Obituaries, Saturday, September 21st 2019, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:

Rose Byrne, California and Sligo


Martin Lynch, Sligo


Bridgie McGowan, Sligo


Mary Cullen, Rossinver


Joe Lehany, Geevagh






Rose Byrne, nee Cunney, California, USA and late of Claddagh, Aclare, Co. Sligo. Funeral will take place in California. A memorial mass will be held in The Church of the Holy Rosary, Kilmactigue on Sunday at 10 am.



Martin (Eamon) Lynch, 25 Yeats Drive, Cranmore, Sligo. Reposing at his son’s residence, 48 St. Bridget’s Place, Sligo on Sunday evening from 4pm to 8pm. Funeral will arrive to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo on Monday morning for Requiem mass at 11am with burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. House private on Monday morning, please. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to The North West Hospice, care of The Foley & Mc Gowan Funeral home, Market Yard, Sligo.



Bridgie McGowan (Nee Verdon) Maugheraboy Estate, Sligo. Peacefully at St. John’s Hospital, Sligo. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo, from 4.30pm on Sunday evening with liturgy of prayer at 6.30pm. Funeral to arrive at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo for Mass of Christian burial at 11.30am on Monday, burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to St. John’s Hospital patients comfort fund C/O Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors, Pearse Road, Sligo.


Mary T. (Babby) Cullen Dooard, Rossinver, Co. Leitrim. Remains will repose at her residence today from 4pm until 9pm. House private at all other times. Remains will arrive in St. Aidan’s Church, Ballaghmeehan on Sunday for 10am Funeral Mass, followed by interment in Rossinver New Cemetery. Family flowers only please.



Joe Lehany, Aughnacloy, Geevagh, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon on Sunday evening from 4.30pm until 6.30pm. Removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh, arriving for 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial on Monday morning at 11am. Interment afterwards in Kilronan Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to the North West Hospice, Sligo. House private please.



A first anniversary mass for Marie Burke, Marian Road, Boyle will take place on Monday in St. Joseph’s Church, Boyle at 10 am.





Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.