Ballyheigue Notes written by Michael Burkett
*Ballyheigue Notes written by Michael Burkett*
*Death:* The death has occurred of Joanna Hussey (nee Maunsell) of Marian
Park, Ballyheigue and formerly of Lerrig, Ardfert, Co. Kerry, peacefully at
home on 5th December 2019, cherished wife of Ned and dearest mother of
Gary, Liam and the late baby Claire. Sadly missed by her loving family, her
brothers Philip, Seán & Brendan, sisters Sarah, Maura, Una, Martha &
Louise, Gary’s fianceé Noemi, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews,
nieces, relatives and many friends. Rest in Peace.
Reposed at The Gleasure Funeral Home, Tralee on Sunday with removal to St.
Mary’s Church, Ballyheigue. Requiem Mass took place on Monday. Interment
afterwards in the Holy Family Cemetery, Ballyheigue.
*Coursing Lotto:* The following numbers were drawn on Monday 2nd December
in Ballyheigue and District Coursing Club Lotto 184.108.40.206. The Jackpot was
not won. The €50 winner was Michelle O Carroll c/o Pat. The €25 winner were
Agnes O Brien c/o Kitty, Christopher O Brien c/o Kitty and Quinn Hayes c/o
Christina. Next week’s Jackpot €2,100.
*Rescheduled Xmas Bazaar*
Please take note that the Ballyheigue Christmas Bazaar, which was cancelled
for safety reasons due to Storm Atiyah, will be held this Sunday, 15th
December, at 5.30 pm in the Community Centre. Lovely festive occasion for
all to experience the seasonal spirit with huge hampers thrown in for the
*Senior Citizens’ Party*
This Celebration will take place this Sunday as planned in the White Sands
Hotel at 2.00pm sharp. A lovely convivial treat for our esteemed Senior
Citizens. Remaining tickets, at just 10 euros, can be purchased at the door
on the day.
*Ballyheigue Community Centre*
Bingo: Come and join us for our Christmas Bingo night on Thursday December
12th @ 8:30pm.
Lots of prizes to be won. Everyone welcome!
General Worker position: We currently have a vacancy for 19.5 hours a week
for a general worker position within the Community Centre. Some duties
include – cleaning and helping with our Daycare and respite Daycare. Full
job description available from the Community Centre. Must be in receipt of
a social welfare payment. Closing date for receipt of applications December
13th @ 5pm. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or post CV to the
*Community Games *
Our Annual Table Quiz will be held on Friday 27th December at 8.30pm in
Flahives bar, Ballyheigue. E20 for a table of 4 with spot prizes on the
night. All support is greatly appreciated. It’s always a great night of fun
to test your knowledge after the Christmas.