Obituaries, Tuesday November 17th, 8a.m.



Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:





Francie Healy, England and Ballymote


Paul Flaherty, Monasteraden


Mattie Brennan, Ballinacarrow


Aisling Doddy, Sligo


John Casey, Manchester and Gurteen





Francie Healy, 27 Cobden Street, Warrington, England and formerly of Knockadalteen, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Brother of Paddy, Peter, Maureen Conlon and Eileen Conboy. Remains to arrive at Walton Lea Chapel, Warrington today at 1.40pm for Funeral Service and Cremation.


Paul Flaherty, Shroof, Monasteraden, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at University Hospital, Galway. Removal from his home today at 2pm to St. Aidan’s Church, Monasteraden arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 2.30pm, followed by interment in Monasteraden cemetery. Due to current restrictions, funeral is private please. Paul’s Funeral Mass can be viewed on Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the North West Hospice and Croí, C/o Tom Sharkey & Sons, Funeral Directors.






Mattie Brennan, Cloonacurra, Ballinacarrow, Ballymote, Co. Sligo and formerly of Scarden Mor, Strandhill Road, Sligo and Roadstown, Bunninadden, Co. Sligo. Peacefully in the Galway Clinic. Reposing in the family home with removal on Wednesday morning to arrive in the church of St Fechin and Lassara, Ballinacarrow, for requiem Mass at 11am, with the funeral afterwards to Carrownanty cemetery, Ballymote. Due to government and HSE guidelines, the funeral will be for family only. Those who wish to express their sympathy to the family can do so by selecting “condolence ” on The funeral Mass can be viewed live on


Aisling Doddy60 Caltragh Heights, Sligo. Peacefully at The North West Hospice, Sligo. Secretary of County Sligo Sinn Féin. Funeral arrangements to follow. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to The North West Hospice, care of The Foley and McGowan 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


John Casey, Manchester, England and formerly of Moygara, Gurteen, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, in Manchester. Reposing at O’Dowd’s Funeral Home, Gurteen, (F56 F894) on Thursday (November 19th) from 5pm until 7pm, for family, neighbours and close friends. Removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen, arriving at 7:30pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Friday at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Gurteen Cemetery. Due to current government and H.S.E. guidelines in relation to Covid 19, John’s Funeral Mass will take place privately to family, neighbours and close friends only please. Funeral Mass will be livestreamed through the ‘O’Dowd Funeral Directors’ Facebook page. John’s family acknowledge that people would like to offer their condolences. Please use the online condolence book on to offer your sympathies. Thank you.



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