Obituaries, Wednesday, February 14th, 2pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Patrick Johnston, Ballisodare

Maura Bradley, Beltra

John Gillespie, Ballyshannon

Maire Carr, Kilcar

Eugene Forde, Easkey

Laurna Beirne, Killybegs

Martin Maguire, Derrygonnelly

Leo O’Flaherty, Ballyshannon

Celine Rynne, Kinlough

Hannah Flynn, Ballymote





Patrick (Padden) Johnston Sr., Streamstown, Ballisodare, Co Sligo. Reposing at St Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, this 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. Remains will repose at her residence today from 2pm with removal at 6pm to Saint Peter & Paul Church, Dromard, arriving for 6.30pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11am followed by burial in Dromard Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice, Sligo, C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.


John Gillespie, Sheegus, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Peacefully at University Hospital Galway. Reposing at the family home today until 9pm. Mass of the Resurrection in Saint Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon on Thursday morning at 11am followed by interment in the Abbey Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations to the Irish Kidney Association, c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director on 077-03210437. Family time on Thursday morning.


Maire Carr, Main Street, Kilcar, Co. Donegal. Removal from her residence on Thursday at 10:30am for funeral Mass in St Cartha’s Church, Kilcar, at 11am. Burial afterward in Kilcar Cemetery.


Eugene Forde, Bunowna Road, Easkey, Co. Sligo.  Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina this evening from 6:30pm with removal at 8pm to St. James Church, Easkey, arriving at 8.45pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 12 noon with funeral proceeding to Roslea, Cemetery, Easkey. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to St. Cecilia’s Special School, Cregg House, Sligo.




Laurna Beirne, Elmwood Terrace, Killybegs, Co Donegal. Remains reposing at her daughter Marina Doherty’s residence, The Commons, Killybegs. Removal from there this  evening at 6pm to St Mary’s Church, Killybegs, for 6:30pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11am with burial afterward in the local cemetery. Family flowers only please. Family time from 11pm to 11am.



Martin Maguire Tonagh Rd. Derrygonnelly Co Fermanagh. Remains leaving the South West Acute Hospital Mortuary on Thursday at 9:45am to arrive in Mary Queen of Peace Church Garrison coming via Derrygonnelly for Funeral Mass at 11am followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only and house private please. All enquiries to Peter Carty Funeral Director Garrison.



Leo O’Flaherty, Tonragee  Rossnowlagh Road  Ballyshannon Co Donegal. After a short illness at Sligo University Hospital. Funeral leaving the family home on Friday at 1:30pm to arrive at Saint Anne’s Church of Ireland Ballyshannon for 2pm. Funeral service followed by committal in the adjoining churchyard. Family Flowers only Please. Donations in lieu if so desired to Saint Anne’s Parish Church Fund c/o Patsy McCauley funeral director or any Family member. House Private to Family and close Friends.


Celine Rynne, Parke, Kinlough, Co Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Remains reposing at Gilmartin’s Funeral Home, Kinlough, on Thursday evening at 5pm. Removal to St Aidan’s Church, Kinlough, for 8pm. Funeral on Friday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in St Aidan’s Cemetery. House strictly private at all times. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to North West Hospice, Sligo.



Hannah Flynn, nee Sheehy, Roscrib, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the community nursing Unit Ballymote. Remains will repose at the Perry ZFuneral Home Ballymote on Friday from 4pm to 6pm. Funeral will arrive at the Church of the immaculate Conception, Ballymote for Mass of the Ressurrection at 11am on Saturday. Burial afterwards in St. Columbas Cemtery. House Private Please.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.