Obituaries, Wednesday, March 27th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Paddy McGuinness, Belcoo

Thomas Joseph Davey, Boston and Ballymote

Eileen Egan, Ballymote

Luke Hannan, Gurteen

Patricia Ruane, Sligo

Hugh Brendan McGauran, Belleek

Edric Browne, Sligo

Thomas Brehony, Keash

Muriel Jenkins, Cheshire and Strandhill

Malachy Peoples, Stranorlar


Paddy McGuinness, Aisling House, Mullanshellistragh,  Belcoo, at the South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen.  Remains reposing at his residence from 12 noon today. Removal of remains this evening at 5.30pm to St. Patrick’s Church, Holywell, Belcco, arriving at 6.00pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11am with burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Thomas Joseph (Bunny) Davey, Roslindale, Boston, U.S.A, and formerly of Coagh Killavil, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Brother of Frank Davey, Coagh Killavil; Peter Davey, Montvale, New Jersey; and Una Davey, Kentucky, U.S.A. Funeral Mass and burial will take place in Boston, U.S.A on Saturday.

Eileen Egan, (née Gilmartin), O’Connell Street, Ballymote, Co. Sligo and formerly of Cashel, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo. Funeral mass in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote today at 12pm., followed by burial at Saint Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote.

Luke Hannan, Cabra, Dublin and formerly of Kilfree, Gurteen, Co. Sligo. Peacefully in St. St. Vincent’s Hospital, Dublin. Reposing at Kilgarriff’s Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen, today from 4pm until 7pm. Removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen, arriving at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Carrentemple Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to St. Vincent’s Hospital Fund, C/o O’Dowd Funeral Directors, Gurteen, Co. Sligo.

Patricia Ruane (nee Coggins), formerly of “Moyeask”, Cummeen, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Peacefully at Summerville Nursing Home. Reposing at the Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 6:30pm until 8:00pm.  Funeral will arrive to St. Patrick`s Church, Strandhill, Co. Sligo for Requiem Mass on Thursday at 12:00 noon with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to The Patient Comfort Fund, Summerville Nursing Home, Strandhill, Co. Sligo, c/o Foley and McGowan Funeral Directors.



Hugh Brendan McGauran, Lowerybane, Belleek, Co Fermanagh. Peacefully. Remains leaving Ballycassidy House Funeral Home, Enniskillen BT 94 2ES at on Thursday, via Boa Island, to arrive at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Bundoran, for reception prayers at Requiem mass on Friday morning at 11.00am, followed by interment in Maghermenagh Cemetery, Belleek. House strictly private. Enquires to Patsy McCauley Funeral Director, Belleek, on 0770 321 0437.



Edric Browne, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo.   Peacefully at St. John’s Community Hospital, Sligo.  Reposing at Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo, from 5.00pm this evening. Removal at 6.30pm to St. Anne’s Church, Strandhill, arriving at 7.00pm. Funeral Service at 11.00am on Thursday. Burial follows in the adjoining churchyard. Home private please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to St. John’s Hospital Patient Comfort Fund, c/o Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


Thomas Brehony, Carrowreagh, Keash, Ballymote Co Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Remains reposing at his residence. Removal on Thursday to St Kevin’s Church, Keash for 12 p.m. funeral mass.  Burial afterwards in Knockbrack cemetery.  House private on Thursday morning please.


Muriel Jenkins, (nee Davies) Appleton Thorn, Cheshire and Buenos Aires Court, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Home and funeral private. All enquiries to Seán Feehily Funeral Services, Cartron Cross, Sligo. Telephone 071/915 9999.


Malachy Peoples, Magherapaste, Drumboe, Stranorlar, Co. Donegal. (Father of Geraldine O’Donnell, Birchill, Clar, and Bernie Mulhern, Donegal Town.). At St. Eunan’s Nursing Home, Letterkenny. Remains will repose at his home from 11 am today. Funeral leaving his home on Friday at 10.30 am for Requiem Mass at 11 am in the Church of Mary Immaculate, Stranorlar, followed by interment in Drumboe cemetery. Family time please from 11pm until 11 am and on the morning of the funeral.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.