Mass Celebrating Life & 100th Birthday Of Sr. Mary Britton, Held In Two-Mile-Borris, Thurles.

You, our readers, will remember a story we carried on January 15th last, [Reporter Mr Gerry Bowe], concerning secret preparations being made for Sr. Mary Britton, latter a native of Two-mile-Borris, who was due to celebrate her 100th birthday in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia on January 20th, last 2022.

Sr. Mary Britton pictured celebrating her 100th Birthday on 20th January 2022 last, in Brisbane Australia.
Picture courtesy G. Bowe.

Today, we are happy to bring you a picture featuring that same event, shown above.

Back here in her home village of Two-Mile-Borris, Thurles last week, local Parish Priest Fr. Tom Fogarty, celebrated Mass in the Church of St. James, to honour this significant occasion and remarkable life; attended by members of the Britton family and friends residing in Two-Mile-Borris and its environs.

Sr. Mary, we wish you continued years of good health and happiness.

In the words of an old Irish blessing – “Lá Breithe Shona dhuit agus sláinte an bhradáin agat”.
[English Translation: “Happy Birthday and may you have the health of the salmon”.]


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