Obituaries, Tuesday, June 2nd, 5pm



Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:

Kyle Luby, Vancouver and Ballintogher

Tommy McHugh, England and Drumkeerin

Myra O’Grady, Sligo

Maura Young, Sligo

Michael Kerins, Sligo

Kathleen Fowley, Sligo

Francie McDonnell, Belleek.

Kyle Luby, Vancouver Canada, and formerly of Clerhane, Ballintogher, Co. Sligo. Son of Derek and Jackie and brother of Gavin and Shannon. Unexpectedly, in Vancouver. Due to the current HSE restrictions on funeral gatherings, funeral Mass and burial will be private to family. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 12 noon next Monday in St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo. The Funeral Mass can be viewed online here.  Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to The Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust, C/O Seamus Feehily and Son funeral directors, Upper John Street, Sligo, 071 91 7 1117.

Tommy McHugh, Yorkshire, England and formerly of Greaghnadarragh, Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim. Brother of the late Jimmy McHugh. Funeral will take place in England at a later date.

Myra O’Grady, nee Scott, St. Brigid’s Place, Sligo. Unexpectedly at her home. Due to current HSE restrictions on funeral gatherings, funeral mass and burial will be private to family please. Mass of Christian burial takes place tomorrow (Wednesday) at 1.30pm in the Sligo Cathedral .This mass will be streamed live on sligocathedral.ie. Burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. Condolences can be emailed privately to [email protected] Enquiries to Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors, Upper John Street, Sligo, 0719171117.

Maura Young, 41 St Brigid’s Place, Sligo. Peacefully, at her home. Predeceased by her husband Joe and son Alan. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am in St. Anne’s Church, Sligo, burial afterwards in Sligo Cemetery. House strictly private please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to The Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland c/o O’Hora Funeral Directors Kiltimagh, Co Mayo. Due to the current guidelines the funeral at all stages will be private for family members only, messages of Condolence for the family can be left on rip.ie. Funeral Mass can be viewed on mcnmedia.tv/camera/st-annes-cranmore. Enquiries to Marty O’Hora Funeral Undertaker Kiltimagh, Co. Mayo 086 2205170.

Michael J Kerins, Rathedmond, Sligo, peacefully after a short illness at North West Hospice (non-covid related). Dearly loved husband of Mary and father of Morgan and Melissa. Due to current HSE guidelines, the Home, Funeral Mass and burial will be private to family. Mass of the Resurrection will be streamed live on sligocathedral.ie at 11.30am on Thursday. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. A memorial mass date will be announced later, to celebrate Michael’s life. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice or SHOUT (Sligo Hospital Oncology Unit Trust) at feehilys.ie/pay or to Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo. Messages of condolence can be left on rip.ie or private messages at the obituary page on feehilys.ie.

Kathleen Fowley (Nee Gallagher) Jink’s Avenue Sligo. Peacefully at her home. (non-covid related)  Due to current HSE restrictions on funeral gatherings, Funeral Mass and burial will be private to family. Mass of Christian burial at 1pm on Thursday will be streamed live on sligocathedral.ie. Burial to follow in Sligo Cemetery. Condolences can left in the condolence section of rip.ie or emailed privately to [email protected]. A Mass to celebrate Kathleen’s life will be held at a later date.

Francie (Fran) McDonnell, (Butcher), 643 Loughshore Road, Belleek, Co Fermanagh, peacefully. Francie,s funeral cortege will leave his home on Thursday morning at 10.15am to St Patrick’s church Belleek for 11am mass, Due to covid-19 guidelines, the home, church, and cemetery are strictly private to immediate family. The funeral mass can be viewed on churchservices.tv. Condolences can be left on rip.ie. Enquiries please to Patsy McCauley on 07703210437.

IN ACCORDANCE WITH GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES, CURRENT RESTRICTIONS ON ATTENDANCE AT FUNERALS IS A MAXIMUM OF TEN PEOPLE AND ONLY MEMBERS OF THE HOUSEHOLD, CLOSE FAMILY…..OR CLOSE FRIENDS, IF THE DECEASED HAS NO HOUSEHOLD OR FAMILY MEMBERS.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh siad.



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