Margaret Reen’s 100th Birthday Celebrations – Part One

Mrs. Margaret Reen attending her superb 100th Birthday Celebrations at Green Glens on Monday, 6th June 2011 pictured here with her grand-daughter, Annmarie. Today, in Part One of our feature, we focus on Family Groups. (S.R.)

Before the marvellous celebrations began the various Family Groups assembled for photographs on this unique occasion.   Here we share a selection of the many [read more …] “Margaret Reen’s 100th Birthday Celebrations – Part One”

Millstreet Festival of Adult Learning 18th-22nd July 2011

Millstreet Festival of Adult Learning 18th-22nd July

Come and find out about your local Adult Education Service and what it has to offer.
Many taster courses available to try out for free!

At Millstreet Community School in the mornings.
From Woodwork to Storysacks and Singing, Computers and Creative Writing and Sports for All!

Further programme information will be available shortly.
Contact Elaine Hooper  086 8337811

Margaret Reen

A century of years and two World Wars her life thus far has spanned
She has to be one of the oldest people in Ireland
Margaret the widow of the late Millstreet Chemist Frank Reen
Four hundred Seasons of living she has seen

At Noel C Duggan’s Green Glens arena her family and friends did congregate
Her one hundreth birthday party for to celebrate
Millstreet’s oldest person was in the limelight
For Margaret and her family a memorable night

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Death Notice: Nellie O’Donnell

The death has occurred on Thursday, June 09, 2011 of Ellen (Nellie) O’DONNELL of Liscahane House, Liscahane, Millstreet, Cork. Formerly of Clashedmond, Ballyseedy, Tralee, Co. Kerry. Reposing at Tarrant’s Funeral Home, Millstreet. Removal this Friday evening at 8.30pm to St. Patrick’s Church, Millstreet. Requiem Mass tomorrow, Saturday, at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to St. Mary’s Cemetery, Millstreet. No flowers, by request.

Introducing a Forthcoming Feature on the Wonderful 100th Birthday of Mrs. Margaret Reen at Green Glens on Monday, 6th June 2011.

Margaret Reen at 100 in advance of the magnificent celebrations at Green Glens on Monday, 6th June 2011 pictured here with her sons and daughters. We shall, over the next few days, be featuring a selection of images from the marvellous occasion. Front row from left: Annabelle, Mrs. Margaret Reen, Peggy and Eileen. Back row from left: Frank, Derry, D.J. and John.