Obituaries, Tuesday, January 30th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Sheila Noone, Ballaghaderreen

Austin Scott, Tullaghan

Nora McSharry, Sligo

Baby PJ Gavigan, Ballyshannon

Mary Dolan, Drumkeerin

Larry Fowley, Sligo

Nancy Sweeney, Drumfin

Louise Furey, Glenties









Sheila Noone, (née Durr), Charlestown Road, Ballaghaderreen.  Peacefully at University Hospital, Sligo. Reposing in the Sharkey Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen, on Wednesday evening from 5pm. Removal at 7pm to St Asicus Church, Frenchpark, arriving at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday at 11am, followed by interment in Kilcolman Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Croi, C/o Sharkey Funeral Directors.





Austin Scott, Ward House, Tullaghan, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Mass of the Resurrection at 10am on Thursday in the Our Lady Star of the Sea Church Bundoran followed by private cremation to Lakelands Crematorium Cavan. Further enquiries to Conlon and Breslin Funeral Directors Bundoran on 071-98-41397.




Nora McSharry   (nee Keegan), Maugheraboy Estate, Sligo. Peacefully at  Sligo University  Hospital. Reposing at the Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Wednesday from 5-30pm with removal at 7-00pm to Sligo Cathedral arriving at 7-30pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday at 11-30am with funeral proceeding afterwards to Sligo  Cemetery. Family flowers only please,  donations in lieu  if desired to  the Irish Guide Dogs Association, C/o   Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard,,Sligo.




Baby PJ Gavigan, son of Martina and Pauric Gavigan, Cloughbally, Ballyshannon, County Donegal. Unexpectedly at Sligo University Hospital. Mass of the Angels in St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon at 11am on Wednesday with burial afterwards in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery. House strictly private at all times




Mary Dolan, Aras Bhride , Drumkeerin and formerly Main St, Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at Aras Bhride, Drumkeerin this evening from 6pm until 7.30pm followed by removal to St. Brigid’s Church, Drumkeerin arriving at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am. Burial to follow in Doobally Cemetery.



Larry Fowley, 2 Martin Savage Tce., Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Predeceased by his son Paul. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Sligo on Wednesday from 6pm until 8pm followed by removal to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo, arriving at 8.30pm. Funeral Mass will take place on Thursday at 12noon with burial afterwards in Sligo cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The Palliative Care Team, The North West Hospice, the Mall, Sligo.





Nancy Sweeney, nee Flynn, of Coolteen, Drumfin, Co Sligo. Peacefully in her 95th year at Abbey Haven Nursing Home, Boyle, Co Roscommon. Reposing at Abbey Haven Nursing Home, Boyle, today from 4:30pm to 6:30pm followed by removal to the Church of the Assumption, Collooney, arriving at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Wednesday at 1:30pm, with burial afterwards in St Nathy’s cemetery Collooney. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Abbey Haven Comfort Fund. House private please.


Louise Furey 126 Ard Patrick, Glenties. Tragically in Thailand. Remains will repose at her family home 126 Ard Patrick , Glenties  from 12 noon on Wednesday. Removal from there on Friday morning to St. Connell’s Church, Glenties, for requiem mass at 11am, followed by burial in the local cemetery. Family time on Wednesday night from 11pm until 12noon. Family time from 11pm on Thursday night. Family flowers only please, donations in  lieu if desired to The Kevin Bell  Repatriation Trust, c/o James Mc Guinness & Sons, Funeral Directors, Glenties.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.