Obituaries, Saturday August 17th, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Eamon Burke, Cloonacool


Mary-Ann Warnock, Kinlough


Vincent Rooney, Ballyshannon


Pat Mulholland, Mountcharles

John O’Donnell, Rosses Point


Jim Mulrain, Ballybofey




Eamon Burke, Mullaun, Cloonacool, Tubbercurry, Co.Sligo. In his 98th year. Peacefully in his home. Funeral to arrive in St Michael’s Church, Cloonacool this 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. Funeral mass this morning at 11am in St Aidan’s Church, Kinlough, 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. Funeral to arrive at The Rock Chapel, Ballyshannon, for Requiem Mass at 2pm today 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



Pat Mulholland, Drumbeagh, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal and formerly of Lisburn, Co. Antrim, at Letterkenny University Hospital. Remains will be reposing at Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Mountcharles today from 2pm until 5pm, with removal from there to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles to arrive at 8pm to repose overnight. Funeral mass on Sunday at 11am followed by private cremation in Lakelands Crematorium Cavan.

John O’Donnell, Fuschia Cottage, Rosses Point, Sligo.  Suddenly. Reposing at his sister Caroline Collery’s residence, Rosses Point, Sligo on Sunday evening from 5pm to 8pm.  Funeral will arrive to  St. Colomba’s Church, Rosses Point, Sligo on Monday morning for Requiem mass at 10.30am with burial afterwards in Rosses Point Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to RNLI Sligo Lifeboat Station, Rosses Point, care of The Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo.



Jim Mulrain, Meenavoy, Ballybofey, and formerly of Tamlaght, Pettigo. Remains reposing at the home of his son & daughter in law, Raymond & Sophia Mulrain, Liskeran, Ballybofey today from 5pm. Funeral leaving their home on Monday at 10.20am for Requiem Mass at 11am in the Church of Mary Immaculate, Stranorlar, followed by interment in Drumboe Cemetery. Donations in lieu of flowers, if so desired, to the patients comfort fund at St. Joseph’s Community Hospital, Stranorlar, care of any family member. Family time from 11pm to 11am, and on the morning of the funeral.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.