Obituaries, Tuesday, February 16th,  5 p.m.

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:




John James Deignan, England and Sligo


Vincent Healy, Ballymote


John Kelly, Manorhamilton and Dromahair


John James (Seamus) Deignan, Falmouth, England. Son of the late James and Agnes Deignan, The Mall, Sligo. Funeral will take place on the 24th February in Falmouth. A link for the live stream will follow on the Ocean FM website.  Messages of condolence can be left through the Foley and McGowan Funeral Home website;

Vincent (Vinny) Healy, Cloonarara, Lavagh, Ballymote, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital. Removal from his residence on Wednesday morning to the Church of The Sacred Heart, Mullinabreena, for 12 noon requiem mass. Burial afterwards in Achonry Cemetery. Due to current restrictions, the Funeral Mass will be private for family only. Messages of condolence can be left on Vinny’s Funeral Mass can be viewed live on the Achonry Mullinabreena Church Facebook page.

John Kelly, Hillside Crescent, Manorhamilton and formerly of Drumlease, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully, at the North West Hospice, Sligo. Reposing at the residence of his daughter, Aisling, at Lisgorman, Dromahair. Removal on Wednesday to St. Brigid’s Church, Killargue for Funeral Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Creevelea Abbey. Family flowers only; donations, if desired, to North West Hospice, Sligo. Adhering to government and HSE guidelines, John’s reposing and funeral will be private to family only. If you wish to leave a message of condolence, please do so in the condolence section of


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