Obituaries, Wednesday, June 12th 8 am


 Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Robert Lynn, Sligo


Billy Harron, Ballintra


Mary Waters, Drumcliff


Leo Conlon, Geevagh


Alan Eakins, Rosses Point


Maureen O’Connor, Ballinacarrow


Mary Cannon, Inver


Lily McAllister, Cork & Ballyshannon


Roslyn O’Dwyer, Sligo & Drumshanbo



Robert Lynn, Thornhill, Sligo and formerly of Annagh Lodge, Ballyfarnon, Co. Sligo. Suddenly at his residence. Funeral will take place at St. John`s Cathedral, John Street, Sligo, 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. Removal from the St Bridget’s Community Centre, at 11.15 am arriving at St Anne’s Church Ballyshannon for funeral service at 12 noon.  Burial afterwards in the adjoin cemetery.


Mary (May) Waters, (nee Currid), Castletown, Drumcliff, Co Sligo. At the North West Hospice, Sligo. Funeral Mass in St. Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac 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.  Removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh 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. Funeral to arrive at the Sligo Presbyterian Church, Church Street, Sligo for Funeral Service 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. Reposing at Clarke’s Funeral Home Coolaney on Thursday morning from 10am until 11am with removal to the Church of St Feichin at Lassara,Ballinacarrow for 12 noon funeral mass. Burial afterwards in Kilvarnet Cemetery.



Mary Cannon,(née Harvey), Ardaghey, Inver, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Donegal Community Hospital, Donegal Town. Remains reposing at her late residence on 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.


Lily McAllister, St Luke’s nursing home, Mahon, Co Cork.  Late of Portnason, Ballyshannon Co Donegal, Peacefully.  Funeral arrangements to follow.  All enquires to John or Darren McGee on 071 98 51744.



Roslyn O’Dwyer, Mowlam Nursing Home, Sligo and formerly of Drumshanbo and Dublin. Reposing at McGloin’s Funeral Home, Chapel Road, Cliffoney  from 6.30pm to 8pm. Private Cremation to follow.Burial of ashes at a later date.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.