Obituaries, Monday Jan. 7th, 5pm


Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


 Edward O’Hehir, Sligo


Jimmy Mulrone, Ballyshannon


Breege Bradley, Ardara


Mary Burke, Achonry


Hugh McNulty, Lucan and Drumcliffe


Seamus McCoy, Ballaghaderreen


Kathleen Merrifield, Ballyshannon


Edward (Eddie) O’Hehir, 7 Barn Owl Road, Kevinsfort, Sligo.  Peacefully at his home.  Reposing at the family home at 7 Barn Owl Road, Kevinsfort until 8pm today.  Home private to family at all other times please.  Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am on Tuesday in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo.  Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The Irish Cancer Society or the North West Hospice Fund c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


Jimmy Mulrone, The Battery, Clyhore, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.   At Sligo University Hospital in his 91st year.  Remains reposing at the residence of his son Sylvester and daughter-in-law Pauline, Gurteen Road, Garrison Co. Fermanagh BT93 4DJ today until 10pm and on Tuesday from 12 noon until 10pm; house private at all other times. Remains arriving in Mary Queen of Peace Church, Garrison on Wednesday for Funeral Mass at 11am followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery.


Breege Bradley, nee McHugh, Common, Arddra.  Remains reposing at her residence in Common today until 11pm.  Rosary tonight at 10pm.  Funeral from her residence on Tuesday at 10:30am going to the Church of The Holy Family, Ardara, for Requim Mass at 11am. Interment afterward in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, donations if desired to Harbour Lights Nursing Home Patients Comfort Fund, c/o Derek McCabe Funeral Directors, Ardara.



 Mary Burke, nee O Connor, Tubberdur, Achonry, Co Sligo, and late of Ballylongford, Co Kerry. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital, in her 95th year. Reposing at the residence of her daughter, Mary, at Rinbane, Ballinacarrow, this evening until 9pm. Removal on Tuesday morning, arriving at The Church of St Nathy and St Brigid, Achonry, for 11:30am funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in Achonry Cemetery. House private on Tuesday morning please.


Hugh McNulty, Dunboyne, Lucan, and late of Drumcliffe, Co Sligo. Ex-Garda Siochana. Reposing at Marymount Care Centre, Westmanstown, Dublin, on Tuesday evening from 4pm to 8pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning in St Mary’s Church, Lucan, at 10am followed by burial in St Bartholemews’s Cemetery, Munterconnaught, Virginia, Co Cavan, arriving at 1pm approx. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to St Vincent de Paul.


Seamus McCoy, Drumacoo, Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon. At Sligo University Hospital. Reposing in The Kilgarriff Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen on Tuesday evening from 5pm with removal at 7pm to The Cathedral of The Annunciation and St. Nathy, Ballaghaderreen arriving at 7:30 pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Wednesday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Kilcolman Cemetery, Ballaghaderreen.  House strictly private please. Family flowers only, please. Donations if desired to the Oncology Ward, Sligo University Hospital, c/o Kilgarriff Funeral Directors, Ballaghaderreen.



Kathleen Merrifield, Ardloughill, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Retired national school teacher. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. All enquiries to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087 248 5819. House private at present please.



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