Obituaries, Saturday 22nd September, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:






Eilis O Suilleabhain, Sligo


Michael Benson, Riverstown


George Deane, Dunkineely


Eddie Colleary, Ballisodare


Angela McSharry, Sligo


Maura Cullen, Belcoo


Betty Meehan, Donegal Town


Kathleen Scanlon, Sligo








Eilis O Suilleabhain, nee McMullen, Drumkilsellagh, Sligo, late of Downpatrick.  Removal this morning to St Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac, arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am. Private cremation follows.



Michael Benson, Ross, Riverstown, Co Sligo.  Funeral Mass today at 11am in the Church of The Sacred Heart, Riverstown, with burial afterwards in Templemore cemetery.


George Deane, 10 Springfield Park, Dunkineely and formerly of Gilbertstown.  Removal today at 12.30pm going to St. Peter’s Church, Killaghtee for Funeral Service at 1pm.  Committal afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Donegal Community Hospital Patients Comfort Fund care of John B. O’Donnell Funeral Director.



Eddie Colleary, Abbey Drive, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Mowlam Nursing Home Sligo. Remains reposing at his residence today from 2pm to 6pm. Funeral will arrive to Saint Brigid’s Church Corhownagh, Ballisodare on Sunday for 2pm Funeral Mass followed by burial in Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Abbeytown,  House private to family from 6pm this evening  please.



Angela McSharry, (née Healy) Chapel Street, Sligo and late of Knockadalteen, Ballymote, Sligo.  Peacefully at Nazareth House Sligo.  Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 6pm on Sunday.  Removal at 7.30pm to St Anne’s Church, Sligo arriving for 8pm.  Mass of the Resurrection at 11am on Monday.  Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Nazareth House Patient Comfort Fund c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Maura Cullen, Ballysroonagh, Belcoo.  Peacefully at the Grann Abbey Care Home, Enniskillen.  Reposing at her late residence from 2pm today.  Funeral Mass on Monday at 11am in St. Patrick’s Church, Holywell, Belcoo, followed by burial to the adjoining Cemetery.


Betty Meehan, (nee McIntyre) Castle Street, Donegal Town. Remains residing at her family home, Castle Street, Donegal Town with the wake on Sunday from 2pm to 8pm. House strictly private at all other times and on the morning of the funeral please. Funeral mass on Monday at 11am in St Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town with burial immediately afterwards in Clar Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to C.A.S.A.


Kathleen Scanlon, Ardee Tce. Sligo. Peacefully at her residence. Reposing at her residence on Sunday from 2pm with removal at 5.45pm to The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo arriving at 6.15pm. Requiem Mass on Monday at 11.30am with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please , Donations in lieu if desired to The North West Hospice C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.


The Anniversary Mass for the late Mary Duffy of Bullawn Geevagh, will take place on Sunday at 11am in the Church of the Assumption Sooey.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.