Obituaries, Wednesday, May 15th  1pm 


Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



George Eakins, Knocknahur


John Hanna, Donegal Town

Robert William Cassidy, Bruckless

Kathleen Gallagher, Collooney

Ronnie Melly, Sligo



George Eakins, Knocknahur, Co. Sligo, Suddenly at his home. Reposing at Sean Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo today from 5:00pm with removal at 6:30pm to Sligo Presbyterian Church, Charles Street, Sligo arriving at 7pm. Funeral service on Thursday at 2pm. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House private please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if desired, to North West Hospice Fund c/o Sean Feehily at Sean Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


John Hanna, (of Hanna Hats) Drumrooske, Donegal town. Peacefully at the Beacon Hospital, Dublin. Remains will be reposing at his late residence today from 1pm until 10pm and on Thursday from 1pm until 10pm. Removal from there on Friday morning to St. Mary’s Church, Killymard for 11am funeral mass, with burial afterwards in Clar Cemetery.  Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if so desired to the Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Research Clinic, Dublin.  House private on the morning of the funeral please

Robert William Cassidy, Corkermore, Bruckless, peacefully at Killybegs Community Hospital.  Remains reposing today at Killybegs Community Hospital from 5.00 pm to 7 pm followed by removal to St. Peter’s Church, Killaghtee.  Funeral Service on Thursday at 1 pm with committal afterwards in the adjoining graveyard.  Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to Killybegs Community Hospital Patients Comfort Fund care of any family member or John B. O’Donnell Funeral Director.

Kathleen (Kay) Gallagher, Kieran Avenue, Collooney, Co. Sligo, at the North West Hospice Sligo.  Remains reposing in the Church of the Assumption, Collooney on Thursday evening from 6pm until 7.30pm. Funeral Mass on Friday morning at 11am followed by burial in Saint Nathy’s Cemetery Collooney.



Ronnie Melly , Thornhill, Sligo and formerly St. John’s Tce, Sligo . Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at his home from 4pm to 8pm Thursday. Removal from his home on Friday to Saint Joseph’s Church, Balllytivnan to arrive for Mass of Christian burial at 11am. Burial to follow in Saint Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to the dialysis unit, Sligo University Hospital, Stoma Group. C/O Seamus Feehily and Son funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo. House private to family Friday morning please.



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