Obituaries, Saturday September 7th, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:






Michelle Beck, Sydney and Ballisodare


Thomas Morahan, Tubbercurry


Bob Kelly, Strandhill


Lilly Roddie, Bruckless


Mary Quigley, Collooney


Kathleen Haran, Tubbercurry


Kathleen Boyton, Sligo


Kathleen Benson, Ballisodare


Frank Gilmartin, Sligo







Michelle Beck, (née Walsh) Sydney, Australia and formerly of Carrowkeel, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Daughter of Bridie and Pat Walsh, Carrowkeel, and sister of Claire Lynch and Karen Walsh. Funeral will take place in Sydney on Monday. A memorial mass will be held in Ireland at St. John’s Church, Carraroe, Sligo, details to be announced at a later date. Enquiries to Seamus Feehily & Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo 071 91 71117.



Thomas (Tommy ) Morahan, Baileys Nursing Home and late of Church Street, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo. Peacefully in Sligo University Hospital. Remains reposing in the Morahan Funeral Home, Tubbercurry, on Sunday from 3.30pm, with removal at 5.30pm to arrive at St. John Evangelist Church, Tubbercurry at 6pm. Requiem mass on Monday at 11.30am, with the funeral afterwards to Rhue cemetery.



Bob Kelly, Kilbrone Drive, Strandhill, Co. Sligo and formerly of Beach View Park, Strandhill, and Artane, Dublin. Funeral will arrive to  St. Patrick’s Church, Strandhill, Co. Sligo on Monday morning for Requiem mass at 10am, with funeral proceeding to Shannon Crematorium afterwards. House private, please. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to The North West Hospice, care of The Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo.



Lilly Roddie, Benroe, Bruckless, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at her residence. Funeral service in the Methodist Church, Dunkineely on Sunday at 2pm followed by committal in Killaghtee Graveyard. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the Irish Wheelchair Association c/o of any family member or John B O Donnell Funeral Directors. House private.



Mary Quigley, nee Kelly, 6 Boyle Road, Collooney, Co Sligo, and formerly of Kilavoggy, Dromahair, Co. Letirm. Peacefully at her home. Reposing at her home this evening from 6pm to 10pm. Removal on Sunday morning to the Church of the Assumption, Collooney for 11am funeral mass. Burial afterwards in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. House private on Sunday morning please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice, Sligo.



Kathleen Haran, nee McVann, Carrowreagh Cooper, Tubbercurry and late of Carnaleck, Cloonacool, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Remains reposing in the residence of her son, Francis, 29 Ard Aisling (F91 H9X4) today from 2pm until 7pm. Funeral on Sunday to arrive in St John Evangelist Church, Tubbercurry for Requiem Mass at 1.30pm, with burial afterwards in Rhue cemetery. No flowers by request, donations if desired to North West Hospice , Sligo.



Kathleen Boyton, nee Kelly, Jinks Avenue, Sligo. Peacefully at the Nazareth Nursing Home, Sligo. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo from 5pm on Sunday with Liturgy of Prayer at 6.30pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 11.30am on Monday in the Nazareth House Chapel. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Nazareth Nursing Home Patient Comfort Fund c/o Seamus Feehily and Sons Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.



Kathleen Benson, nee O’Boy, Bayview , Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. At Summervile Nursing Home Strandhill. Funeral arrangements later, all enquires to Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. 071 91 30700



Frank Gilmartin, Lake View House, Carraroe, Sligo. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. House strictly private please.




A 5th Anniversary Mass for Mary McGourty will take place this evening at 8pm in Collooney.





Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.