Obituaries, Friday 31st August, 3pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


George Higgins, Ballisodare

Sr. Bernardine Shannon, Sligo

Peter Leo Boyle, Glencolmcille

Joe Hynes, Sligo 


George Higgins, Coventry and late of Stella Maris, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.  Mass for the repose of his soul on Saturday at 1pm in Saint Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, Ballisodare.


Sr. Bernardine (Cecilia) Shannon, Ursuline Sisters, Temple St. Sligo and formerly of St. Angela’s College, Wales and Tulsk, Co. Roscommon.  Peacefully.  Reposing at Nazareth House, Sligo today from 4pm to 6pm with Evening Prayer at 5.45pm.  Funeral Mass in Nazareth House on Saturday at 12 noon followed by burial in Ursuline Cemetery, Finisklin, Sligo.  Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to North West Hospice Sligo c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


Peter Leo Boyle, Garveross, Glencolmcille, Co Donegal. Remains leaving from Shovlin’s Funeral Home, Sandfields, Ardara this evening at 6pm going to his brother Oliver Boyle’s residence at Garveross, Glencolmcille for 7pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday morning at 10am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Rosary on both nights at 9pm.


Joe Hynes of 8 Magheraboy Estate, Sligo. Reposing at the Foley & McGowan Funeral home, market yard on Sunday evening 4.30pm with removal 6pm to The Cathedral of the Immaculate conception Sligo, arriving at 6:15pm. Mass on Monday morning at 11:30am with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.