Obituaries, Wednesday, February 27th, 1 pm


Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


John Joe Murtagh, Tawley

 Bridget Philomena Wallace, Sligo

Mary Anne McWeeney, Ballyshannon

 Michael Cornyn, Dowra

Tony McGarry, Coola



John Joe Murtagh, Tawley, Castlegal, Co. Leitrim after a short illness at Sligo University Hospital.Brother of Annie Dolan, Sligo, Brigid Finnegan, Rosses Point, Mary McAloon, Letterbreen and Packie, Laghta. Reposing at his home on Thursday from 11am until 4pm and from 6pm until 10pm. House private at all other times. Arriving at St Aidan’s Church, Kinlough on Friday for 12noon Funeral Mass with burial afterwards in St Aidan’s Cemetery Kinlough. Family Flowers Only. Donations in Lieu to North West Hospice c/o Mc Gloin Undertakers.



Bridget Philomena (Philippa) Wallace, St. John’s Terrace, Sligo. Suddenly at her home. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo, from 9.30am on Thursday. Removal at 10.30am to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.00am. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House private. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to St. John’s Hospital Patient Comfort Fund, c/o Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Mary Anne McWeeney, The Mall, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.  Suddenly in The Blackrock Clinic. Dublin.  Remains will arrive in St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon on Thursday for 11am funeral Mass followed by interment in the Abbey Cemetery, Ballyshannon. Family flowers only; donations in lieu  to the Sheil Hospital Patient Comfort Fund c/o Peter Carty Funeral Director, Garrison, Co. Fermanagh or any family member. House strictly private please.


Michael Cornyn, Corlisbannon, Dowra, Co. Cavan peacefully at Cavan General Hospital

Remains reposing at the residence of his niece Jennifer Cornyn, 6 Drumlin Glen, Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh from 12 noon on Thursday. Removal on Saturday via Dowra and the Metal Bridge to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Doobally, Dowra for 12 noon funeral mass. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Tony McGarry, Coola, Sooey, Co.Sligo and formally Market Street Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his residence on Friday from 4pm to 9pm and on Saturday from 5pm to 9pm.  Remains arriving at Church of Assumption Sooey on Sunday for funeral Mass at 1pm.  Burial afterwards in St.Joseph’s Cemetery Sooey.



A Month’s Mind Mass will be offered for Kellie Leonard, Aughagad, Grange, on Friday night at 8pm in the Church of Mary Immaculate, Grange, Co Sligo.



A Month’s Mind Mass for Ray Cawley, Flowerhill, Bunnanadden, Co. Sligo, will be offered in Bunnanadden Church , Co. Sligo on Saturday 2nd  March at 12:00 noon.



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