Passing of one of Mayo's oldest personalities

THE death has occurred of Michael Prendergast, Dalton Community Nursing Unit, Claremorris, and Gowlaun, Kilkelly.

A much-loved and respected personalty, he was in his 103rd year.

He was predeceased by his wife Agnes (née Weaver) and daughter Mary.

Interment took place yesterday in St. Celsus Cemetery, Culmore, following Requiem Mass in St. Celsus Church, Kilkelly.

May his gentle soul rest in peace.