Obituaries, Saturday, January 26th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Sean Dixon, Preston, England


May Kennoy, Sligo

Seamus Martin,


Gerard Mc Loughlin, Rosses Point


Josephine Cawley, Doocastle


Raymond Cawley, Bunnanadden





Sean Dixon, known as Seany, Preston Lancashire England son of Andy and Kitty (nee Devitt) and brother to Andrew and Angi. Removal to St. Brigid’s Church, Drumkeerin on Monday at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 12 noon followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.


May Kennoy (nee Conboy), 62 St. Edward’s Terrace, Sligo, peacefully at her home. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo, from 4pm to 5.30pm on Sunday. Removal on Monday 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 the North West Hospice Fund c/o Seán Feehily at Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


Seamus Martin, Assaroe View, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at the North West Hospice. Reposing at the family home today until 9pm, and from 12 noon until 9pm on Sunday. Requiem mass on Monday in St Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon at 11am, followed by interment in Abbey Cemetery.  Family flowers, donations to the Oncology Unit, Sligo University Hospital, c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director. Family time on Monday morning.


Gerard Mc Loughlin, Lower Rosses, Rosses Point, Co. Sligo. At the Ealing Hospital, Middlesex, London. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Enquiries to Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo on 0719162140


Josephine Cawley, nee Barry (better known as Josie), Nazareth House, Sligo and formerly of Edmonstown, Doocastle. Reposing today at Coen’s Funeral Home, Tubbercurry from 5.30pm until 7pm. Removal, via Doocastle, to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Bunninadden, arriving at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Sunday at 1pm with the funeral proceeding to Doocastle Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to The Stroke Unit, Sligo Univerisity Hospital c/o Coen’s Funeral Directors.


Raymond (Ray) Cawley, Flower Hill, Bunninadden, Co. Sligo, and formerly of Rathanna, Sligo. At Galway University Hospital. Reposing at Foley & Mc Gowan`s Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Tuesday evening from 6pm with removal at 8pm to The Cathedral Of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo arriving at 8.30pm. Requiem Mass on Wednesday morning at 11.30am with funeral proceeding to Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan to arrive at 3.30pm approx. House private please. Family flowers only, donations if desired to The North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo c/o Foley & Mc Gowan`s Funeral Directors. 


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.