Obituaries, Wednesday Nov. 7th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Robert Thomson, Dromahair

Michael Bowles, Enniskillen

Celine McColgan, Mountcharles

Willie Bradley, Calry

Bernadette McCann, Manorhamilton

Ann Candan, Sligo 

Gerald Butler, Sligo

Niamh Ginger, Sligo




Robert Thomson, Corglancy, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim.  At the North West Hospice, Sligo.  Reposing at Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo. Committal at Lakelands Crematorium, Dublin Road, Cavan on Friday November 16th at 2pm.


Michael Bowles, Tirravalley, Macken, Enniskillen and formerly of Marlebank, Florenccourt. Reposing at the family home today until 5pm with removal to St Patrick’s Church Killesher for 7pm. Funeral mass on Thursday at 11am with interment in the adjoining cemetery.


Celine McColgan, (nee McNeill), Old Road, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. Remains reposing today at her former home, Old Road, Mountcharles from 5pm until 11pm. Funeral leaving her home on Thursday at 10.30am for Requiem Mass at 11am in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles with interment afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. Donations in lieu of flowers if so desired to Dementia Ireland, care of any family member. Family time on the morning of the funeral please.


Willie Bradley, (Ex F.A.I.) Caragh, Lisduff, Calry, Co. Sligo and formerly of Wolfe Tone Street and St. Annes Tce. Sligo.  Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo.  Reposing at the Foley and McGowan Funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 5pm with removal at 7pm to the Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception arriving at 7.30pm.  Requiem Mass on Thursday morning at 11.30am with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the Alzheimers Society of Ireland C/o  Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo.


Bernadette McCann, Park Road, Manorhamilton. Peacefully at her residence. Funeral arrangements to be announced later.


Ann Candan, Crozon Park Sligo and formerly of Corrick, Ballinafad, Co. Sligo. At her home. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel Church hill Sligo from 4pm on Thursday with Liturgy of Prayers at 7pm. Funeral to arrive at the Church of the Immaculate Conception Ballinafad for Mass of Christian Burial at 1pm on Friday. Burial to follow in Aughanagh cemetery.



Gerald Butler, M.R.C.V.S., “Benaughlin”, Strandhill Road, Sligo.  Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 6pm on Thursday.  Removal at 7.30pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo.  Mass of the resurrection at 11.30am on Friday.  Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo.  House private please.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the R.N.L.I. Sligo c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.




A memorial service will be celebrated for Niamh Ginger, (nee Keane), Late of First Sea Road, Sligo at 12 noon on Saturday in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo. Enquiries to Seán Feehily Funeral Services, Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo, Phone 071/9159999.



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