors, Doocastle.



Seamus Conboy, Lavinscarton, Ballygawley. Reposing at Kelly’s Funeral Home, Ballygawley, from 4pm to 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 from 3pm today 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, Ballinaglera. In Our Lady’s Hospital, Manorhamilton on 1st January. Remains will repose at the residence of her Daughter Pauline & Son in Law Michael Woods, Kilgarriff, Ballinaglera from 4pm to 9pm on Thursday and again on Friday from 2pm till 5pm. House private at all other times, please. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to Our Lady’s Hospital Manorhamilton. Funeral Arrangements later.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.