Obituaries, Friday, November 1st  2019,  10am

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


Vincent Hallinan, Culleens





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. Funeral to arrive at St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon this morning for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am, with interment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery, Ballyshannon. House private to family this morning. 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 reposing at her sister Violet Thatcher’s residence at Listnapaste, Laghey, Co. Donegal today. Proceeding to Drumholm Church, Ballintra on 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 this afternoon. 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. Removal this morning at 10.15am to St Patrick’s Church, Derrygonnelly, to arrive for funeral mass at 11am.  Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.



Vincent Hallinan, Loginema, Culleens, Co Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at Sweeney’s Funeral Home, Dromore West, on Sunday from 4.30pm, with removal at 7pm to Kilglass Church, arriving at 7.30pm. Requiem mass on Monday at 11am,  with burial afterwards in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Kilglass. House private please.



Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.