Sadness at passing of Elizabeth Anne Wylie
The death took place in the Buncrana Nursing Unit after a very short illness of Mrs Elizabeth Anna Wylie, Sappagh Muff
Elizabeth who was in her 89th year was predeceased by her husband Albert 43 years ago and her daughter Murial almost 3 years ago. She was the last surviving member of the Foster family having also been predeceased by her three brothers John, Tom, and Andy. She is survived by her daughter Irene to whom deepest sympathy is extended.The funeral service which took place in Knowhead Presbyterian Church was conducted by the Rev.Hanna, the organist was Campbell Rankin. After the Service refreshments were served in Knowhead Hall by the local ladies from Knowhead. Elizabeth was a very popular lady in the area and though being of a very quiet and reserved nature she loved having visitors in her home,she will be sadly missed by all herfriends in the area. Burial took place in the Church of Ireland cemetery, Muff. May she rest in peace.
Quigley’s Point Community Centre are holding the annual AGM on Wednesday 25th July at 8.00pm. Everyone welcome.
Tuesday/Thursday Clubs - Next meeting will take place on Thursday 26th July at 8.00pm. The group is hoping to extend the range of the leisure activities for people in the Muff area who have time on their hands. Please come along and get involved in the programme planning. All welcome.
Winners in this week’s Parish Draw were- Gerard Barron, Lenamore, 500 Euro, Paul Duffy, The Cutt, 500 Euro, James Doherty, Iskaheen, 300 Euro, Maggie Irwin, Sappagh, 200 Euro, Rosemary O’Donnell, Grove
Cottages, 100 Euro..
If anyone has photographs or stories about the Muff Branch of the Red Cross of years gone by, they would be greatly appreciated by the committee as they are in the process of organising a display of memorabilia to mark the occassion, if you can assist in any way you can leave your ‘photographs etc in the Muff P.O. or in Harkin’s Shop with your name and ‘Phone number.Tickets will be going on sale shortly these can be purchased from anyRed Cross leader. For further information contact Majella on0861933808 or Carmel on0868142950.
We welcome as members of the Christian Community Kayla ChristinaGreen, Craig Road, Reece Joseph McCool, Wheatfield Court and
Shannon Rose Donaghy, Kilderry.
ANNUAL MAURICE McMENAMIN 10K FUN RUN/WALK.
This will take place on Sunday 29th July at 5pm from Redcastle to theCarmans Inn. Buses will leave the Carmans for walkers at 4pm and runners at 4.30pm. Sponsorship cards from Carmans Inn, Muff and Seamus Lynch, Butchers, Muff. Proceeds going to Meningitis Research Foundation, St. Vincent De Paul and Laura Lynn House.
The Muff Festival. committee is seeking candidates for Mayor 2012. If interested ring Tara on 086 8888590., also anyone interested in the Soap Box Derby/Gokart Race taking place on Monday 4th August contact Damien on 0876793635.Anyone who has entered the Queen competition please send ‘photo
with Bio.as soon as possible we are still taking entries for this competition.send to firstname.lastname@example.org.
News From Warren View Manor:Lunches will not be available from26th July until the 6th September aswe are taking a short break for the Summer. However we will be opening from 12.30 over the Saturday and Sunday of the Festival weekend when there will be on offer traditional lunches, afternoon tea, and a host of other tasty and wholesome bites.Do come along and check out the Dinsmore Festival Cafe here at WarrenView Manor. It is advisable to book in advance for Lunch on theSaturdayand Sunday. Please call on 9384001.
Community Bingo every Saturday night in St. Mary’s Community Hall at 9.15pm. Your continued support is appreciated.
Inishowen Rural Transport is running a coach to Glenveagh National Park and Dunlewey Centre on the 25th July. Cost 25 Euro includes transport and 3 course meal. To book ring 9322291 or 087 9861606.
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Tuesday 21 May 2013
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