Obituaries, Monday, May 6th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:







Kathleen Richards, London and Riverstown


Maeve Johnston, Sligo


May Hickey, Sligo


Linda Baskin, Kinlough


Steve McPhilemy, Ballybofey


Dessie Waters, Dublin


Patrick Mc Partland, Drumshanbo and Arigna


Linda Scott, Donegal Town


Marie Crowley, Sligo


Kevin Fleming, Dundalk and Sligo


Mary Cox, Garrison


Martina McSharry, Kinlough


Hugh McGarraghy, Drumcliffe







Kathleen Richards, nee Naughton, Peacefully in London, England. Predeceased by her husband Gordon, and sisters Mamie and Bridget-Ann. Prayers in Ryan’s Funeral Home Chapel, Greenford, London on Tuesday at 2pm. Remains arriving at Knock Airport on Wednesday at 7pm and proceeding to the Church of The Sacred Heart, Riverstown to arrive at 8.45pm approx. Funeral Mass will take place on Thursday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Ballyrush Cemetery.



Maeve Johnston (nee Cosgrove) Circular Road, Sligo. Mass of Christian Burial at 11am today in the Nazareth House Chapel. Burial to follow in St Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo.  Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, C/O Seamus Feehily and Son’s Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo. House is private please.




May Hickey, (nee Gaynor), Larkhill Road, Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection today at 11.30am in The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo. Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Rd, Sligo. House private please. Funeral Mass streamed live on




Linda Baskin, No.7 Cois Laughta, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at Breslin’s Funeral Home, West End, Bundoran this evening from 5pm to 7pm. Removal from Breslin’s Funeral Home on Tuesday afternoon at 1.30pm to arrive at Rossinver Parish Church of Ireland, Main St., Kinlough for Funeral Service at 2pm. Burial afterwards in St. Ninnidhs Cemetery, Newtown, Bundoran.

Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to The North West Hospice, The Mall Sligo, care of Donal Breslin Funeral Directors or by donation box at Funeral Home or Church.



Steve McPhilemy, Donegal Road, Ballybofey,Co. Donegal. His remains will repose at his late home today. Funeral leaving his home on Tuesday at 10.30am for Requiem Mass at 11am in the Church of Mary Immaculate, Stranorlar, with interment afterwards in Castlefin cemetery. Donations in lieu of flowers, if so desired, to the patients comfort fund, St.Joseph’s Community Hospital, Stranorlar and the Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland, care of any family member. Family time from 11pm to 10am and on the morning of the funeral, please.



Dessie Waters, Kilmainham, Dublin and formerly of Drinaghan, Strandhill Road, Co. Sligo. Retired member of An Garda Síochána. Peacefully at St. James Hospital, Dublin. Reposing at Lissawully, Strandhill Road (Eircode F91N8H0), Sligo on Tuesday from 4pm to 8pm. Removal will take place on Wednesday morning at 11.30am to Star Of The Sea Ransboro Church, Co. Sligo arriving at 12pm for Requiem mass. Funeral afterwards to Ballindine Cemetery, Co. Mayo arriving at approximately 2:30pm.


Patrick Mc Partland, Dristernan, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim and formerly Arigna, Co. Roscommon. Mass of Christian Burial today at 12 noon in St. Patrick’s Church, Drumshanbo, interment afterwards in Arigna Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to the Poor Clare Sisters, Drumshanbo. House private please.



Linda Scott, Copany, Donegal Town. Funeral Service in Laghey Parish Church at 2pm today followed by burial in the adjoining graveyard. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to Cill Aoibhinn House, Donegal Town care of George Irwin Funeral Directors or any family member. One way system in operation for the wake.  Entry via Copany and Cully crossroads, and exit via Ardnagasson.  House private on the morning of the funeral please.


Marie Crowley, (nee Troy), Cregg, Rosses Point Road, Co. Sligo and formerly of Carnadough, Strandhill, Co. Sligo and Cork City. At Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the family home at Cregg, Rosses Point Road (Eircode F91F436) Sligo on Tuesday from 4pm until 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Wednesday at 12.30pm in St. Patrick’s Church, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Private Cremation to follow. House private to family at all other times.



Kevin Fleming, St. Mary’s Road, Dundalk, and late of Bronka, Cloonaughill, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at St. Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at St. Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair today from 4pm to 7pm. Funeral will arrive at the Immaculate Conception Church, Curry, Co. Sligo on Tuesday for Funeral Mass at 11:30 am, burial to follow at Bunacrana Cemetery, Curry. Family flowers only, donations if desired to Northwest Hospice.



Mary Cox, nee Maguire, Dooard Rd., Garrison, Co. Fermanagh. Peacefully at Altnagevlin Hospital. Remains will repose at her residence today from 12 noon to 10 pm and on Tuesday from 12 noon to 10 pm. House private at all other times. Remains will arrive in Mary Queen of Peace Church, Garrison on Wednesday for 11am Funeral Mass followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only; donations in lieu if desired to the North West Cancer Centre Derry c/o Peter Carty Funeral Director Garrison or any family member.



Martina McSharry, Laureen, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Sister of Paul, Pat, Catherine Regan, Rossinver, Agnes, Linda and David. Removal of remains from her late residence to arrive at St. Aidan’s Church on Tuesday evening at 7pm. Funeral on Wednesday morning at 11am with burial afterwards in St. Aidan’s Cemetery. House private at all times to family and close friends. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to SHOUT or the North West Hospice Palliative Care.



Hugh McGarraghy, Castletown, Drumcliffe, Co.Sligo. Peacefully at his home. Reposing at the family home at Castletown, Drumcliffe, Co. Sligo (Eircode:F91A3VI) on Tuesday from 4pm until 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Wednesday at 11am in St. Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac, Co Sligo. Burial follows in Drumcliffe Cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu, if desired, to North West Hospice Fund c/o Sean Feehily at Sean Feehily’s Funeral Services, Cartron Cross, Sligo.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.