Obituaries, Wednesday Nov. 21st, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Gerard Keavney, Sligo


Patricia Burke, Ballisodare


Michael Anthony McGovern, Glangevlin


Oliver Coleman, Manorhamilton


Bridget McGourty, Leeds and Kiltyclogher


Mary Gilmartin, Sligo


Aisling Browne, Sligo




Gerard (Gerry) Keavney, Larkhill Road, Sligo and formerly of Cedar Drive, Sligo.  Suddenly. Celebration of life this evening from 6.30pm to 8pm in the Canis Major, Clayton Hotel, Sligo. Private cremation will follow. House private today 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.



Patricia Burke, nee Moran, Corhownagh, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at her home. Reposing at her home this evening 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 until 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.



Oliver Coleman, Donaghmore Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at our Lady’s Hospital Chapel this evening from 6.30 pm until 8 pm with removal to St Clare’s Church, Manorhamilton, arriving at 8.15 pm.  Funeral mass on Thursday at 11am followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.  House private please, family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the Parkinson’s Association.



Bridget McGourty Leeds, daughter of the late Willie and Mary Catherine McGourty Derrygoon, Kiltyclogher Co Leitrim. Removal of remains this Friday to St Patrick’s Church,  Kiltyclogher, arriving at 7pm. Funeral Mass Saturday at 11am. Burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery


Aisling Browne, The Foxes Den, Tonaphubble, Holy Well Road, Sligo F91 Y7X9, aged 26 years. Beloved and cherished daughter of Gabriel Browne (formerly of Sligo County Council) and Deirdre Kearins Browne (Ursuline College), and sister to Ferdia and Eimear. Reposing at her home on Thursday from 12 noon. Funeral will arrive on Friday at St Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan Road, Sligo, for Requim Mass at 1pm, with burial afterward in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if desired in lieu to Iona/Steps Projects, HSE Day Services, Cregg House, Sligo, C/o Gerard Clarke and Sons Funeral Directors, Main Street, Ballisodare, Co Sligo. House strictly private to extended family members on Friday morning.


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.