Obituaries, Friday August 16th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:





Tom McMorrow, Melbourne, Australia. Formerly of Sligo


Roy Morrow, Donegal Town


Eamon Burke, Cloonacool


Mary-Ann Warnock, Kinlough


Vincent Rooney, Ballyshannon





Tom McMorrow, in Melbourne, Australia. Formerly of 14 St John’s Tce, Sligo. Brother of Kevin McMorrow, Cartron Estate, Sligo; Maureen Crawford, Leicester, England; Irene Mahon, Stephen McDonagh Place, Sligo; Vivianne Browne, Maugheraboy, Sligo; and Marcella McLoughlin, Connaughton Road, Sligo. Funeral will take place at St Peter’s Church in Melbourne, Australia, today.



Roy Morrow, Clar, Donegal Town, Co Donegal.   Funeral service at 2pm today in Donegal Parish Church, followed by burial in St Agatha’s Church graveyard, Clar.


Eamon Burke, Mullaun, Cloonacool, Tubbercurry, Co.Sligo. In his 98th year. Peacefully in his home.    Remains reposing in his home this evening from 5pm until 9pm.   Funeral to arrive in St Michael’s Church Cloonacool on Saturday morning for requiem mass at 11.30am,  with burial afterwards in Cloonacool Cemetery.


Mary-Ann Warnock, (nee Gallagher), Kinlough, Co Leitrim. Formerly of Castlegal, Cliffoney, Co Sligo. At Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the home of her son John and daughter-in-law Helen Warnock, Mill Road, Kinlough, today from 1pm until 5pm. Removal to St Aidan’s Church, Kinlough, arriving at 8pm. Funeral mass on Saturday at 11am, with burial afterwards in St Aidan’s Cemetery, Kinlough. House private at all other times. Family flowers only, donations if desired to North West Hospice, c/o McGloin Undertakers.



Vincent Rooney, Boyney, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Retired butcher. Peacefully at his late residence. Remains reposing today Friday from 5pm until 9pm. Funeral to arrive at The Rock Chapel, Ballyshannon, for Requiem Mass at 2pm on Saturday, with burial afterward in adjoining cemetery. House private at all other times please.  As a mark of respect, Rooney’s Butcher shop, Ballyshannon, will remain closed until Monday. Donations to Coronary Care at Sligo University Hospital, C/o Conlan and Breslin Funeral Directors, Bundoran, 087 967 0448





Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.