Obituaries, Tuesday, May 7th, 8am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


 Kathleen Richards, London and Riverstown

Linda Baskin, Kinlough


Steve McPhilemy, Ballybofey


Dessie Waters, Dublin


Marie Crowley, Sligo


Kevin Fleming, Dundalk and Sligo


Mary Cox, nee Maguire, Dooard Rd., Garrison


Martina McSharry, Kinlough


Hugh McGarraghy, Drumcliffe


Nancy Clarke, Riverstown


Mary Pearson, Donegal Town


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 today 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.


Linda Baskin, No.7 Cois Laughta, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Removal from Breslin’s Funeral Home this 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. Funeral leaving his home this morning 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 this morning 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 this evening 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.




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 this evening 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. Funeral will arrive at the Immaculate Conception Church, Curry, Co. Sligo today for Funeral Mass at 11.30am, 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 10pm. 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. Daughter of Peter and Teresa, 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 today 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) today 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.



Nancy Clarke, Cloonymeenaghy, Riverstown, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the Abbey Haven nursing Home Boyle. Remains reposing at Perry’s Funeral home, Ballymote this evening from 6pm with removal at 7.30pm to arrive at St. Patricks Church, Ballyrush, at 8pm. Funeral Mass 12 noon on Wednesday, with burial afterwards in Ballyrush Cemetery. House private please.



Mary Pearson, Ardatole, Barnesmore, Donegal Town. At the Innis Ree Nursing Home, Ballyleague, Co. Roscommon. Remains arriving at St. Agathas Church, Clar today at 7pm, to repose overnight. Funeral mass on Wednesday at 11 am with burial immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.