Obituaries, Monday 24th September, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:








Emily Tighe, Geevagh


Brigid McLoughlin, Derrygonnelly


Marie Burke, Boyle


Joe Meehan, Rossinver


Margaret Eva Higgins, Skreen





Emily Tighe, née Conlisk, Ballinashee, Geevagh, Co. Sligo.  Suddenly at her home.  Reposing at her home today until 6.30pm.  Removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh arriving for 7pm.  Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday morning at 11am.  Interment afterwards in Corrig Cemetery.



Brigid McLoughlin, 35, Caldrum Road, Glenlevin, Derrygonnelly, BT936EX.  Peacefully at the South West Acute Hospital.  Reposing at her late residence until Tuesday morning, with remains to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Derrygonnelly, for 11am Mass of the Resurrection.  Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Family time only on Tuesday morning please.



Marie Burke, (nee Scott), 23 Marian Road, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.  Peacefully at her home.  Deeply regretted by her loving husband John, her children Ritchie, Ballinameen, Boyle and Emma (Mc Guinn), Templemanor, Ballinacarrow Co. Sligo; son in law Martin, her sister Edith and brothers Liam and Mattie.  Remains will repose at her home until 7pm this evening.  House private at all other times please.  Arriving to St Joseph’s Church, Boyle for Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 11am with burial afterwards in Assylynn Cemetery,  Boyle.  Further enquires to Higgins and Sons Funeral Directors, Boyle and Ballinameen.



Joe Meehan, Dernahemrick, Rossinver, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton from 5pm Tuesday with removal at 6.30pm to Saint Aidan’s Church, Ballinameehan, to arrive at 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am Wednesday, burial to follow in Rossinver Cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to the Stroke Unit, Sligo University Hospital, C/o Seamus Feehily & Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.




Margaret Eva Higgins, nee Boyd, Farranyharpy, Skreen, Co Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at her late residence on Tuesday. Funeral arriving to Skreen Parish Church on Wednesday for 2pm Funeral Service. Burial afterward in the adjoining churchyard. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the Neurology Department, Sligo University Hospital, C/o J P. Clarke, Funeral Directors, Coolaney.






Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.