Parish Newsletter – 4th March, 2018

Third Sunday of Lent – 4th March, 2018
Canon John Fitzgerald P.P.
Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043/Mobile 087-7752948
Email: <email>
10.00a.m.-1.00p.m. & 2.00p.m.-5.00p.m.

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following :

RECENT DEATHS: Kathleen Moynihan, Ballydaly; Meta Horton, Drishane Road.

Saturday 3rd March:
Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Fr. Donal O’Hare, Cloghoulabeg & Kansas
Sunday 4th March:
Ballydaly 9.00 a.m. John Anthony Murphy, London & Ballydaly
Cullen 10.15 a.m. Frank O’Leary, Lissaniska
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Concubhar O’hEalaithe, Drishane Road

Anniversaries: Margaret, William & the deceased members of the Radley Family, Minor Row; Theresa, Denis & Betsy Manley, The Square; Daniel Daly, The Bridge; Sr. Barbara Davis, Tanyard; Patrick Dineen, Knocknapogue; Catherine Divine, Cockhill; Jeremiah & Hannah Kelleher, Toorenbawn; Madge Kelleher, Aubane; Timmy Cronin, Mologhroe South; Paddy O’Sullivan, Cahirbarnagh; Theresa O’Sullivan, Grenagh; James & Nora O’Sullivan, Dooradoyle.  [read more …] “Parish Newsletter – 4th March, 2018”

“Where the Road Take Me” on C103 at 7 This Evening

We thank Presenter, John Greene for advance information on his radio feature this evening.  (S.R.)

Marconi, Charles Stewart -Parnell, and Michael Collins stayed
here, but the seven generations of family who run this hotel have a
background that’s almost as interesting

* The town that became the first in Ireland to be awarded a
worldwide chapter which affords residents of nursing homes and mobility
impaired elderly people the opportunity to go cycling. [read more …] ““Where the Road Take Me” on C103 at 7 This Evening”

Death Notice: Lady Elizabeth O’Connell

THE death has occurred in Killarney of Lady Elizabeth O’Connell, of Lakeview House in Fossa, whose family line includes Daniel O’Connell, The Liberator.

A member of the MacCarthy-O’Leary family of Coomlogane House, Millstreet, in earlier life she joined the Voluntary Aid Detachment, a team of civilians providing nursing care for military personnel during World War II, just as her own mother had done in World War I, and she worked as an auxiliary nurse in various military hospitals in Kent and Oxford.

Lady O’Connell was a member and former chairperson of the Trustees of Muckross House. She also spearheaded the important ‘sponsor a slate’ fundraiser that helped fund the building and maintenance of the Prince of Peace Church, close to her home in Fossa. [read more …] “Death Notice: Lady Elizabeth O’Connell”