Obituaries, Sunday, January 21st, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths: 



Christopher Higgins, Sligo

Nancy McManus, Sligo

Bridget Mc Groary, Donegal Town

Kevin Darby, Sligo

Marie Monaghan, Pettigo

Frank Lavin, Ballinacrrow

Tommy Maguire, Enniskillen




Christopher (Chris) Higgins, MPSI Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill and formerly Circular road and Higgins Pharmacy Teeling Street, Sligo. In his 98th Year. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel Church Hill, Sligo from 4.30pm today with removal at 6.45pm to St Anne’s Church Sligo to arrive at 7.30pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 11am on Monday. Burial to follow in Sligo cemetery.



Nancy McManus, (nee O’Sullivan), Breeogue Cottage, Knocknahur, Sligo and late of Dublin and New York.  Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo.  Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo, from 2pm to 3pm on Wednesday.  Private cremation follows in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan.  Donations in lieu of flowers if desired to the North West Hospice Sligo patient comfort fund c/o Sean Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Bridget Mc Groary, Old Golf Course Road, Donegal Town.  Remains reposing at her late residence all day today.  Removal today at 6.30pm to St. Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town to arrive at 7pm.  To repose overnight.  Funeral mass on Monday at 11am with burial afterwards in Killymard cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to Aras Mhic Shuibhne Nursing Home, Mullinasole, Laghey c/o Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Mountcharles or any family member.



Kevin Darby, Lord Edward Street, Sligo.  Peacefully at the North West Hospice.  Funeral service at 2pm on Monday in Calry Parish Church, The Mall.  Private cremation to follow, enquiries to Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors on 071 9171117.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to the North West Hospice the Mall, Sligo, c/o of Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Director, Pearse Road, Sligo




Marie Monaghan, Mill St. Pettigo, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully at The Rock Nursing Home, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.  Her remains will be reposing in the Rock Nursing Home for family members only.  Removal of remains today at 5pm to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Pettigo, for 6pm.  Requiem Mass on Monday at 11am.  Burial afterwards to the adjoining cemetery.



Frank Lavin, Erdington, Birmingham, England and formerly of Ranaghan, Ballinacarrow, Co. Sligo.  Reposing at Clarkes Funeral Home Coolaney on Wednesday from 7pm until 8.30pm.  Removal on Thursday to the Church of the Assumption, Collooney for 11am funeral mass.  Burial afterwards in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to the Alzheimers Association or Cedar Lodge Nursing home.



Tommy Maguire, Rahallan Letterbreen, Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh.  Remains reposing at his residence with removal on Monday at 6.30pm to St Josephs Church, Mullaghdun, arriving at 7pm.  Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 11am with burial in the adjoining cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in liue to Marie Curie c/o any family member or Conway Funeral Directors, Belcoo. 


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.