Obituaries, Tuesday, February 13th, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Tommy Breheny Senior, Sligo

Jim Byrne, Enniscrone

Des Sherry, Sligo

Peter Cunningham, Ardara

Michael Waters, Sligo

Alex McGreevy, Bundoran

Kathleen Matthews, Belfast

Patrick Johnston, Ballisodare

Maura Bradley, Beltra

John Gillespie, Ballyshannon





Tommy Breheny, Senior, Oakfield Road, Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection in Sligo Cathedral at 11.30am this morning, with interment afterwards in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road.  House private please.





Jim Byrne, Pier Road, Enniscrone, and formerly of Ballina, Co. Mayo and Moate, Co. Westmeath. Funeral will arrive to the Church Of Our Lady Assumed into Heaven, Enniscrone today for Mass of the Resurrection at 12pm with burial afterwards in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Kilglass.  Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Western Care Association, care of McGowan’s funeral directors.




Des Sherry, Drinaghan, Knocknarea, Co  Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Funeral will arrive at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Ransboro this morning for  Mass of the Resurrection at 11am.  Burial afterwards in St Patrick’s Cemetery , Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Mater Heart & Lung Foundation, C/o  Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.



Peter Cunningham, Cloughboy, Loughros Point, Ardara.  At Letterkenny University Hospital.  Funeral from his residence in Cloughboy this morning at 10.15 am to The Church Of The Holy Family, Ardara, for 11am Requiem Mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.   Family time from 11pm to 11am.



Michael Waters, Abbeville Park, Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at his home from 4pm to 9pm today.  Removal from his home on Wednesday to St Anne’s Church, Sligo to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 11am.  Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery.  House private to family on Wednesday morning please.



Alex McGreevy, 1 Elaghmore, West End, Bundoran, Co Donegal. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at his late residence today from 12 noon until 9pm. Removal on Wednesday morning at 10.30am to arrive at the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am. Burial afterwards in St.Ninnidhs Cemetery, Newtown, Bundoran.  House private on Wednesday morning please.



Kathleen Matthews (nee Duncan), Belfast, formerly from Kildoney, Ballyshannon, Peacefully at Our Lady’s Nursing Home, Belfast. Remains will leave her son’s residence, 490 Oldpark Road, Belfast this morning at 9.15am to arrive at Holy Cross Church, Crumlin Road, Belfast, for 10.00am Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in Milltown Cemetery, Falls Road, Belfast.


Patrick (Padden) Johnston Sr., Streamstown, Ballisodare, Co Sligo. Peacefully at his home. Reposing at St Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, on Wednesday evening from 5:30pm to 7pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 12 noon. Burial afterward in St Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. House private to family and neighbours. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the Palliative Care Unit, North West Hospice, Sligo, c/o J P Clarke Funeral Directors, Coolaney.



Maura Bradley (nee Flannelly) Carrowkeel, Beltra, Co. Sligo. Funeral arrangements later, all enquiries to Gerard Clarke & Sons, Funeral Directors, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo telephone 071 91 30700.



John Gillespie, Sheegus, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Peacefully at University Hospital Galway. Reposing at the family home today from until and Wednesday from until Mass of the Resurrection in Saint Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon on Thursday morning at followed by interment in the Abbey Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations to the Irish Kidney Association, c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director on 07703210437. Family time on Thursday morning.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.