Obituaries, Friday, May 10th,  10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:






Geraldine Tighe, Ballymote


Anne O’Beirne, Collooney



John Hennessy, Cliffoney

Timothy John Birdsall
, Dromore West


Tommy Neary, Ballisodare


Mary Browne, Kiltyclogher and Glenties


Mary Southwell, Dublin, and Tarmon, Leitrim


Sean Brennan, Cliffoney


Terry McCabe, Cliffoney




Geraldine Tighe,  (née O’Reilly), 10 Keenaghan Close, Ballymote, Co. Sligo, formerly Carrownacluane, Geevagh, Co. Sligo. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh this 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. Removal this morning to The Church of the Assumption, Collooney for 12noon funeral mass. Burial afterwards in St Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. House private.


John Hennessy, (retired Garda Sergeant, Cliffoney), Mullaghmore Road., Cliffoney, Co. Sligo. At Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Mc Gloin’s Funeral Home. Chapel Road., Cliffoney this afternoon from 3pm with removal to St Molaise’s Church, Cliffoney at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 3pm with burial afterwards in Rathcormac Cemetery. House Private at all times. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to Down Syndrome Ireland, c/o Mc Gloin Undertakers.

Timothy John Birdsall, Charlesford House, Dromore West, Co Sligo. Suddenly. Reposing at Sweeney’s Funeral Home, Dromore West, on Sunday from 5pm to 7pm. Service in Kilmacshalgan Church of Ireland, Dromore West, on Tuesday at 2pm. House is private please.



Tommy Neary, Stella Maris, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo, Suddenly. Reposing at his residence today from 4pm until  9pm and on Saturday from 4pm until 9pm. Removal on Sunday to St. Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, Ballisodare, arriving for 1 o’clock Funeral Mass, followed by burial in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney.





Mary Browne, nee Ferguson, formerly of Straduffy, Kiltyclogher Co. Leitrim. Wife of the late Francis Browne, Mill Road, Glenties. Remains will repose at her home today from 12 noon, with removal at 6:30pm to St. Connell’s Church, Glenties, to repose overnight. Funeral mass on Saturday at 2pm with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Enquires to James McGuinness & Sons Funeral Directors, Glenties.




Mary Southwell, Clonsilla, Dublin, and formerly of Tarmon, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at Cunningham’s Funeral Home, Clonsilla Village on Sunday afternoon from 3.00pm followed by removal to the Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Huntstown, arriving at 5.00pm. Funeral Mass at 10.00am on Monday morning followed by burial in Curraghs Cemetery, Tarmon, Co. Leitrim, arriving at 2.00pm (approx.). Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Irish Heart Foundation.





Sean Brennan, No. 2 Sycamore Heights, Cliffoney, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at McGloin’s Funeral Home, Chapel Road, Cliffoney on Sunday evening from 6pm, with removal to St Molaise’s Church, Cliffoney at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Monday at 11am with cremation to follow in Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan at 2pm. House strictly private at all times. No flowers please. Donations, if desired, to the North West Hospice, c/o McGloin Undertakers.





Terry McCabe, Ballincastle, Cliffoney, Co. Sligo. (retired Garda, Kinlough). At Mowlam Nursing Home, Sligo. Reposing at McGloin’s Funeral Home, Chapel Road, Cliffoney from 3pm until 5pm on Sunday with removal to Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Mullghmore, arriving at 5.30pm. Funeral Mass on Monday at 2pm with burial afterwards in Rathcormac Cemetery. House strictly private please.







Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.