Blessing of St. Nicholas’ Church, Kilcorney

Bishop William Crean will attend a special Mass to bless St. Nicholas’ Church, Kilcorney on Wednesday 18th September at 7.30pm. All are most welcome to attend. Refreshments will be served afterwards in the Social Centre.

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Conor named at Corner-Back for All-Ireland Final

Final Score: Tipperary 5-17 Cork 1-18 🙁

The best of luck to Conor O’Callaghan from Kilcorney, who will line out at corner back in the All Ireland Under 20 Hurling Final against Tipperary, this evening Saturday August 24th, at 6pm in the Gaelic Grounds, Limerick.

There will be live coverage on C103fm (radio) and TG4 (TV) with  updates on Cork’s 96FM, Red FM, Radio na Gaeltachta, Cork GAA website and Twitter page, but nothing beats being there!!

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Death Notice: Christine O’Brien (née O’Sullivan), late of Kilcorney

O’Brien (Pouladuff Road and late of Kilcorney, Co Cork): On August 22, 2019, peacefully, in the excellent care of all the staff at Mallow General Hospital, CHRISTINE (née O’Sullivan), dearly beloved wife of Daniel, much loved mother of Bryan, Janet (Boston, USA) and the late baby Daniel and dear sister of all her predeceased brothers and sisters.
Sadly missed by her loving husband and family, daughter-in-law Natasha, grandchildren Luke, Danielle and Ellmarie,brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, the staff and residents in Brídhaven Nursing Home and all her friends.
Lying in repose at the Temple Hill Funeral Home, Boreenmanna Road of Jerh. O’Connor Ltd. Removal at 6.30pm on Friday evening to the Church of the Immaculate Conception, The Lough. Requiem Mass at 10am on Saturday. Funeral afterwards to St Finbarr’s Cemetery. Family flowers only, please. May she rest in peace. [rip]

Outstanding Turnout for Millstreet Vintage Club Tractor Run in Aubane on Sunday

Millstreet Vintage Club had an Outstanding Turnout for there Tractor Run in Aubane on Sunday last,a big thanks goes out to all the People who came along and supported the Event,Bernard Crowley of Millstreet Vintage Club who headed up the Event was delighted with the response with up to 40 Tractors taking the Road to Ballinagree Show,a great line up of Tractors were present and the Club would would like to thank each and Everyone of you for taking the time out in coming along to the Run,many thanks to all the Aubane Community Centre Team for making us so welcome with fabulous Hospitality and providing a Top Class Venue,to Millstreet Pipe Band for being present today ye were fantastic and a pleasure to Deal with,to the Media and Camera People thanks for all the coverage,to all the Team at Millstreet Vintage Club thanks for all the help and support,the Event would not have been the success that it was without all the help I got beforehand and on the day itself,it made my job very easy,to Mick Duggan and Willie Fitzgerald for driving me around the Route in the Lead Vehicle /Pace Car thanks Lads for doing a Top Class job in keeping the Event running so smoothly,and finally to all at Ballinagree Vintage for having us along,we were delighted to be part of what was a great Show,we got a great welcome and a super time was had and all blessed with great Weather too.

Many Thanks.
Bernard Crowley
Millstreet Vintage Club.

Mushera Platform Dance, Venue changed to Marquee in Ballinagree Tommorrow Sunday August 4th

Mushera Platform Dance Tommorrow Sunday August 4th from 3.00pm to 5.30pm Music by The Singing Jarvey,Everyone Welcome.

NOTE

Due to the inclement weather forecast for Tomorrow,The Mushera Platform Committee have decided to have the dance undercover in the Marquee in Ballinagree village PX 12 PF 66. Music by the Singing Jarvey. 3 to 5.30 pm Enquiries to 086 0647381. 

U20s beaten by last minute goal

Commiserations to Conor O’Callaghan who played a good at #2 for the Cork Under 20 Hurlers in the Munster Final this evening. Beaten by a Tipperary goal with 30 seconds left in a cracking game. Thankfully not out though … onto the All Ireland semis, where Cork will play Lenister champions Kilkenny.

Full Time: Tipperary 3-15 Cork 2-17

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Death Notice: John Cronin, London and Kilcorney

The death has occurred of John Cronin, London, and Kilcorney, Co. Cork.. Passed away suddenly at his residence, loving husband of the late Nora (new Walsh), Coolmona, Donoughmore, Cork, and brother of the late Patrick, Joseph and Connie and his sister Mary. Dear Father of Jacqueline and grandfather of Oliver and Emma. Deeply regretted by his brother Seamus and sisters Joan, Margaret, Eileen, Kathleen and Sheila (Flynn), brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, grandnephews and grandnieces, relatives and friends.
Requiem Mass this Friday (28th of June) in Killcorney Hall at 2pm followed by burial to St Lachteen’s Cemetery, Stuake. [RIP]

Cemetery Masses

In Kilcorney, Cemetery Masses will be celebrated at:

  • Kilcorney graveyard on June 7th at 7.30pm, and at
  • Old Kilcorney Graveyard on June 21st at 7.30pm.

Also, in Millstreet, the Cemetery Masses will be held at:

  • St. Mary’s Cemetery on next Friday 7th June at 7.30p.m.
  • Drishane Cemetery on Tuesday 18th June at 7.30p.m.
  • Cullen Cemetery on Thursday 20th June at 7.30p.m.

… and St. John’s Well Mass is on Monday 24th June at 7.30p.m. [1]

Death Notice: Sheila Cremin, Kilcorney

The death has occurred of Sheila Cremin (née O’Callaghan), Stonefield, Kilcorney, Cork / Banteer, Cork. Cremin (Kilcorney) On April 25th. 2019 peacefully at Millstreet Community Hospital, Sheila (nee O’Callaghan, Derry, Banteer) beloved wife of the late Connie, Stonefield and dear mother of Martin and John. Deeply regretted by her loving sons, grandchildren Jessica, Rachel, Conor, Emily and Katie, daughers-in-law Susan and Alison, relatives and friends.
Reposing at McCarthy’s Funeral Home, Banteer. Rosary on Thursday evening at 8pm. Reposing Friday evening from 6pm followed by removal at 7.30pm to Kilcorney Church. Funeral Mass on Saturday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in St. Fursey’s Cemetery, Banteer. May she rest in peace. [rip]

Death Notice: Christy Dennehy, Youghal, and late of Kilcorney

The death has occurred on Thursday 21st March 2019 of Christy Dennehy, Youghal /  Kilcorney. Christy, (Redforge, Garryduff, Lackaroe, Youghal and late of Kilcorney, Millstreet) beloved husband of the late Margaret (nee Mason)(Clashmore) loving son of the late Peter and Julia, and loving brother of the late Nora-May, Philomena, Andrew, Danny, Matthew, Pete-Joe, and John. Much loved Dad of Mary (O’Keeffe), Peter, Sheila, and Martina (Landers), sadly missed by his loving family, grandchildren Aaron, Roisin, Conor, Colm and Emma, sons-in-law Billy and Brian, sister Rita (Leneghan) (Kanturk), broters-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. Rest in Peace.
Reposing at Egan’s Funeral Home, Greencloyne, Youghal P36 KN29 on Saturday from 6pm until prayers at 8pm. Burial in North Abbey Cemetery, Youghal on Sunday following 11am Mass at the Holy Family Church, Youghal. [rip]

Table Quiz In Aid Of Kilcorney Church Restoration Fund

TABLE QUIZ IN AID OF KILCORNEY CHURCH RESTORATION FUND

A fundraising table quiz will be held in Moll Carthy’s Bridge on this Friday night the 8th February commencing at 8.30pm.  Everybody welcome to come along and support this worthwhile fundraiser.  [read more …] “Table Quiz In Aid Of Kilcorney Church Restoration Fund”

Kilcorney N.S. Retirement 25/10/2018

Kilcorney were out in force on October 25th for the retirement Con Meade, after thirteen years as Principal in Kilcorney National School.

Carmel, Mairéad, Con, Róisín, Ellen

Maeve and Shannon (6th Class), Con, Sinéad (Chairperson, Parents’ Association).

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Annual Pool Tournament for Suicide Aware at Healy’s Bar

The Annual Pool Tournament for Suicide Aware at Healy’s Bar last weekend, where they Raised €2,700! Below are photos of just some of the contestants. Congrats everyone! – photos thanks to Tom of TMC Photography

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Death Notice: Nora Gleeson, Dublin & Kilcorney

The death has occurred on  Sunday 28th October 2018 of Nora GLEESON (née Gleeson) Ballydoyle, Dublin / Kilcorney, Cork. Peacefully at Bridhaven Nursing Home, Mallow, loving wife of the late Brendan and beloved sister of the late Betty, Teddy, Tina, Kate and Meg. Deeply regretted by her nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, great grand nephews, great grand nieces, sister-in-law, brother-in-law, relatives and friends. Funeral arrangements later.
Funeral arrangements later. David Tarrant, Funeral Director  029-70176 / 087 2525095. [RIP]

Death Notice: Humphrey Golden, late of Kilcorney

The death has occurred peacefully, at his residence, on Monday 10th September 2018 of Humphrey Golden, Kilberehert, Freemount, Co. Cork, and late of Kilcorney. Beloved partner of Helen O’ Sullivan, and much loved father of Sinead, Chloe, Mark, Steve, Shane, and Joe. Sadly missed by his loving partner, family, sisters Kathleen, Hannah and Nora, brothers Dan, Paddy and Seamus, extended family, relatives and friends.
Reposing at his residence in Kilberehert, Freemount Eircode P56R520 on Wednesday from 4pm to 7pm followed by prayers, Reception into St Michael’s Church Freemount, on Thursday at 1 30pm, Followed by Requiem Mass at 2pm Funeral afterwards to St Brigid’s Cemetery, Buttevant. May he rest in peace. [1]

In Other News – 9th September 2018

Returns from the 2016 Census show that Millstreet is one of only seven towns in Ireland where over 90% listed their religion as Roman Catholic … (Irish Independent)

Community news: Millstreet Matters – The Millstreet Adult Learning Centre hosts an open day today from 10.30am to 1.30pm in the Adult Learning Centre, Main Street… (the Corkman)

Horse fair returns to Millstreet – Favourable autumnal weather provided the perfect backdrop for all-comers to enjoy the latest staging of the age old Millstreet Horse Fair last Sunday… (the Corkman)

Reserve Champion for Seamus and Mary Curtin of Kilcorney, as their Charolais cross weanling bull  was judged the reserve champion at the first spring born weanling sale at Kanturk Mart (Farmer’s Journal)

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