Obituaries, Saturday, May 11th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:







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


John Neil Breslin, Ardara


John White, Ballymote


Tommy Irwin, Sligo






John Hennessy, (retired Garda Sergeant, Cliffoney), Mullaghmore Road., Cliffoney, Co. Sligo. Funeral Mass this afternoon at 3pm in St Molaise’s Church, Cliffoney 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. Removal on Sunday to St. Brigid’s Church, Corhownagh, Ballisodare, arriving for 1pm 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. Funeral mass this afternoon at 2pm in St. Connell’s Church, Glenties with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Enquires to James McGuinness & Sons Funeral Directors, Glenties.




Mary Southwell, nee Woods, Clonsilla, Dublin, and formerly of Tarmon, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at Cunningham’s Funeral Home, Clonsilla Village on Sunday afternoon from 3pm followed by removal to the Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Huntstown, arriving at 5pm. Funeral Mass at 10am on Monday morning followed by burial in Curraghs Cemetery, Tarmon, Co. Leitrim, arriving at 2pm (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.



John Neil Breslin, Lower Monargan, Ardara. Peacefully at Killybegs Community Hospital. His remains will be reposing at his residance from 10am to 10pm today. Funeral from there on Sunday afternoon at 12.30pm to The Church of The Holy Family Ardara for 1pm requiem mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery




John White, Drumcormack Upper, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Drumderrig Nursing Home, Boyle. Reposing at Perry’s Funeral Home, Ballymote on Sunday from 4pm to 6.30pm with removal to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote arriving at 7pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Monday at 11am with burial afterwards in Carrownanty Cemetery.



Tommy Irwin, 59 Garavogue Villas, Sligo and formerly of St. Joseph’s Terrace, Sligo. Suddenly. Tommy will repose at his sister Michelle’s residence, 59 Garavogue Villas, Sligo this evening from 6pm and Sunday from 12pm noon. Funeral will arrive to The Cathedral of Immaculate Conception, Sligo for Requiem Mass on Monday morning at 11.30am followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.