Obituaries, Thursday, July 26th, 10am          

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:





John Conway, Coolaney

George Sleater, Strandhill

Kathleen Maguire, Ballyshannon

Harry Banks, Ballisodare

Thomas (Jumbo) Carroll, Kiltyclogher

Betty McPartlan, Drumkeerin




John Conway, Rathbarron, Coolaney, Co Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. House private. Removal this morning at 11am to Lakelands crematorium, Cavan, arriving at 3pm. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, Sligo.



George Sleater, Drinaghan, Strandhill, Co. Sligo, opposite Cawleys Commercials, and formerly of No.1 Lower Adelaide Street, Sligo and late of Adelaide Plant Hire, Sligo. Reposing at his residence, today from 2pm until 8pm. Funeral will arrive to The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo for Requiem Mass on Friday morning at 11:30am, with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery.



Kathleen Maguire (nee McIntyre) Chapel Street, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Peacefully in her 95th Year. Reposing at the family home today from until  Mass of the Resurrection on Friday morning at in Saint Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, followed by interment in Saint Joseph’s Cemetery, the Rock. Family time on Friday morning.


Harry Banks, 14 Woodbrook Heights, Ballisodare, County Sligo, and formerly Annaghbeg, Collooney, County Sligo. Funeral arriving at the Church of the Assumption, Collooney, on Saturday morning for 11am funeral mass. Private cremation to follow at Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan. No flowers by request.



Thomas (Jumbo) Carroll, Yonkers, New York and late of Corraun, Kiltyclogher, Co Leitrim. Removal of Remains from Dublin Airport on Monday morning to arrive at St Patrick’s Church, Kiltyclogher for Mass at 2pm. Burial afterwards to adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations if so desired in lieu of the Kevin Bell Repatriation Fund



Betty McPartlan, nee Ward, Sheena, Drumkeerin, Co.Leitrim. Reposing at the residence of her Daughter in Law Margaret and the late Packie McPartlan, Derrycullinan, Drumkeerin, Co.Leitrim on Friday from 4.00pm until 8.00pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday in St.Brigids Church, Drumkeerin at 12.00 o’clock. Burial to follow in the adjoining cemetery. House private, please, outside of reposing times.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.