Obituaries, Sunday November 22nd, 10 a.m.

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:



Joe McKeon, Gurteen


Patrick Ward, Ballintra


John Cryan, Sligo


Joe (Scobie) McKeon, Mullaghroe, Gurteen, Co. Sligo. Removal from his home today to St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen, for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon with burial afterwards in Gurteen Cemetery. House private to family, neighbours and close friends only please. Due to current restrictions, the Funeral Mass will take place privately. Funeral Mass will be livestreamed through the ‘O’Dowd Funeral Directors’ Facebook page. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to ‘Croí, The West of Ireland Cardiac Foundation’, Galway, C/O O’Dowd Funeral Directors, Gurteen. Messages of condolence can be left on


Patrick Ward, Drumnacroil, Ballintra, Co. Donegal. Peacefully, in Sligo University Hospital. Remains leaving his late residence on Monday at 10.30am for 11am mass in St. Brigid’s Church, Lisminton, Ballintra, Co. Donegal with burial immediately afterwards in adjoining cemetery. Due to ongoing restrictions, the house and funeral are private. Funeral mass can be streamed on Family flowers only. Donations, if so desired, to The ICU of Sligo University Hospital care of any family member or R Faulkner and Son’s Funeral Directors. Messages of condolences can be left on or by emailing [email protected].


John Cryan, Pearse Road, Sligo and formerly of Corrick, Ballinafad, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, in Sligo University Hospital. Remains reposing in the Nazareth House Chapel today from 5pm to 6pm. Mass of the Resurrection on Monday at 11am in St. Anne’s Church, Cranmore, burial afterwards to Ahanagh Cemetery, Ballinafad. House private please. Due to current restrictions, funeral is private. Funeral Mass can be viewed on


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