Obituaries, Saturday 1st September, 10am

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 today 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. Funeral Mass in Nazareth House today 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 reposing at his brother Oliver Boyle’s residence at Garveross, Glencolmcille. Funeral Mass on Sunday morning at 10am, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Rosary on both nights at 9pm.


Joe Hynes, 8 Maugheraboy Estate, Sligo. Reposing at the Foley & McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo, on Sunday evening from 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.




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