Obituaries, Thursday, May 7th, 8am


 Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


 Catherine Gilmoure, Cape Town and Dromore West


Gus Mullarkey, Dublin and Boyle


Michael Feely, Dublin and Glencar


James Hannon, Drumcondra, and Gurteen


Dr Patrick J Henry, Dublin and Rosses Point


Michael Teague, Pettigo and Convoy


Michael Scanlon, Dublin and Sligo

Martin Keaveney, Sligo


Margaret McIntyre, Cloonacool


Patrick (Pax) Egan, Keash


Richard Page, Bundoran.


Bridie Gannon (Nee Brennan) Ballincar.


Pamela Rybicki, Mullanyduff (Mull- Na- Duff).


Hugh Glynn ,Ballintogher


Emma Gilligan,  Sligo.



Catherine Gilmoure, (nee Beglin) Cape Town & Dromore West, Co. Sligo. Peacefully. Survived by her husband Clive and daughters Jennifer and Treacy. Funeral will take place in Cape Town later.


Gus (Augustine) Mullarkey, Rathfarnham, Dublin and formerly of Abbeytown, Boyle Co. Roscommon. Peacefully, at “Rosewood” Kiltipper Woods Care Centre. Donations if desired to SVDP/Kiltipper Woods Care Centre. As per Gus’s wishes, his body will be donated to medical science. Memorial Mass at a later date.


James (Jimmy) Hannon, Highfield Nursing Home, Whitehall, Drumcondra, Dublin and formerly of Greyfield, Gurteen, Co. Sligo. Due to the current Covid-19 situation, James’s funeral mass will take place privately. A memorial mass to celebrate his life will be offered at a later date. Please use the condolence book to offer your sympathies.


Michael Feely, Sutton, Dublin and late of Glencar, Co. Leitrim, peacefully in the care of Beaumont Hospital, Dublin. Brother of Tom Feely. Canatogher, Sligo. Due to Covid 19 restrictions, a private funeral will take place for immediate family. Condolence messages can be left at All enquiries to Sean Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo on 071/9159999.



Dr Patrick J Henry.  Monkstown Dublin and formerly of Ballyweelin Rosses Point Sligo.  Peacefully at Attadore nursing home Dublin. Non-Covid related. Due to the current HSE restrictions, all funeral gatherings funeral mass and burial will be private to family.  The funeral mass will be live streamed on today (Thursday) at 1pm. Condolences can left in the condolence section of or privately to [email protected]. A mass to celebrate Dr Patrick’s life will be held at a later date.



Michael Teague, formerly of Lough Derg Rd, Pettigo. Peacefully at Brentwood Manor Nursing Home, Convoy. Due to current HSE restrictions all funeral gatherings, funeral Mass and burial will be private to family members only. Condolences can be left in the condolence section of Donations of flowers in lieu if desired to “Mary’s Meals “ c/o Fr. Eamonn Kelly Raphoe.


Michael Scanlon, Knocklyon, Dublin 16, and formerly Sligo town, peacefully at Kiltipper Woods Care Centre. In line with government guidelines regarding public gatherings, a private funeral Mass will take place this morning (Thursday) in St. Colmcille’s Church, Knocklyon. The service can be viewed online at  Michael’s funeral cortege will pass his home at approximately 10.35am.on route to St. Colmcille’s Church.  A memorial service to celebrate Michael’s life will take place at a later date. Those wishing to send a message of condolence can do so on All enquiries to Massey Bros, Templeogue, on 01 4907601.


 Martin F. Keaveney, Butlers Lane, Kiltycahill, Hazelwood, Co. Sligo, and formerly of Tonaphubble Sligo. Former Mayor of Sligo and former member of Sligo Corporation. Non-Covid related. Funeral Mass in St. Anne’s Church, Sligo this morning (Thursday) at 11 o’clock, followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery. Family Flowers only please. You can stream the funeral Mass live by following on Due to current government restrictions and HSE guidelines, the funeral mass and burial will be private to family. Condolence messages can be sent to [email protected]



Margaret McIntyre, Leitrim North, Cloonacool, Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo peacefully in Baileys Nursing home Tubbercurry following a long illness and surrounded by her loving family. Funeral mass will take place in St Michael’s Church Cloonacool this Friday at 11 o’clock with the burial afterwards in Cloonacool cemetery via Kilcummin and Leitrim North. In accordance with government and HSE guidelines, a private funeral will take place. A memorial mass will take place at a later date to celebrate Margaret’s life. Those who wish to express their sympathy to Margaret’s family can do so by selecting ” condolence ” on RIP.IE.


Patrick (Pax) Egan, Drumnagranchy, Keash, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.  Remains will be removed from Perry’s funeral home, Ballymote today (Thursday) via his late residence at Drumnagranchy to arrive to St.Kevin’s Church, Keash for Funeral mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Knockbrack cemetery. In keeping with the government and H.S.E. guidelines, a private funeral will take place for close neighbours and friends. A memorial Mass to celebrate Pax’s life will take place at a future date. Those who wish to attend but cannot due to current restrictions, can offer their sympathy on


Richard Page, Dinglei Coush, Bundoran, Co. Donegal, peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Non-Covid related. Removal to the Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Bundoran on Thursday for Private Funeral Mass followed by Private Burial in St. Ninnidh’s Cemetery, Newtown, Bundoran. Due to Government and HSE regulations regarding public gatherings, the Funeral and Burial are strictly private please. Should you wish to send condolences to the family, you can do so on the online condolence section at or at



Bridie Gannon (Nee Brennan) Ballincar, Co. Sligo. May 6th 2020. Peacefully at the North West Hospice Sligo .  Due to the current HSE restrictions on funeral gatherings, funeral will be private to family. The funeral Mass can be viewed via live stream from St. Columbas Church, Rossespoint  at 2 pm  Friday. Family flowers only please donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice C/O Seamus Feehily and Son, Upper John Street, Sligo. A Mass to celebrate Bridie’s life will be held at a later date.


Pamela Rybicki, Willow Cottage, Mullanyduff (Mull- Na- Duff), Castlegal, Co. Leitrim and formerly of Lusaka, Zambia. Peacefully at her home. Mother of Meg Rybicki (Mullanyduff), Due to the current Covid 19 restrictions family home is private at all times. A private cremation will take place at Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan on Friday. Family Flowers only. Donations in lieu to North West Hospice c/o Mc Gloin Undertakers, Cliffoney. Condolences can be left on the condolence page on or


Hugh Glynn of Main Street, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo and formerly of Claregalway, Co. Galway at his residence. House strictly private please. Family flowers only. You are welcomed to send a message of condolence to his family through the Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Home website


Emma Gilligan, Green Road, Cairns Hill, Sligo. At home after a long illness.. In accordance with Government advice at this time a private funeral will take place. A celebration of Emma’s life will take place at a later date.  House Private Please.  Enquires to Séamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors, Upper John Street, Sligo


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