With Sincere Sympathy
The funeral will take place of the late Mrs Mary Shanahan (nee Max), “Cluaindara“, Monadreen, Thurles, Co. Tipperary, on Thursday morning next.
Her body will repose at her residence tomorrow Wednesday from 5.00pm. Her removal will take place at 10.15am from her home, arriving at the Cathedral of the Assumption for Requiem Mass at 11.00am on Thursday morning next.
Following Mass, her interment will take place afterwards in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, situated on the Moyne Road, east of Thurles.
Note: Flowers and donations, if desired, to the Irish Heart Foundation or the Trócaire Lenten Campaign.
Mrs Shanahan, aged 73, a retired and much loved and highly respected Primary Schoolteacher, was predeceased by her husband the late Mr Dick Shanahan. Mrs Shanahan lost her life, unexpectedly, following a road traffic accident near Two-Mile-Borris, Thurles, yesterday afternoon.
The deepest sympathies of the people of Thurles are today very much with her loving family; daughter Susan, sons Denis and Richard, son-in-law Mark, daughters-in-law Martina and Chiara, her grandchildren Joe and Ronan, brother Jim, sister Bree, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, special friend Jojo, her many friends, former students and close acquaintances.
Go ndéana Dia trócaire ar a anam dílis.
Scoil Ailbhe, (CBS) Thurles retain Credit Union (U11) School Quiz title for fourth consecutive year.
In the Thurles Credit Union school quiz, Scoil Ailbhe, Thurles retained the U11 title for a fourth consecutive year. This team will now progress to represent Scoil Ailbhe and Thurles Credit Union in the Chapter 14 Credit Union Quiz, latter which will be held in Nenagh Co. Tipperary at the end of February.
Scoil Ailbhe U11 champions pictured above show; Jack Cooney Shorley, Stephen Mawe, Jack O’ Mara and Scott Brennan, pictured with their teacher Miss Deirdre Lanigan and Mr Michael Harty (Thurles CU).
Well done boys.
Congratulations to Moycarkey National School, latter who captured the honours of taking of first place in the Thurles Credit Union 2014 Schools Quiz (U13 category) recently.
This team will now progress to represent Moycarkey National School and Thurles Credit Union in the Chapter 14 Credit Union Schools Quiz to be held in Nenagh at the end of February.
Pictured above are the victorious Moycarkey U13 Quiz team, consisting of Deirdre Fogarty, Brian O’ Callaghan, John Coffey and Jack Fahy, with their Principal Teacher Mr Robert White.
Well done to all.
Extract from a poem by Misao Fujimura.
“To end is to start; to surrender is to know,
Despair and depression, together they grow,
Hope shall meet hopeless, when there’s nowhere to go.”
Ann Marie Brophy, Executive Librarian at Thurles Library Reports:
Thurles Lions Club are holding a suicide awareness programme on Saturday January 18th, 2014.
This awareness programme will begin at 10:00 a.m., in the Tipperary Centre for Independent Living.
Latter building, as most of you will know, is situated to the rear of the once Stradavoher Industrial Estate, in Thurles, Co Tipperary.
This is a four hour programme, fully facilitated by the HSE, during which time qualified personnel will attempt to train people in being more suicide aware.
“This is a free programme and I think this is of particular interest to any of us who work with the public on a day to day basis.”
If you are interested in attending, just let Ann Marie know by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by Tel: 087-6853936.
Ann Marie would also greatly appreciate if you could also spread the word about this upcoming informative programme, either by word of mouth or by perhaps ‘Sharing’ on Facebook.
The Department of Education and Skills has advised St. Patrick’s College, Thurles, Co Tipperary yesterday (December 16th, 2013), that it may have an intake of students in September 2014, adding to its existing teacher education programmes.
St Patrick’s College accepting CAO Entrants for 2014
Applications may be made to the following programmes through the CAO.
TH002 – B.A. in Education, Business Studies and Accounting
TH003 – B.A. in Education, Business Studies and Religious Studies
TH004 – B.A. in Education, Irish and Religious Studies
TH005 – B.A. in Education, Irish and Business Studies
The above programmes are concurrent teacher education programmes, accredited by the University of Limerick and recognised by the Teaching Council of Ireland.
Please see the 2013 Prospectus here which will apply to this student intake in 2014.
For further information please contact the Registrar’s Office; Tel: 0504 21201/20535 or Email email@example.com