Obituaries, Friday, March 1st, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




John Joe Murtagh, Tawley


Michael Cornyn, Dowra


Tony McGarry, Coola


Josie McPartland, Drumkeerin


Dolores Treacy, Sligo


Elizabeth Cornwall, Boyle


Bridget Butler, Kilcar


Jim Rooney, Sligo


Peter David Milne, Cliffoney




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. Arriving at St Aidan’s Church, Kinlough today 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.



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. 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 today 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. Funeral Mass today at 12pm in St. Brigid’s Church, Drumkeerin. Burial to follow in Curraghs Cemetery, Tarmon.



Dolores Treacy (nee Hughes), “Bunavoy”, Strandhill Road, Sligo, and formerly of Tyholland, Co. Monaghan. Peacefully at her home. Family home private please. Funeral Service at 12noon on Saturday in the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Stroke Group, C/o Seán Feehily Funeral Services, Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Elizabeth (Betty) Cornwall, nee Boland, Boyle and Drumderrig Nursing Home, Boyle. Peacefully at Roscommon County Hospital.  Arriving at the Church of Ireland, Boyle this  morning for Funeral Service at 11am. Burial afterward in the adjoining graveyard.



Bridget Butler, Shanagh, Kilcar, Co Donegal. Remains reposing at her home. Removal from her home on Saturday at 10.30am for funeral mass in St Cartha’s Church, Kilcar, at 11am. Interment afterward in Kilcar cemetery. Family time from 11pm to 11am both nights.



Jim Rooney, Garavogue Villas, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 6pm this evening. Removal at 7pm to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection at 2.30pm on Saturday. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House private. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund, C/o Seán Feehily Funeral Services, Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Peter David Milne, Carnduff, Cliffoney, Co. Sligo. EIR code F91 FV00. Peacefully at his residence. Reposing at the family home on Saturday from until House private at all other times. Humanist service on Sunday at 12.noon in Canis Major, Clayton Hotel, Sligo, followed by private family cremation at Lakeland Crematorium, Cavan. No flowers please, donations, if so desired, to Sligo Cancer Support Centre, c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director or any family member.



A Month’s Mind Mass will be offered for Kellie Leonard, Aughagad, Grange, this evening  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 at 12 noon.






Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.