Obituaries, Wednesday, April 11th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




James White, Ballymote

Michael McNulty, Sligo

Gracie Breslin, Ballyshannon

Kathleen Ferguson, Belcoo

Martin Costello, Sligo





James (Jimmy) White, 9 Castlegrove, Ballymote and formerly Drumcormack, Ballymote, Co Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Ballymote Community Nursing Home on Thursday from 5:30pm to 8pm. Funeral mass in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, on Friday at 12 noon followed by burial in St Columba’s Cemetery, Carrownanty.


Michael McNulty, Meadow Walk, Kevinsfort, Sligo. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 5pm this evening. Removal at 6.30pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am on Thursday. Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. House private please. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Sligo Cancer Support Centre, c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.




Gracie Breslin, late of West Port, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at The Rock Nursing Unit, Ballyshannon. Retired staff member of the North-western Health Board. Reposing at The Rock Nursing Unit this evening from 5pm to 8pm with removal on Thursday morning at 11.30am to arrive at her late residence for 12 noon. Reposing at her late residence on Thursday until 10p.m with removal on Friday morning at 10.30am to arrive at The Rock Church, Ballyshannon for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am with internment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if so desired to The Rock Nursing Unit Patients’ Comfort Fund, c/o Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon.






Kathleen Ferguson, 163 Lattone Road, Mullan, Belcoo, Co Fermanagh. Peacefully at her home. Reposing at her residence until Friday morning. Removal on Friday morning at 10:15am to St Patrick’s Church, Holywell, Belcoo, for 11am funeral Mass with burial afterward in the adjoining cemetery. House private on Friday morning please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to Northern Ireland Chest Heart and Stroke Association, C/o  Ferguson Funeral Services, the Brae, Belcoo, or any family member.



Martin Costello, Crozon Downes, Sligo. Formerly of Tishmaine, Carraroe, Connemara, Co. Galway. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo from 5:30pm on Friday, with removal at 6:30pm to Saint Anne’s Church, Sligo, to arrive at 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon on Saturday. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.