Category Archives: Obituaries

‘Maureen always had a supportive word – and was never in flat shoes’

THE parish of Glenflesk and the wider Killarney community was shocked and very saddened to learn of the death, at a young age, of the hugely popular Maureen Kelliher who passed away, unexpectedly, at her home in Artigallivan, Headford on Wednesday. A real community woman and a great mum, who adored her four children, she… Continue Reading

Shock and sadness after river tragedy

THE woman who drowned in a freak kayaking accident in the River Roughty at the weekend has been named as 35-year-old Brita Waters. She was residing in Douglas in Cork but previously lived in Baldoyle in Dublin and Dungarvan, Co Waterford. Ms Waters, a social worker, was enjoying an adventure sports day trip to Kerry… Continue Reading