Obituaries, Wednesday, March 20th, 8am



Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Kevin Simpson, Dromahair and Ballygawley


Jim McCauley, Ballyshannon


Olive Livingstone,Sligo


Ellen Gurney, Sligo and Kiltyclogher


Noel Slowey, Ballina and Ardara


Jimmy Giblin, Ballymote


Edmund Crocock, Sligo and Meath




Kevin Simpson, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim and formerly Ballygawley, Co. Sligo. (Ex Garda Siochana, Ballymote, Co. Sligo.) Unexpectedly. Funeral and cremation to take place privately at Kevin’s request. Memorial mass will take place on Friday in Saint Patrick’s Church, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim at 8pm. Enquires to Seamus Feehily & Son funeral Directors on 071 91 71117




Jim McCauley, Lissacholly, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Requiem mass in Saint Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon this morning at 11am, followed by interment in Saint Joseph’s Cemetery, the Rock. Family flowers only please, house private to family this morning.



Olive Livingstone Cartron, Sligo, in her 43rd year. Suddenly at her residence, and formerly of Gorthakeeran , Coolaney, Co. Sligo. Reposing at the residence of her mother Rita, Shancough  Rockfield,Co Sligo from 5pm this evening. Removal to the Church of the Sacred Heart and St Joseph Rockfield on Thursday morning for 11am  Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in Rockfield Cemetery. House private on Thursday morning please.


Ellen (Nellie) Gurney (SRN) nee Dolan, Moneygold, Sligo and formerly of Kiltyclogher, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton this morning from 11am to 1pm, followed by removal to St Patrick’s Church, Kiltyclogher, for funeral mass at 2pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, donations if so desired to the Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland. House private please.



Noel Slowey, (Ex Garda Sergeant ) “Anguilla”, Old Moy Heights, Ballina, Co. Mayo and late of Ardara, Co. Donegal. At Mayo University Hospital. Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina this evening from 6.30pm until 8pm. Funeral will arrive to St. Muredach’s Cathedral on Thursday morning for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am. Private cremation will take place afterwards in Shannon Crematorium. House private please, donations if desired to Croi, C/o McGowan’s Funeral Directors.



Jimmy Giblin, Knockrower, Bunninadden, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Ballymote Community Nursing Home. Reposing at Coen’s Funeral Home, Tubbercurry, today from 4pm until 7pm, with removal to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Bunninadden, arriving at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday at 12 noon with the funeral proceeding to Cloonameehan Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to Ballymote Community Nursing Home, c/o Coen’s Funeral Directors. House strictly private please.



Edmund (Eddie) Crocock, Martin Savage Terrace, Sligo and formerly of Tara, Co. Meath. Ex CQMS 5th Field Signals (Sligo). Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Foley & McGowan’s Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Thursday evening from 6.30pm until 8pm. Funeral will arrive to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo for Requiem Mass on Friday at 11am, with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery. House private please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Sligo COPD Support Group, C/o Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Directors.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.