Obituaries, Wednesday, May 8th, 5 pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Kathleen Richards, London and Riverstown

Laurence Carolan, Kilmainham Wood and Ballyshannon


Mary Meehan, Dunkineely.  


Geraldine Tighe, Ballymote


Anne O’ Beirne


Kathleen Richards, nee Naughton. Peacefully in London, England on April 27th Predeceased by her husband Gordon, and sisters Mamie and Bridget-Ann. Remains arriving at Knock Airport this evening, May 8th 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, May 9th at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Ballyrush Cemetery.

Laurence (Larry) Carolan, Ballinaclose, Kilmainham Wood, Co Meath. Formerly of the Mall, Ballyshannon and Ballyshannon Vocational School. Reposing at Keiran Bros Funeral Home, Hall St, Kingscourt Co. Cavan (A82 R3W2) today until 6pm with removal to The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Kingscourt arriving at 7pm. Funeral mass on Thursday morning at 10am. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.


Mary Meehan, Castletown, Dunkineely.   Remains reposing at her residence.  Funeral mass on Thursday at 11am in the Church of St. Joseph and St. Conal, Bruckless, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  House private please.

Geraldine Tighe,  (née O’Reilly), 10 Keenaghan Close, Ballymote, Co. Sligo, formerly Carrownacluane, Geevagh, Co. Sligo, May 8th 2019, peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital.  Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon on Thursday evening from 4pm until 7pm. Removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh, arriving 7.30pm. Mass of Christian Burial on Friday morning at 11am. Interment afterwards in Corrig Cemetery. Family flowers only please. House private please.


Ann O’ Beirne (nee Curley) Knockbeg West, Collooney Co Sligo and formerly of Ballyhaunis, Co Mayo. Unexpectedly at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at her home on Thursday from 4pm to 8pm. Removal on Friday morning to The Church of the Assumption, Collooney for 12noon funeral mass. Burial afterwards in St Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. House is private at all other times.

Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.