Obituaries, Saturday, March 2nd, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Tony McGarry, Coola


Peter David Milne, Cliffoney


Frances McDermott, Manorhamilton


Pat Neilan, Garrison


Sean Roper, Barnsemore


Niall Maxwell, Knockahur


Padraig Kennedy, Sligo




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 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.




Peter David Milne, Carnduff, Cliffoney, Co. Sligo. (EIR code F91 FV00). Peacefully at his residence. Reposing at the family home today until 8pm. 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.



Frances McDermott (nee McMorrow), Curraghfore, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital in her 91st year. Reposing at her family home today from 5pm to 7pm.  Removal to St Clare’s Church, Manorhamilton for Funeral Mass on Sunday at 1.30pm, followed by burial in Kilmakerrill Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to North West Hospice, Sligo. Family time on the morning of the funeral please.



Pat Neilan, Mugglinagrow, Corramore Road, Garrison, Co. Fermanagh. At the South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen. Remains will arrive in Mary, Queen of Peace Church, Garrison on Monday for 11am Funeral Mass followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only; donations in lieu if desired to the Rathmore Clinic Belleek, Patients Comfort Fund, c/o Peter Carty Funeral Director Garrison or any family member. House private please.



Sean Roper, Clogher, Barnesmore. Remains residing at his residence from 8.30pm today. Removal on Monday morning at 10.30am for funeral mass at 11am in St Agatha’s Church , Clar, with burial immediately afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to ICU Unit Letterkenny General Hospital Care.



Niall Maxwell, of Templenabree, Knocknahur, Co. Sligo. Peacefully. Niall will repose at The Foley & McGowan Funeral Home , Market Yard, Sligo on Sunday evening from 5pm until 6.30pm. Funeral will arrive to Dardistown Crematorium, Dublin on Monday for memorial service at 1:30pm. House strictly private please. Family flowers only donations to The North West Hospice C/o The Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo.



Padraig Kennedy, Hazelwood Avenue, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 5pm on Sunday. Removal at 7pm to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection at 11am on Monday. Private cremation will follow. Home private please.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.