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100th Birthday Celebration For Eileen

Thursday, 29 December 2016

100th Birthday Celebration For Eileen thumbnailEileen Hynes cutting her 100th birthday cake.

EILEEN Hynes celebrated her 100th birthday recently surrounded by her family and friends.

Eileen Hynes, nee Jones, was born on December 15th 1916. She married her best friend Bill Hynes and they went on to have 10 children - seven sons Pat, Billy, Flan, Donal, Seán, Michael and Ger, and three daughters Mary, Theresa and Bernie.

Over the years her family continued to grow with 30 grandchildren, 40 great grandchildren with another two due in the New Year and one great great grandchild, soon to be joined by another.

Following a healthy and happy life she turned 100 years last Thursday week, where she celebrated her wonderful day among family and friends. Relatives and loved ones travelled from all parts of the country and came home from overseas to join Eileen for a celebration and Mass of thanksgiving concelebrated by her two cousins Fr Michael Enright and Fr John O'Connor.

Eileen Hynes is one amazing woman, treasured by each and every one of her family immediate and extended and the many friends she has made over the years.

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