Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:
John Gault, Sligo
Thomas Coleman, London and Ballymote
Michael Connolly, Ballymote
Anne Gray, England and Sligo
Annie Harvey Donegal Town
Jim Burke, Sooey
Tessie Gurhy, Riverstown
Philomena Elizabeth Kelly Surrey, London and late of Sligo
Sr Ursula Fox, Ballyshannon
Margaret Gillespie (nee O’Connell), Donegal Town
Conor Britton, Rosnowlagh
John Gault, Thornhill, Sligo and late staff Sligo Institute of Technology. Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital. Private cremation today. Friends will be welcomed at a Celebration of Life, date and venue to be announced later. Family home private please. To comply with government guidance on COVID-19, please communicate with the family via the online book of condolence at rip.ie or private messages at the condolence book at feehilys.ie
Thomas Coleman, London and formerly of Rathmullan, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Requiem Mass today at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, Culfadda at 12pm. Burial afterwards in St. Columba’s Cemetery, Ballymote. People are asked to follow HSE guidelines on public gatherings if attending Thomas’s funeral.
Michael Connolly, Carrownanty, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Suddenly at his residence. Son of the late Val and Una. Funeral mass today at 12 noon in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote. Burial afterwards in St. Columbus Cemetery. Mass is private to family and friends, please follow HSE guidelines.
Anne Gray, Salisbury and formerly of Mail Coach Road, Sligo. After a short illness. Mass of the Resurrection will take place at St. Osmund’s Church, Salisbury on Friday 27th March at 11am followed by cremation. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to Salisbury District Hospital Stars Appeal.
Annie Harvey, Friary, Lough Eske, Donegal Town. Peacefully at home in her 100th year. House private to family and friends and also adhering to HSE guidelines. Private funeral mass today in St Mary’s Church Killymard at 11 am, with burial afterwards in adjoining cemetery. A memorial service will be held at a later date. To comply with government guidance on COVID-19, please communicate with the family via the online book of condolence at rip.ie, or contact Faulkner Funeral Directors 086 0610224.
Jim Burke, Sooey, Co Sligo. Peacefully at St Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair. Predeceased by his wife Rosita. Reposing at Kelly’s Funeral Home, Ballygawley today from 5pm until 7pm, with removal afterwards to the Church of the Assumption, Sooey, arriving at 7.30pm. Funeral Mass will take place on Friday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in St Joseph’s cemetery, Sooey. To ensure compliance with the HSE and Government guidelines on social distancing, Kelly’s Funeral Home will be private to family only on Thursday evening. Numbers at Sooey Church will be limited to a maximum of 100 for both the receiving of remains on Thursday evening at 7.30pm and at the funeral mass at 12 noon on Friday.
Tessie Gurhy (nee Benson) Ross, Riverstown, Co Sligo. Peacefully at St Patrick’s Nursing Home, Carrick On Shannon. Funeral Mass will take place in the Church of The Sacred Heart, Riverstown on today at 12 noon, with burial afterwards in Tawnagh cemetery.
Philomena Elizabeth Kelly. Surrey, London and late of Duck Street, Sligo. Suddenly at her home in Surrey. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. All enquiries to Seán Feehily Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo on 0719159999.
Sr Ursula Fox, Convent of Mercy, Ballyshannon and formerly of Legaltion, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Reposing at St. Anne’s Convent, Ballyshannon on today from 4pm to 5.30p.m for family and close friends only please. Mass of the Resurrection in St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon on Friday at 11am, followed by interment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery. Following HSE regulations the Funeral Mass will be held privately for family and close friends Please. The mass can be viewed online at www.churchservices.tv/stpatricksballyshannon. A Mass of celebration of Ursula’s life will be offered at a later date. Those who would have liked to attend the funeral, but due to current restrictions cannot, can leave a personal message in the Condolences section of her obituary on rip.ie or through Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087 248 5819.
Margaret Gillespie (nee O’Connell), Brookfield, Donegal Town, peacefully in Letterkenny University Hospital. Remains reposing at her late residence from 8pm to 10pm tonight & from 12noon until 10pm Friday. House private to family & friends, adhering to HSE guidelines. Private Funeral mass on Saturday in St Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town at 11 am with burial immediately afterwards in Clar cemetery. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Family flowers only donations if so desired to The St Vincent de Paul care of any family members or Faulkner Funeral Service. To comply with government guidance on COVID-19, please communicate with the family via the online book of condolence at rip.ie, or contact Faulkner Funeral Directors 0860610224.
Conor Britton Ardeelen Rosnowlagh Co Donegal. Suddenly remains reposing at the family home Ardeelen Rosnowlagh. Removal on Friday to Lakelands crematorium for cremation at 3 p.m. to comply with government and HSE regulations on Covid-19 the family home and crematorium is family only. A memorial service will take place at a later date please comply with the regulations
Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.