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Geraldine Burns

The death has occurred of

Geraldine Burns
(née O'Rorke)

Dun Padraig, Cloverhill Rd, Carrowmore, Sligo

Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family at Sligo University Hospital. Geraldine, predeceased by her beloved husband Billy. Loving mother of Julie, Gary, Michelle and Chris, dear grandmother of Naoimh, Erin, Casimir, Emmet, Cormac, Jack and Leo and great grandmother of Alex. She will be sadly missed by her daughters, sons, grandchildren, great grandson, sons-in-law Bill Fox and JP Foster, daughters-in-law Hayley and Ann Marie Burns, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.


Rest in Peace.


Reposing at The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Tuesday evening from 5:00pm to 6:00pm. Funeral will arrive to The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo for Requiem Mass on Wednesday morning at 11:30am with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery for burial after.


You can stream Geraldine’s funeral mass live by clicking ‘Live Stream’ below.

Live Stream


House private please. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu of flowers to Brain Tumour Ireland, care of The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home. Make a Donation


You are welcome to leave a message of condolence for her family below.


Date Published:

Monday 25th March 2024

Date of Death:

Sunday 24th March 2024

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