Obituaries, Tuesday, October 22nd 2019, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Deirde Gowen, Ballaghaderreen


Joe Shannon, Carrick-on-Shannon, and Sligo


Mamie Kennedy, Carrick


Margaret McGoldrick, Belleek


Jimmy Hughes, Ballisodare




Deirde Gowen, née O’Kelly, St. Teresa’s Terrace, Pound Street, Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon. Peacefully, in her 91st year at Roscommon County Hospital. Private cremation has taken place. Memorial Mass will take place in St. Nathy’s Cathedral, Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon on Saturday November 2nd at 1pm.



Joe (Joseph) Shannon, Jamestown, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim and formerly of Mahanagh, Cloonloo, Co. Sligo. Suddenly. Reposing at his home today from 2pm to 5pm and from 6pm to 9pm. Removal on Wednesday morning to St. Mary’s Church, Carrick on Shannon, arriving for Mass of Christian Burial at 12pm. Funeral afterwards to St. Mary’s Cemetery, Carrick on Shannon. Family flowers only please, house private outside of reposing times.



Mamie Kennedy, Meenaneary, Carrick, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Harbour Lights Nursing Home. Reposing today at her late residence at Meenaneary, Carrick, Co. Donegal. Removal on Wednesday morning to St Patrick’s Church, Meenaneary, Carrick, for Funeral Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Church, Cemetery, Carrick. House private from 10pm to 10am on both nights.



Margaret McGoldrick, Rockfield Gardens, Belleek, and formerly Upper Main St, Manorhamilton. Suddenly. Funeral arrangements to be announced later. Enquiries to Connolly and Mc Donald Funeral Directors, Manorhamilton,  on 086 806 7940.



Jimmy (James) Hughes, Drumiskabole, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo and late of Culnagor, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone. Peacefully at his home. Remains reposing at his home (Eircode: F91YE20) on Thursday afternoon from 3pm until 7.30pm. Removal on Friday morning to Saint John’s Church, Carraroe, Co. Sligo arriving for 11am Funeral Mass followed by burial in Scarden Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the Irish Cancer Society C/o Gerard Clarke & Sons Funeral Directors, Ballisodare , Co. Sligo. House Private to family on Friday morning please.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.