Obituaries, Sunday, March 4th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Mae Connolly, Dromore West

Jean Hannon, Sligo

John William Kearns, Ballymote

Christy Mostyn, Dromahair

Mary McCaffrey, Ballyshannon

Cormac Kelly Senior, Mountcharles

Chris Murray, Michigan and Gurteen

Paddy Hession, Sligo

Fredrick William Perry, Boyle









Mae Connolly, nee Hannan, Ballinahowna, Dromore West, County Sligo.  Reposing at Sweeneys Funeral home, Dromre West today 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.


John William Kearns, of Emlaghfad, Ballymote, Co. Sligo.  At Ballymote Community Nursing Unit.  Reposing at the Community Nursery Unit this 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 this 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 this evening at 6.30pm to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon for 7pm.  Reposing overnight.  Mass of the resurrection in St. Joseph’s Church on Monday at 12 noon with interment 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 Senior, The Glen, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. Suddenly at his residence.  Remains will be reposing at his late residence today and Monday from 12noon.  Removal from there on Tuesday morning at 10.30am going to St. Mary’s Church Killymard for 11am funeral mass, with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only please.


Chris Murray, Dearborn Heights, Michigan and formerly of Calterane, Gurteen, Co. Sligo.  Brother of the late Gerry and John Murray and Mary Mc Donnell.  Reposing at L.J. Griffin Funeral Home, Dearborn on Tuesday.  Funeral Mass on Wednesday at the Church of the Divine Child.  Mass will be held in St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen at a later date.



Paddy Hession, Highfield Road, Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo from 5.30pm on Monday with removal at 6.30pm to Saint Anne’s Church, Sligo to arrive at 7pm.  Mass of Christian burial at 12 noon on Tuesday followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery.



Fredrick William (Fred) Perry, Carrick Road, Boyle, Roscommon.  Unexpectedly.  Reposing at his residence on Monday evening from 4pm until 7pm.  Removal from his residence on Tuesday at 1.30pm, arriving for service at 2pm in the Church of Ireland, Boyle.  Interment afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.  House private on Tuesday morning please.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu to Croi, West of Ireland c/o Mahons Funeral Directors, Boyle



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.