Bereavement - The death occurred of Michael Purcell, Ballinastick, on Sunday April 7th. Removal took place from Egan’s Funeral Home, Thurles to Ss. Patrick and Oliver Church, Glengoole on Monday. Requim Mass was on Tuesday followed by burial in adjoining cemetery.
Michael is survived by his son Eugene, Daughter Jacqueline, grandchildren, brother Jerry, sisters Bridie, Mary, Eileen, Ann, Margaret and Bernadette, son-in-law Michael, daughter-in-law Louise, Kitty, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.
Death - The death occurred of Tom Morris, Poynstown, Glengoole on Thursday April 11th. Removal took place from Egan’s Funeral Home, Thurles to Ss. Patrick and Oliver Church, Glengoole on Friday. Requim Mass was on Saturday followed by burial in adjoining cemetery. Tom is survived by his wife Kitty, sons Seamus, Brian and Fran, daughter Mary, brother Jack, sister Alice, daughters-in-law Kathy and Ann-Marie, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.
Ballysloe N. S. - Enrolment for new pupils is now taking place. Application Forms are available in the Office at the school. Please call for the form as soon as possible.
Pioneers - Pioneers Total Abstinence Association Jubilarians, A special invitation to Pioneers who have been at least fifty or twenty five years members to receive their golden or silver pins together with new members at a celebration in Gortnahoe Hall on Friday, April 26th at 8pm. Silver and Gold Pins cost €25 each. Please give names to Fr. O’Rourke by this Wednesday, 17th April to allow time to order the pins.
Table Quiz - In aid of ‘The Flying Nun Fund’ will be held on this Friday night, April 19th in Mary Willies at 9.30pm sharp. Great Prizes. Table of 4 €25. All support will be greatly appreciated.
Race Night - Gortnahoe Playground Group are off and running. Venue, Prouts on Saturday, 20th April. 1st Race at 9.p.m. Please support.
Community Text Alert - Great progress is being made to ensure that our parish will be very alert to dangers to our homes and families. To ensure you are part of it and involved please come along to a very important meeting in Gortnahoe Hall on Monday, April 22nd at 8.15pm.
Mary Willies Golf Society - Will have their first outing of 2013 on this Saturday, April 20th in Rathdowney Golf Course. To be included on the Time Sheet, please text or phone (087) 3946224 to give your name.
Anam Cara - Bereavement Talk and Discussion will take place at Horse and Jockey Hotel on Monday, 29th of April from 7.30. to 9.30. Phone (01) 4045378.
Concert - For Sports Centre, Littleton with Makem and Clancy Tribute Band will be in Horse and Jockey Hotel on this Saturday, April 20th. Contact Mary Leahy at (087) 7921784. Tickets are €12.00.