Obituaries, Sunday, March 22nd, 2020, 10am

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




Philomena Kelly, Surrey and Sligo


Tony McMorrow, Glenfarne


Maureen Gilrane, Ballinaglera


Kathleen Healy, Boyle and Ballymote


Peter Duignan, Charlestown and Drumcliffe


Joseph Joe Lee, Sligo


John McDermott, Coolaney


Eileen Haran, Grange


Philomena Clancy, Dromahair




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 071 915 9999.


Tony (Mick) Mc Morrow, Ardvarney, Glenfarne, Co Leitrim. Funeral mass will be private today at 12noon, followed by burial in adjoining cemetery.


Maureen Gilrane, née Sheridan, Corralubber, Ballinaglera, Co. Leitrim. Private family funeral today at 12pm in St. Hugh’s Church, Ballinaglera, and burial afterwards at Fahy Cemetery. Given the current circumstances, the government advice on public gatherings will be adhered to at all times and with regards to social distancing and handshaking. There is no obligation on anyone to attend the funeral. Those that are unable to attend can leave a personal message on the family condolence page. Family flowers only. All donations to the North West Hospice, Sligo.


Kathleen Healy, née McDermott, Ardmore and St. Patrick’s St., Boyle, Co. Roscommon and formally Killoran, Lavagh, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at the Plunkett Community Nursing Unit, Boyle. Due to the current Covid-19 situation, Kathleen’s funeral mass will take place privately.  A memorial mass to celebrate her life will be offered at a later date. The family would like to thank you for your understanding at this difficult time. Please use the online condolence book at to offer your sympathies.


Peter Duignan, Hagfield, Charlestown, Co. Mayo and formerly of Gortarowey, Drumcliffe, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at St. Attracta’s Nursing Home, Charlestown, Co. Mayo. Family flowers only please. Due to the current Covid 19 situation, Funeral Mass will take place privately. A memorial Mass to celebrate Peter’s life will be offered at a later date. The family would like to thank you for your understanding at this difficult time. Condolences may be left at


Joseph Joe Lee, Colga, Calry, Co. Sligo and formerly of Tarmon, Lough Allen, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully, at St. Phelim’s Nursing Home, Dromahair. Funeral Mass at 11am on Monday in St. Patrick’s Church, Calry. Funeral mass private to family due to Covid-19. Funeral Mass can be viewed by webcam on St. Patrick’ s Church Calry on the Church ServicesTV website. Memorial mass for Joe will take place at a future date. House strictly private at all times please. Condolences can be left online at, enquires to Seamus Feehily Funeral Directos, Upper John Street, Sligo, 071 91 71117


John McDermott, better known as Johnny, 22 Rockfield, Coolaney, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at his residence in his 90th year. Ex staff member of An Post. Reposing at the family home (CODE: F56 E186) today from 2pm to 6pm. Funeral arriving to St. Joseph’s Church, Rockfield for Mass of the Resurrection on Monday at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in Rockfield Cemetery. Due to HSE guidelines, the family would like you to offer their condolences on Family flowers only please, donations in lieu to the Alzheimers Society of Ireland.


Eileen (Ellen) Haran, nee Heaphey, Rinroe, Grange, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital. In accordance with HSE directives and government guidelines regarding public gatherings, a private family funeral will take place. Memorial mass for Eileen will take place at a later date. Those who wish to do so can send a message of Condolence via email to [email protected].


Philomena Clancy, nee Mc Barron, of Ardakip More, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing privately at her home. Removal on Monday to St. Patrick’s Church, Dromahair for private Funeral Mass at 12 noon due to HSE advice regarding public gatherings. Burial afterwards in Creevelea Abbey New Cemetery.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.