Obituaries, Monday, March 16th, 2020, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Dr. Eamonn Mac Searraigh, Sligo


Patricia Hulmes, Strandhill


Jane McGrath, Glenfarne


Eileen O’Connor, Sligo


Kathleen (Kay) Smith, Enniskillen


Brigid Rooney, Carney



Dr. Eamonn Mac Searraigh, Rathcarrick, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Cremation private. Memorial Service honouring Dr. Eamonn’s life to take place at a later date. Enquiries to Seán Feehily Funeral Directors, Cartron Cross, Sligo on 071 91 59999.

Patrica Hulmes, nee Hackett, Chestnut Court, Strandhill, Co. Sligo. Private cremation to take place today. House private to family outside of reposing times please.

Jane McGrath, Lacoon, Glenfarne, Co. Leitrim. Reposing in St. Mary’s Church, Glenfarne (Eircode F91 CA27) from 6pm to 7.30pm this evening. Sympathisers are asked to comply with the HSE guidelines on display. Funeral mass, which will be private, is on Tuesday at 12 noon, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Eileen O’Connor, née Golden, 54 Maugheraboy Estate, Sligo. Suddenly, at her residence. Funeral arrangements to follow. Enquiries to The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo.

Kathleen (Kay) Smith, nee Mc Donnell, 40 Loughview Drive, Enniskillen. Wife of the late Vincent. Reposing at John McKeegan Funeral Home, 50 Mill Street, Enniskillen BT74 6AN, today from 3.00 p.m. until removal at 5.30 p.m. to St. Michael’s Church, Darling Street, Enniskillen. Mass on Tuesday morning at 10.00 a.m., followed by interment in Breandrum Cemetery.

Brigid Rooney (nee Feeney) Ballygilgan, Carney, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at St John’s Hospital, Sligo. Reposing at McGloin’s Funeral Home, Cliffoney on Tuesday from 5pm to 7pm. Removal at 7pm to St Patrick’s Church, Maugherow arriving at 7.30pm. Requiem Mass will be private to family and friends on Wednesday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Carrigans cemetery Please note that in best practice and in line with H.S.E. guidelines for Covid-19, with the support and agreement of Brigid’s  family, we encourage no handshaking or use of condolence book.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.