Obituaries, Tuesday, August 18th, 5pm



Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:

John Naughton, London and Riverstown

Mary Brigid Conway, Dublin

Michael Davey, Ballymote

Norman Kelly, Drumkeerin

Kathleen Shaw, Ballinfull

Mary B McCloskey, Kilcar

Mary Flynn, Sligo

Phil Coleman, Ballisodare

John Naughton, Harrow, London and formerly of Knocknacross, Riverstown Co. Sligo. (Non Covid related). Funeral Mass will take place on Friday at 4pm in the Church of The Sacred Heart, Riverstown with burial afterwards in Ballinakill cemetery. As Government guidelines still remain regarding attendances at funeral masses, John’s funeral mass will be streamed live on studiorove.ie/jnaughton. Condolence message can be left on rip.ie.

Mary Brigid Conway (née Fergus), 24 Rathbraughan Park, Ballytivnan, Sligo. Reposing at The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Wednesday evening from 6pm to 8pm. Funeral will arrive to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo on Thursday morning for Requiem mass at 11:00am with funeral proceeding to Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan after. Due to the current restrictions the reposing time and funeral will be private for family and close friends only. House private please. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to Croí, care of The Foley and McGowan`s Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo. You are welcome to send a message of condolence to her family through the Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Home website www.sligofuneralhome.ie. There will be a live broadcast of the funeral mass on churchtv.ie/stjosephs.

Michael Davey, 25 CuainIosa, Ballymote, Co. Sligo and formerly of Main Street, Collooney and Newcastle, Co. Dublin. Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital. Removal from the  Church View Funeral Home, Collooney on Wednesday to arrive for Funeral Mass at 11.30am in the Church of the Assumption, followed by committal at Lakeland’s Crematorium, Cavan at 3.30pm approximately. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if so desired, to Benbulben COPD Society, Sligo c/o Michael Perry, Funeral Director. Due to the current HSE restrictions on funeral gatherings, the reposing, Funeral Mass and Cremation are private to family and close friends. You are welcome to send a message of condolence to the family on rip.ie.

Norman Kelly, Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at the North West Hospice, Sligo, in his 97th year. Reposing at the residence of his niece Mary Doran, Glasdrummond, Drumkeerin until 9pm this evening (Tues) to family and friends. House private at all other times. Funeral Mass on Wednesday in St. Brigids Church, Drumkeerin at 2pm followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to North West Hospice, The Mall, Sligo c/o Seamus Gallagher Funeral Director, Drumkeerin or any family member. Due to the current HSE restrictions, Covid 19 guidelines will be strictly adhered to, both at reposing and Funeral Mass. You can leave a message of sympathy on rip.ie.

Kathleen Shaw, née Bailey, Cloonaghbawn, Ballinfull, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at St. John’s Community Hospital, Sligo. Reposing at Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo (Eircode:F91EH98) on Thursday from 5pm to 7pm. Funeral Service will take place in Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo on Friday at 12noon. Burial will follow in Drumcliffe Cemetery. Funeral Service and burial are private to family and close friends only. Condolences can be left on Rip.ie, in private at feehilys.ie or by the traditional manner. House private please. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if desired, to St. John’s Community Hospital Patient Comfort Fund c/o Sean Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.

Mary B McCloskey, Curris, Kilcar, Co. Donegal. Non Covid related. Remains leaving her home on Wednesday at 11.30am for Funeral Mass in St. Cartha’s Church, Kilcar at 12 noon. Funeral Mass will be streamed live. Interment afterwards in Kilcar Cemetery. House private please. Covid-19 restrictions apply.

Mary Flynn (Née Mills), of 37 St. Joseph’s Terrace. Reposing at her residence on Wednesday for family and close friends only. Funeral will arrive to The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo on Thursday afternoon for Requiem mass at 1pm with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery after. The funeral mass will be streamed live on sligocathedral.ie. Due to the current restrictions, the reposing time and funeral will be private for family and close friends only. House private please. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to The North West Hospice, care of The Foley and McGowan`s Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo. You are welcome to send a message of condolence to her family through the Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Home website www.sligofuneralhome.ie.

Phil Coleman, Late of Woodbrook Heights, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo  at St John’s Hospital Sligo, Funeral Mass on Thursday morning at 11 o’clock in Saint Brigid’s Church Corhownagh, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo, followed by burial in Saint Nathy’s Cemetery Collooney. Due to Government directives and HSE guidelines, the Funeral is private to family and close friends. Please refrain from hand-shaking. The Funeral Mass can be viewed on churchservices.tv/ballisodare. Condolence messages can be emailed to [email protected]

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.



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