News - 21st Fri September 2018

Data Protection.

The Chronicle is been compiled at the present time and will feature the usual articles and photographs. Any person who does not wish to have their photograph or any article which references them to feature in the Chronicle should contact the committee at crossmolinachronicle@gmail .com. As the deadline is only two weeks away, we appeal to all clubs and organisations to submit their reports as soon as possible


The Late May Preston. 

The death occurred peacefully on Thursday 13th September at her residence of Mary (May) Preston nee Bryce Ballyscanlon Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at Hineys Funeral home on Saturday evening. Requiem Mass on Sunday in St Tiernans Church with burial afterwards in Crossmolina cemetery. Mary was predeceased by her husband Jack is survived by her daughters Mary O Connor (Ballintubber), Angela Holland (Melbourne), Loretta Flynn (Killala), Teresa Sheehan (Craughwell), Bernie King (Castlebar), Helen Brogan (Glenamaddy) and son Thomas (Carrowkilleen), brothers Pat (Moygownagh) James and Martin (U.S.A.), sister, Sr Dominic (Castlebar), sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandchildren, great grandchildren, sisters –in – law, brothers – in – law, nieces, nephews, relatives, extended family, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace.


Mayo Minor championship

Ardnaree emerged three point’s winners in this County Minor Championship tie at Sean Duffy Park on damp misty Friday evening. With the sides evenly matched the hosts lead at the break 1-7 to 1-5 A Keelan Hegarty goal after he got his fist to a Colm Hegarty 45 to bring his side right back into the games after Ardnree has held the upper hand in the opening quarter with Mark McDonald Peter Timlin the main threat. After the break Edward Gough dispatched the ball to the net from the penalty spot Keelan Hegarty and P.J.Gilmartin traded points before Dylan Keane and P.J Gilmartin raised a couple of white flags and it was those two player who dominated the Ardnaree scoring for the remainder of the half Crossmolina kept in touch with points from Edwaed Gough Colm Hegarty and Keelan Hegarty but Dylan Keane goal in the 56th minuet insured a Ardnaree victory by 2-14 to 2-11

Crossmolina team John Tolan Eoin McDonnell Daniel Howley Anthony Leonard Patrick McAndrew Adam Langan  Conor Caden 0-1  Colm Hegarty 0-1 Tommy Loftus 1-1 Keelan Hegarty 0-2 Lorcan Loftus Edward Gough 1-6 James Gill Sub Jason Syron for James Gill Lee Carolan for Anthony Leonard Luke Callaghan


The Late Mick Gillispie

The death occurred peacefully on Saturday 15th September at the St Josephs District Hospital Ballina of Mick Gillispie Erris St Crossmolina and Formerly of Fiddaun Keenagh. His remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Sunday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church. Requiem mass on Monday in the Church of the Holy Souls Keenagh with burial afterwards in Kilmurray Cemetery Mick was predeceased by his parents Edward and Ellen brother Edward is survived by his sister Bridgie Murray Shramore Newport, nephews Noel, Gerard and Eamon, nieces Rita and Breege, cousins, neighbours, extended family, many friends and work colleagues. May he rest in peace. 


Development Draw Winners.

Congratulation to Patrick and Claire Hopkins Eskeragh who won €5,000 in the Crossmolina Club Development draw in association with Mayo GAA also to Chris Myles Abbeytown and Paddy. Joe Sweeney Enaghbeg who each won €200


U15 League.

Crossmolina U15team had a comfortable win over Cill Chomain in a high scoring entertaining league tie in Glenamoy on Sunday week final score 10-13 to 6-7 

Crossmolina team Conor Reynolds Conor Howley Liam Connor Brian McKinley Danny McDonald Darren Syron Micheal Gill Jonathan Murtagh 1-5 Niall Maughan 1-0 Conal Carolan Diarmuid Walsh 3-3 Luke Rowland 2-0 Eoin Murphy 2-3 Diarmuid Coggins Subs Declan Tolan 0-1 for Luke Rowland Eoin O’Boyle for Danny McDonald Ronan Loftus for Diarmuid Coggins Mickie Maloney for Conal Carolan Jack Loftus for Conoe Howley Alfie Maloney for Eoin Murphy 



Crossmolina GAA Club, Commencing Tuesday 25th September 12pm-1pm. Excerises and Activities to suit men and women, you don't have to be over 55 to enjoy these low impact classes. We will be adding in more fun and games activities, so you can really enjoy your group each week. Each week there is always a cuppa and a chat for everyone after class. Contact Erris Fitness for more information on:- 086 3904370, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Facebook. 


Connacht Pioneer Vigil.

Connacht Pioneer Mini Vigil will take place in the Apperition Church Knock on Friday night 28th September 2018 @ 8.30pm to 12 mid night. All are welcome


Mayo Stroke Support Meeting.

Mayo Stroke Support Group will hold its next meeting on Thursday 27th Sept. 2018 from 11.30am-1.00pm in the Newman Institute (Cathedral Grounds), Ballina. Topic: ‘Effective Communication with your Family and Healthcare Providers’ This information session is for anyone who has experienced stroke, and their spouses/partners, wider family members, carers. Admission is free of charge. No booking required. For further information, contact Barbara on 096-80451 or Ailish on 094-9049172


Golf Results.

Results from Crossmolina golf society outing in Westport on Sat 15 Sept. Over all winner Michael Herr. Cat 1 Conor Reilly. Cat 2 Johnny Leonard. Front 9 Patrick Fox. Back 9 Enda Jordan. Visitors prize Bernard McDermott.


Wedding Bells 

Congratulation to Brenda Hanahoe Kinard Crossmolina and John Connelly Oranmore Galway who were married in Galway with reception in Salthill Hotel. They are wished many years of good Health and Happiness from their may friends  


Votes of Sympathy.

At the Executive meeting of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club on Tuesday night 11th September Votes of sympathy were expressed to the Family’s of the following who died recently. Mary Browne nee Foley The Moorings Ballina formerly of St Patricks Ave Crossmolina, Edward Gillispie Fiddaun Keenagh, Michael Hopkins Eskeragh, Ann. Marie Corduff Knockaphunta Park Westport Rd Castlebar formerly of Mullenmore Rd, Charlie Finnerty Ardvarnen Moygownagh, Joie O’Hora nee Maughan Rathnaconeen Ballina, Paddy McAndrew St Marys Park Crossmolina,  Sarah Loftus nee Noone Cloughbrack Bofeenaun, Josie Moran Killala cousin of John Moran Lecarrow,  Maureen Boland nee Anderson Moneymore Crossmolina, Willie Garrett Mullenmore Rd Crossmolina, Margaret Gallagher Knockmore mother of Martin Mullenmore Crossmolina, Lena Togher nee Wilson Drum Clogher Belmullet mother of Mary Gallagher Lecarrow, Margaret Donohue nee Loftus USA formerly of Dooleeg sister of John Loftus, Padraic Hopkins Ballina St formerly of Dooleeg, Owen Joseph Walker Castlefield Manor Ballina father of John North Mayo GAA Secretary, P.J. Cafferkey Fairfield husband of Margaret Duffy Erris St, Kathriona Clancy nee McHale Artane, Dublin formerly of Rathball Knochanillaun, Conor Dempsey Rathduff, Cloghans,  Knockmore, Michael Jordan Kilkenny Cross Castlebar father of Toni of Sticks Bar Crossmolina. May they rest in peace.