Obituaries, Sunday September 8th, 10am

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


Claire McMorrow, Grange


James Scanlon, Ballisodare







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, this afternoon 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. Funeral service in the Methodist Church, Dunkineely today 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. Leitrim. Removal this morning to the Church of the Assumption, Collooney for 11am funeral mass. Burial afterwards in St. Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. House private this 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. Funeral to arrive in St John Evangelist Church, Tubbercurry for Requiem Mass at 1.30pm today, 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 this evening 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. Peacefully at Summerville Nursing Home Strandhill. Remains reposing in Saint Brigid’s Church Corhownagh, Ballisodare on Monday evening from 7pm until 8.30pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 12pm followed by burial in Saint Nathy’s Cemetery, Collooney. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Ballisodare.



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



Claire McMorrow, Aughagad Lane, Grange, Co. Sligo and formerly Carney, Co. Sligo. Reposing at the home of her sister Carmel and Hugh Clancy Cloonacrin, Grange, Co. Sligo today from 2pm to 8pm. Removal on Monday morning to the Church of Mary Immaculate, Grange to arrive for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Drumcliff cemetery. House private on Monday morning please. Family flowers only.




James (Jimmy) Scanlon, Woodbrook Heights, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. At University Hospital Galway. Funeral arrangements later. All enquires to Gerard Clarke & Sons, Funeral Directors, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo 071 913 0700



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.