Crossmolina Notes 8th March 2017


Lotto Results

Joann Wins Jackpot

Congratulations  to Joann Reilly Ballyknock, Bofeenaun, Ballina who scooped the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot of €8,100 this weekend The numbers were 6 – 9 – 13 – 19. The draw took place in Hineys, Joann entered her lucky birthday numbers on Line with Smart Lotto. Next weeks jackpot is €3,000. Many thanks for your continued support.


Died in Dallas Texas

Crossmolina parish was once again shocked and saddened with the news of a fatal car accident in Dallas Texas on Wednesday 1st March  which claimed the life of husband and wife Tina nee Judge formerly of Erris Street Crossmolina and Senan Fitzmartin formerly of Doonbeg Co Clare. Funeral is taking place today Monday in Dallas. Tina and Senan are survived by their Daughter Michelle, sons Donald and Glen, son – in – law, daughters – in – law, grandchildren, Tina’s sisters Noreen Griffin The Boreen Crossmolina, Maura Patten Donegal, brothers Sean New York, Micheal The Boreen sister – in – law, brother – in – law nieces, nephews, relations, extended family, friends and neighbours. May they rest in peace.


Active Age Over 55’s

Walking and aerobics for both Women and Men continues each Tuesday in Crossmolina GAA Centre at 12noon. New members always welcome.


Afternoon Pray

Connacht Pioneers are having an afternoon pray on Sunday 19th march in The Blessed Sacrament Chapel Knock 3pm to 6pm. All are Welcome.


The Late Jenny Reape

The death occurred peacefully at Ballina District Hospital on Friday 3rd March of Jenny (Constance) Reape   nee O’Boyle Chapel Rd Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Sunday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church burial on Monday in Crossmolina cemetery after requiem mass.  Jenny was pre-deceased by her husband John is survived by her  sons John London, Tony Athlone, Michael Melbourne and Frank Crossmolina, daughter  Maretta Corrigan Bangor Erris daughters – in – law son – in – law,  brother Murd, sister – in – law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives, many friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace.


Kilmurray Parents Meeting

Kilmurray Parent and Toddler Group meet in Kilmurray Community Centre every Tuesday morning from 11am to 1pm. All are welcome €4 per family.


National School Thanks

Crossmolina N.S Parents Association would like to sincerely thank all those who contributed to their recent Church Gate collection. A total of €445.58 was collected.


Padre Pio Lentel Novena

Continues tonight Monday 13th March the intention is Our Children and tomorrow evening 14th the intention is Our Deceased with Rosary 7 – 30 and mass at 8pm.Huge crowds have attended in the past week.


Gaelic mothers and Others 

Training on Thursday’s at 8pm to 9pm on Astroturf at Crossmolina GAA pitch. All new members welcome. Any queries contact Louise 087.7789974 or Vivian 087.0506353


Day Care Centre

For the Older Folk of Crossmolina and the Surrounding area
Please note there is a change of time and venue for the meeting scheduled for Tuesday 14th March. The meeting will now take place in the Social Services, Crossmolina at the later time of 9pm. If you have any ideas, time, social or admin skills and are in any age bracket please come along to support this exciting and essential project.


Jack Leonard Photographic exhibition

The Jackie Clarke Collection hosts a wonderful photographic exhibition entitled “In my Grandfather’s Time” showcasing the wonderful work of renowned local photographer Jack Leonard who took some outstanding images of the west of Ireland in the early 1900’s. The Superb exhibition runs from March 7th – April 8th and will be officially launched on Wednesday 15th at 6:15pm with Dara Calleary TD and Anthony Leonard in attendance. Do call in to see this exhibition. It’s well worth viewing.


Kilmurray Card Results

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 2nd  March Best of 20 games 1st A tie Bernie Gilroy and Gerry Walsh, Frank Leonard and Michael Barrett 2nd Pakie Hefferon and Kevin Kearns Raffle Seamie Gallagher 2nd Padraic Timlin 3rd Michael Barrett