Canon Paddy Murray R.I.P.

The death has occurred of Very Rev. Canon Paddy Murray, Retired Parish Priest of St. Peter & Paul’s (Athlone, Drum and Clonown) and formerly of Knockcroghery, Co. Roscommon. Predeceased by his brothers Jimmy, Michael, Tony, Phelim, Emmet and Malachy. Deeply regretted by his sisters Maura (Dublin), Sue Casey (Castlebar), brother Oliver (Roscrea), sisters-in-law Kitty, Joan, and Maura, brother-in-law Gerry, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, the Bishop and Priests of the dioceses of Elphin, parishioners and friends. Reposing in St. Peter & Paul’s Church, Athlone, on Friday evening (30th September) from 5 o’clock to 8 o’clock. Mass of the Resurrection on Saturday 1st October at 12 noon followed by burial afterwards in the church grounds.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.

The farewell function for Fr. Ray Milton, due to be held on Friday 30 September in the Shamrock Lodge Hotel, has been postponed.

Drum Bingo will not go ahead this Friday night, 30 September at Drum Community Centre.

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