Obituaries, Tuesday, June 5th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Maureen Britton, Manorhamilton

Louis McMaster, Coolaney

Violet Parker, Ballisodare

James Anthony Mc Groary, Donegal Town

Paul McGarry, Dromahair

Eileen Garvey, Sligo

Sister Mary Patrick Kerins, Sligo

Joseph McShea, Belleek

Joe Haran, Beltra




Maureen Britton, née McMorrow, Glasgow, Scotland and formerly of Meeneymore, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim.  Removal of remains from Glasgow via Belfast today to arrive at St. Clare’s Church, Manorhamilton at 9pm.  Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 10am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.


Louis McMaster, Coolaney, Co. Sligo and late of Wembley, London and Ballinarry, Boyle.  Funeral Service in St. Paul’s Church of Ireland, Banagher, Co. Offaly at 2pm today.  Burial follows in the adjoining Churchyard.



Violet Parker, nee Nairn, Kilboglasay (PRON: Kilbo-glashee), Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.  Body returning from medical research, funeral arriving on Wednesday afternoon to Holy Trinity Church, Ballisodare for 3pm Funeral Service burial afterwards in the adjoining Churchyard.



James Anthony Mc Groary, Meenataggart, Donegal.  Peacefully at North West Hospice.  Remains reposing at his late residence all day today.  Removal to St Mary’s Church Killymard on Wednesday morning at 10.15am for Funeral Mass at 11am with interment immediately afterwards in adjoining Cemetery.



Paul McGarry, Ardakip, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his home today until 10pm. Removal on Wednesday to St. Mary’s Church, Killenummery for Funeral Mass at 11.30am, burial afterwards in Creevelea Abbey New Cemetery. House private on the morning of the funeral. Family flowers only donations if desired to Palliative Care Sligo University Hospital.


Eileen Garvey, Curam Unit, St John’s Hospital, Sligo and formerly St Joseph’s Terrace, Sligo. Peacefully at St John’s Hospital in her 90th year.  Reposing at St John’s hospital Chapel from 10 am on Wednesday with Mass of Christian Burial at 11am. Burial to follow in Sligo cemetery.


Sister Mary Patrick Kerins, 3 St Patricks Avenue, Sligo. Formerly Derrane, Co Roscommon. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Funeral arrangements later. Enquiries to Seamus Feehily and son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo 071-917-1117.


Joseph McShea, Daly Park, Belleek, Co Fermanagh and formerly Tully, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Funeral Arrangements later. Family home private until Further notice, enquiries to Patsy McCauley funeral director on 077-032-10437.


Joe Haran, Larkhill, Beltra, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Remains reposing in St. Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, Ballisodare on Wednesday from 7pm to 8:30pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11am followed by burial in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice & Irish Kidney Association c/o Gerard Clarke & Sons, Funeral Directors, Ballisodare. House strictly private please.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.