Obituaries, Saturday August 24th, 5 p.m.


 Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


 Hugh Keany, London, formerly of Glenfarne


 Michael John Kevany, Easkey


Catherine Carr,, Crossmolina


John Mackey,  Bruckless


Joseph (Joe) Greene Carndonagh


Teresa Benson, Ballsbridge, and Keash, Ballymote,




Hugh Keany (Owney), Earls Court, London, and formerly of Cloonaghmore, Glenfarne, Co Leitrim. Funeral service will take place in London at Our Lady of Victories Church, Kensington High Street, W8 6SA on Thursday 29th August at 11am. Burial afterwards at St Mary’s Cemetery, Kensal Green. Family flowers or a donation, if desired, to Alzheimer’s Research.



Michael John Kevany, Lugmore House, Castletown, Easkey, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina, on Sunday evening from 5pm, with removal at 7pm to St. James Church, Easkey, arriving at 8pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Monday at 12:00pm, with burial afterwards in Roslea Cemetery, Easkey. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to the North West Hospice, Sligo, Care of McGowan’s Funeral directors.


Catherine Carr, Moygowna, Crossmolina, Co Mayo, wife of the late Sean Carr of Kinnakillew, Glencolmcille, Co Donegal.   Remains reposing at Hiney’s Funeral Home, Crossmolina on Sunday from 4:30pm to 6:30pm.  Funeral Mass at Moygowna Roman Catholic Church on Monday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please.  Donations if desired to the Comfort Fund, District Hospital, Ballina.




John Mackey, Aighan, Bruckless, peacefully at Harbour Lights Nursing Home, Bruckless.  Remains reposing today (Saturday) at his residence until 8 pm.   Removal on Sunday at 1.30 pm to the Methodist Church Dunkineely for funeral service at 2 pm, followed by committal in Killaghtee graveyard. Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu if desired to Dunkineely Methodist Church.



Joseph (Joe) Greene (retired AI technician) Moss Cottage, Carndonagh, Co Donegal and formerly Cartronmore, Drumcliff, Co Sligo. Peacefully at Carndonagh Community Hospital. Reposing at the Chapel of Rest in Carndonagh Community Hospital on Sunday from 2pm to 8pm. Removal on Monday morning at 9am proceeding to the home of his brother Leslie Greene Cartronmore, Drumcliff, Co Sligo Reposing at his brother’s home on Tuesday from 2pm to 9pm. Removal on Wednesday to St Columba’s church Drumcliff to arrive for Funeral service at 2pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family time on Wednesday morning please. Family Flowers Only. Donations if so desired to the Hospice ward at Carndonagh Community Hospital c/o any family member or John Burke funeral director.


Teresa Benson, Ballsbridge, Dublin and formerly of Keash, Ballymote, Co. Sligo peacefully, at St. Francis’ Hospice. Raheny. Reposing at Perry’s Funeral Home, Ballymote (F56TK20), on Monday, from 4.30pm to 6.30pm, followed by removal to St. Kevin’s Church, Keash, arriving at 7.00pm.  Requiem Mass on Tuesday, at 11.00am.  Burial afterwards in Knockbrack Cemetery.




Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.