CANCER fundraiser

CANCER fundraiser

A fancy dress party will take place in Eamon A’ Chnoics Raheen on Saturday October 19 in aid of the Irish Cancer Society. Spot prizes for best costume, and a raffle will be held. Admission €5, all proceeds to Cancer Society. For info, contact Geraldine at 086 3726565.


Numbers drawn: 4,9,19. One winner: John Lawless. 4 x €20: Mary Brennan, Kathleen Byrne, Mary Dollard and Eamon Duff. This week’s jackpot €300.


Top score Lil Bennett. First lady Lorna Allen. Second lady Sheila Fogarty. First gent Noreen Ní Naighin. Second gent Sadie Chester and Louise Kavanagh. First half Maura McQuillan. Second half Kathleen Kavanagh and Lena McEvoy. Consolation: Billy Carter. Raffle: John Culleton, Mary McCabe, Lena McEvoy, Bernie Cahill, Sadie Chester and Nancy Dowling.


Raheen ICA guild recently held their first meeting after the summer break. A vote of sympathy was passed with guild president Mary Delaney on the death of her brother Jim Flanagan. All correspondence was read and three members agreed to go to the next federation meeting, which will be held in Cullahill. The raffle was won by Millie Lalor-Fitzpatrick. Whist continues in ICA hall Raheen every Wednesday night at 9pm. Next meeting will take place on October 8.


There will be a threshing, vintage display and air display on Dermot Leahy’s farm, Greenroads on Sunday 6 October at 1.30pm. A great family day guaranteed. Your support would be greatly appreciated.

Late Teresa moffitt

Condolences to the family of the late Teresa Moffitt (née Finlay) of Raheen, who died Peacefully at her son Joe’s residence on September 25 in the loving care of her family. Sadly missed by her loving husband Jimmy, sons Joe, Michael, and PJ, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends. Reposed at her son Joe’s home with funeral mass in the Sacred Hearth Church, The Hollow, with burial afterwards in St Fintan’s Cemetery Raheen.