Obituaries, Tuesday, February 16th, 10 a.m.

Obituaries, Tuesday, February 16th,  1 p.m.


Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


John James Deignan, England and Sligo

Frances Barber, Carney

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;

Frances Barber, née Monds, Carney House, Carney, Co. Sligo. Remains will leave Carney House today at 2pm for Funeral Service at 2.30pm in Drumcliffe Parish Church, with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Due to current restrictions, the family home, funeral service and burial are private to family only please. The funeral service can be viewed on the Drumcliffe Church YouTube or Facebook pages. Messages of condolence can be left on

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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