Sincere Sympathy -

Sincere Sympathy -

The death has taken place of Mrs. Phyllis Phelan (nee Burke), The Old Road, Urlingford. She belonged to a highly respected family and was held in the highest esteem. A lovely quiet lady, she always had a great smile for everyone she met. She will be sadly missed by her children, grandchildren, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law. This bore testimony to the large attendance at the removal of the Remains from her residence to Church of the Assumption, Urlingford lead by a lone piper and after Requiem Mass burial took place in Johnstown Cemetery.

Whist Drive - Your next Whist Drive in Kilcooley Hall is on this Friday, February 1st. Proceeds in aid of Parish funds. Doors open at usual time. All card players are very welcome.

Confirmation - The ceremony of Confirmation will be conferred on the 5th and 6th class children on Saturday, February 9th at 11.30am. As part of our preparation for this sacrament we will celebrate the ‘Ceremony of Light’ which symbolises the handing-on of the faith from the Parents to the children. This will take place in Graine Church on Monday, February 4th at 7.30pm.

The Fatima Apostolate Thurles - Are holding a ‘Three Hour Vigil’ in Honour of Our Lady of Lourdes in the Pallotine Chapel, Thurles on Monday, February 11th commencing at 7.30pm. The vigil will be conducted by Fr. Pat Deely and Eddie Stone. It will conclude with Holy Mass. All are welcome.

Social Dancing - In Urlingford on Tuesday, February 5th. Music by ‘Finbarr Dennehy’. Supper served. Come and enjoy a great night.

Colaiste Mhuire - Johnstown, Night Classes: Welding Arc, Welding Tig/Mig, Crafts (card making, gift making), Computers for Beginners, Yoga, Pilates, Computerised Accounts, Occupational First Aid, Gardening (plan your garden), Cake Decoration.

Opening - Official Opening of Graine Community Centre this Friday, February 1st at 8pm. Light refreshments will be served. Music and dancing to follow. Come and be part of the celebration.

Full notes in this week’s Tipperary Star.