Deepest sympathy to Rody Gorman and family, Lisdonowley on the recent death of his brother, Charlie Gorman, Adare, Co. Limerick;
to Mary Stapleton and family, Longorchard on the death of her sister, Claire Egan (nee Bourke), Ballyragget, Co. Kilkenny and to Mary McDonnell and family, Ballyknockane on the death of her niece Eimear O’Sullivan, Ballinure.
Moyne Goes Green
The green and white flag and teddy bear outside, the residence of our Limerick born A.P. are nicely complimented by the three green flags flying proudly opposite on the premises of Scoil na Maighne. Hopefully they will fly even more proudly after Sunday.
The annual diocesan pilgrimage to Knock will take place on Sunday, 4th August.
Tipp Mid West Radio
Will have an Open Day on Saturday, 13th July to celebrate the opening of their newly refurbished station. All are welcome to join in the celebrations.
The death occurred during the week of Nora White, Rossmore. Sympathy to her relatives.
The deaths also occurred recently of Christina Tuohy, Cappamuragh and of Ned Kennedy, Gurthmore. May they all rest in peace.
Preparations are underway organizing the 42nd International Miss Macra Festival for the August Bank Holiday Weekend. If anyone from the area is interested in taking part in this years festival as host families please contact Laura O’Dwyer on (085) 7041025.
The annual pilgrimage to Knock from the parish will be on Thursday, 29th August. Further particulars later.
The death occurred of Mary Duggan (nee Lanigan), Garryclough, Gortnahoe and formerly of Pastorville, Ballysloe on Monday, 1st July in the loving care of the staff at Ardeen Nursing Home. Predeceased by her husband Tommy, sister Nancy, brothers Jerry, Mick, Fr. Pat and Liam. Removal took place on Wednesday, 3rd July to the Church of the Sacred Heart, Gortnahoe. Requiem Mass on Thursday followed by burial in the Good Shepherd Cemetery.
Deeply regretted by her daughters Gene (Cranny) and Mary (Lawless), sons-in-law, Aidan and Gabriel, grandsons Ben, Pat and Tom, sister-in-law Anna, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.