Obituaries, Thursday, May 10th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Brendan Carty, Strandhill

Mick Durcan, Ballinfull

Michael Burke, Ballyfarnon

Sr. Raphael Keary, Ballyshannon

Mary Baxter, Ederney,

Mary Clancy, Sligo

Annie Brady, Dromard

Brother Seamus Connolly, Cloonloo

Sean Melly, Sligo




Brendan Carty, “Eaglet House”, Shore road, Strandhill, Co. Sligo and late of the Golf Links Hotel, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the family home at Shore Road, from 4pm to 8pm today. Removal on Friday to St. Patrick’s Church, Strandhill, arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 1pm. Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund, c/o Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Mick Durcan, Breaghwy, Ballinfull, Co Sligo. Remains reposing at McGloin’s Funeral Home, Cliffoney this evening from 5.30pm to 7pm. Removal at 7pm to St Patrick’s Church, Maugherow to arrive at 7.30pm. Requiem Mass on Friday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in Carrigans cemetery.




Michael Burke, London and formerly Ballyfarnon, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully, following a prolonged illness. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon on Friday morning from 11.30am with removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyfarnon, arriving for Mass of Christian Burial at 1pm. Interment afterwards in Kilronan Cemetery.



Sr. Raphael Keary, St. Catherine’s Convent, Ballyshannon and formerly of Stranorlar, Co. Donegal. At Aras Mhic Suibhne Nursing Home Laghey, Co. Donegal. Reposing at St. Catherine’s Convent Chapel on Friday from 2pm to 8pm with remains going to St. Patrick’s Church on Saturday for 2pm Funeral Mass with burial afterwards in the Abbey cemetery. Family Flowers only please. Enquiries to John or Darren Magee on 07198-517-44.


Mary Baxter, Nee Carron, Ederney, Co Fermanagh. Remains will leave her late residence 22 New St., Ederney on Friday morning at 11.30 am arriving at St Joseph’s Church Ederney for Requiem Mass at 12 noon.  Burial afterwards in Edenclaw Cemetery. Family flowers only donations in lieu to Friends of the Cancer Centre C/O Claude Mc Kervey Funeral Directors.



Mary Clancy (nee Marren), Larkhill Road, Sligo, Peacefully at home. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 5.30pm on Friday. Removal at 7pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo arriving at 7.30pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am on Saturday. Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. House private please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Annie Brady nee Kearins, Church Street, Dromard, Co. Sligo. At the Summerville Nursing Home Strandhill. Funeral will arrive to Saint Peter & Paul Church Dromard on Friday morning for 11 o’clock Funeral Mass followed by burial in Dromard New Cemetery.



Brother Seamus Connolly of The Irish Christian Brothers Alexender House, Bishop Street, Derry and formerly of Seefin, Cloonloo, Via Boyle, Co .Sligo. Funeral Mass at 10am on Friday in Saint Columbus Church, Longtower, Derry. Followed by Burial in Knockbrack Cemetery, Co. Sligo arriving at 2 pm approx.



Sean Melly, Saint Michael’s Terrace, Sligo. Peacefully at his home. Reposing at his home from 2pm to 5pm on Friday with removal at 6pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception to arrive at 6.30pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 1pm on Saturday followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, C/O Seamus Feehily & Son Funeral directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.