Kingscourt News 19th August


Whist ;

Top Score ;  Eileen Hanratty,  1 st. lady ;Ann Russell , 2 nd. Lady ; Brid  McKenna , 1 st. Gent ; Vincent Clarke , 2 nd. Gent ; Matt Donagh.  Kingscourt Social Services, “Whist Drive” every Tuesday at  in the Matt Talbot Hall, new members welcome.

Social Services  Outing ;

Kingscourt Social Services, outing to “Newcastle”  Co. Down on Wednesday 27 August.  Coach leaving from “The Well” at  Booking  at “The Well”.

Bereaved ;

Sympathy is extended   to Amanda Ramsay, Cabra on the  death of her sister, Florence  Leinster (nee  Townley) Farthadreen, Bailieborough, who died on 8th. August at St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin,  Funeral on Sunday 10 th. August following Service in Trinity Presbyterian Church, Bailieborough,  with burial in  Urcher Graveyard .

Bereaved ;

Sympathy is extended to Rose Mary Patterson, Dublin Rd., Kingscourt, on the death of her brother,  Bill Daly , (Anne Devlin )  Rathfarnham, Dublin and late of Mullagh, Co. Cavan, peacefully at his residence on Wednesday 13 th. August ,Predeceased by his wife, Nuala,  and much loved  dad of Liam, Peter ,Caitriona and Daire;  daughters-in-law,Sinead and Joan, grandchildren ;  Ros, Cara , Caoimhina ,Cian, Oisin ,Kilian, Fionn, lorcan , Rian, and Sophia, brother ;Peter sisters; Rose , Anna , and Brenda, e3xtended family relatives and friends, Funeral on Friday 15 th. August following Requiem   Mass in the Church of the Holy Spirit, Ballyroan, with burial afterwards in  Kilmashogue  cemetery.

Regretted Death ;

The death occurred  on Monday 11 th. August  of Thomas (Tommie) Owens, Milltown, Kilmainhamwood, peacefully at the Mater Private Hospital, Dublin, A member of the farming community he was in his 90th. year,  Very sadly missed by his loving  wife, Nellie, daughters; Florence (Tierney), Miriam (Skelly), sons Pat and Raymond. sister Mai, sisters-in-law,,daughters-in-law Mary and Majella, sons-in-law Jim and Martin, grandchildren, nieces and nephews, neighbours and friends.

Requiem funeral Mass in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Kingscourt on  Wednesday 13 th. August with  burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Regretted Death ;

The death occurred  on Tuesday 12 th. August of Charles Muldoon, Corryholman, Kingscourt, peacefully  at Cavan General Hospital. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Una, sons, Mathew, , John,  and Charlie, daughter; Julie , brother , Jimmy, sisters , Dolly , Angela ,and Peggy, grandchildren and extended family and friends to whom sympathy is extended. Requiem funeral Mass on Friday 15 th. August, in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Kingscourt with burial in the adjoining cemetery.

The Fair of Muff

The annual  pattern “Fair of  Muff”  which was held on  Tuesday of last week continues to attract many visitors from all over Ireland and further  afield , with many of the attendance  have been attending for over 40 years. There was the  usual supply of horses, pony’s, donkeys , goats  and a variety of fowl. Despite the slow horse trade the fair lived up to its reputation of creating its own atmospheres , For many others a visit to view the stalls to see what is on offer is another reason for attending and there  was a large attendance of stalls, many arrive the night before to get the best vantage place .


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