Obituaries, Monday, April 29th, 8am



Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:

Willis Cuffe, Enniscrone


Wieslaw {pronounced “vays-loff”}  Burdzel {pronounced “burd-zel}, Sligo.


Bernadette Cunningham, Kilcar


Jodie McMoreland, Calry


Maura O’Rourke, Bunninadden


Pat McGurran, Tullaghan

Kathleen Mc Sherry, Enniskillen

Mary Harley, Letterbarrow



Willis Cuffe, Ard Na Greine Nursing Home, Enniscrone and late of Skreen, Co. Sligo. Funeral service in St. Mary’s Church, Killmacshalgan, Dromore West, Co. Sligo this afternoon at 2pm, followed by committal in Churchhill Cemetery, Dromore West. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Friends of Sligo University Hospital. House private please.


Wieslaw  Burdzel , Crozon Park, Sligo, and formerly of Poland. Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital. Funeral will arrive to the Cathedral Of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo, this morning for 11:30am requiem mass, followed by cremation in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan. Family flowers only, donations to The North West Hospice, c/o Foley and McGowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo.



Bernadette Cunningham, Muckross, Kilcar, Co. Donegal. Reposing at her home until removal this morning at 11.30am for funeral mass in St. Cartha’s Church, Kilcar at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in Kilcar Cemetery. Family time from 11pm to 11am both nights and the morning of the funeral.



Jodie McMoreland, Ballinorly, Calry, Co. Sligo. Ex-nursing staff at St. Columbas Hospital, Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at his home today from 5pm until 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Tuesday in St. Patrick’s Church, Calry, Co. Sligo at 11am. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House private to family on Tuesday morning. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to the North West Hospice Fund c/o  Sean Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.



Maura O’Rourke, (nee McDonagh), Knockrawer, Bunninadden, Co. Sligo and formerly of Cleavery, Castlebaldwin. Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Coen’s Funeral Home, Tubbercurry today from 5pm until 7pm with removal to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Bunninadden, arriving at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Tuesday at 12 noon with the funeral proceeding to Cloonameehan Cemetery. House private please.

Pat McGurran, Aharrow, Tullaghan, Co Leitirm. Peacefully at Our Lady’s Hospital Manorhamilton, in his 100th year. Remains reposing at his son Gerry and daughter-in-law Evelyn’s home in Aharrow, Tullaghan today from 2pm to 6pm. Family time thereafter with removal to St Aiden’s Church to arrive at 7pm. Funeral mass on Tuesday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in St Aiden’s Cemetery Kinlough.


Kathleen Mc Sherry (nee Hoy) late of 17 Burnside Pk, Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh.   Peacefully.  Remains will be reposing at her late residence. Removal from her late residence on Tuesday morning to arrive at St Patrick’s Church, Derrygonnelly for mass of the resurrection at 11am, burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery.  Family time on Tuesday morning please. Family flowers only, donations if desired to Cancer Connect c/o Damian McGovern Funeral Directors Derrygonnelly.

Mary Harley, Knockagar, Letterbarrow, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at her residence. Remains will be reposing at Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Mountcharles. Further funeral arrangements to be announced later.


A Months mind mass will be celebrated on Wednesday in St. Peter And Paul Church, Dromard, Co. Sligo at 7pm for John Francis McHugh,  Leicester, England and formerly of Altonelvick, Beltra, Co.Sligo.







Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.