Obituaries, Thursday, June 7th, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Sister Mary Patrick Kerins, Sligo

Joseph McShea, Belleek

Joe Haran, Beltra

Michael Lavin, Frenchpark

Annie Gethins, Ballintogher

Margaret McCadden, Donegal Town

Theresa McCauley, Strandhill





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  today. 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 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. Funeral Mass in St. Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, Ballisodare this morning 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. Removal this 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 today from 2pm until 10pm. Removal on Friday at 10am to St Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town, for 10:30am Funeral Mass, with burial immediately afterwards in St. Agatha’s Cemetery, Clar.


Theresa McCauley, nee Carolan, Old Airport Road, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the residence of her daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Roger McCarrick, Coill Dara House, Tubbercurry on Friday from 12 noon to 8pm. Removal on Saturday to St Patrick’s Church, Strandhill, for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to St Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Family flowers only. Donations, if so desired, to SHOUT, C/o Coen’s Funeral Directors. House private on Saturday morning.





Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.