Obituaries, Thursday, June 21st, 5pm  

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Johnny Dunleavy, Ballinacarrow

Bridget Nicholson, Sligo

Mary McCormack, Laharvane

Myra Melly, Sligo

Pauric Heslin, Gurteen



Johnny Dunleavy, Rinbane, Ballinacarrow, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Galway University Hospital.    Reposing at his residence this evening from 4pm to 10pm.  Funeral will arrive at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mullinabreena on Friday for Requiem Mass at 12 noon.  Burial in Killvarna Cemetery, house private on Friday morning please.


Bridget (Birdie) Nicholson, Nazareth Nursing Home, Sligo.  Formerly Dartry View, Sligo and Urlar, Carney, Co. Sligo. In her 100th Year.  Reposing at her Nephew Tom Logan’s house, Drum, Co. Sligo from 6pm to 10pm today. Removal on Friday to Saint Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac, to arrive for Mass of Christian burial at 12 noon. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery.


Mary McCormack, nee Callaghan, Brother of John, Sligo.  Remains reposing at Leonards Funeral Home, Laharvane, on Friday evening from 5.30pm with removal at 7pm to St. Patricks Church, Laharvane.  Funeral Mass on Saturday at 11am, burial afterwards in Addergoole Cemetery.


Myra Melly, nee Monaghan, Church Hill, Sligo.  Peacefully at Rosses Unit, St.Johns Hospital, Sligo.  Reposing at her residence on Friday evening from 6pm – 8pm.  Funeral will arrive to The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo on Saturday for Requiem Mass at 11.30am with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery.  House Private at all other times please.  Family flowers only please, Donations in lieu if desired to the Rosses Unit, St. Johns Hospital, Sligo C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.


Pauric Heslin, Gurteen, Carrigallen, Co. Leitrim and Benbulben View, Cregg Services, Sligo. Peacefully at Cregg House. Remains reposing at Cregg House Chapel, Sligo on Friday from 6.00pm – 8.00pm with mass of the Resurrection in Cregg House Chapel on Saturday morning at 11.00am followed by interment to Aughavas Cemetery, Co. Leitrim to arrive at approximately 2.00pm. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Cregg House c/o McKeon’s Funeral Director’s, Cloone. Co. Leitrim.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Se.