Obituaries, Saturday, June 16th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Paddy Joe Forde, Chicago, Illinois

John McHale, Naas

John Browne, Ballisodare

Dolores Blake, Bundoran

Harry Carter, Strandhill

Michael McGowan, Coney Island

Patrick Paddy Crowley, Sligo

Thomas Cleary, Belleek

Eilis Kelly, Donegal Town



Paddy Joe Forde, Hill Crest, Chicago, Illinois, USA, and formerly 62 Garavogue Villas, Sligo and Cartron Estate, Sligo. Husband of Jean and father of Patrick, Sharon, Sadie and Samantha. He will be laid to rest in Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood, Illinois, on Saturday.



John McHale, Dunshane, Naas, Co. Kildare and formerly of Strandhill Road, Sligo. Retired member of An Garda Síochána.  Funeral today after 11am Mass in St. Peter’s Church, Two Mile House, burial to the adjoining cemetery.



John Browne, Known as Johnny, Sliver Hill, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.  Funeral Mass today at 4pm in St. Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, Ballisodare, followed by burial in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. Family Flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Kidney Association c/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors, Ballisodare. House Private Please.



Dolores Blake of Kiemar, Bundoran Road, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal formerly of Mee, Main Street, Letterkenny.  Funeral from her home today going to St. Joseph’s Church, The Rock, Ballyshannon for requiem mass at 12 noon followed by cremation in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan at 4pm. Family Flowers only please, donations in lieu to Medical 7, Sligo University Hospital c/o Paschal Blake, Funeral Director, Stoney Arch, New Line Road, Letterkenny.  Family time this morning please.



Harry Carter, Lecarrow, Strandhill, Co Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Nazareth House Chapel, Sligo from 5pm today. With service of prayer at 7pm. Funeral to arrive at St Annes Church, Strandhill for Funeral Service at 3pm on Sunday, burial to follow in St Patricks Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Coronary Care Unit, Sligo University Hospital, c/o Seamus Feehily and sons Funeral Directors, Pearse Rd, Sligo.


Michael McGowan, Coney Island, Co. Sligo.  Unexpectedly on the 30th of December.  Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 12pm to 1.30pm today. Removal at 1.30pm to St. Columba’s Church, Rosses Point arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 2pm. Burial follows in the Rosses Point Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Patrick (Paddy) Crowley, Thornhill,Sligo and formerly Enniscrone, Co. Sligo. Ex staff FAS, Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Funeral arrangements later. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to the R.N.L.I  C/O Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.



Thomas Cleary, Daly Park, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh.  Peacefully at the SWAH, Enniskillen.  Funeral Arrangements to Follow.  House Private at all times.  Further enquiries to Patsy McCauley funeral director on 07703210437



Eilis Kelly, Maldon House, The Gebe ,Donegal Town.  At The Galway Clinic.  Remains reposing at the family home this evening from 8pm to 10.30pm and Sunday from 11am to 10.30 pm.  Removal from there on Monday morning at 10.30 am to St Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town for 11am funeral mass with burial immediately afterwards in St Agathas Cemetary, Clar.  Family flowers only, house private please on Monday morning.





Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.