Obituaries, Thursday Nov. 29th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:





James Kilcoyne, Ballaghaderreen


David Clancy, Letterkenny and Tullaghan


Iris Simpson, Aclare


Jim Colton, Pettigo


Dearbhla Shannon, Sligo




James Kilcoyne, Castlerea Road, Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon. At the Mater Private Hospital.  Reposing in The Sharkey Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen, this evening with removal at 7.30pm to St Nathy’s Cathedral, arriving at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Friday at 1pm, with funeral proceeding to Kilcolman Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Irish Cancer Society-Cancer Research, C/o Sharkey Funeral Directors, Ballaghaderreen.



David Clancy, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal and Agharroo, Tullaghan, Co. Leitrim.  At Letterkenny University Hospital.  Reposing at the family home in Agharroo this evening until 9pm; and on Friday from 12noon until 4pm and from 5pm until 9pm.  House private at all other times.  Removal on Saturday morning to arrive at St.Aidan’s Church, Kinlough for 11am Funeral Mass.  Burial afterwards in St. Aidan’s Cemetery, Kinlough.  Family flowers only.  Donations in lieu to S.T.O.P., care of McGloin Undertakers.  Please note a one-way system will operate to the wake house, entry at Creamery Road, Kinlough and exit via Tullaghan.



Iris Simpson, nee Golden, Curroy, Aclare, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully in the North West Hospice, Sligo.  Remains reposing in the Morahan Funeral Home, Tubbercurry, this evening until 8pm. Funeral on Friday morning to arrive in St George’s Church, Tubbercurry, for service at 11.30am, with burial afterwards in Kilmactigue cemetery.  Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to the North West Hospice, Sligo, C/o John Brennan Funeral Director.



Jim Colton, 23 Termon Villas, Pettigo, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at North West Hospice, Sligo.   Remains reposing from 12 noon on Friday at his son Declan’s house at 33 Inisclin Road, Tullyhommon, Pettigo.  Removal on Saturday at 10.30am to arrive at St. Joseph’s Church, Lettercran for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Family time this evening.  House private please on Saturday morning. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to North West Hospice, Sligo, C/o any family member.



Dearbhla Shannon, Glendallon and late of Cartron Estate, Sligo. Suddenly. Reposing at her parent’s residence in Cartron Estate from 6pm to 8pm on Friday. Private removal on Saturday to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to Epilepsy Ireland, c/o Seán Feehily Funeral Services, Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.