Obituaries, Saturday, June 1st, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:





Tommy Heraghty, Manorhamilton


June Harte, Strandhill


Joe Costello, Sooey


Noreen McGloin, Sligo


Mary Holmes, Sligo


Philomena McLoughlin, Sligo








Tommy Heraghty, Tullyskerney and Main Street, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim and formerly of Grange, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin. Reposing at Our Lady’s Hospital Chapel, Manorhamilton this evening until 7pm with removal from his home on Sunday to St. Clare’s Church, Manorhamilton for Funeral Mass at 1.30pm followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only and house private please.




June Harte, Beach View Park, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Reposing at her residence, 12 Beach View Park, Strandhill, on Monday evening from 4pm to 8pm. Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 12.30pm in St. Patrick’s Church, Strandhill, Sligo, with funeral proceeding to Scarden Cemetery afterwards. House private, please, outside the reposing hours. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to The Nazareth House Patient Comfort Fund, care of Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo.



Joe Costello, The Candy Store, Mullaghmore, Coola, Sooey, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at St Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair, in his 92nd year. Predeceased by his wife, Tess. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon this evening from 5pm to 7pm. Funeral Mass will take place in the Church of The Assumption, Sooey on Sunday at 2.30 pm, with burial afterwards in St Joseph’s cemetery, Sooey.


Noreen McGloin, (nee Gilbride), Martin Savage Tce, Sligo. Peacefully at Nazareth Nursing Home, Sligo. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel on Sunday evening from 5pm to 7pm. Removal at 7.15 pm to St Annes Church Sligo to arrive at 7.30pm. Requiem Mass on Monday at 11am followed by burial in Sligo cemetery. Family flowers only, donations if desired to St. Anne’s Church Repair Fund or Patient Comfort Fund, Nazareth House, Sligo.

House private please at all times.



Mary Holmes, (Nee Purcell) of Benbulben Terrace, Sligo. Peacefully at St John’s hospital, Sligo. Reposing at Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Sunday evening from 5pm to 7pm. Funeral will arrive to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo on Monday morning for Requiem mass at 11am with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. House private, please. Family flowers only, donations if desired to St. John’s Hospital Patient Comfort Fund, care of The Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo.



Philomena McLoughlin, Mowlam Nursing Home, Sligo, late of Glenmullen Court, Sligo and formerly of U.S.A. and Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 4pm on Sunday. Removal at 5.30pm to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo arriving at 6pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am on Monday. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery.



Teresa (Hanna) O’Brien, (nee Begley) of Carrowmacbrine, Rathlee, Easkey, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at her residence. Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina on Monday evening from 5pm with removal at 6.30pm to Star of the Sea Church, Rathlee, arriving at 7.15pm. Requiem Mass on Tuesday morning at 11am with funeral proceeding to Roslea Cemetery, Easkey. Family flowers only please donations if desired to Croí C/ McGowan’s funeral home, Ballina.



A Memorial Mass will be celebrated for James (Nasie) Breheny, Astoria, New York, USA and formerly of Bricklieve, Castlebaldwin, Co. Sligo, on Sunday at 11am in St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo.





Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.