Death of Mary Stokes

Pictured is the funeral cortege of Mary Theresa Stokes, Kilboderry, Carrick-on-Shannon, wife of Tom who was buried in St Mary's cemetery last Tuesday. She is survived by 19 children, 10 sons and nine daughters, 136 granchildren, 174 great grandchildren and five great great grandchildren. Mary passed away just three days short of her 60th wedding anniversary to Tom.
Pictured is the funeral cortege of Mary Theresa Stokes, Kilboderry, Carrick-on-Shannon, wife of Tom who was buried in St Mary’s cemetery last Tuesday.

Pictured is the funeral cortege of Mary Theresa Stokes, Kilboderry, Carrick-on-Shannon, wife of Tom who was buried in St Mary’s cemetery last Tuesday.

She is survived by 19 children, 10 sons and nine daughters, 136 granchildren, 174 great grandchildren and five great great grandchildren giving a total of 315 of an extended family. Mary passed away just three days short of her 60th wedding anniversary to Tom. Hundreds turned out to pay their respects.