Congratulations to Carmel and Willie Mc Hugh, Narin Road, Glenties of the birth recently of their fifth child, a baby brother for Jamie, Ciaran, Joseph and Daniel.
Congratulations to Mairead and Richard Hanlon, Kilraine, Glenties on the birth recently of their baby girl.
Congratulation to Pat and Patricia Molloy, Mill Road, Glenties who celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary recently.
Congratulations to the following students who were successful in their Traditional Fiddle Playing exams held by Comhaltas Ceoltórí Eireann; Thomas Melly – (Distinction Junior 2), Thomas is a son of Martin and Noreen Melly, Letterilly, Glenties; Ciaran and Jamie Mc Hugh – (Honours Junior 1), Ciaran and Jamie are sons of Willie and Carmel Mc Hugh, Narin Road, Glenties; Seamus Gallagher – (Honours Junior 1), Seamus is a son of Mary and Pat Gallagher, Maas, Glenties; Leonard Quinn – (Merit Junior 1). Leonard is a son of Bernie and Carmel Quinn, Kilkenny, Glenties. The boys are all pupils of Phyllis Mc Nelis.
The death took place in Toronto, Canada on Monday 28th July 2003 of Seamus Mc Dermott, Toronto, and formerly of Edeninfagh, Glenties. His remains were brought to his native home on Friday 8th August and to The Church of the Holy Family, Edeninfagh on Saturday morning. The deceased’s brother, Fr. Padraig, assisted by Fr. Patrick Prendergast, Fr, Francis Mc Loone, Fr. John Mc Glynn, Fr. Denis Quinn, Fr. Eddie Gallagher, Fr. Padraig Ó Baoill, Fr. Kevin Gillespie and Mons. Murray, concelebrated Requiem Mass. Readings were by Conor and Kevin, sons of the deceased and his daughter Shauna read Prayers of the Faithful. Music was by St. Connell’s Church choir. Burial took place in Edeninfagh Graveyard. He is survived by his wife, Judy, sons, Conor and Kevin, daughter, Shauna, grandson, Liam, brothers, Fr. Padraig, Donal, Liam and Gerry, sister, Rosaleen, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, to whom sincere sympathy is extended. Seamus was the eldest of the family of the late Con and Fanny Mc Dermott, Edeninfagh, Glenties.
Sincere sympathy is extended to the son and daughter, other relatives and friends of Bridie Elliott, Maas, Glenties, who died peacefully at her home on Saturday morning last.