Bypass Closed on this Wednesday and Thursday from 8am to 6pm

Bypass Closed on this Wednesday and Thursday from 8am to 6pm

For the second time in less than a couple of months the Castleisland Bypass will be closed in two phases on this Wednesday and Thursday, July 8th and 9th for essential maintenance work. The bypass was also closed on May 12th and 13th last when a lot of heavy growth on the sides of the…

Information Sought on Maurice Prendiville, Castleisland from the 1800s

Information Sought on Maurice Prendiville, Castleisland from the 1800s

I got the following appeal for information from a local man seeking information on an ancestor:  “I’m looking for any information on my great-grandfather, Richard Prendiville, Castleisland.” He was married to a Kay Kerin from Knockeenahone, Scartaglen. They got married probably in the 1860s. I believe they had five sons and one daughter, Kate who…

The late John Curtin, Sandville, Castleisland

The late John Curtin, Sandville, Castleisland

The death has occurred of John Curtin, (79) Sandville, Castleisland, Co. Kerry on July 14th 2018. Peacefully, after a short illness at Cork University Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Betty and brother of the late Mick (Sonny) and Ann. Sadly missed by his loving sons: Michael, Derry, Shane and Kevin, sisters Mary, Agnes, Teresa…

The Late Denis ‘Denny’ O’Sullivan, Powell’s Road, Castleisland

The Late Denis ‘Denny’ O’Sullivan, Powell’s Road, Castleisland

The death has occurred of Denis ‘Denny’ O’Sullivan,(85) Sandville Powell’s Road, Castleisland, Co.Kerry. Denis (Denny) O’Sullivan, Sandville Powell’s Road, Castleisland, Co. Kerry, January 11th 2018, peacefully at University Hospital Kerry, surrounded by his loving family. Sadly missed by his loving wife Sheila, cherished daughter Julianne, son-in-law Stuart, adored grandson Calum, stepson Harry, his wife Mairead…

The late Mick ‘Sonny’ Curtin, Ballincollig and Castleisland

The late Mick ‘Sonny’ Curtin, Ballincollig and Castleisland

The death has occurred of Mick (Sonny) Curtin (75) (ex Garda Siochana, McCurtain St., Cork) Coolroe Heights, Ballincollig, Co. Cork and late of Sandville, Castleisland, Co. Kerry. August 29th 2016, peacefully at Marymount Hospice Cork. Beloved brother of the late Ann. Sadly missed by his loving brother John, sisters Mary, Agnes, Teresa and Joan, brothers-in-law,…