Obituaries, Tuesday, June 11th,   1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Marguerite Mitchell, Dublin and Sligo


Robert Lynn, Sligo


Billy Harron, Ballintra


Mary Waters, Drumcliff


Leo Conlon, Geevagh


Alan Eakins, Rosses Point


Maureen O’Connor, Ballinacarrow


Mary Cannon, Inver




Marguerite (Rita) Mitchell, Cabra, Dublin and formerly of Cloghboley, Lisadell, Co. Sligo. Requiem Mass in Christ the King Church, Cabra this morning. Funeral proceeding to St Patrick’s Church Maugherow, Sligo for Liturgy of Prayers at 4.30pm. Burial afterwards at Carrigans Cemetery, Ballinfull, Sligo. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the National League of the Blind, 21 Hill Street, Dublin 1.



Robert Lynn, Thornhill, Sligo and formerly of Annagh Lodge, Ballyfarnon, Co. Sligo. Suddenly at his residence. Reposing at The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo, this evening from 5:30pm until 7:30pm. Funeral will arrive at St. John`s Cathedral, John Street, Sligo, on Wednesday for Funeral Service at 12noon. Burial afterwards in St. Patrick`s Cemetery, Scarden, Co. Sligo. House strictly private at all times, please. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to The North West Hospice, C/o Foley and McGowan Funeral Directors.


Billy Harron, Forge Avenue, Ballintra, Co. Donegal. Reposing this evening at St Bridget’s Community Centre, Ballintra from 7pm until 10pm. Further funeral arrangements to be announced later. All enquiries to Jackie Carron Funeral Director on 087 973 4000



Mary (May) Waters, (nee Currid), Castletown, Drumcliff, Co Sligo. At the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at McGloin’s Funeral Home, Chapel Road, Cliffoney, this evening from 6pm until 8pm, with removal to St. Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac, arriving at 8.30pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 2pm, Burial afterwards in Drumcliff Cemetery. House strictly private please. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to North West Hospice, C/o Mc Gloin Undertakers.




Leo Conlon, Coolmurla, Geevagh, Co. Sligo. Former member of Sligo Co. Council. Peacefully at Abbey Haven Nursing Home, Boyle. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon this evening from 4pm until 9pm. Removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh on Wednesday morning for Mass of Christian Burial at 12.00 noon. Interment afterwards in Kilmactranny Cemetery. House private please.



Alan Eakins, Creggconnell, Rosses Point, Sligo. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo from 6pm to 7pm Wednesday evening. Funeral to arrive at the Sligo Presbyterian Church, Church Street, Sligo for Funeral Sevice at 2pm on Thursday, followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to a charity of your choice.


Maureen O’Connor, née McDonagh, Rathbaun, Ballinacarrow, Co Sligo. Peacefully at St Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair. Funeral arrangements to be announced later.



Mary Cannon,(née Harvey), Ardaghey, Inver, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Donegal Community Hospital, Donegal Town. Remains reposing at her late residence on Wednesday from 1pm until Rosary at 10pm. Removal from there on Thursday morning, going to St. Naul’s Church, Ardaghey for Requiem Mass at 11am, with burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if so desired, to the palliative care unit at Donegal Community Hospital, C/o Gallagher Funeral Directors, Mountcharles or any family member. House private on the morning of the funeral please.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.