Obituaries, Friday 26th October, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Marie Elizabeth Treacy, Castleconnor

Bridget Johnston, Achonry

Paddy Keaney, Chester and formerly Kiltyclogher

Sean Chrystal, Drumcliff

Tina Finnerty, Enniscrone

Mary Agnes Langton, Maugheraboy and formerly Ballymote

Freddy Johnston, Ballisodare

Anne Murphy, Donegal Town

Bridie Gilligan, Strandhill

Mary Curran,  Geevagh






Marie Elizabeth Treacy, nee Boland, formerly of Carranurlar, Castleconnor, Co Sligo. Passed away on October 4th, aged 86 years. Funeral service at Our Lady Queen of Peace,  St John’s, Worcester, England, on Friday, November 2nd at 1pm.



Bridget Johnston, nee Stenson, Muckelty, Achonry, Tubbercurry, Co Sligo. Peacefully at her residence in her 91st year. Removal this morning to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mullinabreena for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am. Burial afterwards in Achonry Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations if desired to the Palliative Care Team, c/o Gerry Mullan Funeral Director. House private this morning please.


Paddy Keaney Chester, England and formerly Corracloon, Kiltyclogher, Co. Leitrim. Suddenly. Funeral Mass on Saturday in St Patrick’s Church, Kiltyclogher at 2pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Sean Chrystal, Drumcliff, Co. Sligo. Requiem Mass today at 12 noon at St Colmcille’s Church , Drumcliff with burial afterwards in Drumcliff cemetery. Family flowers only please.


Tina Finnerty (nee Cawley) Lacken, Enniscrone, Co. Sligo. At Our Lady’s Hospice, Harolds Cross, Dublin. Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home Ballina on Saturday evening from 6pm with removal at 8.30pm to the Church of Our Lady Assumed into Heaven, Enniscrone, arriving at 9pm. Requim mass on Sunday at 1.30pm with burial afterwards in St Patrick’s Cemetery, Kilglass. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Our Lady’s Hospice, Harolds Cross, Dublin c/o Mc Gowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina.


Mary Agnes Langton, 10 Hazelgrove, Maugheraboy, Co. Sligo and formerly of Coradoo, Culfadda, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the Rosses Unit, St John’s Hospital, Sligo in her 95th year.  Predeceased by her brothers Paddy and Bertie. Reposing at the residence of her nephew Bertie and Margaret Langton, Carrigans, Ballymote on Saturday from 1pm until 4pm. Removal on Saturday to the Cathdral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo for prayers at 5pm. Arriving at the Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Church, Culfadda on Saturday evening at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 2pm with burial afterwards in Knockbrack Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to Rosses Unit, St John’s Hospital, Sligo.


Freddy Johnston, Carricknagat, Ballisodare, Co Sligo, and formerly of Ardee Terrace, Sligo.  Peacefully at North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at his home in Carricknagat from 4pm to 8pm today. Removal to St John’s Cathedral, Sligo, for Service at 12pm on Saturday. Burial afterwards in Rathbarron churchyard, Coolaney. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to St John’s Cathedral or North West Hospice


Anne Murphy, nee Gillespie. 45 The Glebe, Donegal Town and formerly of Carrick, Co. Donegal. Pre deceased by her late husband Matthew. Mother of Maureen Neal, Meenacally, Donegal Town. Funeral arrangements to be announced later. All enquiries to John McGowan Funeral Directors on 087 2706699.


Bridie Gilligan nee Gilgan, Lecarrow, Strandhill, Co.Sligo, Peacefully at the Nazareth Nursing Home, Churchill, Sligo. Reposing in her son Michael and daughter-in-law Mary’s residence, Lecarrow, Strandhill from 3pm to 7pm on Saturday and Sunday. Removal from her home on Monday to St Patrick’s Church Strandhill to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 10.30am. Burial to follow in St Patrick’s Cemetery, Scardan, Strandhill road, Sligo. House private to family on Monday morning please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to Nazareth House Patient’s Comfort Fund c/o Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.


Mary Curran,  née Cryan, Carrownadargney, Geevagh, Co. Sligo.  At  the Nazareth House Nursing Home, Sligo.  Funeral arrangements will be announced later.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.