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Memorial bench unveiled and blessed in Roscrea

Thursday, 6 September 2018

Memorial bench unveiled and blessed in Roscrea thumbnailOrganisers, Fr Harding, families and friends at the blessing of the memorial bench on the bypass in Roscrea last week. MT36601PJW

On Tuesday evening of last week, the blessing of a new Memorial Bench on the bypass in Roscrea took place. Family and friends of the loved ones got together for the blessing with members of Tidy Towns, Age Friendly with Fr Harding doing the blessing. This bench was sponsored by the families of deceased Pat Lee, David Fitzpatrick, Noel Kelly, Sarah Cunnigham, past members of Tidy Towns, Killavilla United FC & Age Friendly.
Community activist Shane Lee who came up with this idea thanked the named above for their kindness on getting this bench where it is today. Shane spoke about the importance of Tidy Towns in the community and the work they do on a daily basis.
Shane also thanked Roscrea CE Scheme Tipperary County Council for supporting this project with TII (Transport Infrastructure Ireland) with allowing this bench to be put in this beautiful location. They hope you enjoy the peaceful area where this Memorial Bench is located.

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