Bereavement - The death occurred of Michael Phelan, Inchorourke on Friday October 14th 2011 after a long illness bravely borne, at St. James Hospital, Dublin. Michael is deeply missed by his heartbroken wife Mary, his loving family Eamon, John, Joanne, Brendan, Paul, James, Patrick and Michael, daughters-in-law, son-in-law, grandchildren Adam, Ruth and Alana, brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and a large circle of friends. Michael was reposing at his home on Saturday and Sunday. Removal took place to The Sacred Heart Church, Gortnahoe on Monday for Requiem Mass. Burial took place in Good Shepherd Cemetery immediately afterwards. May he rest in peace.
Glengoole Hall - Tenders are invited from registered insured contractors for the renovating and upgrading of facilities in Glengoole Hall. Details can be obtained from Dan Finnegan at 087 2591693 or 052 0154227. Sincere thanks to all who supported recent table quiz which raised €710.00.
Bingo - The Anniversary Bingo will be held on this Saturday, October 22nd. €2,300 in prize money plus the Jackpot. Support from the parish would be very welcome.
Gortnahoe Youth’s F.C. - Training has changed to Saturdays from this Saturday October 22nd Oct 11am to 12 noon for U6/U8 boys and girls and u 10 boys a from 12.15 to 1.15 for girls teams only from U10 to U16 All in Gortnahoe Field.
Thanks: - Sincere thanks to all who supported the Pioneer Sponsored Walk last Sunday.
Eucharistic Congress - The Eucharistic Bell will visit Gortnahoe Parish on the afternoon of Wednesday November 2nd, visiting all five villages in the parish.
St.Vincent De Paul - In the next few weeks members of above will call to homes selling tickets for a raffle to raise some much needed funds. Tickets are €1.00 each or book of 6 for €5.00. The raffle will take place at Bingo in Gortnahoe on Saturday 29th October.
Table Quiz - In support of the Hope Foundation will be held in Mary Willies on Friday 28th October 2011. Further details next week.
Gortnahoe Community Field - Annual Halloween Disco will take place on Friday 28th October from 7.00 to 9.00 from Primary School children only.
Presentation Convent Secondary School, Thurles - Will present “Hairspray” in the Premier Hall from Thursday 20th to Saturday 22nd October. Tickets can be booked from the school.
Zambo Dance Fitness Classes - Will commence in Gortnahoe Hall on this Thursday October 20th from 6 pm to 7pm admission €5.00 per class, running for eight weeks.
Recent deaths - Jimmy Cormack, San Francisco, formerly Clonora also Michael Kennedy, Boston ,formerly Clonora. May they rest in peace