The marriage of Margaret Mc Gill and Brian Gildea took place in St. Connell’s Church, Glenties on Saturday 3rd May 2003. Fr. Patrick Prendergast officiated and celebrated Nuptial Mass. Margaret is a daughter of Jimmy and Bella Mc Gill, Ard Mc Gill, Glenties and Brian is a son of Tony and Kathleen Gildea, London (both natives of Glenties). Her father gave the bride away and her sister, Carol Mc Gill, cousin, Carol Gibbons and friends Michelle Mc Glynn and Grainne Boyle attended her. The groom’s twin brother, Roger was bestman. His cousin Kevin Brannigan, the bride’s brother, Patrick and a friend, Paul Lynch were groomsmen. Molly and Ruarí Gildea, the groom’s niece and nephew, were flowergirl and pageboy. Readings were by Paul Gildea and Karen Deen brother and sister of the groom. Margaret Lee, Veronica Laughlin, Elaine Gallagher, Christopher Brannigan and Brian Mc Guigan read Prayers of the Faithful. Both mothers brought the Gifts to the Altar. The reception was held in the Highlands Hotel, Glenties.
Congratulations to Angeline and John Ashworth, Shankill, Dublin on the birth on Sunday 4th May, of their second child, a baby sister for Sean. Angeline is a daughter of Noel and Bridie Conefry, Mill Road, Glenties.
Sincere sympathy is extended to Rose Mc Swiggan, Gortnasillagh, Glenties on the death of her mother, Annie O’Donnell, Kilmacrennan, which took place on the 30th March 2003. Mrs. O’ Donnell spent a number of years in Gortnasillagh with Rose and her family.
Sincere sympathy is extended to Denise Boyle, Meenahalla, Glenties on the death of her mother, Mary Brennan, Ardara which took place on Wednesday 4th May 2003; also to her husband, Frankie and to all the family, relatives and friends.
Sincere sympathy is extended to Johnny Given, Mill Road, Glenties and Bernadette Mc Kelvey, Beaghmore, Fintown on the death of their brother, Tom Given, London, which took place on Saturday 10th May 2003; also to his wife, Sally (nee Keeney) and family and all his nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends.