Obituaries, Monday, October 7th 2019, 8 a.m.



Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



John Bannon Sligo


Cecil Kane, London, and Bruckless


Michael (Spike) McCormack, Rosses Point & Finner Camp,


John Gillespie, Mountcharles


Mary Reyonlds Nee Gallagher, Kells & Sligo


Martin Brown, Bundoran



John Bannon 12 Seaview Park, Sligo, in the care of The North West Hospice, Sligo.

Reposing at the Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo this evening from 7:00pm to 8:30pm. Funeral will arrive to  The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo on Tuesday morning for Requiem mass at 11:30am with funeral proceeding to Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan 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.


Cecil Kane, Kingsbury, London, England and formerly of Benroe, Bruckless.  Funeral mass today  at 11 o’clock in the Church of St. Joseph and St. Conal Bruckless.  Followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Cancer Research Fund care of any family member or John B O’Donnell Funeral Director.


Michael (Spike) McCormack, Upper Rosses, Rosses Point So Sligo.  Late of Finner Camp, Co Donegal and Kilbeggan Co Westmeath, peacefully at North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at his home at Upper Rosses, Rosses Point, Co. Sligo (Eircode; F91 R796)  today from 12 pm until 3pm. Removal  this afternoon to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo arriving at 6pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Tuesday at 2pm. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund c/o Sean Feehily Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


John Gillespie, Main Street, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal. Removal from Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Station road, Mountcharles on this morning to the Church of the Sacred Heart Mountcharles for 11am Funeral mass, with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.



Mary Reyonlds Nee Gallagher , Drumbaragh. Kells, Co. Meath and late of Sligo. Reposing at her home in Kells, Co. Meath (Eircode A82 E3Y1) Removal from there this morning, arriving St. Colmcille’s Church, Kells for 12o’clock (noon) Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in Girley cemetery, Kells. Family flowers only, donations if desired to The Irish Cancer Society, Night Nursing Services. House private on Monday please.


Martin Brown, 12 Tullan Strand Rd, Bundoran, Co Donegal. Suddenly at Sligo University Hospital. Funeral arrangements to be announced later. Enquiries to Conlan and Breslin Funeral Directors on 0862492036.



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