The death of Nellie: Sheehan,Ballylanders took place at Beechwood Nursing Home Bruree at an advanced age.Her brother Paddy predeceased her by a couple of months.She was proprietor of the well known Sheehans pub for many years along with her sister Mary.They were held in high esteem by the many customers who entered their premises.Removal took place from Ryans Funeral Home to the church of the Assumption,Ballylanders following Requiem Mass celebrated by Fr.Tom Breen PP,Internment took place in the local Cemetery.She is sadly missed by her nephews,nieces ,relatives and friends.May she rest in peace.
Cards: Results from March 27. 10 Games: John Crilly and Partner, 9 Games: Denis Wallace and Mick Browne,Ann Cleary and Geraldine Noonan. Table Prizes: Mary Howard and Jim Fox, Mick Walsh and Larry English, Liam O Brien and Maureen Kenneally, Bridget Fitzgerald and Ann O Connor, John Sheahan and Mossie McCarthy, Ger Leahy and Jim Murphy,Bill Hanley and Eoin Howard,Raffle: Kathleen McGrath and Nora Clancy, Jim English and Seanie Hanley.
VOICE OF IRELAND: All Keith Hanley supporters were delighted to see him make it through to the final of the contest on this coming Sunday.Your votes will be much appreciated on the night.
EMIGRATION: It is sad to see so many youth in all our communities leaving for foreign lands.All clubs ,organisations and of course their families and friends will feel the effects of their loss,Unemployment would of course be much higher only for their departure as seek to progress in life from their homeland.We wish them all the best in their travels.
COLLECTION: There was a moderate response to the Collection taken up at the weekend.A special word of thanks to everyone who contributed .