Obituaries, Thursday Jan. 3rd, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Rose Mills, Manorhamilton,


Patrick Farrell, Sligo


John Gilmartin, Grange


Brendan Mulvey, Ballinaglera


Phyllis McSharry, Carney


Jim Maguire, Ballyshannon


Margaret Jones Connolly, Bundoran


John Elliott, Ballintra


Rose Carty, Sligo



Rose Mills (née McMorrow) Drimnagh, Dublin 12 and formerly Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim.  Peacefully at St. James’s Hospital.  Reposing at the Brian McElroy Funeral Home, Crumlin Village this evening from 6pm until 7pm. Funeral Mass on Friday at 10 am in Church of Our Lady of Good Counsel, Mourne Road, followed by burial in Cruagh Cemetery, Rathfarnham. No flowers by request, donations, if desired, to the Mother McAuley Centre.


Patrick Farrell, Market Court, Market Yard Sligo, formerly of Northampton, England and Collooney, Co Sligo. Funeral to arrive on Saturday at the Church of the Assumption, Collooney, for Mass of Christian Burial at 11am on Saturday.  Burial to follow in St Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney.


John Gilmartin, Kiltykere, Grange, Co. Sligo. Former employee of Coleman’s Electrical. Peacefully at his residence.  Reposing at the Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Friday from 12noon with Celebration of Life beginning at 1pm.  Burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery.


Brendan Mulvey, Whitehall, Dublin and Ballinaglera, Co.Leitrim. Peacefully.
Husband of Siobhan and brother of Mary, John, Tony, Frank, Vincent and Kevin.
Reposing at Lanigan’s Funeral Home, 21 Beaumount Road, Dublin 9 until 6pm this evening. Funeral Mass in the Church of the Holy Child, Whitehall, Dublin 9 at 10am on Friday. Burial to follow in Balgriffin Cemetery.  House strictly private at all times please.


Phyllis (Sis) McSharry (nee Dykes), Orchard Grove, Carney and formerly Knappagh Rd, Sligo.  Reposing at her home at Orchard Grove, Carney form 4pm to 8pm on Friday.   Removal from her home on Saturday to St Colmcille’s Church Rathcormac to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 2pm.  Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery.


Jim Maguire, Donegal Road, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Retired ESB Staff. Unexpectedly, at his residence. Further funeral arrangements to be announced later. All enquiries can be made to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087 2485819. House private please.



Margaret Jones Connolly, No 2, St Colm’s Terrace, East End, Bundoran, Co Donegal. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran, from 6pm on Friday, with Liturgy of Prayers at 7pm. Requiem Mass on Saturday at 11am, with burial in St Ninnidh’s Cemetery, Bundoran. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to the Coronary Care Unit, Sligo University Hospital, C/o Conlan and Breslin Funeral Directors, Bundoran. House private please.



John Elliott, Ballydermott, Ballintra, Co Donegal.  Suddenly in Sligo University Hospital.  Funeral Service in Ballintra Methodist Church on Saturday at 2pm, followed by burial in Drumholm Graveyard. Family flowers only please.  House strictly private please.



Rose Carty, Rosewood Court, Maugheraboy, Sligo. Peacefully at The Mater Hospital, Dublin. Reposing at her residence on Friday from 3pm until 8pm. Funeral will arrive to The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo on Saturday for Requiem Mass at 11:30am, with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the I.C.U Unit at Sligo University Hospital, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.  House strictly private to family on Saturday morning and outside of reposing times please.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.