Obituaries, Tuesday Nov. 20th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:





Gerard Keavney Sligo


Thomas Keaney, Blacklion


Patricia Burke, Ballisodare


Michael Anthony McGovern, Glangevlin


Mary Gilmartin, Sligo








Gerard (Gerry) Keavney, Larkhill Road, Sligo and formerly of Cedar Drive, Sligo.  Suddenly.  Reposing in the family home at 32 Cedar Drive, until 9pm today with prayers at 6pm.  Celebration of life on Wednesday from 6.30pm to 8pm in the Canis Major, Clayton Hotel, Sligo. Private cremation will follow. House private on Wednesday please.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice Fund or Pieta House, c/o Seán Feehily Funeral Services, Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.




Thomas (Tommy) Keaney, Corravan, Blacklion, Co. Cavan.  Peacefully at his home. Removal this evening to arrive at St Patrick’s Church, Killinagh, Blacklion at 6.30pm.  Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am.  followed by burial in Killinagh Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The North West Hospice, Sligo.




Patricia Burke, nee Moran,  Corhownagh, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at her home. Reposing at her home on Wednesday from 3pm until 9pm. Removal on Thursday morning to Saint Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, Ballisodare, arriving for 12 o’clock Funeral Mass,  followed by burial in Saint Brigid’s Cemetery  Abbeytown, Ballisodare. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to SHOUT, C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. House Private to family on Thursday morning please.





Michael Anthony McGovern, Tullynacross, Glangevlin. Co. Cavan. Peacefully at his residence.  Reposing at his residence today from 5pm to 10pm and on Wednesday from 2pm to 10pm. Family time at all other times please.  Funeral Mass on Thursday at 12noon in St. Patrick’s Church, Glangevlin, with burial afterward in the adjoining cemetery.



A Month’s Mind Mass for the late Mary Gilmartin (nee Enright), Crozon Downs, Sligo, will be celebrated at 10am on Saturday, Nov. 24th in Saint Anne’s Church, Sligo. Burial of Ashes follows in Ahamlish Cemetery




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.