Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:
Helena Brett, England and Sligo
Fidelma O’Donnell, Donegal Town & Ardara
Maurice Buckley, Sligo
Margaret McCabe, Celbridge and Largydonnell
Althea Whyte, Ballymote
John Sweeney, Carrick on Shannon and Sligo
Michael Rafferty, Ballyshannon
Albert Shaw, Riverstown
Eamonn Browne, Kilcar.
Helena Brett, Langley, Slough, England and formerly of Rathedmond, Sligo. Suddenly. Funeral arrangements later. House strictly private please. Donations, if desired, to The North West Hospice, C/o Foley And McGowan`s Funeral Directors, Old Market House, Market Yard, Sligo. You are welcome to leave a message of condolence for the family on The Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Home website sligofuneralhome.ie.
Fidelma O’Donnell, Spierstown, Clar, Donegal Town and formerly of Ardara. Peacefully at Letterkenny University Hospital. Reposing at her late residence. Removal from there on Wednesday to St Patrick’s Church, Donegal Town, for 11 am funeral mass, followed by interment in Clar cemetery. The Mass will be streamed live by mcnmedia.tv In accordance with HSE guidelines, the house, funeral mass and burial will be private to family and close friends. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if so desired to the Alzheimer’s Society, Donegal Town. Anyone wishing to give their condolences can do so on rip.ie or on Gallagher Funeral Directors & Funeral Home Facebook page.
Maurice Buckley, Strandhill Road, Sligo and late of Chapel Street, Tarbert, Co. Kerry and London. Peacefully, at the North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Reposing at Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 10.30am on Thursday. Removal at 11.30am to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 12noon. Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. House private. In accordance with HSE guidelines the Funeral Mass and burial will be private to family and close friends. Funeral Mass will be streamed live on sligocathedral.ie. Condolence messages can be left at feehilys.ie, at rip.ie or by traditional manner. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice Fund, C/o Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo. Phone 071/91 59999.
Margaret McCabe (nee McGloin), Dara Court, Celbridge, Co. Kildare and late of Largydonnell, Co. Leitrim. Sister of Annie McGloin and Paddy McGloin. Peacefully, at Beaumont Hospital. In accordance with government directives and in the interest of public health, a private family funeral will take place. Message of condolence can be left on rip.ie. Margaret’s Funeral Mass can be viewed on Wednesday at 11am by going to celstra.ie.
Althea Whyte (née Emerson), Knockadalteen, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Suddenly, at Sligo University Hospital. Funeral mass on Wednesday in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymote at 12 noon, followed by private Committal service at Shannon Crematorium, Shannon, Co. Clare at 5pm. House private please. Message of condolence can be left on rip.ie.
John Sweeney, 65 Oaklands, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim and late of Beechlawn, Maugheraboy, Sligo. Suddenly. Reposing at Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo, from 5pm to 6.30pm on Wednesday. Removal on Thursday to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 3pm. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. HSE covid 19 guidelines apply at the Funeral Home, Church and Cemetery, and is restricted to immediate family and close friends. Funeral Mass will be streamed live on sligocathedral.ie. Condolence messages may be left at feehilys.ie, rip.ie or by the traditional manner.
Michael (Mickey) Rafferty, 24 Woodlands, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal. Peacefully. Reposing privately at the home of his sister Agnes Gahan, Tirconaill Street, Ballyshannon. Funeral mass on Thursday at 11am in St Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon, followed by private cremation at Lakelands crematorium. In compliance with HSE guidelines, please ensure social distancing and public advice are adhered to. Message of condolence can be left on rip.ie. The funeral ceremony can be viewed on church services.ie/tv/stpatricksballyshannon. Family home and church private to family and close friends. Family flowers, donations, if so desired, to the oncology unit in Sligo University Hospital, C/o Patsy McCauley Funeral Director.
Albert Shaw, late of Shaw’s Jewellers, 50 O‘Connell St., Sligo and Carrowkeel, Riverstown, Co Sligo. Peacefully, at Sligo Hospice. Due to current Covid 19 restrictions, a private funeral service will take place for immediate family and close friends on Wednesday in Townagh Parish Church, Riverstown at 3pm, with burial afterwards in Kilmorgan new cemetery. Those wishing to convey their sympathies to the family may do so on the condolence book section of rip.ie.
Eamonn Browne, Ballymoon, Kilcar, Co. Donegal. (Non-Covid related). Removal from his home this evening at 6.30pm to arrive at St. Cartha’s Church, Kilcar at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in Kilcar Cemetery. Covid-19 restrictions apply.
IN ACCORDANCE WITH GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES, CURRENT RESTRICTIONS ON ATTENDANCE AT FUNERALS IS A MAXIMUM OF FIFTY 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.