Obituaries, Friday, August 7th, 2020, 8a.m.


Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



 Gerry Curran, Sligo


Czeslaw Zaleski,  Poland and Ballyshannon


Michael Conboy, Letterkenny, formerly of Collooney


James O’Kane, Ballymote


Tommy Drugan, Drumkeerin


Mona Foran, Sligo


John James Keenan, Belleek




Gerry Curran, 11 Cartron Bay, Cartron, Sligo and formerly of Creggconnell, Rosses Point, Sligo. Funeral will arrive to St. Columba`s Church, Rosses Point, Sligo this morning for Requiem Mass at 11:00am, with funeral proceeding to Drumcliffe Cemetery afterward. Due to government and HSE guidelines, the funeral will be private to family and friends only. House strictly private please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu of flowers to Sligo COPD Support, care of The Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo. You are welcome to send a message of condolence to the family through the Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Home website,

Czeslaw Zaleski, formerly of Poland and late of Bakers Court, Ballyshannon. Unexpectedly. Funeral to arrive at St. Patricks Church, Ballyshannon on Sunday for Mass of the Resurrection at 11 o’clock with internment in the Abbey Assaroe Cemetery. The Mass will be available to be viewed live online at All enquires to Patrick McKenna Funeral Directors, Ballyshannon on 087 248 5819.


Michael Conboy 37 Orchard Grove, Letterkenny Co Donegal.  Formerly of Collooney, Co Sligo. Requiem mass at 11 am this morning in the Church of the Irish Martyrs, Ballyraine, The funeral mass can also be viewed on the Irish Martyrs website.  Interment in Conwell Cemetery, Letterkenny.  In compliance with government and HSE regulations, the funeral is private to immediate family and close friends only please.  Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Arch View Lodge Residents comfort fund, C/o Pascal Blake Funeral Director, Stoney Arch, New Line Road, Letterkenny.

James O’Kane, Castleburn, Ballymote, Co. Sligo and formerly of Maugheraboy, Sligo and Claudy, Co. Derry. Funeral will arrive to Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote, Co. Sligo today for Mass of the Resurrection at 12noon. Funeral Mass will be streamed live on Ballymote Facebook page. ( Burial will follow in Cloonameehan Cemetery, Bunninadden, Co. Sligo. Funeral service (50) and burial (200) are private to family and close friends only. Those who wish to leave a condolence message may do so on, in private at or by traditional manner. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to The Respiratory Unit at Sligo University Hospital or North West Hospice, C/o Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.

Tommy Drugan, Tullynamoyle, Drumkeerin, Co.Leitrim. Suddenly. Reposing at his late residence. Funeral Mass will take place in St. Brigids Church, Creevelea on Saturday at 2.00pm, with burial to follow in Killargue new cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo or to Seamus Gallagher, Funeral Director, Drumkeerin. Due to HSE guidelines, house and funeral mass will be strictly private to family. For those who would like to attend but are unable to do so, please post your messages in the condolences section of

Mona Foran, Cornageeha, Sligo. Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Reposing at the Nazareth House Chapel, Church Hill, Sligo, from 6pm to 7pm this evening for family and close friends only please. Removal on Saturday to St John’s Church, Carraroe, to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 11am. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. Mass will be livestreamed on Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to the North West Hospice, C/o Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors, Upper John Street, Sligo. House private please. Due to the current HSE Covid restrictions Mass and burial will be private to family and close friends please. Those wishing to offer condolences can do so on or privately on [email protected]

John James Keenan Shur an ure, Roscor Belleek Co Fermanagh Funeral Mass on Saturday at 11 am in Saint John the Baptist church Toura followed by burial in adjoining cemetery.Due to current Government Guidelines regarding COVID 19 the family home and funeral will private to Family and very close Friends. Those wishing to offer their condolences can do so on or [email protected]

A Memorial Mass and Month’s Mind gathering of family and friends to remember Philomena (Phil) Gilmartin, nee Downes, Shannon Oughter, Sligo, will take place in St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo this Saturday at 10am. For those unable to attend, a livestream will be available at All enquiries to Seán Feehily Funeral Directors, Cartron Cross, Sligo on 071 915 9999 / 087 24 1111 4






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