Obituaries, Wednesday, June 6th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Violet Parker, Ballisodare

Sister Mary Patrick Kerins, Sligo

Joseph McShea, Belleek

Joe Haran, Beltra

Michael Lavin, Frenchpark  

Annie Gethins, Ballintogher

Margaret McCadden, Donegal Town





Violet Parker, nee Nairn, Kilboglasay, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.  Body returning from medical research, funeral arriving this afternoon to Holy Trinity Church, Ballisodare for 3pm Funeral Service. Burial afterwards in the adjoining Churchyard.




Sr. Mary Patrick Kearns, Our Lady of Mercy, 3 Saint Patrick’s Avenue, Sligo, and formerly Derrane, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Our Lady of Mercy, 3 Saint Patrick’s Avenue, Sligo from 2pm to 6pm  Wednesday and Thursday. Removal on Friday to Saint Anne’s Church, Sligo to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon burial to follow in Sligo cemetery.



Joseph McShea, Daly Park Belleek Co Fermanagh and formerly Tully, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Reposing at the Family home today until 10pm, while tomorrow Thursday from 11am until 9pm. Mass of the resurrection on Friday morning in Saint Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon at 11am followed by Interment in Saint Patrick’s cemetery Belleek. Family Flowers donations to Marie Curie Nurses, c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director Belleek. Family Time on Friday Morning. Please note those attending wake please use Saint Patrick’s Church Car Park.


Joe Haran, Larkhill, Beltra, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Remains reposing in St. Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, Ballisodare this evening 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.


Michael Lavin, Mullen, Frenchpark, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully at The Oakwood Nursing Home, Ballaghaderreen. Reposing today from 4pm until 8pm. House private thereafter, please.  Removal on Thursday morning to St. Asicus Church, Frenchpark arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon, followed by interment in Cloonshanville cemetery. Family flowers only, please. Donations if desired to the Mayo/Roscommon Palliative Care Services. c/o Sharkey Funeral Directors.



Annie Gethins, nee Carty of Cartronhugh, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at Fowley’s Funeral Home Dromahair on Saturday from 6pm to 8.30p.m.  Removal on Sunday to St. Theresa’s Church, Ballintogher for Funeral Mass at 11.30am.  Burial afterwards in Creevelea Abbey.  House private please.  Family flowers only, donations if desired to Epilepsy Association of Ireland.


Margaret McCadden, Drimcroagh, Donegal Town. Remains reposing at her residence at Drimcroagh, Donegal Town tomorrow Thursday from 2pm until 10pm. Removal on Friday at 10am to St Patricks Church, Donegal Town for 10:30am Funeral Mass, with burial immediately afterwards in St.Agathas Cemetery, Clar.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.