THE LATE MICHAEL IRWIN
The death took place on Saturday, April 27, of Michael Irwin, Innis Grove, and late of Lower Monard. Michael was known for his involvement with Drom and Athlacca G.A.A. He also worked with the Eletric Ruler Scheme, Roadstones Ballyneety, He was a publican in Cappawhite, and farmed at Lower Monard.
His remains were removed from his residence to St Nicholas Church on Monday. Requiem Mass was celebrated by Fr Morris, assisted by Canon Costello, Bruff, Fr Mullins, Athlacca, and Fr Mc Aullife, Bruree. Interment took place in Bruff Cemetery,
Sympathy is extended to his wife Mary, sons, daughters, grandchildren, brothers and sister. His funeral was very large reflecting his popularity in the parish. May he rest in peace.
Readers in St Nicholas Church, Solohead, for the coming weekend: Vigil Mass, 6.30pm Jane O’Dwyer, 11.30am Mary O’Keeffe.
Eucharistic Ministers Saturday 6.30pm Mary Ryan, 11.30am Shiela O’Donnell.
Results of the cards held on Monday night: Pauline Ryan, and Velia Flynn, Mickie O’Neill, and Pauline Ryan, Babs Toomey, and Freda Crowe, Babs Toomey, and Mick Maguire, Michael Ryan, and Tom Ryan, Tom Kenny, and P.J.Mc Grath.