The death took place peacefully at her home of Kate (Catherine) Neale, Rath, Kilgorey, Crettyard on April 18. Kate was originally from Burgessland, Newcastle, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. She had been ill for sometime. Kate was held in high esteem by all who knew her. Her remains were removed from her home to the Church of Ireland, Mayo, Crettyard. Funeral took place to Mount Jerome Crematorium. Sympathy is extended to her husband, Thomas, sons, Mason and Theo, father, mother, brother, sisters, mother-in-law, father-in-law, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces, relatives and a wide circle of friends.
Top score at Newtown whist on Saturday was won by Betty Shore, Coon. 1st lady Mary Warren 2nd lady Kathleen Mooney. 1st gent Fr D Murphy 2nd gent Christy Maher 1st half Birdie Langton 2nd half Hannah Moore 1st quarter John Clooney 2nd quarter Sean Langton. Raffle winners were Sean Langton, Margaret Brennan, Christy Maher,Eeamon Wheatley and Birdie Langton.
Last week’s winners in the Crettyard Footballers Lotto were John Cormac Brennan, Sallysbridge, Oisin McNally c/oMartin Patterson, Ronan Hughes, Doonane. The winning numbers were 3-20-22-29.
The Solemn Novena continues in St Clare’s Church, Graiguecullen, Carlow and the speaker on Monday May7 is Fr Michael Mernagh, Augustinian priest. All are welcome.
Classes continue in Behans of Tolerton on Thursday commencing at 8.30pm. All are welcome.
The rosary is recited at Our Lady’s Shrine, Rossmore, each Sunday at 3pm.
CRETTYARD LADIES GAELIC FOOTBALL CLUB
Crettyard Ladies Footballers are holding a table quiz in Behans of Tolerton on Friday May 11 commencing at 9pm sharp. Table of 4 costs €40. 1st prize is €100 and all are welcome.
On Sunday May 6 there will be a cabaret in the Swan Inn in aid of the Laois/Offaly palliative team whose help, support and kindness was very much appreciated by the family of the late Mary Stanley of the Swan. Music is by Eugene Kavanagh. All support would be welcome.