Obituaries, Thursday, October 31st  2019,  5pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:






Joe O’Hara, Wales and Manorhamilton


Kathleen Garvin, USA and Ballyshannon


Heather Stevenson, England and Laghey


Ita  Leydon, Strandhill and Ballisodare


Oliver Sheerin, Enniskillen 





Joe O’Hara, Chepstow, Wales. Son of Sheila and the late Frank O’Hara, Lurganboy, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim. Suddenly at his residence. Funeral arrangements to be announced at a later date


Kathleen Garvin, Ireland Heights, New Jersey, USA and formerly of Clontyseer, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Sister of Genevive Tinney, Ashbrook Drive, Rossnowlagh Road, Ballyshannon. Reposing at her sister’s residence this evening until 9pm. Funeral to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon on Friday for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am, with interment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery, Ballyshannon. House private to family on the morning of the funeral. All enquiries to Patrick McKenna, Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087 248 5819


Heather Stevenson, nee McMurray, 11 Miles Meadow, Bellgreen, Coventry, England and late of Ballinakillew, Laghey, Co. Donegal. Remains to be removed from John McGee and Sons Funeral Home, Belleek Road, Ballyshannon this evening at 6pm. Remains reposing at her sister Violet Thatcher’s residence at Listnapaste, Laghey, Co. Donegal on Friday. Proceeding to Drumholm Church, Ballintra at Saturday for 1pm Funeral Service. Burial afterwards in Laghey Graveyard. House private on the morning of the funeral please.


Ita Leydon, née Carway Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill, Co. Sligo and late of Drumiskabole, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Wife of the late John Leydon. (ex Coast Oil).  Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo (F91ND78) from 4.00pm to 5.30pm on Friday. Removal on Saturday to St. John’s Church, Carraroe, arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11.00am. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Summerville Healthcare Patient Comfort Fund, C/o Seán Feehily at Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo, phone 071/9159999.



Oliver Sheerin, late of 2 Donegal Road, Springfield, Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh. (BT74 8DT) Reposing at his late residence today. Removal on Friday at 10.15am to St Patrick’s Church, Derrygonnelly to arrive for funeral mass at 11am.  Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery





Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.