The late Dermot Daly, Desmonds Avenue and An Caisleán Mór, Castleisland

The late Dermot Daly, Desmonds Avenue and An Caisleán Mór, Castleisland

The death has occurred of Dermot Daly, 3 Caisleán Mór, Castleisland, Co. Kerry and late of 18A Desmond’s Avenue, Castleisland. Peacefully on September 11th 2019 surrounded by his loving family in the wonderful care of the Palliative Care Team at University Hospital Kerry. Sadly missed by his loving wife Joan, daughter Eleanor, sons Patrick and…

The Late Peter Lewer, Plympton, Devon and Castleisland, Co. Kerry

The Late Peter Lewer, Plympton, Devon and Castleisland, Co. Kerry

One of life’s great gentlemen closed his eyes for the last time recently. Peter Lewer was a man that made Castleisland a better place by his presence. By: Jack Shanahan Always ready with the friendliest of salutes, Peter was a familiar fixture, walking his constant canine companion, ‘Shanie’, for many years. His gentle nature was…

Handed Down Focus on Jerry McCarthy’s Life and Musical Times

Handed Down Focus on Jerry McCarthy’s Life and Musical Times

The first Handed Down of the 2016 / 2017 season looks at the life and musical times of local man, Dublin resident, the late Jerry McCarthy. It kicks off at 8pm sharp in the Heritage Centre Scartaglin on Saturday, October 22nd. Presented by master musician, Paudie O’Connor whose father was a Ballinthourig man and mother…