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OBITUARIES, Thursday, January 29th, 1pm

OBITUARIES, Thursday, January 29th, 1pm

OBITUARIES, Thursday, January 29th, 1pm


Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Patsy Nangle, Riverstown

Jackie Healy, Carney

Mary Finnegan, Rosses Point

Margaret Healey, Drumkeeran

Ellen Rooney, Castlegal

Francie O’Brien, Drumkeerin

Ena Walker, Ballina

Laurence Breslin, Mountcharles



Patsy Nangle, nee Conlon, Ross, Riverstown, Co Sligo.  Funeral Mass today at 2pm at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Riverstown, with burial afterwards in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Sooey.



Jackie ‘Jack’ Healy, “Rusheen”, Urlar, Carney, Co. Sligo, and late of Elphin, Co. Roscommon, and former teaching staff at Summerhill College, Sligo.  Reposing at his home at Urlar, Carney, from 4.30pm to 9pm today.  Home private at all other times.  Mass of the Resurrection at 11.30am on Friday in St. Colmcille’s Church, Rathcormac.  Burial follows in Rathcormac New Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the North West Hospice Fund, or Pallative Care at the Irish Cancer Society, c/o Seán Feehily at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo.


Mary Finnegan, nee Gillen, Ballyweelin, Rosses Point, Co. Sligo, peacefully at University Hospital, Galway.  Remains reposing at her home from 4pm today.  Removal to St Columba’s Church, Rosses Point, on Friday, to arrive for Mass of the Resurrection at 12.30 pm.  Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Family flowers only.  Donations in lieu to Rosses Point Tidy Towns.


Margaret Healey, nee O Reilly, Largy, Drumkeeran, Co. Leitrim, and formerly of Balloughley, Kingscourt, Co. Cavan.  Arriving for Funeral Mass today in St Patrick’s Church, Tarmon, Co Leitrim, at approximately 2.30pm, with burial afterwards in Curraghs Cemetery.


Ellen Rooney, Derryduff, Castlegal, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at her late residence, with removal to St. Patrick’s Church, Tullaghan on Friday for 12 noon Funeral Mass. Burial afterwards in St. Aiden’s Cemetery, Kinlough.



Francie O’Brien, Faulty, Tarmon, Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim.  Suddenly.  Reposing at Shivnan’s Funeral Home, Ballyfarnon, on Friday from 6pm until 7.15pm, followed by removal to St. Patrick s Church, Tarmon arriving at 8pm.  Mass of the Resurrection on Saturday at 12 noon.  Burial afterwards in Curraghs Cemetery.



Ena Walker, nee Bagnell, Quay Road, Ballina.  Reposing at Mc Gowan`s Funeral Home, Ballina, on Friday from 5.30pm to 7pm.  Funeral will arrive at St. Michael`s Church of Ireland, Ballina on Saturday for Service at 1pm, with interment afterwards in Killanely Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations of desired to The Irish Cancer Society, c/o Mc Gowan`s Funeral Home, Ballina.  House strictly private please.


Laurence Breslin, Drimaneary, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal.  At Letterkenny General Hospital.  Remains reposing at his late residence from 6pm this evening.  Removal from there on Saturday at 10.15am,  going to St. Mary’s Church, Kincasslagh, for 12 noon Funeral Mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.  Family flowers only, donations in lieu to the Renal Unit, Letterkenny General Hospital, c/o Gallagher Funeral Directors, Mountcharles.  House private from 11pm to 11am please.


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