Obituaries, Saturday, February 20th, 1 p.m.

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


John James Deignan, England and Sligo

Julia Carroll, Sligo

Bridie McTernan, London and Glencar

Margaret Ann Waters, Geevagh

Jack Niland, Curry

Patricia Kelly, Dromard


John James (Seamus) Deignan, Falmouth, England. Son of the late James and Agnes Deignan, The Mall, Sligo. Funeral will take place on Wednesday 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;

Julia Carroll, née Devaney, Tonaphubble Lane, Sligo and late of Stephen Street, Sligo. Peacefully, at Nazareth Nursing Home, Sligo. Removal from her home at 10.30am on Monday to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo arriving for Mass of the Resurrection at 11am. Funeral Mass will be livestreamed on Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. Due to current restrictions, the Funeral Mass and burial will be private to family. Condolence messages can be left on, or by the traditional manner. All enquiries to Seán Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo, Phone 071/9159999.

Bridie McTernan, nee Healy, Hayes, London, England and formerly of Conray, Glencar, Co. Leitrim. Her Funeral Mass is to take place in London, England on Tuesday the 2nd of March. The Funeral Mass will be livestreamed on YouTube.


Margaret Ann Waters, née Nangle, Carrownaclaune, St. James’ Well, Geevagh, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at the North West Hospice Sligo. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Joseph’s Church, Geevagh, on Sunday morning at 11am with interment afterwards in Corrig Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if desired, to the North West   Hospice, The Mall, Sligo. Mass will be streamed live on the Facebook Page. Margaret’s funeral Mass will be private to family only.

Jack Niland, Drimbane, Curry, Co. Sligo. Peacefully. Funeral mass on Sunday, in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Curry at 2pm with burial afterwards in Bunnacrannagh Cemetery. The Funeral Mass will be streamed live via YouTube on Curry Parish Church. Due to current restrictions, the Funeral Mass will be for family members only.

Patricia (Tiasha) Kelly, Seafort, Derk, Dromard, Co. Sligo. Peacefully, at Galway University Hospital. Messages of condolence can be left on Funeral Arrangements later.


Ar Dheis De Go Raibh Siad.