Obituaries, Wednesday, January 17th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Hugh Kelly, Rossnowlagh

Michael Desmond Hand, Manorhamilton

Norah Byrne, Sligo

Frank Lavin, Ballinacarrow

Tess Feely, Tullaghan

Joe McManus, Enniscrone

Mary Montaque, Belleek

PJ Carney, Dromahair

George Conaghan, Mountcharles

Denis Feely, Belleek



Hugh Kelly, Boat Gap, Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal.  Memorial service at 12 noon today in St. Brigid’s Church, Ballintra.  Burial of remains will follow in the family plot.  House private please.


Michael Desmond Hand, known as Desi, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim and late of Old Ballinderry, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath.  Funeral mass today in the Cathedral of Christ the King, Mullingar at 10am followed by burial in Ballyglass Cemetery.


Norah (Nonie) Byrne, Nee Dunne, Doorly Park, Sligo. Funeral will arrive at St. Anne’s Church, Sligo today for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery.  House Strictly Private.


Frank Lavin, Erdinggton, Birmingham, formerly of Ranaghan, Ballinacarrow, Co Sligo. Funeral arrangements later.


Tess Feely, Uragh, Tullaghan, Co Leitrim. Arriving at St. Aidan’s Church, Kinlough, this morning for Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in St Aidan’s Cemetery, Kinlough. House Private this morning please.



Joe McManus, Enniscrone, Co. Sligo and formerly of Lavey, Co. Cavan, (Ex Garda Sergeant). Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina this evening from 4pm with removal at 7pm to The Church Of Our Lady Assumed Into Heaven, Enniscrone arriving at 7.30 pm. Requiem mass on Thursday at 12pm with burial afterwards in St. Patricks Cemetery, Kilglass. Donations if desired to North West Hospice, Sligo c/o McGowan’s funeral directors.


Mary Montaque, formerly Cassidy (nee McCabe), 11 Rockfield Park, Belleek, Co Fermanagh. Peacefully at the South West Acute Hospital in Enniskillen. Reposing at the family home from 11am until Rosary at 10pm tonight. Mass of the Resurrection in Saint Patrick’s Church, Belleek on Thursday morning at 11am followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers. Donations in Lieu if so desired to the Marie Curie Nurses c/o Patsy McCauley funeral Director. Family Time on Thursday Morning Please.


P J Carney, Stonepark, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully in his 95th year at Our Lady’s Hospital Manorhamilton. Reposing at his home today until 8pm. Removal on Thursday to St. Patrick’s Church, Dromahair for funeral mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards at Creevelea Abbey New Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to Our Lady’s Hospital Patient Comfort Fund.


George Conaghan, Munterneese, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. At Letterkenny University Hospital. Funeral arrangements to be announced later. Enquiries to Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Mountcharles on 087-678-1000.



Denis Feely, 25 Rockfield Gardens, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh.  Funeral arrangements will be announced later. House private at present.  All enquiries to Peter Carty Funeral Director Garrison, phone no. 078-999-13005.



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