Powerstown Lisronagh

SYMPATHY

SYMPATHY

Sympathy to Betty Walsh, Baptistgrange, on the death of her mother Bridget Gorey, Fethard, we sympathise also with her daughters, sons, grandchildren, relatives and friends.

ST VINCENT THE PAUL.

The annual collection for the St. Vincent De Paul takes place at all the masses next weekend.

BENE MERENTI MEDAL.

The Bene Merenti Medal is a medal given by the Pope for outstanding service to the church. In 1912 Mary O’Meara became sacristan in Powerstown church. She was sacristan for 54 years until 1966. Her daughter Bridget O’Meara took over and was sacristan until 1986. Her nephew Jimmy Ryan took over and continues to be sacristan to the present day. In all the family have given a 100 years (1912-2012) of dedicated service to Powerstown church. To mark this Bishop Lee will present Jimmy Ryan with the Bene Merenti medal at the 6.15pm mass on Saturday, December 8.

CARETAKER REQUIRED

Part time caretaker required for Powerstown N.S., Clonmel, 10hrs per week. Applications with C.V. and references to Rev. Chairman, Rathronan, Clonmel by December 13.