Obituaries, Tuesday, December 31st 2019, 5 p.m.  


 Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Susan Scanlon, London and Ballymote




Mary Elizabeth Dorran, Dromard



Angela Mullarkey, Sligo,


Maureen O’Boyle, Tonaphubble


Anthony (Tony) Keeney, Bruckless


Mary Ellen Molloy, Ardara


Christy O’Grady, Gurteen


Ita Barry, Bruckless


Shelia Quinn Sligo


Gerry Mc Cormack, Collaney



Susan Scanlon, London, England and Rathmullen, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Funeral mass on Wednesday in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote at 12pm. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery.



Mary Elizabeth ( Mollie ) Dorran, nee Unkles, Highpark House, Dromard, Co. Sligo at Ard na Greine Nursing Home Enniscrone. Funeral arriving to Skreen Church of Ireland for 2 p.m.  Funeral Service on Saturday the 4th of January, Burial in adjoining graveyard immediately afterwards. House Strictly Private Please.




Angela Mullarkey (nee Beirne), Lisheen House, Circular Road, Sligo/ Ballinafad, Boyle and formerly of Cornmucklagh, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Drumderrig Nursing Home, Boyle. Reposing at St. Patrick’s Hospital Chapel Carrick-on-Shannon on Friday from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. with removal to St. Mary’s Church Carrick-on-Shannon arriving at 7 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday 4th January at 12 p.m. with funeral afterwards to Aughanagh Cemetery Ballinafad, Co. Sligo.


Maureen O’Boyle, (nee Mulhern), Glenarrow, Tonaphubble, Sligo and formerly of Ballinafad, Co.Sligo, suddenly. Reposing at the family home Glenarrow, Tonaphubble, Sligo (EIRCODE:F91 EF Y2) on Wednesday from 3pm until 6pm. House private to family outside of these times please. Mass of the Resurrection in St. Anne’s Church, Sligo on Thursday at 11am. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Sligo Social Services c/o Seán Feehily at Seán Feehilys Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


Anthony (Tony) Keeney, Tullinteane, Bruckless. Peacefully at the University Hospital Letterkenny. Remains reposing at Shovlin’s Funeral Home, Ardara, until 6 p.m. with removal to the Church of Saint Joseph and Saint Conal, Bruckless arriving at 7 p.m. to repose overnight. Funeral mass on Wednesday at 11 a.m. by burial in the adjoining cemetery.


Mary Ellen Molloy, Edergole, Ardara, Co Donegal.  In Melbourne Australia following a tragic accident. Daughter of Terrance and Angela Molly, Edergole, Ardara, Remains will repose at the home of her parents on Wednesday January 1st wake from 1pm until 11 pm. Requiem mass on Thursday January 2nd at 12 noon in the church of the Holy family Ardrara, burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Family time from 11 pm and on the morning of the funeral.  Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to the Kevin Bell repatriation trust c/o Patrick Sweeney Funeral Director Milford or any family member.


Christy O’Grady, Gurteen Cross, Gurteen, Co. Sligo, peacefully at The North West Hospice, Sligo, Funeral arrangements will be announced later.


Ita Barry, Bruckless, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at Aras Mhic Shuibhne, nursing home Mullinasole, Laghey. Remains will be reposing at Gallaghers Funeral home, Station road, Mountcharles until 8p.m. and tomorrow Wednesday from 5pm until 7.30p.m, followed by removal to the Church of St. Joseph and St. Conal Bruckless, to arrive at 8pm to repose overnight. Funeral mass on Thursday at 11am, with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired to Cancer care west c/o Gallagher Funeral Directors Mountcharles or any family member. House private please.



Shelia Quinn, “Averard”, Old Cartron Hill, Sligo and formerly of Belturbet, Co.Cavan, peacefully in her 104th year in the Summerville Healthcare, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Mass of the Resurrection on Thursday January 2nd at 2pm in St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo (EIRCODE:F91VH73). Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery.

All enquiries to Seán Feehily at Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo on 071 915 99 99

Gerry McCormack, The Happy Landing, Main Street Coolaney Co Sligo and formerly of Ballindoon, Co Sligo.   Peacefully at the Matter private Hospital in Dublin.  Surrounded by family and loved ones.  Reposing this evening (Tuesday) at his home from 9 p.m. till 11 p.m. and again on Wednesday from 3 p.m. until 9 p.m.  Removal on Thursday morning to the church of the scared heart and St Joseph Rockfield for 12 noon funeral mass.  Burial afterwards in Rockfield cemetery.  House private on Thursday morning please.  Family flowers only, donation in lieu if desired to North West Hospice or Shout c/o JP Clarke funeral directors Coolaney.




 Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siabh.