Obituaries, Tuesday, January 26th, 1p.m.

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:





Packie Boyle, Ballyshannon


Reginald Connolly, Kinlough


Maura Davey, Ballisodare


Laura Browne, Bundoran and Armagh


Paddy Byrne, Killybegs


Sharon Carleton, Sligo


Aisling Smith, Ballincar


Anne Mitchell, Ballymote





Packie Boyle, 44 St. Benildus Avenue, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Peacefully, at his residence, non Covid related. Reposing at his late residence. Going to St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyshannon on Wednesday morning for 11am Funeral Mass with burial afterwards in the Abbey Cemetery. Due to current restrictions, the house and Funeral Mass are private to family only please. The mass can be viewed on Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if desired, to the Irish Cancer Society, C/o Darren McGee or any family member. Enquiries to Darren McGee on 087 221 8483


Reginald Connolly known as Reggie, Edenville, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim, following a work accident. Reposing privately at home. Removal on Wednesday morning at 10.30am to arrive at St. Aidan’s Church, Kinlough for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Aidan’s Cemetery, Kinlough. Reggie’s Funeral Mass can be viewed live on the Kinlough & Glenade Parish Facebook Page. Due to Government and HSE restrictions regarding COVID-19 the house, church and cemetery are private to family only please. Condolences to the Connolly Family can be left on the online condolence section at or on


Maura Davey (née Browne), Drumiskabole, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo. Funeral will arrive to St. John`s Church, Carroroe, Co. Sligo this afternoon for Requiem Mass at 2:30pm followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery. You can stream the funeral mass live by following this link : Due to the current restrictions the funeral will be private for family only. Houses private please. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to the Community Palliative Care Team, North West Hospice , Sligo, care of The Foley and McGowan’s Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo. You are welcome to leave a message of condolence for the family


Laura Browne (nee Hughes) 31 Whitemaple Avenue, Church Road, Bundoran, Co Donegal and formerly of Armagh. Suddenly at home. Reposing privately at home. Removal on Wednesday morning at 9.15am to arrive at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon. Removal afterwards to Lakelands Crematorium, Cavan for Cremation Service at 3pm. Laura’s funeral mass can be viewed online at Condolences to the Browne family can be left on the online condolence section at or on Due to current Government and HSE restrictions regarding COVID-19, the house, church and crematorium are private to family only please. The funeral cortege will travel down Church Road, Main St and East End, Bundoran on Wednesday morning.


Paddy Byrne, Church Road, Killybegs, Co Donegal. At Harbour Lights Nursing Home. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11am in St. Mary of the Visitation Church, Killybegs. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery. Due to current restrictions, the house and funeral are private to family only.


Sharon Carleton, (née Keane), Orchard Green, Brooklawns, First Sea Road, Sligo. Peacefully in the  North West Hospice. Due to current Covid-19 restrictions, the Funeral Mass will be limited to 10 persons and family homes are strictly private. Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at 12noon on Wednesday in The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo. Burial follows in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Scarden, Strandhill Road, Sligo. Funeral cortége will leave “Glenvara”, First Sea Road, Sligo at 11:20am to walk through Brooklawns stopping at Sharon’s home and then continuing by car onto First Sea Road via the Strandhill Road turning right onto Wolfe Tone Street to arrive at Church at 11:50am. Those who wish to leave a condolence message may do so on, in private at or by traditional manner.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to North West Hospice at . Funeral Mass will be live streamed via All enquiries to Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo on 071 915 99 99/0872411114.



Aisling Smith, Ballincar, Co. Sligo.  Dearly loved daughter of Ultan and Carmel.  Sister of Brian and Aoife. Peacefully at her home after a long illness. Funeral to arrive at St. Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac, Co. Sligo for Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon Wednesday. Burial to follow in the adjoining cemetery. Due to the current HSE level 5 restrictions on funeral gatherings, the funeral will be private to family only please. The Funeral Mass can be viewed live on the parish of Drumcliff and Maugherow facebook page. The direct link is House strictly private please. Condolences can be left in the condolence section on or privately by email to [email protected] Enquiries to Seamus Feehily and Son Funeral Directors on 0719171117.


Anne Mitchell, Cletta, Keash, Ballymote, Co. Sligo.  Peacefully at Cregg House, Sligo. Anne’s funeral mass take place at 12 noon on Wednesday in the Church of the Holy Rosary,  Culfadda, with burial afterwards in Knockbrack cemetery.  Due to the current Covid restrictions, the funeral will be private to family and friends.  Messages of condolence can be left on





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