Rosie Oates (née Blake)

St. Anne`s Terrace, Sligo

13 Dec, 2021

Formerly of 16 McMahon Villas, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal.

Predeceased by her husband Tommy, sons Martin and Thomas, brothers Harry and Busty and sister Eileen.

Rosie, peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Loving mother of Maura and Jennifer. Sadly missed by her loving daughters, sons-in-law Billy and Richie, brother Liam, sister Mary, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, grandchildren Michelle, Darren, Craig, Killian, Daniel and Sean, great-grandchildren Kensie, Saoirse, Ollie and Sophie, nieces, nephews, relatives, friends and neighbours.

Rest in Peace.

Reposing at The Foley And McGowan`s Funeral Home, Old Market House, Market Yard, Sligo on Wednesday afternoon from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Funeral will arrive to St. Annes Church, Sligo on Thursday morning for Requiem Mass at 11:00am followed by burial in Sligo Cemetery afterwards.

Please observe current hand sanitizing, social distance and mask wearing restrictions at all times.

Funeral mass can be streamed live by following the link below :

House private please.

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  1. My condolences to you all at this times. May Rosie rest in peace.

  2. My Sincere Condolences to Maura and Jennifer and to all of Rosie’s family on her sad passing. She was a lovely lady and a great neighbor and will be sadly missed. May her Gentle Soul Rest In Peace. You are all in my thoughts and prayers at this very difficult and sad time. 🙏

  3. Sincere sympathy to Jenifer, Killian, Maura and Family. She was a lovely lady may she find eternal peace.

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