Obituaries, Monday, February 18th, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Laurence Scanlon, London and Sligo


Ann Boyle, Killybegs


Rosaleen Coen, Ballymote


Frances Foley, Riverstown


József Szabó, Carney


Kevin O’ Grady, Sligo


Angela Rennick, Sligo




Laurence (Larry) Scanlon, Leyton, London and formerly of Sligo Town. Suddenly, at his residence in London. Funeral service will be held at 3.30pm on Wednesday at East Chapel, City of London Cemetery & Crematorium, Aldersbrook Road, Manor Park, London, E12 5DQ, UK. Family flowers only please to Manor Park Co-op Funeralcare, 50 Whitta Road, London, E12 5DA, UK before 12pm, 20th February. Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to Age Action Ireland or Age UK.


Ann Boyle, Carricknamohill, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. Remains reposing at her residence this evening until 8pm. House private thereafter. Removal on Wednesday morning at 10.30 am to St. Mary’s Church, Killybegs for 11am Funeral Mass, with removal afterwards for cremation in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan.


Rosaleen Coen, Castle Grove, Ballymote, Sligo and Dublin and formerly of Doomore, Doocastle, Co. Mayo. Peacefully at Bailey’s Nursing Home, Tubbecurry. Reposing at Coen’s Funeral Home, Tubbercurry on Tuesday from 5pm until 6pm with removal to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Bunninadden, arriving at 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Wednesday at 12 noon with the funeral proceeding to Cloonameehan Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to Sligo Cancer Support c/o Coen’s Funeral Directors, Tubbercurry.


Frances Foley (nee Mc Goldrick), Knockalassa, Riverstown, Co. Sligo. Remains reposing at the residence of her daughter Fiona McKeon, Ardloy, Riverstown today until 8pm, house private thereafter please. Funeral Mass will take place on Tuesday at 12pm in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Riverstown with burial afterwards in Sooey Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to The North West Hospice, Sligo, C/o Mc Dermotts Funeral Directors, Castlebaldwin.


József Szabó,  Sliabh Mor, Carney, Co Sligo (husband of Agnes Pallai). Reposing at McGloin’s Funeral Home, Cliffoney on Wednesday evening from 5pm to 6pm. Private cremation on Thursday at Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan.



Kevin O’ Grady, St Brigid’s Place, Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo from 5:30pm Tuesday with removal at 7pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo to arrive at 7:30pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30am on Wednesday. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, c/o Seamus Feehily and Sons Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo. House strictly private please.



Angela Rennick, Temple Street, Sligo. Peacefully at The North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at the Foley & McGowan’s Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo, on Tuesday evening from 4pm until  5-30pm. Funeral will arrive to The Cathedral Of The Immaculate Conception for Requiem Mass on Wednesday  at 1:30pm, with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery. House private please. Family flowers only, Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, Sligo, C/o Foley & McGowan Funeral Directors.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.