Obituaries, Saturday, March 3rd, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Joe McManus, Dowra

Brian McNeely, Mountcharles

Mae Connolly, Dromore West

Jean Hannon, Sligo

Josie Murrin, Killybegs

John William Kearns, Ballymote

Christy Mostyn, Dromahair

Mary McCaffrey, Ballyshannon

Cormac Kelly, Mountcharles






Joe McManus, Derrinlester, Dowra, Co. Cavan.  Peacefully at Our Lady’s Hospital, Manorhamilton.  Remains arriving at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Doobally, Dowra at 6.30pm today.  Funeral mass on Sunday at 11.30am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  House private at all other times.  Follow the signs for funeral house and wait for bus at Doobally Church Car Park.



Brian McNeely, Ballybrillighan, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal, peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. Reposing at his home today until 11pm.  Removal on Sunday morning for 11am Funeral mass in the Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Frosses with interment in the adjoining graveyard. A one way system will operate at the wake house with entry via Frosses/Glenties Road.  Exit via Divers Corner, Ednamuck.  House Strictly Private on Sunday Morning Please.



Mae Connolly, nee Hannan, Ballinahowna, Dromore West, County Sligo.  Reposing at Sweeneys Funeral home, Dromre West on Sunday from 5pm with removal at 7pm to Church of our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Dromore West.  Requiem Mass on Monday at 11am with burial afterwards in Churchill Cemetery, Dromore West.  House private please.


Jean (Jeanie) Hannon, Jinks Avenue, Sligo. Unexpectedly at her home. Mass of Christian Burial at 11.30 am Monday in the Nazerath house chapel, Churchill, Sligo. Burial to follow in Sligo cemetery.



Josie Murrin, Roshine Road, Killybegs, Co. Donegal.  Remains reposing at his residence today with removal on Sunday at 12 noon to St. Mary’s Church Killybegs for 12.30pm Funeral Mass.  Burial afterwards in the local cemetery, family time from 11pm to 11am.



John William Kearns, of Emlaghfad, Ballymote, Co. Sligo.  At Ballymote Community Nursing Unit.  Reposing at the Community Nursery Unit on Sunday evening from 4:30pm to 6:30pm. Removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote to arrive at 7pm. Funeral mass on Monday at 12pm. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery.



Christy Mostyn, Rock Valley, Dromahair and formerly of Tullynascreena, Dromahair.  Peacefully at St Phelim’s Nursing Home.   Brother of John Mostyn, London, Eileen Flanagan, Killargue and Kathleen Appleby, Boyle.  Reposing at St Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair on Sunday evening from 5pm until 8pm.  Funeral Mass in St Mary’s Church, Killennumery on Monday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Carrowcrin Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to the North West Hospice, c/o Funeral Director Seamus Reynolds & Sons 086 8078027




Mary McCaffrey, (nee GIllespie) Assaroe Road, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.  Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at the family home with removal on Sunday Evening at 6.30pm to arrive at St. Josephs Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon for 7pm.  Reposing overnight.  Mass of the resurrection in St. Josephs Church on Monday at 12 noon with internment in the adjoining Cemetery. House Strictly private at all times.  All enquiries can be made to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087 2485819.



Cormac Kelly, The Glen, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal.  Suddenly at his residence.  Funeral arrangements to be announced later, enquiries to Gallagher Funeral Directors Mountcharles on 0876781000



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.