Obituaries, Friday August 2nd, 5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths: 




Sean McNeill, New York and Castlerea


Terry Leyden, Dromahair


Mary Campbell, Dublin, and Belleek


Sean McGovern, Sligo


Bridget Fitzgerald, Dublin, formerly of Bruckless


Annie Cawley, Sligo


Kathleen Foley, Ballintogher





Sean (John) McNeill, Forest Hill, Queens, New York and Trien, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully after a short illness at Lennox Hill Hospital, Manhattan. Predeceased by his parents Jim and Mary (Trien Post Office). Reposing at Gaynor’s Funeral Home, The Square, Castlerea from 5pm this evening with removal at 8pm to St. Caolin’s Church, Trien. Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon on Saturday. Burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.



Terry Leyden, Friarstown, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at the home of his son Michael and daughter-in-law Jean at Friarstown, Dromahair today until 8pm. Removal on Saturday to St. Mary’s Church, Killenummery, for Funeral Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Creevelea Abbey New cemetery. House private on Saturday morning please.



Mary Campbell, Killester, Dublin and formerly of Roscor Lane, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh. Suddenly in the Mater Private Hospital,,Dublin. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 11am in St.John The Baptist Church, Toura, followed by interment of ashes in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only; donations in lieu if desired to The Irish Cancer Society, c/o Peter Carty Funeral Director, Garrison or any family member. House private at all times please.



Sean McGovern, Burma Road, Strandhill, and formerly Gurteen Co. Sligo. Unexpectedly at his home. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo from 7pm to 8pm this evening. Removal on Saturday to Saint Patrick’s Church, Strandhill to arrive for Mass of Christian burial at 11am. Burial to follow in Saint Patrick’s cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. House private Saturday morning please.



Bridget Fitzgerald (nee Gallagher), Dublin and formerly of Bruckless, Co. Donegal. In her 100th year.  Sister of Liam, Dessie, Ita, Ethna and Gretta. Remains reposing at Shovlin’s Funeral Home Ardara, on Saturday from 4pm to 5.30pm, followed by removal to the Church of St. Joseph and St. Conal, Bruckless, to arrive at 6.30 pm.  Funeral mass on Sunday at 11am, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.



Annie Cawley, (Nee Harran), Saint Brigid’s Place, Sligo and formerly Cregg Connell, Rosses Point, Sligo. Peacefully at Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill, Sligo. Reposing at her daughter Marie’s home at Ballygawley Road, Carraroe, Sligo from 4pm to 8pm Sunday. Removal on Monday to Saint Anne’s Church Sligo to arrive for Mass of Christian burial at 11am. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to Summerville Healthcare patient comfort fund C/O Seamus Feehily and Son funeral directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.



Kathleen Foley, Drumcondra, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice Sligo. Removal from the Church View Funeral Home, Collooney on Monday at 10.50am to St. Theresa’s Church Ballintogher to arrive for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am. Interment afterwards at St. Nathy’s Cemetery Collooney.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.