Obituaries, Wednesday 31st October 10am

 Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Marie Elizabeth Treacy, Castleconnor

Anna Fitzpatrick, Bundoran

Maura Cummins, Manorhamilton

Ciarán Farrell, Ballyshannon

Tim Newell, Sligo

Patrick (Pat) Gallagher, Drumshanbo

John McPartlan, Dromahair

Patricia Walsh, Ballinrobe

Breda Burke, Ballyshannon

Pat Keown, Garrisson

Pat James Burke, Frosses



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 at 1pm.


Anna Fitzpatrick, St. Colm’s Terrace, Bundoran, Co. Donegal.  Requiem mass today at 11am in the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea with burial afterwards in St. Ninnidh’s Cemetery.


Maura Cummins (nee Starr), Millhill Lawns, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim, and formerly of Sheeling, Circular Road, Sligo.  Funeral Arrangement later.  House private please.


Ciarán Farrell, Corlea, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal and formerly of Windmill Road, Crumlin, Dublin.  Requiem Mass today in St Patrick’s Church, Belleek at 11am followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations to North West Hospice, c/o Patsy McCauley, Funeral Director.


Tim (Timmy) Newell, Veeceeze, Pearse Road, Sligo.  Suddenly at his home. A gathering to celebrate Tim’s journey through life will take place on Thursday evening at Cannis Major Clayton Hotel, Clarion Road Sligo from 5pm to 8.30pm sharing memories ,pictures with voice and musical tributes. Cremation to follow in Lakelands Crematorium Cavan on Friday at 2pm. No flowers by request. Donations in lieu if desired to COPD Awareness.


Patrick (Pat) Gallagher, 12 Dristernen, Drumshanbo and formerly of Tents, Lough Allen, Co. Leitrim. Unexpectedly. Reposing at Shivnans Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon on Thursday evening from 6pm until 8.15pm followed by removal to St Patrck’s Church, Drumshanbo arriving at 9pm. Funeral Mass on Friday at 1pm. Burial afterwards in Curragh’s Cemetery, Tarmon. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to the Poor Clare Sisters, Drumshanbo.


John (Johnny) McPartlan, Drumlease, Dromahair and formerly Corry, Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at the residence of his brother Tommy and Sister-in-Law Lily on Thursday from 4pm until 10pm. Funeral Mass on Friday at 10.45am in St Colmcille’s Church, Newbridge. Burial afterwards in Drumkeerin Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to The Oncology Unit, Sligo University Hospital. House private on the morning of the funeral please.


Patricia (Patsy) Walsh, nee Biggins, formerly of Ballinrobe, Co Mayo, and Dundrum, Dublin. Peacefully after a long illness at the residence of her daughter Patricia.  Loving mother of Robert, Fiona, Patricia, and Majella. Reposing at her daughter’s residence, ‘Dunamase’, Keadue Road, Leitrim Village, Co Leitrim, between 5pm and 9pm this evening, with family time thereafter please. Requiem Mass at 11.30am on Thursday in St Mary’s Church, Ballinrobe, Co Mayo, followed by cremation in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Alzheimer Society of Ireland, C/o M J McLoughlin Funeral Directors, Carrick on Shannon, Co Leitrim.


Breda Burke (nee McGrath), Creevy, Rossnowlagh Road, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal, and formerly of Belleek, Co. Fermanagh. Retired teacher. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at family home Thursday from 11am to 9pm. House private at all other times. Requiem Mass on Friday at 11am to St Patrick’s Church Ballyshannon followed by interment in St John the Baptist Cemetery, Toura. Family flowers only donations in lieu to Franciscan Missionary Union c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director or any family member.


Pat Keown, Bar-of-Slattinagh, Cashel, Garrison, Co. Fermanagh. Peacefully at his residence. Remains will repose at the family home on Thursday from 3pm to 10pm and on Friday from 3pm. House private all day Wednesday. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 11am in St Joseph’s Church followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only donations in lieu if desired to Marie Curie c/o Peter Carty Funeral Director or any family member.


Pat James Burke, Main Street, Frosses, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. Reposing at his home this evening from 5pm to 11pm and Thursday from11am until 10pm. Rosary on both nights at 10pm. Further Funeral arrangements to be announced later. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to Donegal Community Hospital Donegal Town c/0 any family member or John McGowan Funeral Directors



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