ST BRIGIDS HANDBALL
Midweek bonus ball winner Mary Carr.
Bonus ball winner December 17 John Kennedy.
The winner of the Christmas hamper was Christy Browne, Mayo.
Top score at Newtown whist was won by Hannah Moore.
Ladies: 1. Rita Brennan. 2. Kathleen Mooney/Ena Wallace. Gents: 1. Owen Salmon. 2. Michael O’Brien. Halves: 1. Leslie Hunter. 2. Nora Fisher. Quarters: 1. Alice Nash. 2. Maureen Coady/Margaret Brennan. Raffle winners were Bart Murphy, Ena Wallace, Margaret Brennan, Mary Wheatley. Whist continues as usual on Saturday next.
Last week’s winners in the Crettyard Footballers Lotto were Hickey children, Mike and Selene Brennan, Jason Purcell, Eddie Egan, Martin Patterson, Ann Kirwan, Pat Kelly, Bridget Phelan, JJ Murphy, Martin Doyle, Tony Kirwan and Claude Byrne.
The winning numbers were 20-26-28-29.
Next draw is on Tuesday January 6 with the jackpot being €4100.
Doonane Church Tuesday January 6, 9am; Mayo Church Tuesday January 6, 11am.
THE LATE BILLY BRADLEY
His many friends in Monavea and surrounding areas were saddened to learn of the death of Billy Bradley on Christmas Day. Up to the time of his death Billy had resided in Ballylinan but always enjoyed his visits to Monavea. He reposed in Healy’s Funeral Home, Carlow and after service in Mayo Church burial took place in adjoining churchyard. Sympathy is extended to his family, relatives and friends.
MISS ANN KEALY
The death took place recently in the Midlands Hospital, Portlaoise, of Miss Ann Kealy, Doonane, Crettyard. Ann had been ill for a short time and her passing is much regretted. Her remains were removed from Coady’s Funeral Home to St Abbans Church, Doonane. Burial took place in adjoining cemetery after requiem mass. Sympathy is extended to her family, relatives and friends.
Set dancing resumes in Behans of Tolerton on this Thursday commencing at 8.30pm.