Obituaries, Thursday, February 28th, 8am

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, Sooey


Josie McPartland, Drumkeerin




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 today 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 12 noon 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’s 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 this morning. 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 this morning 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 today. 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 formerly of 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.



Josie McPartland, nee McHugh, Grouse Lodge, Drumkeerin, and formerly of
Towneycorry, Lough Allen, Co. Leitrim. At Arus Breffni, Manorhamilton. Reposing at the residence of her son and daughter-in-law Francis and Maura McPartland, Sheena,
Drumkeerin, today from 6.00pm until 8.00pm. House private at all other times, please. Funeral Mass on Friday at 12 o’clock in St.Brigid’s Church, Drumkeerin. Burial to follow in Curraghs Cemetery, Tarmon.


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.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.