The death has occurred of Brian Hoban of Gallows Hill, Castlebar.
He and his family ran a grocery shop at Newtown, Castlebar for many years, and the community are mourning his loss after a short illness.
Brian had a deep love and knowledge of history.
He was an administrator at Clogher Hertiage Centre for many years.
A former bus courier tour guide, he ran his own history tours of Castlebar during the summer months which were very popular with visitors to the area.
He was a member of the Association of Approved Tourist Guides of Ireland.
Brian also had a long association with Castlebar International Four Days Walking Festival.
He will be laid to rest in the New Cemetery, Castlebar, after 12 noon Mass in the Church of the Rosary Castlebar on Wednesday.