Thousands of people made the annual journey to the Blessing of the Graves in Kingscourt on Sunday last ,some from as far away as Australia. A very sincere word of thanks to all who assisted in any way especially: Gene Magure, Stewards and Collectors, Civil Defense, Toomy Gragan, Ian Gragan and Joseph O’Reilly for providing the sound system Sgt David Burke and the Gardai for traffic management and general security,Derek Eakins, Choir, Readers, Youth Readers, Altar servers and Ministers of Holy Communion. Thanks to Lorna Shekelton and Paddy McCabe for providing additional parking.Thaks to Colm and Tony Kierans for providing the canopy. Thanks to all who supported the annual cemetery collection. Thanks to Pat and Ollie for their work at the cemetery during the past year and who who maintain their grave plots to such a very high standard.
May all our beloved dead rest in the embrace of God eternally.
The Blessing of the graves will take place next year on Sunday 4th August at 12noon DV.Gallery is empty!