Death Notice: Denis Kelleher, Aubane Cross

Denis Kelleher, Aubane CrossThe death has occurred of Denis Kelleher, Aubane Cross, Millstreet, Cork

Reposing at his residence. Rosary Saturday at 9.00pm. Removal from his residence Sunday at 8.00pm to Millstreet Church. Requiem Mass Monday at 12 noon and burial afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Millstreet.

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  1. Denis Kelleher Of Aubane Cross
    Such sad news online that i read of today
    Denis Kelleher of Aubane Cross from life has passed away
    Due to his association with the Aubane and later St John’s Gaelic Football Clubs he became widely known
    And in Aubane they will grieve him as one of their own

    His passing in Aubane will not go without tears
    Where he and his wife Noreen had a shop at the cross there for many years
    He played with and later managed the Aubane Gaelic Football club as memory recall
    Sadly he has died in his early seventies which is not that old at all

    In Aubane he was born and lived as a boy and grew into a man
    And in the valley in view of Mushera he lived out his life span
    And though from the place he did love he is one of the forever gone
    Good memories of him in Aubane will live on

    In the bonding of the Aubane Community a huge part he did play
    Quite loyal to his part of Millstreet Parish of him one can say
    To an old Aubane family history his ancestry he could trace
    Like his late father Con he was one with a strong sense of place

    News of the passing of Denis Kelleher brings back many a good memory
    Of the Aubane Gaelic Football team in the what used to be
    They played in the Duhallow Championship many years ago
    Going way back in time some three decades or so

    For all of us there is a last night and day
    By Cashman’s Hill in St Mary’s in Millstreet his last remains lay
    Hope his passing from life was a painless release
    Denis Kelleher of Aubane Cross may he now rest in peace.

    by Francis Duggan

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