Obituaries, Monday, April 8th, 5pm  

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:

 Andrew Dolan, England, formerly of Carrowmore, Sligo

 Carmel Clooney, Sligo

 Thomas Calpin, Ballyshannon

 Bernadette Coen, Dromahair and England

 Peter Cooney, Sligo

 Christina Gunning, Collooney

 Francie Kelly, Dromahair

Sean Sweeney, Strandhill

Sean Young, Boyle 

Charlie Brady, Carney

Elizabeth Holland, Manorhamilton

Jack Keown, Belleek


Andrew Dolan, Luton, England, and formerly of Cloverhill, Carrowmore, Sligo. Brother of Michael Dolan, Brighton, England; Paddy Dolan, Cloverhill, Carrowmore; and Phyllis Kelly, Cloghogue, Castlebaldin, Co Sligo. Burial will take place in Luton, England.

Carmel Clooney (nee Nairn), Molloway Place, Sligo and formerly of Connaughton Road, Sligo. Peacefully at home. Reposing at The Foley & McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Thursday evening from 5:30pm with removal at 7:00pm to The Cathedral Of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo arriving at 7:30pm. Requiem Mass will take place on Friday morning at 11:30am with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery afterwards. House private please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to The Jack & Jill Children`s Foundation c/o Foley & McGowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.

Thomas (Tom) Calpin, Killbarron, Rossnowlagh Road, Ballyshannon, Eir Code F94E068. Peacefully at hospital. Reposing at the family home this evening until 10pm. Requiem mass on Tuesday morning in Saint Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon at 11am followed by interment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery. Family flowers, donations in lieu if so desired to the Irish Wheelchair Association, c/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director or any family member. Family time on Tuesday morning.

Bernadette Coen (nee McMorrow) of Cheshire, England and formerly of Tullinascreena and Market Street, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Removal from Fowley’s Funeral Home, Dromahair on Tuesday to St. Mary’s Church, Killenummery arriving at 8.30pm. Funeral mass on Wednesday at 11.30am followed by burial in Carrowcrin Cemetery.

Peter Cooney, Knocknarea, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Summerville Nursing Home, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Reposing at his home this afternoon until 9pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Tuesday at 11am in Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Ransboro, Co. Sligo. Burial follows in St.Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Rd., Sligo. House private to family on Tuesday morning. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to St. John’s Hospital, Patient Comfort Fund c/o Sean Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.

Christina Gunning, nee Fallon, Lisaneena, Collooney, Co.Sligo. Peacefully at The North West Hospice Sligo. Remains reposing at her residence this evening until 8pm and on Tuesday from 2pm to 5pm, with removal at 7pm to The Church of The Assumption,  Collooney, arriving for 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 12 noon followed by burial in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to The North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. C/o J.B. Perry & Sons, Ballymote or any family member.

Francie Kelly, Derrinaher, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at home. Reposing at his home until 8pm this evening and Tuesday. Removal on Wednesday to St. Mary’s Church, Killenummery arriving for 2.30pm Funeral Mass. Interment afterwards in Carrowcrin Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations if desired to Northwest Hospice. House private on Wednesday please.

Sean Sweeney, Hillcrest Park, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his home from 4pm to 9pm on Tuesday. Removal from his home on Wednesday to Saint Patrick’s Church, Strandhill to arrive for Mass of Christian burial at 12 noon. Burial to follow in Saint Patrick’s cemetery Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo.

Sean Young Carrick Road, Boyle,,Co.Roscommon  formerly of Ballymaguigan, Co Derry, former bank manager of National Irish Bank, Boyle. Peacefully at the Plunkett Home, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Reposing at the family home, Carrick Road, Boyle (eircode: F52 V653) from 4pm to 8pm today. Funeral mass on Tuesday at 12pm in St Joseph’s Church, Boyle with burial to follow at Assylinn Cemetery. Donations welcome to Mayo Roscommon Palliative Care c/o Mahon’s Undertakers.

Charlie Brady  Cooladrummon, Carney, Co Sligo. Remains reposing at his home on Tuesday from 4pm to 8pm. Removal on Wednesday morning to St Colmcille’s church Rathcormac to arrive for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Rathcormac cemetery. Family Flowers only please


Elizabeth Holland (nee Meehan) better known as Lily, of Castle Street, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim. Peacefully in her 97th year. Reposing at Arus Breffni Nursing Unit on Tuesday evening from 5.30pm to 7pm, with removal on Wednesday morning to St Clare’s Church for Funeral Mass at 11am, followed by burial in St Clare’s Cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Arus Breffni Patient Comfort Fund.  House private please.

Jack Keown, Cornhilta, Roscor, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh.  Peacefully at the South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen. Remains will arrive in St. John the Baptist Church, Toura for 11am Funeral Mass on Wednesday followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. House private please.

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.